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June 24, 2017 6:14 PM New York Islanders trade Travis Hamonic to Calgary Flames

The New York Islanders acquired three draft picks from the Calgary Flames on Saturday in exchange for defenseman Travis Hamonic and a fourth-round selection. The Islanders sent Hamonic and the fourth-round pick in either 2019 or 2020 to Calgary in exchange for next year's first-round pick, a 2018 second-round pick and a second-round pick in either 2019 or 2020. Hamonic 79

June 22, 2017 9:21 PM Tampa Bay Lightning announce 2017-18 schedule

TAMPA BAY -- The Tampa Bay Lightning announced their 82-game regular season schedule for their 25th anniversary season today. The Lightnings season opener will take place on Friday, October 6 as the Bolts host the Florida Panthers at AMALIE Arena. Tampa Bay will open the month of October with seven games on home ice and six on the road. The Lightning 68

June 22, 2017 4:44 AM Vegas Golden Knights Focus on Defense in N.H.L. Expansion Draft

“I’m very grateful for this opportunity to be in Vegas with a new team, a new organization,” said Fleury, who was greeted on stage at T-Mobile Arena by a standing ovation 14 years to the day after he was drafted No. 1 by Pittsburgh in the entry draft. “Just the crowd tonight and the way the team is looking, I like it. I’ve been fortunate to play on good teams 99

June 22, 2017 4:16 AM Marc-Andre Fleury, Marc Methot, James Neal headline Golden Knights' expansion draft haul

The veteran goaltender was selected by the Vegas Golden Knights in their expansion draft, the results of which were announced Wednesday during the 2017 NHL Awards telecast. The announcement comes on the 14th anniversary of Fleury being selected by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the first round of the 2003 draft. Fleury, who was on hand for Wednesday night's 51

June 14, 2017 7:15 PM Shots fired outside Barclays Center in Brooklyn, one injured

NEW YORK One man was shot outside a shopping center near a major sports arena in New York City on Wednesday but it was not immediately clear who opened fire or how badly the victim was hurt, police said. The shooting occurred at 2:12 p.m. EDT in front of the Barclays Center in the borough of Brooklyn, the New York City Police Department said, adding 52

June 12, 2017 7:16 AM Puerto Rico Could Become the 51st State

(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) — Puerto Ricans are getting the chance Sunday to tell the U.S. Congress which political status they want for the U.S. territory that is mired in an economic crisis that has triggered an exodus of islanders to the mainland. Congress has final say over whether to approve the outcome of the referendum that offers voters three choices 59

June 11, 2017 9:22 PM Partial results: Most voters in Puerto Rico back statehood

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A large majority of voters in Puerto Rico supported U.S. statehood for their island in a referendum on Sunday, according to partial results, but a low turnout and a boycott by several opposition parties called into question the validity of the non-binding vote. More than 480,000 votes were cast for statehood, more than 7,500 for free association/independence 86

June 8, 2017 4:54 AM Found in Moscow’s Flea Markets: Car Parts, Jeans and Bargain-Hunting Cubans

They fly 13 hours seeking items to sell in a Communist island still starved of consumer goods MOSCOW—Sometimes the wheels of history turn slowly. The hottest shopping destination for Cubans is not across the water in Miami. It’s Moscow, 6,000 miles away. Tougher U.S. border control and rising remittance income from relatives abroad have led to a recent 123

May 31, 2017 4:06 PM Misspellings, Mapped: America The How-Do-You-Spell-Beautiful?

It's National Spelling Bee week! That wonderful time of year when we honor young Americans' spelling prowess and admire their chutzpah for memorization and sussing out the "dreaded schwa." Lest we get too highfalutin (boastful, bombastic, vainglorious), Google has published a map that demonstrates the opposite of spelling prowess (ineptitude, lack of skill 50

April 25, 2017 4:02 PM Canucks hire Travis Green from AHL as next coach

The Vancouver Canucks are promoting Travis Green from the AHL to be their next coach, according to TSN. Green has been the head coach of the Canucks' AHL affiliate, the Utica Comets, for the past three seasons. The Comets lost in the Calder Cup finals two seasons ago and in the semifinals last season. Green played for five teams in an NHL career that spanned 71