Ice Hockey

The National Hockey League has canceled its 2019-20 regular season and will go straight into an expanded 24-team playoff format if it is able to resume play amid the global Covid-19 pandemic, NHL commissioner…

League, union working on enlarged format to accommodate more teams

The International Ice Hockey Federation plans to postpone its presidential elections and extend the mandate of sitting president René Fasel for a further year due to the ongoing disruption caused by the …

Arizona Coyotes president and chief executive Ahron Cohen is no longer with the National Hockey League team, according to multiple reports

HockeyTV, the subscription streaming arm of the ice hockey technology and analytics company HockeyTech, has acquired exclusive rights in North America to top-tier ice hockey leagues in four European countries…

The American Hockey League has canceled the remainder of the 2019-20 season, including the playoffs, due to the global Covid-19 pandemic

The Infront agency has renewed its long-running commercial agreement with the German Ice Hockey Federation (DEB) and will continue to represent the exclusive sponsorship and media rights, along with the…

The National Hockey League has called off its planned regular-season games in Europe this year as a result of the global Covid-19 pandemic

The International Ice Hockey Federation has announced plans to host its first Esports Fan Championship later this month

The NHL will this week become the latest major sports organization to launch a players-only esports competition in an attempt to stay relevant and keep fans engaged. Bob Williams reports.

Bob Williams takes a look at how the ownership group of the NHL's Washington Capitals, the NBA's Washington Wizards and the Capital One Arena has successfully further monetized its ever-increasing fan database with its new Cloud Fan Insight Platform

Four years after National Football League team owner Stan Kroenke relocated the St. Louis Rams to Los Angeles amid bitter acrimony, the Missouri city has firmly regained its civic pride and status as a major league sports town in the United States.

The arrival of Jack Hughes as the No.1 NHL Draft pick and superstar defenseman PK Subban has generated a wave of optimism around the New Jersey Devils. Bob Williams speaks to the Devil's new president Jake Reynolds about his long-term commercial plans for the franchise.  

Commercial broadcasting group ProSiebenSat.1 has acquired exclusive domestic free-to-air rights to the Austrian Ice Hockey League for its new commercial Puls 24 channel in the country

The National Hockey League is pushing its teams to stage a fully virtual draft in early June before the 2019-20 season ends, according to a memo sent out by deputy commissioner Bill Daly

League not fixed on traditional October start for 2020-21 season

Proceeds to benefit food relief charities in both US and Canada

Longtime sports industry executive had rebuilt NHL team's business operations, helped lead three Stanley Cup winners

The National Hockey League is "unsure" if its new puck and player tracking system will be used in the Stanley Cup Playoffs and Finals should the 2019-20 season resume in the coming months, SportBusiness…

The National Hockey League has become the latest major sports organization to create a players-only esports tournament to help fill the sports competition void amid the global Covid-19 pandemic

The Nordic Entertainment Group (Nent) said today (Thursday) that it has been refunded 100 per cent of its broadcast rights fee for ice hockey’s recently-cancelled 2020 IIHF World Championship.

The National Hockey League has abandoned its plans to restart the season at neutral sites, according to multiple reports

Austria's top ice hockey league, the Austrian Hockey League has signed gambling firm bet-at-home as its new main sponsor

Commissioner says many different potential resumption alternatives remain under consideration

North Dakota venue among those being considered

London-based virtual sports video developer Highlight Games has signed a deal with the Infront agency for the use of archive footage from the IIHF World Championship

All public events and gatherings in the city of Calgary scheduled until June 30, including professional sports, have been cancelled due to the global Covid-19 pandemic, city officials announced

The National Hockey League is creating two new fan-engagement initiatives in a bid to stay active and keep supporters engaged amid the sports shutdown caused by the global Covid-19 pandemic

Construction on the New York Islanders' new arena at Belmont Park has been put on hold after New York state governor Andrew Cuomo expanded his temporary shutdown of non-essential projects due to concerns…

The National Hockey League has announced it is postponing a trio of upcoming tentpole events due to the global Covid-19 pandemic

Delaware North, the company which owns both the National Hockey League's Boston Bruins and the TD Garden, has announced it is putting staff on temporary leave and reducing salaries amid the sports shutdown …

The National Hockey League has asked its staff to take pay cuts following the indefinite suspension of the league amid the global Covid-19 pandemic

Potential scenario for resumption still contains many ifs. League, however, remains confident current delays will not preclude a full 2020-21 season.

Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment, the managing company of the National Basketball Association’s Philadelphia 76ers and National Hockey League’s New Jersey Devils, has enforced pay cuts on members of …

The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) has cancelled its 2020 World Championship due to the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic, admitting that it may be difficult for Switzerland to retain hosting…

League to implement self-quarantining for at least next 10 days

The National Hockey League's Arizona Coyotes have signed a partnership with Oregon-based coffee company Dutch Bros Coffee, whose logo will appear on the team's practice jerseys for the remainder of the 2…