Hockey

Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver has threatened to relocate the team if the city doesn’t help pay for arena renovations. (Image: Mark J. Rebilas/USA TODAY Sports)

Phoenix Suns Owner Threatens to Move Team to Las Vegas, Seattle

Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver might be taking his ball and going somewhere else. The real estate developer reportedly told the Phoenix City Council that he would move the NBA team to either Las Vegas or Seattle if he doesn’t get funding on renovations to the team’s arena. Sarver wants […]

UMass is ranked No. 1 in the country in college hockey for the first time in school history. (Image: UMass Athletics)

UMass Ranked No. 1 in College Hockey Poll for the First Time in School History

The University of Massachusetts has produced a few notable professional players since it revived its hockey program in 1993. But until this week, UMass has never been considered the best team in the country. That changed when the College Hockey Online Top 20 poll was released on Monday, which had […]

Seattle hockey fans celebrate after the announcement was made Tuesday that their city was getting an NHL franchise. (Image: Seattle Times)

Seattle Gets NHL Expansion Hockey Team for 2021-2022 Season

Seattle fans got an early Christmas present from the NHL on Tuesday when the league, as expected, awarded the city an expansion hockey team. They will be the 32nd organization and were unanimously approved by the NHL’s board of governors at the league’s meeting in Sea Island, Georgia. The company […]

The Buffalo Sabres celebrate after winning their 10th consecutive game on Tuesday night. (Image: James McCoy/Buffalo News)

Buffalo Sabres Ride 10-Game Winning Streak to Best Record in NHL

The Buffalo Sabres finished the 2017-18 season with the worst record in the NHL. That only makes their current form all the more remarkable, as the team has now won 10 straight to put themselves at the top of the standings after 25 games this year. Following a 3-2 overtime […]

Winnipeg Jets' Patrik Laine (29), of Finland, is congratulated by Brendan Lemieux after scoring during the second period against the St. Louis Blues. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Patrik Laine Scores 5 Goals, First 5-Goal Game in NHL Since 2011 (Video)

Patrik Laine, right winger for the Winnipeg Jets (13-7-2), put on a scoring clinic against the St. Louis Blues (8-11-3) with a dazzling five-goal performance. Laine’s five goals were the most scored in the NHL since 2011, when Johan Franzen from the Detroit Red Wings scored five times. Remarkably, Laine […]

Ken Hitchcock, with the third-most wins in NHL coaching history, running a practice with the Dallas Stars last season. (Image: AP)

Ken Hitchcock Comes Out of Retirement to Coach the Edmonton Oilers

The Edmonton Oilers fired head coach Todd McLellan on Tuesday and replaced him with legendary coach, Ken Hitchcock, who came out of retirement to join the Oilers. After 20 games, the Oilers started the season 9-10-1 and languishing at the bottom of the Pacific Division. The team needed a wake-up […]