• Coyotes to stay for at least 2 more years under new deal

    In this Wednesday, June 10, 2015, file photo, Arizona Coyotes fans Chris Webb, second from right, and Andrew Hill  show their support for their team as the Glendale Council votes whether to back out of an arena lease agreement with the NHL team during a special council meeting in Glendale, Ariz. The Arizona Coyotes and the city of Glendale have agreed to amend an existing lease agreement, which could end an ongoing legal battle between the two sides that raised questions about the team's long-term future in Glendale. The City Council will vote on the amendments to the 15-year, $225 million lease for Gila River Arena during a meeting on Friday, July 24. (David Kadlubowski/The Arizona Republic via AP, File)  MARICOPA COUNTY OUT; MAGS OUT; NO SALES; MANDATORY CREDIT

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Glendale City Council voted unanimously in favor of a restructured arena lease agreement with the Arizona Coyotes on Friday, keeping the team in the desert for at least two more years.

  • Alexander Semin joins Montreal after 3 years with Carolina

    MONTREAL (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens have signed Alexander Semin to a one-year contract for $1.1 million. The forward who once scored 40 goals with Washington has spent the last three seasons with the Carolina Hurricanes.

  • Maple Leafs hire longtime Devils exec Lou Lamoriello as GM

    Toronto Maple Leafs President Brendan Shanahan, left,  and Lou Lamoriello hold up a jersey at a news conference to announce Lamoriello has been named the new general manager of the Maple Leafs NHL hockey team in Toronto, Thursday, July 23, 2015. (Galit Rodan/The Canadian Press via AP)

    TORONTO (AP) — Brendan Shanahan’s new-school Toronto Maple Leafs front office built on his philosophy of differing viewpoints has a new voice, and this one comes with a lot of NHL experience.

  • Buffalo Sabres re-sign forward D’Amigo to 1-year contract

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres have re-signed forward Jerry D’Amigo to a one-year contract.

  • Arizona Coyotes find resolution to legal dispute with city

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes and the city of Glendale have agreed to amend an existing lease agreement, which could end an ongoing legal battle between the two sides that raised questions about the team’s long-term future in Glendale.