Senators urge USA Hockey to end dispute with women's team


Sixteen U.S. senators have written a letter to USA Hockey's executive director to express their concerns over the treatment of the women's national team

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NHL poised to skate into China, hockey's next frontier

The NHL is poised to skate into China, hockey's next frontier

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ON THE AIR

Baseball

1 p.m., SNY, ESPN — Exhibition: St. Louis Cardinals at New York Mets from Port St. Lucie, Fla.

4 p.m., MLB Network — Exhibition: San Francisco Giants at Chicago Cubs from Mesa, Ariz.

6 p.m., NESN Plus — Exhibition: Boston Red Sox at Pittsburgh Pirates from Bradenton, Fla.

Basketball

7 p.m., ESPN — NIT men: Georgia Tech vs. Cal State Bakersfield in semifinal from New York.

7:30 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — NBA: Philadelphia 76ers at Brooklyn Nets.

8 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Golden State Warriors at Houston Rockets.

9:30 p.m., ESPN — NIT men: Texas Christian vs. Central Florida in semifinal from New York.

10:30 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Washington Wizards at Los Angeles Lakers.

Boxing

9 p.m., FS1 — Leduan Barthelemy vs. Reynaldo Blanco in a junior lightweight bout and Marcos Hernandez vs. Kyrone Davis in a junior middleweight bout from Nice, Calif.

Hockey

7 p.m., NESN — NHL: Nashville Predators at Boston Bruins.

10:30 p.m., MSG — NHL: New York Rangers at San Jose Sharks.

Soccer

2:55 p.m., ESPN2 — Men's exhibition: Spain at France from Saint-Denis.

Tennis

11 a.m., Tennis Channel — Miami Open from Key Biscayne, Fla.

7 p.m., Tennis Channel — Miami Open from Key Biscayne, Fla.