Olympic hockey FAQ: No NHL players but plenty of intrigue
Why aren't NHL players competing in the 2018 Games? Does the U.S. have any shot without them? Who is the favorite to win gold? Here's a handy primer of everything you need to know about Olympic men's hockey but were afraid to ask.
Belarus hockey leader quits over ban for threats
The top ice hockey official in Belarus has stepped down after he was banned for five years for threatening players over their political beliefs.
Belarus hockey official banned for political abuse
Dmitri Baskov, the top ice hockey official in Belarus, was banned for five years over political abuse, including politically motivated threats against players.
Everything you need to know about NHL players heading back to the Olympics
The 2022 Games will feature a best-on-best tournament for the first time since 2014. Here's intel on tournament format, which countries will be in, and much more.
NHL players to participate in '22 Beijing Olympics
The NHL and NHLPA have come to an agreement with the IIHF and IOC that will allow NHL players to participate in the 2022 Olympic Games in Beijing.
Canada tops U.S. for women's world hockey title
Canada scored in overtime to beat the five-time defending champion United States 3-2 on Tuesday night for its first women's world hockey title since 2012.
U.S. routs Japan as Knight sets U.S. points mark
Hilary Knight had two goals and an assist to lead the United States to a 10-2 win over Japan in the women's world hockey championship quarterfinals on Saturday.
U.S. women's hockey to host Canada in Oct.
The United States will host Canada in two women's hockey games in October as they continue their rivalry ahead of the Winter Olympics in February.
U.S. falls to Canada at women's world hockey
Jamie Rattraw scored twice and Canada overwhelmed the United States 5-1 on Thursday night to take the top spot in Group A at the women's world hockey championship.
Czech Republic wins Group B at hockey worlds
Dominika Laskova scored twice and the Czech Republic beat Germany 2-0 on Wednesday night in the women's world hockey championship to win Group B and avoid having to face the United States or Canada in the quarterfinals.
Knight sets women's world hockey record in win
Hilary Knight passed former U.S. star Cammi Granato with her 45th goal, breaking the all-time record in the women's world hockey championship, and the U.S. defeated Russia 6-0 on Tuesday.
Germany moves on at women's hockey worlds
Julia Zorn, Jule Schiefer and Theresa Wagner scored, and Germany beat Denmark 3-1 on Monday in the women's world hockey championship.
Russia rolls in women's hockey worlds opener
Russia got goals from Valeria Pavlova and Viktoria Kulishova in a 14-second span midway through the second and topped Switzerland 3-1 in its women's world hockey championship opener.
U.S. opens women's hockey worlds with shutout
The United States got goals from Brianna Decker, Kendall Coyne Schofield and Grace Zumwinkle in its 3-0 victory over Switzerland to open the women's hockey championships.
USA women's hockey getting younger, and Caroline Harvey is proof
College will have to wait for the 18-year-old, who will be playing for Team USA at the IIHF Women's World Championship beginning Friday.
Lightning's Cooper to coach Canada in Olympics
Tampa Bay Lightning coach Jon Cooper will coach Team Canada in next year's Winter Olympics if NHL players are allowed to participate. Cooper, who's from British Columbia, led the Lightning to their second straight Stanley Cup title in July.
Pens' Sullivan tapped to coach U.S. hockey team
Along with Mike Sullivan leading the U.S. men's hockey team, USA Hockey also announced that Joel Johnson of the University of St. Thomas will coach the women's national team.
Will NHL players go to the Beijing Olympics?
What seemed like a done deal with the latest CBA in 2020 is now ... not so much a done deal, and time is getting short to make it so.
Ex-skater charged with defrauding virus fund
A former Olympic figure skater has been arrested on charges that he ripped off a program to help struggling small businesses harmed by the coronavirus pandemic, authorities said Tuesday.
What comes next for Black Girl Hockey Club?
As founder Renee Hess is recognized as a finalist for the NHL's Willie O'Ree Community Hero Award, she reflects on how far the group has come, and ponders the future.
U.S. tops Slovakia, on to World Hockey semifinals
Colin Blackwell and Conor Garland scored two goals apiece Thursday, and the United States advanced to the semifinals of hockey's world championship with a 6-1 victory over Slovakia.
U.S. wins group at hockey worlds; quarters next
With a 4-2 victory over Italy at the world hockey championship on Tuesday, the U.S. clinched first in Group B and will play Slovakia in the single-elimination quarterfinals, which start Thursday.
Canada up to 6th at hockey worlds after victory
Adam Henrique had a goal and two assists as Canada beat Kazakhstan 4-2 on Friday at the world hockey championship to move into sixth place in Group B.
U.S. tops Latvia at world hockey championship
The United States beat Latvia 4-2 on Thursday for their third straight win at the world hockey championship.
U.S. blanks Kazakhstan behind Petersen at worlds
Los Angeles Kings goaltender Cal Petersen made 18 saves and the United States beat Kazakhstan 3-0 Tuesday to improve to 2-1 at the IIHF world championship.
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Tokyo Marathon postponed, 2022 race canceled due to COVID-19
The Tokyo Marathon has been postponed until March and the 2022 edition canceled due to the COVID-19 state of emergency in Japan's capital, event organizers said.
IOC to have tight COVID-19 countermeasures in place for Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics
The Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics will have tight COVID-19 countermeasures in place to ensure the safety of all participants, the International Olympic Committee said Friday.
AIBA to offer prize money to medalists at amateur world boxing championships
The International Boxing Association said a total prize fund of $2.6 million was in place to award medalists in each category at the men's amateur world championships, with $100K for gold, $50K for silver and $25K for bronze
Serbian basketball coach Dusan Ivkovic dies at 77
Dusan Ivkovic, a Serbian basketball coach who led Yugoslavia to the 1990 world title and won two EuroLeague titles with Greek club Olympiakos, has died. He was 77.
Court ruling clears Australian swimmer Shayna Jack to compete again
Australian swimmer Shayna Jack was cleared Thursday to resume her competitive career after a doping case that forced her to miss the Tokyo Olympics.
Track coach Alberto Salazar's 4-year doping ban upheld by Court of Arbitration for Sport
Track coach Alberto Salazar received no relief from the Court of Arbitration for Sport, which upheld his four-year ban for a series of doping-related violations that had long been pursued by American regulators.