• Penguins to start camp with Kessel next to Crosby

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins aren’t wasting any time with Phil Kessel.

  • Canadiens hire Craig Ramsay as a consultant

    MONTREAL (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens have hired Craig Ramsay as a coaching consultant.

  • Flames sign Mark Giordano to 6-year contract

    CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — The Calgary Flames completed the top task on their summer to-do list by signing captain Mark Giordano to a six-year contract extension.

  • Jacksonville Sharks advance to ArenaBowl

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Tommy Grady threw five of his eight touchdown passes to Joe Hills and the Jacksonville Sharks beat the Philadelphia Soul 61-56 on Sunday night in the Arena Football League’s American Conference championship game.

  • Las Vegas, Quebec City advance in NHL expansion process

    Las Vegas and Quebec City have advanced to the third and potentially final stage to land NHL expansion franchises.

  • In this Aug. 20, 2015,  booking photo made available by the Anoka County Sheriff's office, Minnesota Wild NHL assistant coach Darryl Sydor is shown. Sydor has been charged with drunken driving after being arrested while taking his 12-year-old son to a hockey game. He has been an assistant coach for the past four seasons and also played 18 seasons in the NHL. (AP Photo/Anoka County Sheriff)

    Wild assistant Darryl Sydor charged with drunken driving

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Wild assistant coach Darryl Sydor was jailed on drunken-driving charges Friday after authorities said he became lost trying to take his 12-year-old son to a hockey tournament and ended up apologizing repeatedly to the weeping boy.

  • Former NHL player charged in central New York burglary

    SYLVAN BEACH, N.Y. (AP) — Former New York Rangers player Dale Purinton has been arrested in connection with a central New York burglary.