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Sports Briefing | Hockey: World Cup Rights Awarded

published about 11 hours ago
ESPN was awarded the American rights to the 2016 World Cup of Hockey. ESPN was selected ahead of NBC Sports Group, which is in the midst of a 10-year contract to broadcast N.H.L. regular-season and playoff games through 2020-21.

N.H.L. Roundup: Islanders’ Martin Is Suspended for Kneeing an Opponent

published about 13 hours ago
Martin was suspended for one game by the N.H.L. for kneeing Dallas Stars defenseman Trevor Daley.

N.H.L. Roundup: Devils Send Predators to Their Fourth Loss in a Row

published 1 day ago
Cory Schneider made 33 saves, and the playoff-hopeful Devils used a quick start to top Nashville. The Stars ended a six-game winless streak by beating the Islanders.

Rangers 4, Predators 1: Rangers’ Mats Zuccarello Gets New Deal, Then Gives Signature Effort

published 2 days ago
Rangers 4, Predators 1: Rangers’ Mats Zuccarello Gets New Deal, Then Gives Signature Effort
Zuccarello, who agreed to a four-year contract, assisted on two goals for the Rangers, who were joined by their new acquisition Keith Yandle.

N.H.L. Roundup: Islanders’ Trades Bolster Their Roster for the Stanley Cup Push

published 2 days ago
N.H.L. Roundup: Islanders’ Trades Bolster Their Roster for the Stanley Cup Push
The Islanders made several deals at the N.H.L.’s trade deadline, most notably acquiring Buffalo goaltender Michal Neuvirth to back up Jaroslav Halak.