New Jersey Devils' Ryan Carter, right, fights with New York Rangers' Stu Bickel during the first period on Monday at Madison Square Garden in New York. It was just one of three fights that happened three seconds into the contest. (Bill Kostroun/Associated Press)
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The New York Rangers on Friday signed forward Chris Kreider to a four-year contract worth $18.5 million US through 2020. Last season, Kreider matched his career high in goals with 21 and had 43 points. more »
After only one season in Brooklyn, the New York Islanders are considering a move out of the Barclays Center to a prospective new arena in Queens, according to a report Thursday by Bloomberg News. more »
Russia is expected to find out on Sunday whether it will be banned completely from the Rio Olympics, with the International Olympic Committee's executive board set to deliver one of the most momentous decisions in its history. more »
Competing in an American Track League event in Houston, Andre De Grasse beat out former world record-holder Asafa Powell, of Jamaica, over 100 metres. The 21-year-old Markham, Ont., sprinter raced to a 10.02 second result into a 0.3 metres-per-second head wind. more »