—My first sports memories are not good. Granted, I wasn’t overly coordinated or skilled at anything athletically until I was about fourteen, but that’s not where my memories begin.My memories begin around seven or eight with baseball coaches sighing when they said my name, dreading the thought at having to put me in right field…
No one is really 100% ready for edits.
Jay Palter wants his children to grow up knowing how to unleash their creativity.
After her father’s death, hockey helped her conquer depression.
Father Mark McGuckin was the co-host, writer, creator, and creative producer of the Canadian television series Road Hockey Rumble. He wrote, directed, and starred in the short film Lyon King (2004) which screened at the Worldwide Short Film Festival in Toronto and was broadcast on CTV’s The Comedy Network.Mark had a spiritual awakening several years…
Mobs of people are often bad, but sometimes (like this time back in December at a Detroit Red Wings hockey game) they’re very, very good.
After getting obliterated by a direct hit with the puck, San Jose Shark Brent Burns let out an “Aw, ****!” and then immediately sent said puck into Ottawa Senator Bobby Ryan. You’ll never guess what he said.
Hockey goalies are not seen as the epitome of grace with all the big, bulky pads, the squat stick, the restrictive helmets…
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Brock McGillis on coming out.
Surjit Flora is proud of all Canada has to offer as he reflects on the country he calls home.
He found better emotional health and a new community (with plenty of homemade trophies) when he joined the league.
Finding the honor in the hooliganism helped me find something new to love about a sport I already appreciated.
In 2002, when marriage equality was a term still yet-to-be, the world felt different. Coming out was still a big deal. I didn’t have an athlete to emulate who had navigated this world. It was up to me to figure myself out.
Watching hockey, and here I am thinking that fighting adds nothing to the game.
Father Time is a weekly column dedicated to the concept of time in a parent’s life, particularly a father’s life. The point of view comes from a father of two young sons, both under three-years-old, and how time really is just that: a concept.◊♦◊Friday night is Take Out night at our home. All the cooking…