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Real Madrid Tops Forbes Magazine's 50 Most Valuable Sports Teams For 2015

Real Madrid Tops Forbes Magazine's 50 Most Valuable Sports Teams For 2015

Spanish football club Real Madrid came out on top of Forbes Magazine's annual Top 50 Most Valuable Sports Teams for 2015 o...

Jul 15 2015, 11:19pm CDT

Martin St. Louis Announces Retirement From NHL

Martin St. Louis Announces Retirement From NHL

Seven-time NHL All-Star right wing and former NHL MVP Martin St. Louis announced his retirement on July 2....

Jul 2 2015, 10:53pm CDT

T.J. Oshie Traded To Washington Capitals

T.J. Oshie Traded To Washington Capitals

The St. Louis Blues traded right wing T.J. Oshie to the Washington Capitals for right wing Troy Brouwer, goaltender Pheonix Cop...

Jul 2 2015, 7:52pm CDT

Phil Kessel Traded to Pittsburgh Penguins

Phil Kessel Traded to Pittsburgh Penguins

The Toronto Maple Leafs traded Kessel, Tyler Biggs, Tim Erixon and a 2016 second-round draft pick to the Pittsburgh Penguins fo...

Jul 2 2015, 12:17am CDT

National Hockey League Sets Salary Cap Limit to $71.4M For 2015-16 Season

National Hockey League Sets Salary Cap Limit to $71.4M For 2015-16 Season

The National Hockey League (NHL) set the salary cap limit for the 2015-16 season to $71.4 million on June 23....

Jun 24 2015, 12:59am CDT

Chicago Blackhawks Planning to Maintain Team's Core Nucleus

Chicago Blackhawks Planning to Maintain Team's Core Nucleus

Chicago Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman told CBS Sports' Chris Peters on June 18 he's hoping to keep the core...

Jun 18 2015, 8:24pm CDT

NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 5 'Most Exciting Overall Game' Of Series Per CBS Spor

NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 5 'Most Exciting Overall Game' Of Series Per CBS Sports

CBS Sports' Chris Peters dubs the Chicago Blackhawks' 2-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 5 of the 2015 NHL...

Jun 15 2015, 12:25am CDT

Chicago Blackhawks Trying To Build Modern-Day NHL Dynasty

Chicago Blackhawks Trying To Build Modern-Day NHL Dynasty

The Chicago Blackhawks are trying to become a modern-day NHL dynasty by winning their third Stanley Cup title in six years. The...

Jun 4 2015, 12:11am CDT

Tampa Bay Lightning Ticket Policy 'Ridiculous' Per CBS Chicago

Tampa Bay Lightning Ticket Policy 'Ridiculous' Per CBS Chicago

CBS Chicago's Dan Bernstein labeled the Tampa Bay Lightning's ticket policy, which limits purchases to Florida reside...

Jun 1 2015, 10:27pm CDT

Mike Babcock Agrees to 8-Year, $50M Deal To Coach Toronto Maple Leafs

Mike Babcock Agrees to 8-Year, $50M Deal To Coach Toronto Maple Leafs

Former Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock has agreed to a lucrative eight-year, $50 million contract with the Toronto Ma...

May 21 2015, 12:08am CDT

Dave Hakstol Is Philadelphia Flyers New Head Coach

Dave Hakstol Is Philadelphia Flyers New Head Coach

The Philadelphia Flyers Hired Former University of North Dakota hockey head coach Dave Hakstol as their new head coach on May 1...

May 18 2015, 6:27pm CDT

Anaheim Ducks Beat Chicago Blackhawks 4-1 in Game 1

Anaheim Ducks Beat Chicago Blackhawks 4-1 in Game 1

The Anaheim Ducks beat the Chicago Blackhawks, 4-1, in Game 1 of their Western Conference Finals Stanley Cup Playoff series on...

May 18 2015, 12:17am CDT

New York Rangers Beat Washington Capitals 2-1 In OT In Game 7

New York Rangers Beat Washington Capitals 2-1 In OT In Game 7

Derek Stepan scored on an overtime goal to lift the New York Rangers to a 2-1 win over the visiting Washington Capitals on May...

