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Manziel Hopes to "Regain Everyone's Trust"

Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel has apologized to the team and its fans and asked for privacy during his recovery... Read »

Apr 17, 2015
Jameis Winston Sued by Woman Who Accused Him of Rape

Jameis Winston Sued by Woman Who Accused Him of Rape

A former Florida State University student on Thursday filed a lawsuit against top NFL prospect Jameis Winston... Read »

Apr 17, 2015
Ex-NFL Player Strangled Cellmate: Coroner

Ex-NFL Player Strangled Cellmate: Coroner

Former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips killed his cellmate by strangling him, authorities said Thursday. The Kern Read »

Apr 17, 2015
Wild Opens Playoff Series With 4-2 Victory Over Blues

Wild Opens Playoff Series With 4-2 Victory Over Blues

Jason Zucker and Matt Dumba gave Minnesota a two-goal lead through two periods and the Wild kept chances to a... Read »

Apr 17, 2015
Red Wings Beat Lightning 3-1 in Game 1

Red Wings Beat Lightning 3-1 in Game 1

The Red Wings won Game 1 of their opening-round Eastern Conference series against the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2... Read »

Apr 17, 2015
Rangers' Score in First Period Wins Game Against Penguins

Rangers' Score in First Period Wins Game Against Penguins

Derick Brassard and Ryan McDonagh scored in the first period and Henrik Lundqvist made the goals stand up as the New... Read »

Apr 16, 2015
NHL Playoffs: Red and Blue Faceoff Rookie Goalies

NHL Playoffs: Red and Blue Faceoff Rookie Goalies

The NHL playoffs are usually as unpredictable as they are dramatic, hence that old adage about the hot goaltender... Read »

Apr 16, 2015
Adrian Peterson Reinstated After NFL Suspension

Adrian Peterson Reinstated After NFL Suspension

The NFL has reinstated Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson on Thursday, clearing the way for him to... Read »

Apr 16, 2015
Calgary Flames Defeat Vancouver Canucks 2-1

Calgary Flames Defeat Vancouver Canucks 2-1

Defenseman Kris Russell scored with just under 30 seconds remaining in the third period, lifting the Calgary Flames... Read »

Apr 16, 2015
Canadiens Take Senators in Wild Playoff Opener

Canadiens Take Senators in Wild Playoff Opener

Brian Flynn's goal was the winner at the end of a wild second period that saw five goals scored and Subban ejected... Read »

Apr 16, 2015
Blackhawks Defeat Predators 4-3 in Double OT

Blackhawks Defeat Predators 4-3 in Double OT

Duncan Keith scored at 7:49 of double overtime, and the Chicago Blackhawks rallied from a three-goal deficit after... Read »

Apr 16, 2015

Best of the 2015 NHL Playoffs

The 2015 NHL playoffs are officially underway. Check out these photos highlighting the best teams in the league and... View »

Apr 27, 2015
Young Forwards Lead Islanders Past Capitals, 4-1

Young Forwards Lead Islanders Past Capitals, 4-1

Ryan Strome is 21 years old, Brock Nelson is 23, and Josh Bailey is 25. Entering Wednesday night, the trio of New... Read »

Apr 16, 2015
NHL Playoffs: After Midseason Arrival, Dubnyk Still Going Strong with Wild

NHL Playoffs: After Midseason Arrival, Dubnyk Still Going Strong with...

The Minnesota Wild were flailing three months ago, when a potential remedy for their problems was located in the... Read »

Apr 15, 2015
Red Wings Begin Playoffs Amid Uncertainty Over Future

Red Wings Begin Playoffs Amid Uncertainty Over Future

Mike Babcock is in the final year of his contract, Henrik Zetterberg and Pavel Datsyuk aren't getting any younger —... Read »

Apr 15, 2015
WATCH: Blackhawks Player Surprises Firefighters With Pizza

WATCH: Blackhawks Player Surprises Firefighters With Pizza

What would you do if your favorite Chicago Blackhawks player showed up at your doorstep with dinner? Read »

Apr 15, 2015
NHL Playoffs Opening Night: What to Know

NHL Playoffs Opening Night: What to Know

Heres a look at what's happening as the NHL playoffs begin Wednesday night. Read »

Apr 15, 2015
Canadiens' Max Pacioretty to Miss Game 1 With Upper-Body Injury

Canadiens' Max Pacioretty to Miss Game 1 With Upper-Body Injury

The Montreal Canadiens will be without team scoring leader Max Pacioretty to start the playoffs. Read »

Apr 15, 2015
Bruins Fire GM Chiarelli 4 Years After Stanley Cup

Bruins Fire GM Chiarelli 4 Years After Stanley Cup

President Cam Neely announced that Chiarelli has been relieved of his duties as general manager of the Boston Bruins... Read »

Apr 15, 2015
NHL Playoffs: No Matter the Style, Goaltenders Getting Tougher to Beat

NHL Playoffs: No Matter the Style, Goaltenders Getting Tougher to Beat

Hall of Famer Patrick Roy treated the question almost like a shot on net, deflecting it away when hit with whether... Read »

Apr 15, 2015

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