SANTA CLARA – Bay Area professional sports teams including the Oakland Raiders, San Francisco 49ers, Oakland A's, San Jose Earthquakes, San Francisco Giants, San Jose Sharks and the Golden State Warriors today announced a collective donation of $450,000 to support North Bay fire relief efforts. The teams have established a YouCaring site www.youcaring.com/firerelief for fans to […]
The NHL is doing its part to help Houston recover from the catastrophic flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey. In a joint contribution with the NHL Players' Associations, the league announced Wednesday it will donate $200,000 to fund relief efforts by the American Red Cross and Habitat for Humanity
The National Hockey League and the players' association have donated $200,000 to the American Red Cross and Habitat for Humanity for flood relief efforts in Houston as a result of Hurricane Harvey. Hurricane Harvey is the first Category 3 or stronger hurricane to make landfall in the United States since 2005, and has caused catastrophic […]
KeyArena in Seattle to be renovated in efforts to lure NHL, NBA team.
KeyArena in Seattle will be renovated in order to lure to a NHL or an NBA team, city officials announced. Seattle mayor Ed Murray and Tim Leiweke, Oak View Group CEO, the group selected to renovate the arena, agreed on memorandum of understanding (MOU) that has to be sent to the Seattle City Council for […]
A lot of lingering glory stems from postseason success in the NHL, with near-Hall of Fame careers getting kicked up to enshrinement levels, while obvious superstars burnish their legacies with Conn Smythe trophies that seem to count for something extra beyond any and all hardware copped in the regular season. As a result, we often […]
BUFFALO, NY – One of the more important games in Toronto Maple Leafs history, as far as myth-building goes, didn’t actually involve the Maple Leafs. Or maybe it did. Auston Matthews honestly can’t remember. Matthews was maybe two or three years old the first time he went to a Phoenix Coyotes game, likely in the […]