Hockey

Longtime NHL referee Bruce Hood succumbs to cancer at age 81

Bruce Hood, who refereed more than 1,100 NHL games over 21 seasons, died Friday after a four-year battle with prostate cancer. He was 81. Kevin Hood said his father passed away at a hospice surrounded by family in Guelph, Ont. Bruce Hood was on the ice for some of the NHL’s most iconic moments during […]

Basketball

Rodney Hood of Utah Jazz leaves game with left calf strain

Utah Jazz guard Rodney Hood had to be carried off the floor during the fourth quarter of Friday night’s game in Minnesota. The Jazz announced he suffered a left calf strain and will be re-evaluated Saturday. Jazz guard Rodney Hood had to be carried off the floor Friday in Minnesota with what the team called […]