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Becky Hammon new Las Vegas Aces coach

Becky Hammon new Las Vegas Aces coach

Becky Hammon is coming back to the WNBA as a head coach. The veteran San Antonio Spurs assistant took the lead spot with the Las Vegas Aces on Friday.
Hughes' second goal gives Devils' wild OT win over Oilers

Hughes' second goal gives Devils' wild OT win over Oilers

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — If the New Jersey Devis are going to make a playoff push after a poor start, they are going to need Jack Hughes and Nico Hischier and some of their other stars to pick up their games.
Emma Raducanu honored by queen in annual New Year's list

Emma Raducanu honored by queen in annual New Year's list

LONDON (AP) — U.S. Open champion Emma Raducanu was honored by Queen Elizabeth II in the British monarch's annual New Year's list on Friday following the teenager's breakthrough performance at Flushing Meadows.
NHL postpones eight more games in Canada due to attendance restrictions

NHL postpones eight more games in Canada due to attendance restrictions

The NHL has postponed eight more games in Canada due to attendance restrictions implemented in response to a rapid rise in COVID-19 cases.

Special teams co-ordinator Reinebold leaving Ticats after seven seasons with club

HAMILTON, New Zealand — Special teams co-ordinator Jeff Reinebold is leaving the Hamilton Tiger-Cats after seven seasons with the CFL club. Reinebold said Friday on Twitter that he has declined an opportunity to return to the Ticats in 2022.
Devils coach Lindy Ruff tests positive, misses Oilers game

Devils coach Lindy Ruff tests positive, misses Oilers game

New Jersey coach Lindy Ruff tested positive for COVID-19 hours before the Devils' game against the Edmonton Oilers and was isolated from the team.
Stampeders re-sign quarterback Jake Maier, made three starts in rookie season

Stampeders re-sign quarterback Jake Maier, made three starts in rookie season

CALGARY — The Calgary Stampeders have re-signed American quarterback Jake Maier, who emerged as a dependable backup to Bo Levi Mitchell last season. Maier played 11 games for the Stampeders during his rookie CFL season in 2021 and made three starts.
LA Kings snap Vancouver's 7-game win streak under Boudreau

LA Kings snap Vancouver's 7-game win streak under Boudreau

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Adrian Kempe and Viktor Arvidsson scored in the shootout, Jonathan Quick made 17 saves and the Los Angeles Kings snapped the Vancouver Canucks' seven-game winning streak under new coach Bruce Boudreau with a 2-1 victory Thursday ni
Tkachuk, Gaudreau lead Calgary Flames to 6-4 win over Seattle Kraken

Tkachuk, Gaudreau lead Calgary Flames to 6-4 win over Seattle Kraken

SEATTLE (AP) — Matthew Tkachuk scored the go-ahead goal with 2:26 left and had two assists as the Calgary Flames beat the Seattle Kraken 6-4 on Thursday night in their first game in nearly three weeks.

Kubicek scores lone goal of shootout to lift Oil Kings to 3-2 win over Wheat Kings

BRANDON, Man. — Simon Kubicek scored the lone goal of the shootout to lift the Edmonton Oil Kings to a 3-2 win over the Brandon Wheat Kings on Thursday night.