Posts Tagged Professional hockey

Stamkos scores twice, Lightning beat Flyers 4-3

Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) celebrates with defenseman Jason Garrison (5) after Garrison scored a goal against the Philadelphia Flyers during the third period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. The Lightning won the game 4-3. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Steven Stamkos had two goals and an assist, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-3 on Thursday night.

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NHL suspends Rangers D Moore 5 games for head hit

Minnesota Wild's Erik Haula (56) falls down after being hit by New York Rangers' John Moore (17) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, in New York. Moore was given a match penalty on the hit. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — The NHL suspended New York Rangers defenseman John Moore on Wednesday for five games without pay for an illegal hit to the head of Minnesota Wild forward Erik Haula.

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Net gain: NYR Lundqvist repped by Federer’s agency

In this Sept. 8, 2013, file photo, New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist watches play during the women's singles final of the 2013 U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York. Roger Federer's long-time agent is branching out beyond tennis. The agency headed by Tony Godsick _ who has worked with 17-time major champion Federer for nearly a decade _ will represent Henrik Lundqvist for off-ice marketing deals. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Federer’s longtime agent is branching out beyond tennis.

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Howe’s family says his condition is guarded

In this Feb. 2, 2012 file photo, Hockey Hall of Famer Gordie Howe, part owner of the Western Hockey League's Vancouver Giants, looks on during news conference in Vancouver, British Columbia. Hockey great Gordie Howe has lost some function on the right side of his body after having a stroke Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014 in Texas. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darryl Dyck, File)

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Gordie Howe’s family says the hockey Hall of Famer’s condition remains “guarded” but his spirits are good after a significant stroke Sunday.

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Ex-Islanders co-owner may try to withdraw plea

NEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer for a former part-owner of the New York Islanders says his client may try to withdraw his guilty plea after learning he would be sentenced to 20 years in prison.

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