What We Learned From Believing in in Miracles

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On the 35th anniversary of ‘The Miracle on Ice,’ Spencer Dryden explains, goal-by-goal, what that game teaches us not just about hockey, but about life.

Only the Puck Was Black: A Story of Race and the NHL

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“Why are there so few black hockey players?”

28 Black People Who Should Inspire You — Valmore James

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What do you call the first black American to play in the NHL?

6 Tips to Keep Your Next Fight With Her From Going Volcanic

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Every relationship has explosive conflicts. Tor Constantino shares tips from 20 years of marriage to help defuse them before they erupt.

Zen and the Art of Beer League Hockey

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For Terry Lancaster, happiness is getting lost in the flow of playing hockey.

A Teenager, a Hockey Contract, and the Best Interests of the Child

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Mark St. Amant wonders if a private sports team should have the right to lock a thirteen year-old into a contract, if it’s clearly not what the child wants.

Hockey Player Jordin Tootoo Makes a Lifelong Fan

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The joy on this boy’s face is radiant, and his laughter is contagious.

Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview: Western Conference

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Aaron Powers continues his NHL Playoff preview with the Western Conference.

Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview: Eastern Conference

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The NHL Playoffs start this week. Aaron Powers previews them, starting in the Eastern Conference.

Living His Dream: Watch One Terminally Ill Teen’s Wish Come True

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San Jose Sharks invite teen fighting life-threatening disease to suit up with team.

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Two boys changing the world with hope and helping us all understand what being a team is all about.

XXII Things To Watch In The Sochi Winter Olympics

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Mike Kasdan gets you ready for the XXII Winter Games in Sochi with his preview of the athletes and sports to watch and all the Olympics story-lines

Minnesota Wild Goalie Excels Despite Battling Multiple Sclerosis

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After seven NHL seasons riding the bench with the Minnesota Wild and being diagnosed recently with Multiple Sclerosis, Josh Harding is on the ice and proving his mettle in the face of adversity.

Ghosts

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“My girlfriend, the incredibly hot born-again Christian to whom I lost my virginity, asked me if you were an actual fag, or if you just acted like one.” By Michael Rowe

NHL Preview: Pacific Division

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Aaron Powers ends his NHL preview with a look at the Pacific Division.

NHL Preview: Central Division

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Continuing his NHL season preview, Aaron Powers takes a look at the Central Division.