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Canucks' Rick Tocchet wins Jack Adams Award as NHL's coach of the year

Canucks' Rick Tocchet wins Jack Adams Award as NHL's coach of the year

NEW YORK — Rick Tocchet of the Vancouver Canucks is this season's Jack Adams Award winner as the NHL's coach of the year. The league announced Tocchet as the recipient, as selected by the NHL Broadcasters’ Association, on Wednesday.
Assistant coach Marc Savard departs Calgary Flames

Assistant coach Marc Savard departs Calgary Flames

CALGARY — Calgary Flames assistant coach Marc Savard and the NHL club have agreed to part company. The Flames announced Savard's departure Wednesday.
Strong play in Latin America has Canada's Matthew Anderson closer to golf dreams

Strong play in Latin America has Canada's Matthew Anderson closer to golf dreams

Matthew Anderson doesn't hesitate when asked what his long-term goals are as a professional golfer. "Win on the PGA Tour, be a top ranked player in the world. That is absolutely the goal," said Anderson. The 24-year-old from Mississauga, Ont.
Will the Oilers, the last Canadian team in the NHL playoffs, become Canada's team?

Will the Oilers, the last Canadian team in the NHL playoffs, become Canada's team?

The Edmonton Oilers are the last Canadian team left in the NHL playoffs and have the most Canadians on their roster of any remaining team.
Canadians Diallo, Stakusic one win away from qualifying for French Open

Canadians Diallo, Stakusic one win away from qualifying for French Open

PARIS — Canadians Gabriel Diallo and Marina Stakusic are a win away from advancing to their first Grand Slam main draw.
Bayer Leverkusen's unbeaten run ended 3-0 by Atalanta and Lookman hat trick in Europa League final

Bayer Leverkusen's unbeaten run ended 3-0 by Atalanta and Lookman hat trick in Europa League final

DUBLIN (AP) — Spoiler alert. Atalanta winger Ademola Lookman was unstoppable and Bayer Leverkusen’s impossible dream of completing an entire season unbeaten with a hat trick of titles proved to be just that.
Bruins' braintrust says off-season priority is signing goalie Jeremy Swayman

Bruins' braintrust says off-season priority is signing goalie Jeremy Swayman

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Bruins general manager Don Sweeney is ready to go with a goaltender rotation again next season — “if we can make the math work.
Rivalry renewed: A lookback at past Oilers-Stars playoff matchups

Rivalry renewed: A lookback at past Oilers-Stars playoff matchups

DALLAS — Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers are set to meet the well-balanced — and well-rested — Dallas Stars in the NHL's Western Conference final.
York United wastes little time in search for new coach after firing Martin Nash

York United wastes little time in search for new coach after firing Martin Nash

TORONTO — It appears York United FC has wasted little time in its search for a new coach.
Jim Hiller will remain head coach of the Los Angeles Kings after having interim tag removed

Jim Hiller will remain head coach of the Los Angeles Kings after having interim tag removed

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jim Hiller will continue to be the Los Angeles Kings head coach after having the interim tag removed Wednesday by vice president and general manager Rob Blake.