Raffi Torres has learned his fate from the NHL. The San Jose Sharks forward was suspended 41 games without pay for his hit on Anaheim Ducks forward Jakob Silfverberg during a preseason game Saturday. He will be suspended without pay for interference and an illegal check to the head. The NHL’s Department of Player Safety announced the penalty Monday, …

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The Chicago Blackhawks received their 2015 Stanley Cup championship rings during a private ceremony Sunday. Each ring has 355 round, pear, marquise and princess-cut diamonds, totaling 10.8 carats, set in 14-karat white gold, the Blackhawks said… Powered by WPeMatico

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CALGARY – Centre Freddie Hamilton is joining his brother in the Calgary Flames organization. The Flames acquired the 23-year-old Toronto native on Sunday from the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for a conditional seventh-round draft pick in 20… Powered by WPeMatico

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San Jose Sharks forward Raffi Torres will have a hearing Monday with the NHL Department of Player Safety for a hit on Anaheim Ducks forward Jakob Silfverberg during a preseason game Saturday. Silfverberg was hit by Torres at 12:45 of the second… Powered by WPeMatico

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SYDNEY, N.S. – Anthony Sorrentino and Pierre-Luc Dubois both scored twice as the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles stormed past the Gatineau Olympiques 5-2 on Sunday in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action. Maxim Lazarev had a goal and two ass… Powered by WPeMatico

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BOSTON – The Boston Bruins signed backup goalie Jonas Gustavsson to a one-year, $700,000 deal Sunday. The former Red Wings and Maple Leafs goalie is expected to back up Tuukka Rask. Gustavsson, 30, has appeared in 148 NHL games, posting a … Powered by WPeMatico

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WASHINGTON – Alex Ovechkin scored twice to help the Washington Capitals beat the New York Islanders 6-2 on Sunday in the NHL’s preseason finale. T.J. Oshie, Jay Beagle and Evgeny Kuznetsov scored in a 7:10 span of the first period, and John C… Powered by WPeMatico

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Days before the Chicago Blackhawks begin their defense of the Stanley Cup, they brought it to Solider Field before the Chicago Bears played the Oakland Raiders on Sunday. Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane, Brent Seabrook, Andrew Shaw, Corey Crawford… Powered by WPeMatico

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CLEVELAND — The final two months of the Red Sox’s season has been about making evaluations for 2016, so it’s fitting that Boston’s final game of 2015 coincided with the announcement that most of the coaching staff, including manager John Farrell and bench coach Torey Lovullo, will return next season. It’s not shocking news, per …

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Eat. Sleep. Conquer. Repeat. The super-hyped WWE match between Brock Lesnar and The Big Show on Saturday was a display of pure dominance. The Beast Incarnate’s “Go To Hell Tour” kicked off in style with a quick match against The World’s Largest Athlete. Big Show looked like he was going to make quick work of …

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