Hockey

U.S. Olympic team captain Gionta signs 1-year contract with Bruins

Brian Gionta is returning for a 16th NHL season after the Boston Bruins signed the United States Olympic team captain to a one-year $700,000 US contract. The Bruins announced the signing on Sunday, a few hours after they acquired veteran forward Rick Nash in a multiplayer trade with the New York Rangers. Gionta joins the […]

Basketball

NBA instituting confidential hotline for league, team employees to register concerns of improper conduct

7:44 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN In the aftermath of allegations of harassment and violence toward female employees in the Dallas Mavericks organization, the NBA is instituting a confidential hotline for team and league employees to register concerns of improper conduct, according to a memo obtained by ESPN. Mavericks owner Mark Cuban told ESPN that he […]

Hockey

Seattle begins season ticket campaign for NHL expansion team

Fans longing for a professional hockey team in Seattle will soon be able to put down some money for season tickets. Mayor Jenny Durkan and the Oak View Group, which is trying to bring an NHL team to the city, announced Tuesday that beginning March 1, people can make refundable deposits for season tickets at […]