Advocates of cannabidiol (CBD) say it could have medical benefits for professional athletes like hockey players, particularly as an increased number of predatory hits in the NHL this season is reigniting concerns about players experiencing traumatic brain injuries (TBIs).
Toronto Maple Leafs have released veteran goaltender Michal Neuvirth from a professional tryout contract. He was let go after only two periods of play in the pre-season where he allowed two goals Saturday in a…
The first exhibition game at the Air Canada Centre this year went the distance as the Toronto Maple Leafs fell to the Philadelphia Flyers, 3-2, in a shootout Monday night. Tye McGinn scored in the…
Pittsburgh finished tied for first in the Atlantic division with 106 points and was missing Sidney Crosby for half the season and Evgeni Malkin for just less than that. With Malkin coming back with a vengence – impressive in the pre-season so far- and Crosby saying he’ll play again this year, the sky is the limit for the Penguins.
The Tampa Bay Lightning will be the 2012 Stanley Cup champions. At least, that’s what EA Sports NHL 12 tells us, after Observer staff ran a full season simulation to see what mere stats and…
Wayne Simmonds was the victim of a thoughtless act last week but has now found himself embroiled in more controversy.
Racism is a topic that deeply disturbs me; I spend an inordinate amount of time thinking about it and why it exists. I try my best to see what could lead an individual down that path mentally.
The Wayne Simmonds banana peel (or full-banana) throwing incident that occurred during Thursday night’s contest in London, Ont., between the Philadelphia Flyers and Detroit Red wings is proof Canada doesn’t exist in a vacuum when it comes to racism.
It was a stupid and cowardly act from one out of 7,427 in attendance at the John Labatt Centre in London, Ont.
Racism is still a facet of life that can show it’s ugly face from time to time and the incident Thursday night at the John Labatt Centre in London, On. was the latest example of how society still has room to grow.