• The Indian men’s hockey team qualify for the Commonwealth Games semi-finals after beating South Africa 5-2.

    GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - JULY 25: Raghunath Vokkaliga Ramachandra of India celebrates after scoring from a penalty corner during the Mens Hockey match between India and Wales at Glasgow National Hockey Centre during day two of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on July 25, 2014 in Glasgow, United Kingdom. Credit Ian Walton/Getty Images
    LAST UPDATE : Jul 31, 2014, 6:53 PM EDT
  • Joshua Harris, left, and David Blitzer, hold New Jersey Devils jerseys with their names during an NHL hockey news conference announcing them as new owners of the team, Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013, in Newark, N.J. Harris, the founder of one of the world's largest private equity firms, also owns the Philadelphia 76ers NBA basketball team.

    Philadelphia 76ers owner Josh Harris and business partner David Blitzer on Thursday bought the Devils and the lease to the Prudential Center from Jeff Vanderbeek for $320 million.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 16, 2013, 10:46 AM EDT
  • BOSTON, MA - JUNE 17: Viktor Stalberg #25 of the Chicago Blackhawks fights for position with Chris Kelly #23 of the Boston Bruins in front of Tuukka Rask #40 in Game Three of the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Final at TD Garden on June 17, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.

    The revamped lineup of Daniel Paille, Chris Kelly and Tyler Seguin scored Boston's first goal and drew the penalties that led to a 2-0 win against Chicago. 

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 18, 2013, 10:44 AM EDT
  • Fans cheer during the performance of the national anthem before Game 1 of the NHL Stanley Cup Final hockey series between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Boston Bruins on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 in Chicago.

    The Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 victory over the Boston Bruins is the fifth-longest game in the history of the NHL's biggest series.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 13, 2013, 10:36 AM EDT
  • In this May 13, 2013 file photo, New York Rangers head coach John Tortorella talks to the media during a press conference following the Game 7 first-round NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey series against the Washington Capitals in Washington. The Rangers have fired coach Tortorella, Wednesday, May 29, 2013, four days after New York was eliminated from the Stanley Cup playoffs.

    The Rangers fired combative coach John Tortorella on Wednesday, four days after New York was eliminated from the Stanley Cup playoffs.

    LAST UPDATE : May 29, 2013, 2:32 PM EDT
  • In this June 6, 2012 file photo, Quebec Remparts head coach and co-owner Patrick Roy reacts as he talks about Michel Therrien being named head coach of the Montreal Canadiens NHL team, during a news conference in Quebec City. Avalanche fans are talking about the possibility of Hall of Fame goalie Patrick Roy becoming the next coach of the Colorado team. Roy's younger brother, Stephane Roy, posted a Facebook note late Monday night, May 20, 2013 saying his brother would be the new coach.

    Patrick Roy and Joe Sakic formed a productive partnership on the ice during their playing days, leading the Colorado Avalanche to two Stanley Cup titles.

    LAST UPDATE : May 21, 2013, 5:17 PM EDT
  • Team France's Sacha Treille celebrates after the match when they beat Russia 2-1 during the 2013 Ice Hockey World Championships preliminary round match Russia vs France in Helsinki, Finland on Thursday, May 9, 2013. At back is France's goalie Florian Hardy.

    Defending champion Russia was upset 2-1 by France, which shocked a team dominated by NHL and KHL players at hockey worlds on Thursday.

    LAST UPDATE : May 09, 2013, 4:34 PM EDT
  • Pittsburgh Penguins' Beau Bennett (19) celebrates his goal with Kris Letang (58) and Evgeni Malkin (71) during the first period against the New York Islanders in Game 1 of an NHL hockey Stanley Cup first-round playoff series, Wednesday, May 1, 2013, in Pittsburgh.

    The Pittsburgh Penguins crushed the New York Islanders 5-0 in their playoff opener on Wednesday night, looking very much like a Stanley Cup contender.

    LAST UPDATE : May 02, 2013, 10:46 AM EDT
  • In this March 12, 2013 file photo, Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby skates in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Boston Bruins in Pittsburgh. A year after his return from concussion-like symptoms, Crosby is his old self. And due to the fallout from the devastating hit he took more than two years ago, the NHL may be better off for it.

    Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland believes the number of players diagnosed with concussions this season are down compared to last year.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 21, 2013, 5:53 PM EDT