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Amid blisters and monotony, hockey marathon hits 7th day

BY JOHN WAWROW BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — It was just past 4 a.m. on Thursday when Andrew Tokasz decided it was time to inject...

Erin Andrews, ex-NHL player Jarret Stoll marry in Montana

NEW YORK (AP) — Sportscaster Erin Andrews and former NHL player Jarret Stoll have tied the knot. Publicists for Andrews confirm that the 39-year-old Fox...

NHL movement just getting started going into free agency

BY STEPHEN WHYNO As New York Rangers players cleaned out their lockers after a second-round playoff exit, all the talk was about impending change. That's just...

Los Angeles Kings prospect raised by 2 moms

BY JAY COHEN CHICAGO (AP) — Moments after Jaret Anderson-Dolan was drafted by the Los Angeles Kings, he hugged his mothers Fran and Nancy. They...

Parade of forwards at top of NHL draft

BY JAY COHEN CHICAGO (AP) — Cody Glass played in a youth hockey tournament in Las Vegas when he was 10. His Junior Steelers...

Coyotes get D Niklas Hjalmarsson in trade with Blackhawks

CHICAGO (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes acquired Niklas Hjalmarsson in a trade with the Chicago Blackhawks on Friday, adding a dependable defenseman during a...

Expansion Vegas loads up on D-men, could make more trades

BY STEPHEN WHYNO George McPhee secured a king's ransom to avoid selecting certain players in the Vegas Golden Knights' expansion draft , and he's not...

Edmonton’s Connor McDavid wins first Hart Trophy as NHL MVP

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Connor McDavid won his first Hart Trophy. Hardly anybody in hockey believes it will be his last. The Edmonton captain claimed...

Blackhawks’ Hossa to miss all next season with skin disorder

BY STEPHEN WHYNO Chicago Blackhawks winger Marian Hossa will miss the entire upcoming NHL season because of severe side effects from medication to treat...

Will NHL awards honor Leafs, Oilers, Columbus?

BY JOHN WAWROW Mike Babcock, John Tortorella and Todd McLellan had plenty in common. Not only did the three steer their playoff-starved franchises to the postseason,...

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Community awaits answers in fatal Minnesota police shooting

BY AMY FORLITI and JEFF BAENEN MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An Australian woman who called 911 to report what she believed to be an active sexual...

Tropical Storm Don forms; fourth named storm of 2017

Tropical Storm Don has formed in the Atlantic Ocean. According to the National Hurricane Center, an area of low pressure about 500 miles east of...

Results of Dunbar waste site testing expected by September

City Manager Saeed Kazemi assured city council members that new tests would be conducted on a Dunbar property used for dumping toxic chemicals in...

Tebow doubles in series-ending win over Miracle

Tim Tebow went 3-for-5, including a double as part of a four-run sixth inning for the St. Lucie Mets, who won 7-3 over the...