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WATCH: An ice hockey player knock an opponent out (then taunt him on his way to the sin bin)
The Pittsburgh Pirates’ Arron Asham violated one of the game’s unwritten rules by picking on an inexperienced fighter.
Plane crash extends horrific summer for NHL
Yesterday’s Russian plane crash is the latest act in a tragic few months for American ice hockey.
The Sports Pages: some of the week's best sports writing
With an ode to the healing power of football fanaticism and the incredible story of Rwanda’s national cycling team, this week’s round-up of the best writing the internet has to offer isn’t to be missed.
The Horror! 13 of the worst sports kits of all-time
Seve Ballesteros had style by the bucketload. Roger Federer has it by the bandana-full. These people… just don’t have it.
Gallery: Riots in Vancouver after hockey team thrashed in Stanley Cup decider
The Vancouver Canucks are beaten 4-0 by the Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup decider – and fans aren’t best pleased.
Breaking the Ice: Boston use their home advantage to tie up the series
It’s all square at two games apiece in the Stanley Cup Finals – here’s what you missed in Game Four last night.
Everything you need to know ahead of the last round of league football
With plenty of promotion and relegation permutations still possible, Shane Breslin attempts to explain it all.
Hockey 'keeper caught betting with a fan during a game
Chicago Blackhawks netminder Marty Turco had a few small wagers whilst sitting on the bench.
Canadian police open criminal investigation into ice hockey hit
Boston Bruins’ Zdeno Chara faces prosecution after opponent suffered cracked verterbra.
Dirty or not? Montreal Canadiens' player stretchered off ice after this devastating hit
This sickening hit left one ice hockey player in serious pain.
What we learned this weekend...
From Drumcondra to Los Angeles, there’s plenty of lessons to take from this weekend’s action.
The Sunday Papers: the best of the week’s sportswriting
Stick a pot of coffee on and put your feet up. Here’s some gems you may have missed this week.
Watch: NHL's second-leading scorer falls down during penalty shot attempt
This is not how it’s supposed to go…
Is it time for a Hall of Fame for Irish sport?
Should we copy the system used in the US to honour our sporting legends, asks Andrew McGeady.
The YouTube top 8: another week, another round-up of the best online action
A trio of All Blacks busk on Grafton Street, Jose’s game of Chinese whispers lands him in trouble and a high-school football game turns into a Ben Hur battle scene.
The Morning Score: Monday
The Morning Score: Declan Kidney counts the cost of a bruising encounter with the All Blacks, another Wicklow club game is marred by ugly scenes and William Gallas’ hand goes sadly unshaken.