May 14 2015, 1:21am CDT

Montreal Canadiens Lose to Tampa Bay Rays 4-1 In Game 6, Drop Out of Stanley Cup

Montreal Canadiens Lose to Tampa Bay Rays 4-1 In Game 6, Drop Out of Stanley Cup Playoffs

The Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Montreal Canadiens, 4-1, in Game 6 of their second-round Eastern Conference Stanley Cup Playof...

May 13 2015, 1:23am CDT

Steve Montador's Family To Sue NHL After Discovery of Brain Trauma

Steve Montador's Family To Sue NHL After Discovery of Brain Trauma

The family of the late NHL defenseman Steve Montador will sue the league after he was discovered to have a brain trauma. Montad...

May 12 2015, 8:41pm CDT

Alex Ovechkin Guarantees Game 7 Win Over New York Rangers

Alex Ovechkin Guarantees Game 7 Win Over New York Rangers

Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin has guaranteed a Game 7 win over the New York Rangers in their second-round Stanley C...

May 12 2015, 12:18am CDT

Anaheim Ducks Beat Calgary Flames 3-2 In Game 5 OT Thriller

Anaheim Ducks Beat Calgary Flames 3-2 In Game 5 OT Thriller

Corey Perry scored an overtime goal to lift the Anaheim Ducks to a 3-2 win in Game 5 against the Calgary Flames in their best-o...

May 11 2015, 2:29am CDT

Rangers need to beat Capitals in Game 6 to continue in Stanley Cup Playoffs

Rangers need to beat Capitals in Game 6 to continue in Stanley Cup Playoffs

Game 6 in the Round 2 Eastern Conference for the Stanley Cup Playoffs is do-or-die for New York Rangers, but Capitals aren'...

May 10 2015, 4:29pm CDT

Chicago Blackhawks Sweep Minnesota Wild With 4-3 Win In Game 4

Chicago Blackhawks Sweep Minnesota Wild With 4-3 Win In Game 4

The Chicago Blackhawks swept the Minnesota Wild in the second round of their Stanley Cup Playoff series with a 4-3 win in Game...

May 8 2015, 12:57am CDT

New Jersey Devils Hire Ray Shero As New General Manager

New Jersey Devils Hire Ray Shero As New General Manager

The New Jersey Devils hired Ray Shero as their new general manager on May 4, replacing Lou Lamoriello, who will still be the te...

May 4 2015, 8:09pm CDT

Detroit Red Wings Lose To Tampa Bay Lightning 2-0 In Game 7

Detroit Red Wings Lose To Tampa Bay Lightning 2-0 In Game 7

The Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Detroit Red Wings, 2-0, in Game 7 of their first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series on April 29....

Apr 30 2015, 12:43am CDT

Niklas Kronwall Suspended For Game 7 For Hit On Nikita Kucherov

Niklas Kronwall Suspended For Game 7 For Hit On Nikita Kucherov

The NHL suspended Detroit Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall for Game 7 of the first-round series against the Tampa Bay Light...

Apr 28 2015, 10:51pm CDT

Montreal Canadiens Beat Ottawa Senators 2-0 To Advance To 2nd Round

Montreal Canadiens Beat Ottawa Senators 2-0 To Advance To 2nd Round

The Montreal Canadiens beat the Ottawa Senators, 2-0, on April 26 to advance to the second round of the 2015 NHL Playoffs....

Apr 27 2015, 1:48am CDT

Minnesota Wild To Face Chicago Blackhawks in 2nd Round of NHL Stanley Cup Playof

Minnesota Wild To Face Chicago Blackhawks in 2nd Round of NHL Stanley Cup Playoff

The Minnesota Wild defeated the St. Louis Blues, 4-1, on April 26 to advance to the second round of the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Pl...

Apr 26 2015, 8:47pm CDT

New York Islanders Fans Stealing Seats From Nassau Coliseum

New York Islanders Fans Stealing Seats From Nassau Coliseum

New York Islanders fans have reportedly been stealing seats from Nassau Coliseum knowing the team will be moving to Brooklyn ne...

