USA Hockey Taking A Hard Look At Neck Guards
Long before Richard Zednik suffered a neck laceration in February 2008, USA Hockey created a survey to determine how often these potentially serious injuries occur.
USA Hockey’s Neck...
Monday, July 20, 2009 - 11:18
The game of hockey has changed dramatically over the years, with players increasing in size and strength as the speed of the game increases. With bigger, stronger players flying around the ice faster...
Monday, July 20, 2009 - 10:55
When It Comes To Concussions, NHL Veteran Is The Voice Of Experience And Reason
As a seasoned NHL player, Jeremy Roenick has experienced more than his fair share of concussions — at least 11 since he was 11-years-old — and he knows that they are no picnic in the park...
Monday, July 20, 2009 - 10:42
Hockey Players Getting Plugged In To New Method Of Rehabbing And Training
On a warm summer afternoon in the unlikeliest of settings, some of America’s best hockey players are working out with one of the least likely of training devices.
Putting A Finger On It...
Friday, July 17, 2009 - 15:36
The Highs And Lows of Energy Drinks
As a goalie, the last thing Steve Cash needs is a case of the shakes, especially when he’s staring down an attacking forward.
Read The Label
If you want to minimize harm to yourself, make...
Friday, July 17, 2009 - 15:14
A Guide To Living Right, Eating Right and Playing The Right Way
It’s true that what we eat has an impact on who we are, how we feel and our overall health, wellness and day-to-day life. It’s also true that who we are, how we feel and our day-to-day...
Friday, July 17, 2009 - 15:03
The Spirit Of Giving Back Continues To Be The Lifeblood Of Youth Hockey Associations
From coaching to helping kids figure out how to put on equipment to working the clock during games, volunteers are the lifeblood of any youth hockey organization.
Alan Elia Jr. can spot a potential...
Friday, July 17, 2009 - 12:21
Super Trooping From Hollywood To Hockey-wood With Broken Lizard’s Eric Stolhanske
Eric Stolhanske, left, with Jay Chandrasekhar on the set of their new movie, ‘The Slammin’ Salmon.’
The five members of the Broken Lizard comedy group (Jay Chandrasekhar, Kevin...
Friday, July 17, 2009 - 12:03
Young Goalie Strikes A New Chord With Homemade Guitar
When Brendan Ryan puts down his modern equipment and brings out his wooden goalie stick, he can really make some noise. Literally.
The 13-year-old netminder from Smithfield, R.I., is also an aspiring...
Friday, July 17, 2009 - 11:55
Former Hockey Star Finds Local Support Still Strong At U.S. Senior Open
It would be a miracle shot even for Tiger Woods. But for an amateur golfer who barely qualified for a spot at the 2008 U.S. Senior Open, it would be one in a million.
The crowd lining the 17th...
Friday, July 17, 2009 - 11:49