Hockey

Penguins’ Matt Murray taking leave after father’s death

Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Matt Murray is taking a leave of absence from the team following the death of his father. The Penguins announced Wednesday that James Murray, Matt’s father, died on Tuesday in Ontario.  Matt Murray, who backstopped Pittsburgh to consecutive Stanley Cup titles in 2016 and 2017, will be away from the team indefinitely. […]

Hockey

Penguins goalie Matt Murray leaves team for personal matter

Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Matt Murray is in Canada with his family to tend to a personal matter and will be away from the team indefinitely. The two-time defending Stanley Cup champions recalled Casey DeSmith from their American Hockey League affiliate in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton to serve behind Tristan Jarry. The Penguins host Detroit on Saturday and the […]

Hockey

Matt Duchene’s OT winner caps Sens’ 4-goal comeback against Sharks

The Ottawa Senators were able to pull off the unexpected Friday night. The Senators mounted an unlikely comeback, scoring four unanswered goals to beat the San Jose Sharks 6-5 in overtime. Matt Duchene scored his second of the game seven seconds into the extra period to give Ottawa a much-needed victory. Matt Duchene scored two […]

Basketball

Matt Barnes retiring from NBA after 14 seasons

Matt Barnes is wrapping up his wild ride through the NBA. The 37-year-old forward, who won a title with the Golden State Warriors last season but hasn’t played this season, posted his retirement announcement on Instagram on Monday. He wrote: “Had a cool 15yr run!! Traveled the world met alota cool people, some will be […]