Monday, December 5, 2022

Hockey News & Views

News, views, and developments in the wonderful (and sometimes wacky) world of ice hockey.

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“Line Change”: A Book Review

A True Story of Resilience in the Face of Adversity By Matt Brown (with Todd Civin) Mascot Books2019, First Edition 196 pp. US $22.95;...
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Hanging ‘Em Up: When to Quit Playing Hockey

One of the most difficult decisions facing any hockey player is when to call it quits   By Wayne Shuster   Ask any hockey player about it and...
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An App for Hockey Scouts & More

Coming soon: finally an app for hockey scouts, players, and their parents By Ed Palumbo The Story Behind Prospective Hockey Central Having grown up in New Jersey...
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Concussion 101: What You Need to Know

Despite its seriousness, concussion is the one injury that athletes often try to hide   By Warren Tabachnick   Now that the hockey season is upon us, the...
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Paralympic Sled Hockey

Disabilities do not keep the US sled hockey team from competing on the world stage at the Paralympic Winter Games What is Sled Hockey? Sled hockey...
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The Oldest Rec Hockey Player in the World

Can you be too old to play hockey? Not if you’re Mark Sertich, who was almost as old as the game itself. By Warren Tabachnick At...
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Hockey Fights: Do They Have a Place in Rec Hockey?

I have a wish for the sport of ice hockey. That is, the end of fighting. And when I refer to hockey, I mean NHL Hockey
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The 11-Day Power Play to Fight Cancer

A continuous 11-day hockey game to raise money for cancer

Hockey Betting Rules

A different way to appreciate the game