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Bruins' goal clear after Stanley Cup Final disappointment

Sep. 12, 2019 5:08 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy has one more tool available this year as he tries to take the team from Stanley Cup finalist to NHL champion. Street cred. Armed with a contract extension and an updated resume that includes an Eastern Conference championship, Cassidy is far removed from his...

Bruins extend contract of coach Bruce Cassidy

Sep. 11, 2019 7:01 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Bruins signed coach Bruce Cassidy to a multiyear contract extension Wednesday, a reward for leading the team to the Stanley Cup Final in just his second full season on the bench. "I think it's a good marriage," Cassidy said at the team's training facility the day before training...

Blues' inspirational fan in school for first time in 2 years

Aug. 14, 2019 1:55 PM EDT

CHESTERFIELD, Mo. (AP) — The suburban St. Louis little girl who became the inspiration behind the St. Louis Blues' improbable run to the Stanley Cup championship is back in school for the first time in two years. Laila Anderson has a rare auto-immune disease that forced her to miss two school years. Until...

Chiefs' Pat Mahomes living up to his 'Showtime' nickname

Jul. 29, 2019 6:34 PM EDT

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes spent this past offseason riding horses through the surf and throwing passes on the beach, swapping jokes with Jimmy Kimmel and hob-knobbing with celebrities on the red carpet. He's the cover boy for this year's Madden video game. The Texas Tech die-hard who followed...

Blackhawks, fans welcome back ever-pesky Andrew Shaw

Jul. 27, 2019 6:38 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Andrew Shaw is back in Chicago following a trade with Montreal last month, and the ever-chirping 28-year-old has been the toast of the team's annual fan convention this weekend. The convention crowd erupted when Shaw — part of the Blackhawks' 2013 and 2015 Stanley Cup championship...

Blues hire Marc Savard as an assistant coach

Jul. 24, 2019 2:48 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues hired Marc Savard as an assistant coach Wednesday. The 42-year-old Savard spent 13 years playing in the NHL, splitting time among the Rangers, Flames, Thrashers and Bruins. The two-time All-Star was part of Boston's 2011 Stanley Cup title team....