Some Reads

Shawn Thornton Season in Review by Fox Sports

| David M Singer

Thornton an ideal teammate, leader in first season with Panthers And although a nagging groin injury limited him to just 46 games, the 37-year-old forward lived up to his reputation as an ideal teammate and… Read more

Win a Signed Stick From Joe Vitale

| David M Singer

Win a signed stick from hockeyfights.com & Coyotes center Joe Vitale! Joe Vitale of the Arizona Coyotes & hockeyfights.com have teamed up to give one lucky fan the opportunity to win a signed stick. Joe… Read more

Kevin Westgarth’s EIHL Journey

| David M Singer

Stopping the fight Used to be the warrior was the noble, set apart from those he swore to protect by his acceptance of violence and by a code of conduct that kept him honourable. Medieval… Read more

Nick Fotiu on Rangers: “They looked like a horse that didn’t want to run”

| David M Singer

Nick Fotiu pulls no punches on Rangers’ Game 7 effort “It came down to plays, and it didn’t seem like the Rangers had any. No controlled breakouts, nothing off the faceoff,” said Fotiu, who made… Read more

NHL May Settle Lawsuits as the NFL Did

| David M Singer

NHL may follow football’s lead on concussion lawsuits “I think that the (NHL) recognizes that it’s in their long-term interest to deal with these issues and to settle these cases,” said Gary R. Roberts, dean… Read more

Q & A: Mike Payne

| David M Singer

Interview with Mike Payne: CHL Journeyman & Enforcer I was playing for Charlestown and during a game in Lake Placid, NY against a loaded Jr. Bruins team (Billy Tibbets and several others) one of their… Read more

Class Action Lawsuit Against NHL, MLB Over TV Blackout Policies Can Proceed

| David M Singer

Fans suing MLB, NHL over sports blackouts win class-action status Sports fans who sued baseball and hockey leagues for limiting access to live games through exclusive contracts and regional blackouts will be able to make… Read more

Cleveland Barons, Last Franchise to Fold

| David M Singer

The forgotten story of … the Barons, Cleveland’s ill-fated NHL team Go ahead, ask the biggest sports fans you can find the question – they’ll never get it. But the Barons happened, even if they… Read more

NHL Refs Need to Be Above Revenge Calls

| David M Singer

Prust affair shows NHL officials need to be held to a higher standard What’s disgusting about this situation is the way this future officials’ behaviour in the Prust case seems to be so accepted by… Read more

Scott Darling’s Rise to the NHL

| David M Singer

Scott Darling: From humiliation to hero But after hitting rock bottom in 2010, Darling went on to make his most important save in 2011. It was his perseverance in kicking his alcohol addiction that brought… Read more