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NHL commissioner Gary Bettman condemns fans for directing racial taunts at Capitals player

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman issued a statement Sunday after four fans were...

NHL condemns fans chanting racial taunt against black player

Bettman says the NHL plans to remind all stakeholders that "they are entitled to enjoy a positive environment, free from unacceptable, inappropriate, disruptive, inconsiderate or unruly behaviors or actions and may not engage in conduct deemed detrimental to...

NHL condemns racist comments toward him

USA TODAY Sports Published 11:43 a.m. ET Feb. 18, 2018 | Updated 12:06 p.m. ET Feb. 18, 2018Washington Capitals right wing Devante Smith-Pelly (25) confronts Chicago Blackhawks...

Without NHL players, Olympic men’s tournament gives a glimpse of the future

The Olympic Athletes from Russia hockey team benefits by having players — such as Pavel Datsyuk, left — who are familiar with each other. That helped them rout the U.S. team, right, 4-0 in pool play....

Canucks chase Rask with 4-goal first, rout Bruins

Former Bruin Loui Eriksson scored two goals, including the first of four opening-period tallies for the Vancouver Canucks, in a 6-1 rout of the Boston Bruins on Saturday night at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia. Eriksson’s ninth...

Raanta shutout, Brassard showcase, Blackhawks finally win

Players of the Night:Antti Raanta, Arizona Coyotes: Raanta shutout Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers, stopping all 40 shots sent his way for his first goose egg as a member of the Coyotes.Derick Brassard, Ottawa Senators: The Derick...

Four NHL hockey fans kicked out over racist comments toward player

Four spectators were removed from their seats at a National Hockey League game in Chicago on Saturday night after allegedly making racist comments toward a black player on the visiting team. ...

Some hockey players could make way to NHL

CLOSE USA TODAY Sports' Martin Rogers can't believe there is only one week remaining in the Winter Olympics. USA TODAY SportsUnited States forward Ryan Donato (16) looks to play the puck in...

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