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Can the W.N.B.A. Be a Model for Women’s Hockey?

Can the W.N.B.A. Be a Model for Women’s Hockey?

Women’s hockey players want a league molded in the image of the W.N.B.A. But will the N.H.L. follow a model the N.B.A. concedes isn’t working?
Women Hockey Players, Seeking a Better League, Say They’ll Sit Out

Women Hockey Players, Seeking a Better League, Say They’ll Sit Out

Canada goaltender Shannon Szabados is among the players who said they would be willing to sit out the next professional season.
N.H.L. Playoffs: Second-Round Schedule

N.H.L. Playoffs: Second-Round Schedule

The Islanders face the Carolina Hurricanes beginning Friday.
‘NOT A QUESTION OF CHARACTER’: Leafs close, but again so far

‘NOT A QUESTION OF CHARACTER’: Leafs close, but again so far

BOSTON — Two Game 7 heartbreaks in two springs for the majority of these Maple Leafs at TD Garden. A question now: How close are the Leafs to taking the next step, even taking into account some of the

Hurricanes Stay Alive Against the Capitals

Carolina beat Washington, 5-2, on Monday night to force Game 7 in their first-round playoff series.
Bad luck for Connor Brown in Maple Leafs’ Game 4 loss

Bad luck for Connor Brown in Maple Leafs’ Game 4 loss

Nazem Kadri’s suspension made him disappear for the Leafs-Bruins playoff series, which meant Connor Brown was going to be pushed towards the front of the stage. Often the hardest-working Leaf on the
Dermott, Leafs so close to redemption

Dermott, Leafs so close to redemption

On Wednesday morning, Travis Dermott relived how gutted he was as a 16-year-old Maple Leaf fan when his team coughed up a 4-1 lead in Game 7 of the 2013 playoffs. That, and the pain of his own Game 7
Boston’s Brad Marchand misses the hit parade

Boston’s Brad Marchand misses the hit parade

BOSTON — The 100 points are great, the all-star team votes this week will be appreciated. But the ‘new’ Brad Marchand seems to miss the old-school ways of the National Hockey League. As a player who

Apple’s Newest ‘Shot on iPhone XS’ Video Goes ‘Behind the Curtain’ of Mitch Marner, Auston Matthews of Toronto Maple Leafs

The Toronto Maple Leafs are set to go up against the Boston Bruins in the first round of the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs, which kick off this week. Ahead of the first puck drop, Apple is showcasing a
Devils Win No. 1 Pick in the N.H.L. Draft; Rangers Get No. 2

Devils Win No. 1 Pick in the N.H.L. Draft; Rangers Get No. 2

Jack Hughes, a 17-year-old American center, is expected to be the first pick in the N.H.L. draft in June.
N.H.L. Playoffs: First-Round Schedule

N.H.L. Playoffs: First-Round Schedule

The Washington Capitals, the reigning N.H.L. champions, are back in the playoffs and looking to repeat.
N.W.H.L. Moves to Unify Pro Women’s Hockey as Its Rival Fades Away

N.W.H.L. Moves to Unify Pro Women’s Hockey as Its Rival Fades Away

The National Women’s Hockey League, which held its all-star game in February, will expand to Canada following the news that the Canadian Women’s Hockey League is ceasing operations.
Longtime N.H.L. Powers Adjust to the View From the Bottom

Longtime N.H.L. Powers Adjust to the View From the Bottom

In February, the struggling Ducks fired Coach Randy Carlyle, center, their franchise leader in wins.
Longtime N.H.L. Powers Adjust to the View From the Bottom

Longtime N.H.L. Powers Adjust to the View From the Bottom

In February, the struggling Ducks fired Coach Randy Carlyle, center, their franchise leader in wins.
GAME DAY: Maple Leafs at Flyers

GAME DAY: Maple Leafs at Flyers

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (45-25-6) at PHILADELPHIA FLYERS (36-32-8) Wednesday, 7 p.m., Wells Fargo Center, TV: Sportsnet, Radio: 590 AM THE BIG MATCHUP Patrick Marleau vs. Carter Hart The Maple Leafs
Game Day: Panthers at Maple Leafs

Game Day: Panthers at Maple Leafs

FLORIDA PANTHERS (33-30-12) at TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (44-25-6) Monday, 7 P.M., Scotiabank Arena TV: TSN4; Radio: 1050 AM THE BIG MATCHUP C Aleksander Barkov vs. D Morgan Rielly There are a few team
Game Day: Rangers at Maple Leafs

Game Day: Rangers at Maple Leafs

NEW YORK RANGERS (28-32-13) at TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (44-25-5) Saturday, 7 P.M., Scotiabank Arena TV: CBC, Sportsnet; RADIO: FAN 590 THE BIG MATCHUP G Frederik Andersen vs. G Alexandar Georgiev The
Game Day: Flyers at Maple Leafs

Game Day: Flyers at Maple Leafs

PHILADELPHIA FLYERS (34-28-8) at TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (42-23-5) Friday 7 P.M., Scotiabank Arena TV: TSN4; RADIO: TSN 1050 THE BIG MATCHUP C Claude Giroux vs. G Frederik Andersen It has been a long time
Kadri wants to follow simple formula in return to Leafs lineup

Kadri wants to follow simple formula in return to Leafs lineup

VANCOUVER — Nazem Kadri’s game plan for Saturday isn’t complicated. “I’m just going to get in the game early, get involved and engaged,” Kadri said. “Banging that first shift out right off the bat and
Ted Lindsay, Hall of Fame Scorer Who Powered Red Wings, Dies at 93

Ted Lindsay, Hall of Fame Scorer Who Powered Red Wings, Dies at 93

Ted Lindsay in 1956. He packed a fierce combativeness in a slight frame as he helped the Red Wings win seven consecutive N.H.L. championships and four Stanley Cup playoff titles.