Top 2021 NHL unrestricted free agents

TOP 2021 NHL UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS

The NHL free agency signing period opened July 28 amid a flat salary cap. Here's where the top players went.

Winners and losers from the 2021 NHL draft weekend

WINNERS AND LOSERS FROM THE 2021 NHL DRAFT WEEKEND

NHL teams drafted for the future and also made some major trades. Who are the winners and losers from the weekend?

 
 
 
Alex Ovechkin's five-year deal leaves him in position to pass Wayne Gretzky's goal record

ALEX OVECHKIN'S FIVE-YEAR DEAL LEAVES HIM IN POSITION TO PASS WAYNE GRETZKY'S GOAL RECORD

Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin will average $9.5 million in the new contract and will need to average 33 goals a season to...

Top 25 NHL unrestricted free agents: Who gets the biggest deal?

TOP 25 NHL UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: WHO GETS THE BIGGEST DEAL?

The NHL free agency signing period opens at noon ET Wednesday. Here are the top 25 unrestricted free agents.

 
 
 
Controversial Montreal Canadiens draft pick Logan Mailloux will be barred from training camp

CONTROVERSIAL MONTREAL CANADIENS DRAFT PICK LOGAN MAILLOUX WILL BE BARRED FROM TRAINING CAMP

Logan Mailloux asked NHL teams not to draft him after conviction in Sweden for sharing intimate photo. The Montreal Canadiens took...

NHL free agency 2021 live: Breaking down the deals and rumors on July 28

NHL FREE AGENCY 2021 LIVE: BREAKING DOWN THE DEALS AND RUMORS ON JULY 28

The NHL free agency period began at noon ET, and we've got the day covered - including deals, analysis and rumors. Follow along as...

 
 
 
With big six-year contract, Zach Werenski becomes face of Blue Jackets franchise

WITH BIG SIX-YEAR CONTRACT, ZACH WERENSKI BECOMES FACE OF BLUE JACKETS FRANCHISE

Blue Jackets' star defenseman Zach Werenski signs six-year, $57.5 million contract extension.

NHL free agency winners, losers: Kraken strike with key additions, Devils add Dougie Hamilton

NHL FREE AGENCY WINNERS, LOSERS: KRAKEN STRIKE WITH KEY ADDITIONS, DEVILS ADD DOUGIE HAMILTON

The Kraken added Philipp Grubauer in net and forwards Jaden Schwartz and Alexander Wennberg at forward, while the Devils made a huge...

 
 
 
NFLPA president JC Tretter rips NFL for trying to 'shame unvaccinated players'

NFLPA PRESIDENT JC TRETTER RIPS NFL FOR TRYING TO 'SHAME UNVACCINATED PLAYERS'

JC Tretter said the Browns aren't using wristbands to differentiate between vaccinated and unvaccinated players, and he thinks no teams...

Nine takeaways from Aaron Rodgers' candid comments on Green Bay Packers

NINE TAKEAWAYS FROM AARON RODGERS' CANDID COMMENTS ON GREEN BAY PACKERS

Aaron Rodgers didn't hold back after the Green Bay Packers' first training camp practice on his grievances with the organization.

 
 
 
Cleveland Browns hire ex-Detroit Lions GM Bob Quinn as consultant

CLEVELAND BROWNS HIRE EX-DETROIT LIONS GM BOB QUINN AS CONSULTANT

Ex-Detroit Lions GM Bob Quinn has a new job with the Cleveland Browns, who hired him as senior consultant to their football operations...

After envisioning leaving Chiefs for Ravens a year ago, Sammy Watkins now could fill vital need for Baltimore

AFTER ENVISIONING LEAVING CHIEFS FOR RAVENS A YEAR AGO, SAMMY WATKINS NOW COULD FILL VITAL NEED FOR BALTIMORE

Even as he focused on mounting a Super Bowl repeat bid with the Chiefs last year, Sammy Watkins had a premonition he would join the...

 
 
 
Opinion: As Eagles hit reset button, Fletcher Cox's leadership is key

OPINION: AS EAGLES HIT RESET BUTTON, FLETCHER COX'S LEADERSHIP IS KEY

The Eagles are in rebuilding mode as they welcome a new coaching staff and make a shift at quaterback, but Fletcher Cox remains integral...

Vikings cornerback Jeff Gladney accused of assaulting woman for hours in civil lawsuit

VIKINGS CORNERBACK JEFF GLADNEY ACCUSED OF ASSAULTING WOMAN FOR HOURS IN CIVIL LAWSUIT

A former girlfriend alleges Jeff Gladney beat her for over two hours during an incident in April, then tried to bribe her into silence.

 
 
 
N'Keal Harry clears air after requesting trade from New England Patriots

N'KEAL HARRY CLEARS AIR AFTER REQUESTING TRADE FROM NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS

N'Keal Harry's agent said his client wanted out of New England, but the Patriots receiver now says he's happy if he remains with the...

