Hockey

In this photo provided by South Korea Unification Ministry, South Korean Vice Unification Minister Chun Hae-sung, right, shakes hands with the head of North Korean delegation Jon Jong Su before their meeting at Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone in Paju, South Korea, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. The two Koreas are meeting Wednesday for the third time in about 10 days to continue their discussions on Olympics cooperation, days ahead of talks with the IOC on North Korean participation in the upcoming Winter Games in the South. (South Korea Unification Ministry via AP)
January 17, 2018 - 10:53 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The rival Koreas agreed Wednesday to form their first unified Olympic team and have their athletes parade together for the first time in 11 years during the opening ceremony of next month's Winter Olympics in South Korea, officials said. The agreements still require...
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Vegas Golden Knights' Shea Theodore (27), William Karlsson (71) and Jonathan Marchessault celebrate Karlsson's goal against the Edmonton Oilers during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/David Becker)
January 15, 2018 - 8:12 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A day after the NHL's biggest surprise team lost a rare home game in front of the biggest crowd of the season, more than 10,000 fans flooded downtown Las Vegas for a Golden Knights fan fest. That's the kind of impact their record-shattering first half has had in the community. The...
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Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon, front, gestures to goaltender Jonathan Bernier after McKinnon scored a goal against the Anaheim Ducks in the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
January 15, 2018 - 6:46 pm
DENVER (AP) — The save by Jonathan Bernier that sticks out the most was the one where he simply stuck out his stick. Out of sheer desperation, no less. To thwart what looked to be a sure goal, too. It's just another sign of how well things have been going for the Colorado Avalanche in recent weeks...
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Dallas Stars right wing Alexander Radulov (47), of Russia, and center Tyler Seguin (91) celebrate after Seguin scored the game-winning goal in overtime in an NHL hockey game against the Boston Bruins, Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, Boston. The Stars won 3-2. Bruins defenseman Matt Grzelcyk (48) skates by the net. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
January 15, 2018 - 5:23 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Tyler Seguin made a move at the left circle to get past one defender, then skated into the slot as the other two Bruins went to the ice. He swooped wide to Anton Khudobin's glove side, inducing the goalie to leave his skates as well, and then flipped the puck into the net for the game...
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FILE - In this April 6, 2017, file photo, women's ice hockey players of South Korea, in white, and North Korea, in red, pose for a photo with International Ice Hockey Federation officials after their Ice Hockey Women's World Championship Division II Group A game in Gangneung, South Korea. North and South Korea agreed on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, in principle to field a joint women's ice hockey team during next month's Olympics in South Korea, and relayed their position to the International Olympic Committee. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)
January 15, 2018 - 6:51 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North and South Korea want to field a joint women's hockey team at the Pyeongchang Olympics, and have relayed their position to the International Olympic Committee, officials in Seoul said Monday. A joint team at the games in South Korea would require IOC approval. But if...
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Washington Capitals' Jakub Vrana (13), of the Czech Republic, and Carolina Hurricanes' Noah Hanifin (5) skate for the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Friday, Jan. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
January 12, 2018 - 10:50 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Hurricanes learned a tough lesson over the past 1½ weeks: No lead is safe on home ice against the Washington Capitals. Jay Beagle scored with 1.3 seconds remaining and the Capitals rallied to beat the Hurricanes 4-3 on Friday night. Brett Connolly notched the tying...
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Ottawa Senators left wing Ryan Dzingel (18) celebrates his goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, in Ottawa, Ontario. (Fred Chartrand/The Canadian Press via AP)
January 06, 2018 - 10:33 pm
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Ryan Dzingel scored twice and Mark Stone had a goal and two assists to help the Ottawa Senators beat the league-leading Tampa Bay Lightning 6-3 on Saturday night. Matt Duchene, Zack Smith and Jean-Gabriel Pageau also scored for the Senators, who have won consecutive games for...
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Canada captain Dillon Dube right, flips the puck around during hockey practice ahead of the upcoming semifinal of the IIHF World Junior Championships, against the Czech Republic in Buffalo, N.Y., Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)
January 04, 2018 - 3:56 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The head of the International Ice Hockey Federation says he will do everything in his power to persuade the NHL to take part in the 2022 Beijing Olympics. The NHL won't allow its players to participate in the Winter Games next month in South Korea. Federation president Rene'...
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U.S. goaltender Joseph Woll (31) makes a save as Russia forward German Rubtsov (17) is hit by U.S. forward Ryan Poehling (4) during the first period of a quarterfinal in the IIHF world junior hockey championships in Buffalo, N.Y., Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)
January 03, 2018 - 12:45 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The United States used another late goal to continue its gold medal defense at the world junior hockey championship. Kieffer Bellows scored his second goal with 7:29 left in the third period to lead the U.S. in a 4-2 quarterfinal victory over Russia on Tuesday night. Kailer...
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Troy Terry waves to the crowd as the roster for the men's USA Olympic hockey team is announced at the NHL Winter Classic hockey game between the Buffalo Sabres and the New York Rangers at CitiField in New York on Monday, Jan. 1, 2018. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)
January 01, 2018 - 5:27 pm
Without the ability to pick from a generation of young American stars, USA Hockey is leaning on a longtime NHL winger as captain and hopes a diverse roster can capture an Olympic medal. At the Winter Classic in New York on Monday, the U.S. named veteran Brian Gionta captain as it unveiled its...
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