The Growing Impact of Concussions: When Does Risk Outweigh Reward?

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Concussions impact lives well beyond the person with the injury; the risk is in changing the lives of loved ones.

A Moment of Kindness

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Keaton Hamin is only nine, but this young hockey player knows the meaning of empathy, generosity, and support.

Beyond The Lens: Pregame in Buffalo

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Professional photographer, Vincent Pugliese, shares his love of sports, one picture and one memory at a time.

Chicago Blackhawks Defenseman, Duncan Keith, Is … Doing It Right

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“The ability to afford proper medical care is very important to me, and being able to assist others who are not as fortunate is something I hope to provide to as many people as possible.” – Duncan Keith

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.

Best. Goal. Ever.

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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