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Maple Leafs sign defenceman Andreas Borgman to contract extension

Maple Leafs sign defenceman Andreas Borgman to contract extension

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed defenceman Andreas Borgman to a one-year, two-way contract extension. The contract, which kicks in next season, has an NHL salary of US$700,000.
Toronto Blue Jays ink reliever Bud Norris to minor-league deal

Toronto Blue Jays ink reliever Bud Norris to minor-league deal

DUNEDIN, Fla. — The Toronto Blue Jays have signed right-hander Bud Norris to a minor-league contract with an invitation to major-league spring training. The 34-year-old was 3-6 with a 3.59 ERA in 57.2 innings out of the bullpen with the St.
NHL Notebook: Columbus GM Jarmo Kekalainen hoping trade deadline gamble pays off

NHL Notebook: Columbus GM Jarmo Kekalainen hoping trade deadline gamble pays off

BOCA RATON, Fla. — Jarmo Kekalainen received more than a few thumbs up from fellow general managers after his bold moves ahead of the NHL trade deadline. Time will tell if the gambles pay off.
Price ties Plante on wins list, Canadiens beat Kings 3-1

Price ties Plante on wins list, Canadiens beat Kings 3-1

LOS ANGELES — The mark Carey Price has made in his 12 seasons with the Montreal Canadiens was scribbled in two lines of black marker on a dry erase board in the visitors' locker room, signifying the goalie's special place in the team's 101-year histo

Scores and Schedule

Tuesday's Games NHL N.Y. Islanders 5 Ottawa 4 (SO) Tampa Bay 5 Winnipeg 2 Montreal 3 Los Angeles 1 Columbus 2 New Jersey 1 (SO) Pittsburgh 3 Florida 2 (OT) Boston 4 Carolina 3 (OT) Nashville 5 Minnesota 4 (SO) Dallas 1 N.Y.

Tuesday's Games

Tuesday's Games NHL N.Y. Islanders 5 Ottawa 4 (SO) Tampa Bay 5 Winnipeg 2 Montreal 3 Los Angeles 1 Columbus 2 New Jersey 1 (SO) Pittsburgh 3 Florida 2 (OT) Boston 4 Carolina 3 (OT) Nashville 5 Minnesota 4 (SO) Dallas 1 N.Y.

Rockets star James Harden has rough start but comes through when it counts

TORONTO — In the wake of the Houston Rockets' 107-95 win over the Toronto Raptors, James Harden sat hunched over one of his two phones, red headphones clamped on his head, with his feet in a tub of ice and knees encased in bandages and icebags.
Harden scores 35 points to lead Rockets to 107-95 win over Raptors

Harden scores 35 points to lead Rockets to 107-95 win over Raptors

TORONTO — What used to be the Toronto Raptors' beloved "Bench Mob" has seen better days.
Kucherov ties Tampa single-season points mark in 5-2 win

Kucherov ties Tampa single-season points mark in 5-2 win

TAMPA, Fla. — Nikita Kucherov's daily work is netting record-tying results. Kucherov tied the Tampa Bay single-season points record with a pair of assists to lead the Lightning to a 5-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night.
Islanders beat Senators in shootout for Trotz's 800th win

Islanders beat Senators in shootout for Trotz's 800th win

UNIONDALE, N.Y. — After giving up a two-goal lead in the third period, the New York Islanders were relieved to get the win in the shootout.