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 NHL has decided to allow AHL players under two-way NHL contracts to compete in the Olympics under the condition they only be released for the Pyeongchang Games in February, according to a league memo. more »
Three-time Stanley Cup champion, and the pride of Cole Harbour, Sidney Crosby will be taking part in this year's Halifax-Dartmouth Natal Day parade, according to a tweet from his official account. more »
Andre De Grasse, hoping for the chance to beat Usain Bolt for the first time at Friday's Diamond League meet in Monaco (CBCSports.ca, 2 p.m. ET), will have to wait until the upcoming world championships in London, England, as the sprinters will be competing in separate events. more »