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COMMENTARY: Legalize sports betting

Las Vegas offers sports betting.(Photo: Getty Images) The fight to legalize sports gambling has been famously led by legislators in New Jersey, whose recent attempts to pass a state law allowing it in the Garden State were initially rejected by …

NHL great Bernie Nicholls promotes new sports stock market game and concussion …

<![CDATA[]]> During a storied NHL career, Bernie Nicholls frequently tilted the scoring market, including a 70-goal and 150-point season in 1988-89 with the Los Angeles Kings. Now the owner of 1,209 career NHL points is trying to establish a different kind …

Mike Richards: Mike Richards’ status remains unclear

It’s still not clear how Mike Richards’ situation with the Los Angeles Kings will play out, but we should know much more by the end of August.That’s because the NHLPA has an Aug. 29 deadline if they want to file …

John Hynes: Devils name Castron as new scouting director

The New Jersey Devils have hired Paul Castron to serve as their director of amateur scouting.Castron had been serving in that role with the Columbus Blue Jackets. “I would to thank Jarmo Kekalainen and the Columbus Blue Jackets for their …

Devils name Castron as Director of Amateur Scouting

Newark, NJ — The New Jersey Devils today named Paul Castron to the position of director of amateur scouting. Castron will oversee all aspects of the club’s amateur scouting operations. The announcement was made by Devils’ General Manager Ray Shero. …

Blackhawks’ Stan Bowman, Bolts’ Steve Yzerman top list of best GMs

Chicago Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman of the most successful GMs in the league. (USATSI) Evaluating general managers can be difficult, because it’s not always as simple as looking at where a team finishes in the standings and making a …

Barclays Center in NHL 16

The NHL 16 hype train continues as the team at EA Sports has released a brand new video touting the atmosphere improves in this year’s installment of the franchise. With the New York Islanders set to begin play in their …

Brandon Gormley: Brandon Gormley accepts qualifying offer

Brandon Gormley has accepted his one-year, two-way qualifying offer with the Arizona Coyotes.Gormley had two goals and four points in 27 games with Arizona in 2014-15. At the age of 23, he still has the potential to develop into a …

Rumors I: Canucks, Bruins, Flyers, Blue Jackets and Capitals

“Not that we wouldn’t like to get him signed, but I think we’ll probably give it another year to see where things flush out,” Hextall said. “I don’t anticipate signing Brayden, which never means that you’re not going to. But …

2022 Winter Olympics in China will be huge growth opportunity for NHL

For a few moments on Friday, Kuala Lumpur became the center of the hockey universe. The steamy Malaysian capital is hosted a gathering of the International Olympic Committee that culminated with the awarding of the 2022 Winter Games. Two cities …