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Jones off to strong start as she aims for another Players' Championship title

TORONTO — Winnipeg's Jennifer Jones maintained her strong start at the Players' Championship while Ottawa's Rachel Homan continued to stumble.
Panarin scores in OT, Blue Jackets beat Capitals in Game 1

Panarin scores in OT, Blue Jackets beat Capitals in Game 1

WASHINGTON — The Columbus Blue Jackets went down two goals and three forwards and left with a Game 1 victory.
Potent Lightning display depth, beat Devils 5-2 in Game 1

Potent Lightning display depth, beat Devils 5-2 in Game 1

TAMPA, Fla. — Captain Steven Stamkos and high-scoring Nikita Kucherov garner lots of attention. However, the Tampa Bay Lightning are hardly a two-man show.
'Lost my best friend:' Family celebrates birthday of youngest bus crash victim

'Lost my best friend:' Family celebrates birthday of youngest bus crash victim

MONTMARTRE, Sask. — Adam Herold was known in Saskatchewan as a hockey player, but his dad says he was so much more. He was a friendly, small-town boy. He was an "old soul" who liked talking to adults. He was a gardener and a hunter.

Oilers captain McDavid headlines Canada's world championship roster

CALGARY — Oilers superstar Connor McDavid headlines Canada's initial 18-player roster released Thursday for the 2018 IIHF World Championship.

Cherry doesn't agree with one-game suspension for Kings defenceman Doughty

Don Cherry doesn't agree with the one-game suspension that was handed down to Los Angeles Kings defenceman Drew Doughty on Thursday.

Kings' Doughty suspended 1 game for hit on Knights' Carrier

LAS VEGAS — Los Angeles Kings defenceman Drew Doughty was suspended for one game Thursday for an illegal check to the head of Vegas Golden Knights forward William Carrier during Game 1 of the first-round playoff series.
Penguins defence quietly doing its job against Flyers

Penguins defence quietly doing its job against Flyers

PITTSBURGH — Lost amid Sidney Crosby's latest attempt to win the NHL batting title and Evgeni Malkin's one-on-three brilliance during the Pittsburgh Penguins' clinical dismantling of the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 1 is this: The two-time defending S

Jets believe resiliency that led to big regular season will continue in playoffs

WINNIPEG — For a young team, the Winnipeg Jets showed a resiliency and ability to adjust this regular season worthy of a veteran squad. Those qualities are being put to the test again early in the playoffs.

Tony Stewart, Ward family settle wrongful death lawsuit

UTICA, N.Y. — Tony Stewart and the parents of Kevin Ward Jr.