National Hockey League
A 45-year-old Inver Grove Heights man has been sentenced to three years in prison for conspiring to traffic counterfeit sports jerseys imported from China, the United States Attorney’s Office announced Wednesday.
New NBA Commissioner Adam Silver has brought up an age-old issue within the NBA. He wants to raise the minimum age, which is now 20 years old. Right now, a player must be at least 19 and one year removed from high school. He argues it would make for a more competitive draft and another year of player maturity.
The National Hockey League lockout is now in its 111th day, and now a state lawmaker says the league should be held responsible for the economic impact of the lockout on local businesses.
The headlines are not good for the National Hockey League.