• Winter Games negotiations stalled says NHL
    Reuters4 hours ago

    Winter Games negotiations stalled says NHL

    By Steve Keating TORONTO (Reuters) - The chances of the National Hockey League shutting down to allow players to compete at the 2018 Winter Games continue to dim, said NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly on Tuesday as the decision deadlines fast approaches. Daly, one of the chief negotiators in the Olympic

  • GW names Joseph interim coach, replacing fired Lonergan
    The Associated Press4 hours ago

    GW names Joseph interim coach, replacing fired Lonergan

    George Washington named Maurice Joseph its interim basketball coach on Tuesday, replacing Mike Lonergan, who was fired after an investigation into his conduct. Joseph had been an assistant on Lonergan's staff for the past five seasons.

  • IIHF slightly upgrades odds NHL players will be in Olympics
    The Associated Press5 hours ago

    IIHF slightly upgrades odds NHL players will be in Olympics

    International Ice Hockey Federation President Rene Fasel feels better about the chances of having NHL players compete at the 2018 Olympics in South Korea than he did earlier this year. In May at the IIHF world championship, Fasel said he thought there was a 60 percent chance the NHL and NHL Players

  • Phelps to Lochte before scrape: 'Keep your head on straight'
    The Associated Press

    Phelps to Lochte before scrape: 'Keep your head on straight'

    Add Michael Phelps' name to the list of Americans who were less than amused by teammate Ryan Lochte's post-competition, early morning drunken antics at the Rio Olympics. ''I did have a talk with him about two days before about not doing anything bad,'' said Phelps, who retired