BOSTON, MA - JANUARY 05: The Boston Bruins take on the Calgary Flames on January 5, 2012 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

NHL: Realignment Plan, Modified Playoff Delayed

The NHL said Friday that it won’t go forward with its realignment plan and modified playoff format next season after the players’ association refused to agree to the changes.


Red Sox manager Terry Francona. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Francona Thinks MLB Realignment Proposal Has Merit

Boston Red Sox manager Terry Francona says a potential realignment plan has some merit.