Apr 22 2015, 12:25am CDT

Dustin Byfuglien Does A Marshawn Lynch In Media Interview

Dustin Byfuglien Does A Marshawn Lynch In Media Interview

Winnipeg Jets defensman Dustin Byfuglien avoided a suspension for his shove on Anaheim Ducks right wing Corey Perry after the l...

Apr 21 2015, 9:48pm CDT

Minnesota Wild Beat St. Louis Blues 3-0 In Game 3

Minnesota Wild Beat St. Louis Blues 3-0 In Game 3

The Minnesota Wild beat the visiting St. Louis Blues, 3-0, in Game 3 of their first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series on April 2...

Apr 21 2015, 12:46am CDT

San Jose Sharks Mutually Part Ways With Todd McLellan

San Jose Sharks Mutually Part Ways With Todd McLellan

The San Jose Sharks and head coach Todd McLellan mutually agreed to part ways on April 20....

Apr 20 2015, 6:42pm CDT

New York Islanders Beat Washington Capitals 2-1 In OT

New York Islanders Beat Washington Capitals 2-1 In OT

The New York Islanders grabbed a 2-1 series lead in the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Washington Capitals on John T...

Apr 20 2015, 1:05am CDT

Ottawa Senators Lose to Montreal Canadiens 2-1 In OT

Ottawa Senators Lose to Montreal Canadiens 2-1 In OT

The Montreal Canadiens beat the Ottawa Senators, 2-1, on April 19 behind Dale Weise's overtime goal to give his team a com...

Apr 20 2015, 12:16am CDT

Chicago Blackhawks Beat Nashville Predators 4-2 In Game 3

Chicago Blackhawks Beat Nashville Predators 4-2 In Game 3

The Chicago Blackhawks defeated the Nashville Predators, 4-2, on April 19 to take a 2-1 lead in their Western Conference first-...

Apr 19 2015, 10:42pm CDT

Boston Bruins Dismiss GM Peter Chiarelli

Boston Bruins Dismiss GM Peter Chiarelli

The Boston Bruins fired general manager Peter Chiarelli on April 15 after going 41-27-14 during the 2014-15 NHL season and miss...

Apr 15 2015, 6:50pm CDT

Chicago Blackhawks Expect Patrick Kane To Suit Up In Postseason

Chicago Blackhawks Expect Patrick Kane To Suit Up In Postseason

The Chicago Blackhawks expect Patrick Kane, who fractured his left clavicle seven weeks ago, to suit up for the first round of...

Apr 13 2015, 9:24pm CDT

Buffalo Sabres Dismiss Head Coach Ted Nolan

Buffalo Sabres Dismiss Head Coach Ted Nolan

The Buffalo Sabres fired head coach Nolan on April 12 after a 23-51-8 record for 54 points--the worst in the league-- at the co...

Apr 13 2015, 12:53am CDT

Toronto Maple Leafs Fire GM Dave Nonis, Coach Peter Horachek And Staff

Toronto Maple Leafs Fire GM Dave Nonis, Coach Peter Horachek And Staff

The Toronto Maple Leafs fired general manager Dave Nonis, interim head coach Peter Horachek and his staff on April 12. The Mapl...

Apr 12 2015, 9:48pm CDT

Pittsburgh Penguins Lose to Ottawa Senators 4-3 In Overtime

Pittsburgh Penguins Lose to Ottawa Senators 4-3 In Overtime

The Ottawa Senators defeated the reeling Pittsburgh Penguins, 4-3, in overtime on April 7 to boost their playoff hopes....

Apr 8 2015, 12:31am CDT

Piitsburgh Penguins Mocked Philadelphia Flyers For Missing Playoffs Per Ryan Whi

Pittsburgh Penguins Mocked Philadelphia Flyers For Missing Playoffs Per Ryan White

Philadelphia Flyers right wing Ryan White told NJ.com some Pittsburgh Penguins players mocked the Flyers last week for missing...

Apr 6 2015, 12:53am CDT

Alexander Ovechkin Registers 6th 50-Goal Season of NHL Career

Alexander Ovechkin Registers 6th 50-Goal Season of NHL Career

Washington Capitals forward Alexander Ovechkin notched the sixth 50-goal season of his NHL career when he scored during the fir...

Apr 1 2015, 12:58am CDT