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Possessions of man behind ice bucket challenge up for sale

Nov. 04, 2021 14:36 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Jerseys, baseball bats and other items that belonged to Pete Frates, the former college baseball player whose inspiring fight with Lou Gehrig’s disease helped popularize the ALS ice bucket challenge, are being auctioned. Proceeds from the online auction...

Rangers agree with Norris winner Fox on 7-year extension

Nov. 01, 2021 18:21 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Adam Fox agreed to terms on a seven-year extension Tuesday with the New York Rangers, a deal that keeps the Norris Trophy-winning defenseman under contract through 2029. Fox became one of the youngest players to win the award last season after putting up...

Former Boston Bruins center Fred Stanfield dies at 77

Sep. 14, 2021 18:58 PM EDT

Former Boston Bruins center Fred Stanfield, the mild-mannered sidekick to Bobby Orr on the high-scoring teams of the early 1970s, has died. He was 77. Stanfield died Monday and the Bruins announced his death Tuesday. A cause of death was not given. A...