NHL

9:33 PM ET Emily KaplanESPN Seattle has officially applied to be the NHL’s 32nd team. The paperwork — plus a $10 million down payment — arrived Tuesday, nearly two months after commissioner Gary Bettman authorized an ownership group, the Oak View Group, to conduct a season-ticket drive in Seattle and invited the city to apply
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1:24 PM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN A recap of the Pyeongchang men’s and women’s hockey tournaments, with a focus on Team USA’s gold-medal quests. Three Stars 1. Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson, USA History was made in Team USA’s 5-0 win over the Olympic Athletes From Russia, as the three-time Olympian scored two goals in six seconds in the
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Feb 9, 2018 Greg WyshynskiESPN The Canadian Forces National Investigation Service charged former NHL player Dave “Tiger” Williams with sexual assault on Wednesday. According to the NIS, the charges are related to reported incidents during a Canadian Armed Forces flight to Latvia in December for a “sanctioned morale visit” to armed forces personnel overseas. Williams,
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3:20 PM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN The silver medal was placed around Swedish captain Lias Andersson’s neck, the traditional award for the team that loses the final game at the Under-20 IIHF World Junior Championship. Canada had defeated Sweden for gold on Friday night. Andersson frankly wasn’t having any of it. He glanced at the silver
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BUFFALO, N.Y. — Tyler Steenbergen redirected in Connor Timmins’ pass to break a tie with 1 minute, 40 seconds left and Canada beat Sweden 3-1 to win the world junior hockey championship Friday night. With the mostly red-and-white, Maple Leaf-flag-waving crowd still celebrating, Alex Formenton then sealed Canada’s 17th gold medal victory by scoring into
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GUELPH, Ontario — Bruce Hood, the former NHL referee who worked 1,100 games over 21 seasons, died Friday of prostate cancer. He was 81. Kevin Hood said his father died at a hospice surrounded by family in Guelph. Bruce Hood was on the ice for some of the NHL’s most iconic moments, including Bobby Orr’s
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