• NHL, NHLPA expect World Cup of Hockey to return in 2020
    The Associated Press51 minutes ago

    NHL, NHLPA expect World Cup of Hockey to return in 2020

    The World Cup of Hockey will return, without a doubt, and avoid another 12-year break. NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly and NHLPA Executive Director Don Fehr both confirmed for The Associated Press on Friday that they expect the next World Cup of Hockey to be in 2020. It is much less certain whether

  • The Latest: McIlroy's bow caps European comeback
    The Associated Press51 minutes ago

    The Latest: McIlroy's bow caps European comeback

    Take a bow, Rory McIlroy. After rolling in a 20-foot eagle putt on No. 16 to finish off Dustin Johnson and Matt Kuchar, McIlroy turned to the partisan American crowd and bowed. It was an emphatic finish to an impressive afternoon rally for the Europeans at the Ryder Cup.

  • Ed Temple's gold medalists honor him at memorial service
    The Associated Press2 hours ago

    Ed Temple's gold medalists honor him at memorial service

    Ed Temple, the trailblazing former Tennessee State and U.S. Olympic women's track and field coach who died last week, was honored Friday by many of the gold medalists who ran for him. ''He was a man with a heart that was as big as anyone,'' Lucinda Williams Adams said at a memorial

  • World Cup has a way to go to reclaim stature
    Reuters2 hours ago

    World Cup has a way to go to reclaim stature

    By Frank Pingue TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada may have captured the World Cup of Hockey in dramatic fashion this week on home soil but the tournament failed to generate much buzz and will need time to reclaim the stature it once enjoyed. The tournament, held for the first time in 12 years, came to a wild