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Goodell hasn’t had “any dialogue” with Las Vegas regarding NFL club

Getty Images The city Danny Ocean called “America’s Playground” has never had an NFL club. That doesn’t look like it’s changing any time soon. Asked Friday whether Las Vegas could support a professional sports team, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said …

Analysis: Capitals’ Ovechkin set to join elite company

Alex Ovechkin has reached the point in his career when comparisons and context on a generational level can give way to a much bigger range of time. Ovechkin’s next goal, which he could score as soon as Saturday afternoon, when …

Watch NHL referee sing a penalty call

Did someone just invisibly punch that referee in the stomach? Because his voice just bottomed out like a bullfrog suddenly and alarmingly at the end of that penalty call. Or maybe he just likes singing. Wait. Bullfrog? Singing? Oh man. He’s …

NHL: 7 must-see goals from Friday night

It was an exciting night in the NHL despite only five games being on the docket and only one Canadian team in action. The Vancouver Canucks ended their home-ice scoreless streak with a win, Jarome Iginla recorded his 1,200th point and the …

Daily Fantasy Hockey 2015: NHL DraftKings Strategy for Jan. 31

The final day of January also happens to be a busy day for DraftKings NHL fantasy players. With a full slate of games on tap for Saturday, below is a look at an ideal lineup and strategy for daily owners. …

Rumors IV: Doan, Stars, Bozak, Richards and the Sabres

“No, you think about it. Certainly. He’s right in my wheelhouse for… scouting. For being on the road. For looking at players. That’s a 2003 draft. In my opinion, the best draft that I’ve been involved in. “Mike Richards is …

NHL Three Stars: Sharp helps Hawks to Ducks road sweep; Varly snarls Preds

No. 1 Star: Patrick Sharp, Chicago Blackhawks Notched four assists in Chicago’s 4-1 win over the Anaheim Ducks to give the Hawks a road sweep over the Pacific Division leaders. Sharp now has nine points in his last five games. …

NHL teams can expect salary cap woes if Canadian dollar keeps falling

On a day when one of the game’s all-time greats formally announced his retirement, the plummeting exchange rate for the Canadian dollar probably isn’t the sexiest topic to tackle. NHL But just like Martin Brodeur, who is staying on in …

Commissioner Gary Bettman ‘in no rush’ to put ads on NHL jerseys

Gary Bettman is not a proponent of putting ads on NHL jerseys. (USATSI) With the report that the NHL may sell advertising on the jerseys for the World Cup of Hockey in 2016, the idea of ads of any kind …

NHL power rankings: Top 5 entering weekend

Jan 28, 2015; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews (19) and Chicago Blackhawks left wing Patrick Sharp (10) celebrate a goal in the first period of the game against the Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center. Mandatory …