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Ottawa Senators’ forward Austin Watson suspended two games for interference on Boston Bruins’ Jack Ahcan

The NHL’s Department of Player Safety announced on Sunday that Ottawa Senators forward Austin Watson has been suspended two games for interference on Boston Bruins defenseman Jack Ahcan. The incident occurred at 8:07 of the first period in the Senators’ 2-0 loss to the Bruins on Saturday, when Watson hit Ahcan up high after clearing


Minnesota Wild forward Marcus Foligno suspended two games for kneeing Winnipeg Jets’ Adam Lowry

The NHL’s Department of Player Safety has suspended Minnesota Wild forward Marcus Foligno for two games for kneeing Winnipeg Jets forward Adam Lowry during their game on Tuesday. The play happened at the end of an altercation between Foligno and Lowry midway through the third period when Foligno used his knee to push Lowry’s head to


Philadelphia 76ers send Ben Simmons to Brooklyn Nets for James Harden in blockbuster trade

In a blockbuster deal, the Brooklyn Nets have agreed to trade James Harden to the Philadelphia 76ers for Ben Simmons, Seth Curry, Andre Drummond and two first-round picks.  Harden will join the 76ers along with forward Paul Millsap, per ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The deal on Thursday marks the end of weeks of speculation regarding Harden’s


Utah Jazz trade Joe Ingles to Portland Trail Blazers, acquire Nickeil Alexander-Walker in 3-way trade including the Spurs

The Utah Jazz will trade veteran forward Joe Ingles in a three-team deal for third-year guard Nickeil Alexander-Walker. The Jazz will acquire Alexander-Walker from the Portland Trail Blazers, and reserve forward Juancho Hernangomez from the San Antonio Spurs in the deal. Portland will also send guard Tomas Satoransky — one of four players


Indiana Pacers trading Domantas Sabonis to Sacramento Kings for Tyrese Haliburton in multi-player deal

The Indiana Pacers are trading all-star Domas Sabonis, along with Jeremy Lamb and Justin Holiday, to the Sacramento Kings for Tyrese Hailburton, Buddy Hield and Tristan Thompson in a multi-player trade. The Pacers are including a 2027 second-round pick in the deal. The move comes just two days before Thursday’s trade deadline. Sabonis, who


U.S. figure skater Vincent Zhou announces withdrawal from Olympics after second positive COVID-19 test

U.S. Olympic figure skater Vincent Zhou announced on Monday that he has to withdraw from the Winter Games’ men’s singles competition after a second positive COVID-19 test Sunday. Zhou, a two-time Olympian, was expected to compete alongside six-time U.S. champion Nathan Chen and two-time reigning Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu. In an