• February 24, 2017

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Flyers, Penguins hoping for a dash of winter at Heinz Field

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mother Nature appears ready to make a kick save on spring ahead of the Stadium Series game between the Philadelphia Flyers and Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night at Heinz Field.

Kane's hat trick leads Blackhawks past Coyotes 6-3

CHICAGO (AP) — The Blackhawks and their marquee players are starting to get in a groove.

Nashville Predators vs. Colorado Avalanche on February 23, 2017 8:00pm EST

Forsberg's hat trick helps Predators beat Avalanche 4-2

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Filip Forsberg is living up to every bit of his 'Scoresberg' nickname right now for the Nashville Predators.

Montreal Canadiens vs. New York Islanders on February 23, 2017 7:30pm EST

Montreal Canadiens vs. New York Islanders on February 23, 2017 7:30pm EST

Montreal Canadiens vs. New York Islanders on February 23, 2017 7:30pm EST

Montreal Canadiens vs. New York Islanders on February 23, 2017 7:30pm EST - Player Stats

Beauvillier, Greiss lead Islanders to 3-0 win over Canadiens

MONTREAL (AP) — It was a big night for rookie Anthony Beauvillier and the New York Islanders.

UConn moves forward with plans for new athletic fields

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — The University of Connecticut's Board of Trustees on Wednesday approved spending $4.75 million to design its "Athletic District," which will include new stadiums for soccer, baseball and softball.

UConn moves forward with plans for new athletic fields

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — The University of Connecticut is moving forward with plans to build new athletic facilities for its soccer, baseball and softball teams.

NHL teams expected to pick up trading pace over next week

DETROIT (AP) — Brendan Smith was planning to spend his bye week in Florida, trying to relax. It might be tough for him to truly get away.

Trocheck's late goal lifts Panthers past Blues, 2-1

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Florida Panthers began their five-game road trip near the back of a crowded field in the Eastern Conference playoff race. After sweeping the trip they're near the top of the Atlantic Division.

Incidence of Concussion in the NFL (2012-2016)

Incidence of ACL Tears in the NFL (2012-2016)

Incidence of MCL Tears in the NFL (2012-2016)

Injuries on Kickoff Returns in the NFL (2013-2016)

How long should injured pro athletes get workers comp?

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Should injured pro athletes be allowed to earn worker compensation benefits until they are 67 years old, like other workers, even if their athletic careers normally would have ended more than 30 years earlier?