ESPN magazine's 2014 'Body Issue' to hit newsstands soon

...soccer player Omar Gonzalez, professional surfer Coco Ho, boxer Bernard Hopkins, cliff diver Ginger Huber, Olympic hockey player Hilary Knight, WNBA All-Star Angel McCoughtry, the husband-wife team of X Games stars Travis Pastrana and Lyn-Z...

Billie Jean King to miss opening ceremony of Sochi Games due to mother's illness

...S. athletes during her three-day visit to the games.The White House announced Wednesday that former U.S. hockey player Caitlin Cahow, originally scheduled for the closing ceremony, will take King's place. U.S. FLAGBEARER NAMED...

Julian Green to see first action for US team in match against Mexico

...Green was born in Florida but grew up mainly in Germany, making regular trips to Tampa to see his father.An avid hockey player until he chose soccer at about age 12, he made his first-team debut for Bayern Munich on Nov. 27 as an 88th-minute...

Sabres prospect Mikhail Grigorenko won't report to junior club

...going on right now," Grigorenko wrote. "We just need to find a place for me where I can develop and be the best hockey player I can be."The Sabres would likely prefer the 19-year-old Grigorenko play for its Rochester AHL affiliate, but...

Red-hot Bruins get another win on road

...want to win the Stanley Cup.' I never even thought about 400. Now that it was today I was proud of it, but as a hockey player your goal is to win a Stanley Cup."Kimmo Timonen also scored for Philadelphia. SABRES: Prospect Mikhail Grigorenko...

King meets Russian gay teenager in Sochi; texts Jason Collins after whirlwind trip

...keep the politics out.' There's politics in everything, especially with this." HOCKEY HEARTBREAK: U.S. hockey player Julie Chu met King a few days after the team lost to Canada 3-2 in overtime in the gold-medal game. The U.S...

Canada cruises to victory over Austria in hockey

...in Olympic play over his three trips to the games.In other games Friday, Teemu Selanne, 43, became the oldest hockey player to score in Olympic history, helping Finland rout Norway 6-1.Jaromir Jagr scored for the second time of the Sochi...

Hockey player suspended for season

...lost part of a tooth and needed 10 stitches to close a gash in his mouth. It is rare, but not unprecedented, for a hockey player to face criminal charges for action on the ice. Usually the league determines the punishment for violent behavior...

Teen hockey player pleads innocent to aggravated battery

WAUKEGAN, Ill. -- A high school hockey player pleaded innocent Wednesday to charges that he intentionally slammed the captain of a rival team into the boards, leaving him paralyzed...

Speed, alcohol might have contributed to hockey player's death

...as Susan Chiasson addressed the congregation. "I can just feel him here," Susan Chiasson said. "He wasn't a hockey player, he was my best friend. "He lived life," she added. "All of you go home and hug your significant other and kiss...