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By Larry Lage The Associated Press

Jets D Dustin Byfuglien poses big problem for Golden Knights

WINNIPEG — Dustin Byfuglien is a big problem for Vegas.

The 6-foot-5, 260-pound Winnipeg defenceman can do it all, as the Golden Knights saw up close when he helped the Jets win Game 1 of the Western Conference finals with a goal and an assist.

“We got moving our feet right away,” Byfuglien said. “And the ice opened up.”

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman signed contract through 2022

NASHVILLE Gary Bettman said his relationship with the union has never been better.

Perhaps that’s why he is willing to stick around as NHL commissioner into the next decade.

Bettman signed a contract through 2022, he confirmed in an interview Sunday on the NHL Network before the All-Star game. The deal was first reported by Sports Illustrated earlier in the day.