NEW YORK, N.Y. – Calgary Flames defenceman Dennis Wideman has been suspended indefinitely pending a hearing for checking and knocking down linesman Don Henderson on Wednesday night. Wideman will have a hearing Tuesday with the NHL’s departmen…

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ARLINGTON, Va. – Nicklas Backstrom is the point-a-game playmaker who toils in the large shadow of Washington Capitals teammate Alex Ovechkin, goal-scoring rock star and a constant headliner on the NHL’s marquee. So, it’s not surprising the un…

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NEW YORK – Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman has been suspended pending a hearing with NHL Hockey Operations on Tuesday, February 2, for an incident involving linesman Don Henderson during NHL Game No. 742 Wednesday, January 27, at Scotiaba…

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TORONTO – Forward Josh Leivo was loaned by the Toronto Maple Leafs to the American Hockey League’s Toronto Marlies on Thursday. Leivo, 22, has skated in four games with the Maple Leafs so far this season with no points and two penalty minutes…

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Don’t call Kelly Slater a hero: the 11-time World Surf League champion was just in the right place at the right time. After getting rejected by a giant closeout wave at Waimea Bay in Oahu, Hawaii, Slater took a different route home than he normally does. Photographer Chris White was with his wife, Sarah, and …

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The Boston Bruins enter this weekend’s All-Star Break in control of the top Wild Card in the Eastern Conference, and just one point out of second place in the Atlantic Division. However, the Bruins’ solid first half has failed to buoy their Stanley Cup odds, which remained stalled at 25-1 at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. …

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