Hockey News & Views

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

Life after hockey

Life After Hockey: Now What?

5 ways to enjoy the sport after hanging up your skates Real talk: Hockey is not a “forever” sport. You don’t hear about too many...
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The 5 Greatest Hockey Movies

There’s no better way to experience the excitement of the game than with these 5 greatest hockey movies Sport is something that captures the...
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Life Skills from Playing Hockey

The 5 important life skills you learn from playing hockey By Tim Turk If you’re reading this, you already know that hockey is truly a wonderful sport....
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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...
Concussion 101

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...
2018 U.S. Paralympic Sled Hockey Team

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...
The Oldest Rec Hockey Player in the World

The Oldest 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...