The National Hockey League suspended San Jose Sharks forward Raffi Torres for the rest of the Western Conference semifinal series against the Los Angeles Kings for an illegal hit to the head of the Kings’ Jarret Stoll.
Kentucky Derby winner Orb will leave from the rail and is the early favorite at even money in the nine-horse field for the 138th Preakness Stakes, the second leg of thoroughbred horse racing’s Triple Crown.
Ross Bernstein, best-selling author of nearly 50 sports books, including "Wearing the C: Leadership Secrets of Hockey's Greatest Captains" and "Raising Stanley," says the coming National Hockey League Stanley Cup playoffs will "be epic." Bernstein talks with Bloomberg's Kathleen Hays and Vonnie Quinn on Bloomberg Radio's "The Hays Advantage." (Source: Bloomberg)
New York’s Yankee Stadium will host a National Hockey League double-header next season, with the New York Rangers facing the New Jersey Devils on Jan. 26 and playing the New York Islanders three days later.
The top-seeded Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Ottawa Senators 4-1 and the Los Angeles Kings defeated the San Jose Sharks 2-0 in the opening games of the National Hockey League’s conference semifinal playoff series.