Some Reads

Maple Leafs Won’t Change Style in the Postseason

| David M Singer

Maple Leafs fighting their way into playoffs “It’s not a trademark of us to go out and fight,” Leafs coach Randy Carlyle said. “Our trademark is, we want to be a physical hockey club. We… Read more

Rapid Fire Q&A With Jared Boll

| David M Singer

Word Up! with Columbus Blue Jackets Winger Jared Boll Gross Misconduct with Jared Boll. Sports writer Ian Walker’s rapid-fire Q & A with the Columbus Blue Jackets Winger.

Some Players Can Lose Money Playing in Nashville

| David M Singer

Inaction on ‘jock tax’ could spur lawsuits, NHL union says The athlete’s privilege tax applies to NBA or NHL players, at a rate of $2,500 per game with a cap of $7,500 in a year.… Read more

NHL First League to Join Group to Help Eliminate Gay Slurs

| David M Singer

NHL joins with group that aims to get gay slurs out of sports The National Hockey League on Thursday formed a partnership with You Can Play, an organization that promotes gay and lesbian equality in… Read more

The Elimination of Goons, the Continuation of Hockey Fights

| David M Singer

Inside the fight game in the NHL ‘‘I loved watching fights growing up,’’ said Brookbank, who has earned nearly four dozen fighting majors in his NHL career. ‘‘I can see where people are coming from… Read more

RMNB’s Look at Concussions

| David M Singer

Martin Erat and the Case Against the “Upper Body Injury” A long list of Erat’s upper body frailties can be found on the Hockey News site under the Transactions tab. I don’t meant to single… Read more

Sean Avery Calls for John Tortorella to be Fired

| David M Singer

Fire this CLOWN Fire this CLOWN… Fire this CLOWN, his players hate him and wont play for his BS…. @imseanavery is #winning — Sean Avery (@imseanavery) March 31, 2013 Sean Avery tweeted that out minutes… Read more

Derek Boogaard’s Family Misses Grievance Window

| David M Singer

NHL Skates on Boogaard’s Leftover Contract Money Parents to the late New York Ranger Derek Boogaard missed the deadline to sue over the millions left on their son’s contract, a federal judge ruled. … “This… Read more

The Legend of Link Gaetz Revisited

| David M Singer

The legend of Link WHATEVER HAPPENED to Link Gaetz? Every now and then, in locker rooms from Juniors all the way up to the NHL, you hear that question. And when the answer comes, a… Read more

Stu Grimson Now Full-Time Radio Analyst

| David M Singer

Former NHL fighter Stu Grimson evolves Stu Grimson laid down the law as one of the NHL’s all-time busiest fighters. After his hockey career ended, he was admitted to the bar in Tennessee, and now… Read more