Colts evaluating extent of QB Carson Wentz's foot injury

COLTS EVALUATING EXTENT OF QB CARSON WENTZ'S FOOT INJURY

Carson Wentz will undergo an evaluation on his foot injury to determine next steps, Colts offensive coordinator Marcus Brady said.

 
 
 
Opinion: First impression of Jacksonville Jaguars QB Trevor Lawrence: Wow

OPINION: FIRST IMPRESSION OF JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS QB TREVOR LAWRENCE: WOW

Jacksonville Jaguars rookie quarterback Trevor Lawrence, the No. 1 pick in the NFL draft, sparkles at camp with big throws, as advertised.

Cowboys LB Jaylon Smith cites LeBron, Michael Jordan on how he'll rebound from criticism

COWBOYS LB JAYLON SMITH CITES LEBRON, MICHAEL JORDAN ON HOW HE'LL REBOUND FROM CRITICISM

After a shaky 2020 campaign, Jaylon Smith hopes that a new role with a different coordinator will help him turn things around.

 
 
 
NBA draft: Will Rockets select Jalen Green over Evan Mobley, Jalen Suggs with No. 2 pick?

NBA DRAFT: WILL ROCKETS SELECT JALEN GREEN OVER EVAN MOBLEY, JALEN SUGGS WITH NO. 2 PICK?

SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Scott Gleeson breaks down what the Rockets could do with the second pick in the 2021 NBA draft after...

FORMER PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA JOINS NBA AFRICA AS STRATEGIC PLANNER AND MINORITY OWNER

Former President Barack Obama has joined NBA Africa as a strategic planner and minority owner, the league announced Tuesday.

 
 
 



Duckworth scores hard-fought win in Olympic Games debut

Duckworth scores hard-fought win in Olympic Games debut

Australian James Duckworth is through to the second round in the men's singles competition at the Tokyo 2020... Read more ...

Alex Bono comes up big as Toronto FC holds on to defeat Chicago Fire

Alex Bono comes up big as Toronto FC holds on to defeat Chicago Fire

Alex Bono stood tall in goal and Toronto FC got goals from Yeferson Soteldo and Nick DeLeon, hanging on for a 2-1 win over the Chicago Fire on Saturday that extended its... Read more ...

C.J. Sapong scores two goals early in Nashville SC's shutout win vs. FC...

C.J. Sapong scores two goals early in Nashville SC's shutout win vs. FC Cincinnati, 3-0

Nashville SC defeated FC Cincinnati, 3-0, thanks to goals from C.J. Sapong and Randall Leal in the 13th, 35th, and 57th minute. Nashville extends its unbeaten home streak to 12... Read more ...

Mexico dominates Honduras, 3-0, moves into semis with another clean sheet

Mexico dominates Honduras, 3-0, moves into semis with another clean sheet

Mexico remained unscored upon during the Gold Cup in a convincing 3-0 win over Honduras. Jonathan dos Santos, Rogelio Funes Mori, and Orbelin Pineda all scored thrilling goals... Read more ...

Draft Weekend Recap with Kings GM Rob Blake

Draft Weekend Recap with Kings GM Rob Blake

Thoughts from LA Kings GM Rob Blake, covering a myriad of topics, including the 2021 NHL Draft, pending contracts, trades, and more... On what was happening at the Kings Draft... Read more ...

Chicago Fire lose to Toronto FC, 2-1, despite putting up 12 shots on goal

Chicago Fire lose to Toronto FC, 2-1, despite putting up 12 shots on goal

The Chicago Fire put up 12 shots on goal, while Toronto FC put up three but still lost the match by a score of 2-1. Read more ...

Zarek Valentin's own goal costs Houston win over San Jose in 1-1 draw

Zarek Valentin's own goal costs Houston win over San Jose in 1-1 draw

The Houston Astros and San Jose Earthquakes played to a 1-1 draw, thanks to Zarek Valentin's own goal in the 45th minute. San Jose is now winless in its past 11 matches. Read more ...

Real Salt Lake cruises past Colorado Rapids, 3-0

Real Salt Lake cruises past Colorado Rapids, 3-0

Real Salt Lake dominated the Colorado Rapids, 3-0, Saturday night thanks to an own goal and Bobby Wood and Rubio Rubin goals. Read more ...

Arsenal transfer boost as club chief confirms midfielder is seeking a summer...

Arsenal transfer boost as club chief confirms midfielder is seeking a summer move

Arsenal have reportedly been given a huge boost in their hunt for a new midfielder as it looks like Denis Zakaria could be on the move this summer. The Gunners are being tipped... Read more ...

Bryson DeChambeau out of Tokyo Olympics golf after positive COVID-19 test

Bryson DeChambeau out of Tokyo Olympics golf after positive COVID-19 test

Patrick Reed will represent the USA in his place. Read more ...