Hockey

LAS VEGAS | Marc-Andre Fleury inks 3-year extension with Knights

LAS VEGAS  — It didn’t take long for Marc-Andre Fleury to fall in love with his new hometown during his first season with the Vegas Golden Knights. Now, it looks as though he’ll spend the rest of his career here. The Golden Knights agreed to terms Friday with the three-time Stanley Cup champion goalie on … Continue reading LAS VEGAS | Marc-Andre Fleury inks 3-year extension with Knights

CHICAGO | Blackhawks unload Hossa’s contract in trade with Coyotes

CHICAGO — The Chicago Blackhawks traded Marian Hossa and Vinnie Hinostroza to the Arizona Coyotes on Thursday, parting with a promising young forward in order to clear out a troublesome contract. The Blackhawks also sent defenseman Jordan Oesterle and a third-round pick in the 2019 draft to the Coyotes for forwards Marcus Kruger, MacKenzie Entwistle … Continue reading CHICAGO | Blackhawks unload Hossa’s contract in trade with Coyotes

HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | Canadian town mourns 15 killed when truck, team bus collide

HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | April 8, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) A hockey arena became the epicenter of grief for a small Canadian town Sunday as friends, relatives and those who housed members of a youth hockey team gathered to mourn 15 people killed when a semi-trailer slammed into the team’s bus. Fourteen were also injured, some critically, in … Continue reading HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | Canadian town mourns 15 killed when truck, team bus collide

NIPAWIN Saskatchewan | 14 die when truck collides with hockey team’s bus in Canada

NIPAWIN, Saskatchewan | April 7, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Canadians were moved to tears on Saturday after fourteen people were killed and 15 others injured when a truck collided with a bus carrying a junior hockey team to a playoff game. The bus driving the Humboldt Broncos had 29 passengers, including the driver, when it crashed at … Continue reading NIPAWIN Saskatchewan | 14 die when truck collides with hockey team’s bus in Canada

At Olympic Games, Kim Jong Un’s sister takes VIP seat

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea/February 9, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s younger sister took her place among dignitaries from around the world, including U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, at the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on Friday in an unprecedented visit to South Korea. The trip by Kim Yo Jong is … Continue reading At Olympic Games, Kim Jong Un’s sister takes VIP seat

Sabres’ Pominville can see how Winter Classic has evolved

NEW YORK/December 31, 2017  (AP)(STL.News) — Jason Pominville can appreciate how much everything around the Winter Classic has changed over the years. He was with the Sabres when they played in the first one 10 years ago in suburban Buffalo, in a 2-1 shootout loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins. Now, after four seasons in Minnesota, he’s back … Continue reading Sabres’ Pominville can see how Winter Classic has evolved

US rallies to 4-3 shootout win over Canada in outdoor game

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y/December 29,2017(AP)(STL.News)—Brady Tkachuk and Kieffer Bellows found enough traction in the snow to score shootout goals and cap the United States‘ 4-3 victory over Canada on Friday in international hockey‘s first outdoor game. Tkachuk and Ron Perunovich scored 34 seconds apart in the third period to rally the United States from a 3-1 … Continue reading US rallies to 4-3 shootout win over Canada in outdoor game

Coyotes get 1st win, beat Flyers in OT after blowing lead – NHL

PHILADELPHIA/October 31, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) —  NHL:  The struggling Arizona Coyotes finally got their first win of the season — but it sure didn’t come easy. Alex Goligoski scored late in overtime after the Coyotes blew a two-goal lead in the final minute of regulation during a 4-3 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Monday night. … Continue reading Coyotes get 1st win, beat Flyers in OT after blowing lead – NHL