WITH no games being played, recent sports headlines have centered around hopes and dreams - namely, the uncharted path leagues and teams must navigate to return to competition in the wake of the pandemic.Virtually all leagues talk publicly about their desire to ...
Apr 20, 2020
WHILE the world wrestles with the coronavirus pandemic, the three biggest US-based sports leagues currently affected by the crisis are trying to figure out if, how and where games can be safely played again this year.The NBA, NHL and Major ...
Apr 9, 2020
PRESIDENT Donald Trump met by phone with many US pro sports leaders on Saturday (Sunday, Manila time) to discuss how that industry has been affected by the global coronavirus pandemic, saying he was looking forward to the resumption of competitions "as soon ...
Apr 5, 2020
THE Boston Bruins say they are putting 68 full-time employees on temporary leave and cutting the pay of 82 others who work for the team or Delaware North, which owns the TD Garden.The moves - which the Bruins called "temporary business ...
Mar 26, 2020
MAJOR sports leagues and teams across the United States are being forced to write a new game plan on how to pay employees and keep the franchises solvent in the wake of a coronavirus pandemic that has all but stopped revenue and ...
Mar 25, 2020
THE novel coronavirus outbreak, which has already reshaped the professional sports landscape in Europe, prompted new restrictions to restrict fan access in the US on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time), with major decisions looming about baseball's opening day and college basketball's ...
Mar 11, 2020
List of sports events affected by the coronavirusISSF International Solidarity Championships in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Feb. 22-28 postponed.World Cup in Shanghai from May 4-10 canceled.World indoor championships in Nanjing from March 13-15 postponed to March 2021.World ...
Mar 10, 2020
MIAMI - The NBA, NHL, Major League Baseball and Major League Soccer are closing access to locker rooms and clubhouses to all non-essential personnel in response to the coronavirus crisis, the leagues announced in a joint statement on Monday night (Tuesday, Manila ...
Mar 10, 2020
ANAHEIM, California - You can call it an uncanny coincidence or divine intervention, but on a night when Kobe Bryant was remembered before the Anaheim Ducks faced the Arizona Coyotes, Carter Rowney did something extraordinary.The center - who wears No. 24 - scored a ...
Jan 30, 2020
LOS ANGELES - All the Los Angeles Kings players showed up to Staples Center wearing Kobe Bryant jerseys before the arena's first sporting event since the retired Lakers superstar's death in a helicopter crash.The Kings also honored Bryant ...
Jan 30, 2020
THE NHL for the first time selected four female officials to work on the ice at prospect tournaments held this weekend.Katie Guay and Kelly Cooke were selected as referees, while Kirsten Welsh and Kendall Hanley will work as linesmen, the league ...
Sep 7, 2019
NBA
BOSTON - Sports legends were in Boston to honor basketball great John Havlicek.Former Celtics and Bruins stars gathered at Trinity Church in Boston on Thursday for a memorial service. The Hall of Fame Celtics player died in April at the age of ...
May 25, 2019
GLENDALE, Arizona - Noah Hanifin and Mark Jankowski each scored twice, former Coyotes goalie Mike Smith just missed his 38th career shutout and the Calgary Flames routed Arizona, 6-1, on Sunday (Monday, Manila time).Smith, making his first start in five games, ...
Nov 26, 2018
WHEN Willie Desjardins coached Canada's 2010 world junior team stacked with future NHL players Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle, Brayden Schenn, Alex Pietrangelo and goaltenders Jake Allen and Martin Jones, it took a wild final game with John Carlson scoring in ...
Feb 6, 2018
NBA
CLEVELAND - Having already shoved aside the Showtime Lakers, Stephen Curry the Golden State Warriors are trying to move past one of hockey's powerhouses.A victory in Game Three of the NBA Finals would be the Warriors' 15th straight in ...
Jun 8, 2017
SOCHI, Russia - Teemu Selanne led his team around the ice, with a bronze medal draped around his neck, after he finished off his sixth Olympics with a sweet victory.If the Finnish Flash is retiring and hanging up his skates after the ...
Feb 23, 2014
THE National Hockey League has not decided whether to let its players participate in the Olympics beyond this year, casting doubt on who will be competing for hockey gold in four years.With the league set to push pause on its season ...
Jan 28, 2014
LOS ANGELES - Kiss will perform at the NHL game at Dodger Stadium on January 25.The NHL said Thursday (Friday, Manila time) that the rock band will play during the pregame festivities and first intermission of the Stadium Series game between the ...
Jan 3, 2014
BOSTON - Emerging from a moment of silence with a deafening cheer, fans at Wednesday night's Bruins game (Thursday, Manila time) paid tribute to the victims of this week's Boston Marathon bombing with a stirring national anthem and a ...
Apr 18, 2013
PORTAGE, Mich. - The Harlem Globetrotters say they hope that deprived NHL fans have taken some comfort in watching basketball on ice.The sporty entertainers strapped on custom cleats and hockey helmets for their basketball game on ice Monday in West Michigan (Tuesday, ...
Jan 8, 2013
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