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Marc-Andre Fleury to wear Steelers-inspired mask during Stadium Series (Photo)

Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury is no stranger to wearing a Pittsburgh Steelers helmet. As you can see above, he's done it twice …

Paul Martin out 4-6 weeks for Pens after breaking hand in Sochi

Paul Martin broke his hand playing for Team USA in Sochi and now the Penguins defenseman will miss 4-6 weeks.<p><b>More NHL: Scores | Standings | League</b> …

Olympic Hockey Hugs: Czech sneering, Teemu in the bronze age

<i>Hockey Hugs is a feature that celebrates the best in hugging from around the sport of hockey, because who doesn't love a good hug now and then? Have</i> …

John Tavares will not need surgery, to miss 8-to-12 weeks

When John Tavares was hit along the boards trying to squeeze past Latvian defender Arturs Kulda during Canada's quarterfinal game last week, he knew …

Will Evgeni Malkin's Olympic Struggles Continue When NHL Returns?

Russia didn't just lose at the 2014 Winter Olympics. It was embarrassed and outplayed during a tournament that had been seven years in the making. Sochi was awarded the Winter Games in 2007 and it seemed like everything outside of the Bolshoy Ice Dome and Shayba Arena was just window …

Ice Hockey

Why projecting the 2018 Olympic teams is a fool’s errand

The 2014 Olympics are over. It's time to put it away, and to start looking ahead to the next thing.<p>No, not the final quarter of the NHL season. The …

Canadian curler Matt Dumontelle suspended for doping

A member of the Canadian team that won silver at the men's world curling championships has been suspended for two years after testing positive for a banned substance.<p>Matt Dumontelle, the alternate on Brad Jacobs's rink, tested positive for the banned substance methandienone, an anabolic steroid, in …

Nolan to stay; Ryan Miller shopped

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The Buffalo Sabres have had discussions to lift the interim tag from coach Ted Nolan's title. Goalie Ryan Miller's future in Buffalo …

NHL

New York Rangers' 5 Biggest Needs Ahead of the Trade Deadline

The New York Rangers sit second in the Metropolitan Division and sixth in the Eastern Conference.<p>With the trade deadline looming, it's time to start looking at some of the biggest needs the Rangers have.<p>What can they do to improve their roster? Which areas should be of increased focus? What pieces …

NHL

Steve Ott levels Nathan Gerbe in the corner

John Tavares won't need surgery

UNIONDALE, N.Y. -- John Tavares' opinion on NHL players participating in the Olympic Games hasn't changed even though his New York Islanders' season …

Ice Hockey

NHL Top 5 Plays from 2/25/2014

Should the Boston Bruins Use Top Goalie Prospect Malcolm Subban as Trade Bait?

Boston Bruins No. 1 goalie Tuukka Rask is as entrenched as any starting NHL netminder. At 26 years of age, he’s in the prime of his career. With a 0.928 save percentage through 43 games this season and a career number of 0.927, he’s among the league leaders at his position.<p>And with CapGeek.com …

NHL

Daniel Sedin’s slump and the concussion question

Three years ago, Daniel Sedin was the No. 1 scorer in the NHL, hoisting the Art Ross Trophy after a magisterial 2010-11 season. He also won the Ted Lindsay Award, as the most outstanding player, voted on by the league's players.<p>Today, the 33-year-old Vancouver Canucks forward is mired in the worst …

Ukrainian Activists Launch 'YanukovychLeaks' for President's Abandoned Documents

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Days after Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych fled his presidential compound in Kiev, triumphant …

PHOTO: Marc-Andre Fleury's shiny pads to go with Steelers mask

Marc-Andre Fleury has all of his equipment for Saturday's Stadium Series game at Soldier Field, shiny metallic pads joining his Steelers-themed</b> …