Hockey

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Sabres forward Evander Kane was arrested by Buffalo police Friday, and faces numerous charges for allegedly grabbing three women by the neck, hair and arms during an altercation at a downtown bar last month. The 24-year-old Kane was handcuffed after turning...
The Tampa Bay Lightning avoided arbitration with forward Alex Killorn, agreeing to terms on a $31.15 million, seven-year contract. He'll count $4.45 million against the salary cap through the 2022-23 season. Killorn, who turns 27 in September, has 53 goals and 85 assists for 138...
The Tampa Bay Lightning avoided arbitration with forward Alex Killorn, agreeing to terms on a $31.15 million, seven-year contract. He'll count $4.45 million against the salary cap through the 2022-23 season. Killorn, who turns 27 in September, has 53 goals and 85 assists for 138...
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) — Sidney Crosby has received a rousing reception during a parade in Canada, with the Pittsburgh Penguins captain showing off the Stanley Cup to his hometown fans. Crosby rode in the back of a pickup truck and displayed the Cup on top of the cab, lifting...
George McPhee has been hired as general manager of the NHL's expansion Las Vegas franchise. Owner Bill Foley announced McPhee as the franchise's first GM at a news conference Wednesday afternoon in Las Vegas. McPhee will be in charge of building the team from scratch to begin...
George McPhee has been hired as general manager of the NHL's expansion Las Vegas franchise, according to a person with direct knowledge of the decision. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because owner Bill Foley's announcement news conference isn...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Once Lightning captain Steven Stamkos took himself off the free-agent market, the Buffalo Sabres turned to Plan B: Kyle Okposo. The Sabres signed the former New York Islanders forward to a seven-year, $42 million contract in one of the first deals completed...
Paul Bissonnette's fists and fingers have provided entertainment for hockey fans for years. He was at it again at the start of the NHL's free agency period on Friday, having a little fun with his job search as it unfolded. "The biggest thing is making GM's feel like you have...
NHL teams combined to make a flurry of deals on the first shift of free agency. Soon after the puck dropped to open the market Friday, a slew of players cashed in as franchises aggressively agreed to deals with the best players available. Kyle Okposo and Milan Lucic each got $42...