NEW YORK (AP) -- NHL leading scorer Leon Draisaitl of the Oilers, Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon and Rangers winger Artemi Panarin were named finalists for the Ted Lindsay Award on Tuesday.
The New York Islanders on Tuesday signed goaltender of the future Ilya Sorokin to a $2 million contract for next season. A day earlier, the Islanders signed Sorokin to an entry-level deal for the remainder of this season even though he's not…STEPHEN WHYNO (AP Hockey Writer)
The New York Rangers were playing some stellar hockey coming out of the All-Star break to move into playoff contention. After four months away during the NHL’s stoppage due to the coronavirus pandemic, team president John Davidson liked what he saw…VIN A. CHERWOO (AP Sports Writer)
Rugby players in Ireland earning more than 25,000 euros ($28,000) a year have agreed to reduce their salary by 10% and defer 10% more until 2021. The Irish Rugby Football Union and Rugby Players Ireland agreed on the pay cut to run from July 1 to…The Associated Press
Corey Crawford was absent Monday when the Chicago Blackhawks practiced for the first time since the NHL season was suspended, casting doubt on the goaltender's availability for their qualifying series against Edmonton. The 35-year-old Crawford was…JAY COHEN (AP Sports Writer)