Hockey

Bettman: Concessions needed for NHL to go to…

The International Olympic Committee and hockey's governing body will have to make concessions if the NHL is going to send the world's best players to the Winter Games in South Korea next year

Avalanche, Senators to play 2 regular-season…

The Colorado Avalanche and Ottawa Senators will play two games in Sweden next season, the NHL's first regular-season games in Europe since 2011

On cutting edge of custom skates, is Ovechkin a trendsetter?

Alex Ovechkin is the first NHL player to wear custom-painted skates in warmups, but he may not be a trendsetter

Nylander, Komarov lead Maple Leafs past Blue Jackets 5-2

William Nylander and Leo Komarov each had a goal and an assist and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-2