Ann McKee, M.D., is a neuropathologist who specializes in neurodegenerative disease, including chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), at Boston Unive...
The 2016 sports season was filled with countless story lines ranging from redemptions, to walk off retirements and dramatic Olympic performances. And in the center of these were many influential Latinos.
When it comes to Team North America, the void of veteran presence could be filled by overwhelming talent from its young, star-studded roster.
Let's talk Snapchat. You know, the app every marketer loves to talk about but few actually use. The one that has pulled a few levers on the hype machine with great success and is mentioned in almost every marketing/advertising article these days.
Though this day is a sad one, it is one where we will remember everything Howe did for the National Hockey League. We remember every hit, every stitch, every shift, every goal and every moment Howe had. Mr. Hockey never gave up, and he never quit.
At certain times on the calendar the volume and quality of sport on offer to fans and competitors alike overflows the capacity for any single person to absorb. It is an embarrassment of riches and at present we are in the midst of one such bonanza of events. Where to begin?
Thankfully, there is not a lack of feel good stories in the NHL's 2016 Stanley Cup Finals. The Pittsburgh Penguins and the San Jose Sharks are both vying for their names on the league's most sought-after trophy, but the biggest storyline lies on the last line of defense.
By Laura Woods, Contributor Game One of the Stanley Cup finals was held on Monday, May 30, at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh. The Pittsburg...
The NHL Playoffs begin tonight when the Detroit Red Wings visit the Tampa Bay Lightning, the reigning Eastern Conference champions, at 7 p.m. ET. We'v...
Professional sports put an enormous strain on the human body. More and more retired athletes have spoken out about how the anti-inflammatory effects of cannabis can ease a lot of the pain that players routinely face.
There's a new wave coming, and women are not going to go extinct in the world of sports journalism. I'm a young journalism major who is already working to turn the tide in the world of sports journalism, and confidently, I can say that I am not alone.
When I started at college, I had realized that I was gay, and was starting to plant furtive steps into the world of my own skin. And that skin very much included hockey as a way that I identified.
Less than seven minutes into an NHL game between the Columbus Blue Jackets and the Dallas Stars, Rich Peverley of the Stars was sitting on the bench waiting to return to the ice when his heart stopped beating. He was in cardiac arrest.
Colorado will hosts the Detroit Red Wings at Coors Field in the NHL Stadium Series this weekend. The three-day festival begins on Thursday with a priv...
The first NHL Stadium Series of 2016 is this weekend between Central-Division rivals the Minnesota Wild and the Chicago Blackhawks. The game will be held on Sunday, February 21 with an Alumni Game being held Saturday, February 20, both at TCF Bank Stadium at the University of Minnesota.
The NFL, MLB, NBA, etc., did not create the dynamics behind homelessness and their primary missions do not rest on providing social services. But they are huge players in communities and should care about improving the lives of very vulnerable people where their personnel work.