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Basic goalie stance

Break-Down: Stance

A good stance is one of the fundamental components to improving as a goaltender and becoming more comfortable in the ...
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St. Louis Blues goaltender Jordan Binnington hoisting the Stanley Cup

Spotlight: Jordan Binnington

When the St. Louis Blues put backup goaltender Chad Johnson on waivers on December 10th, 2018, no one probably could ...
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Hockey player skating over cannabis plant at center ice

NHL Alumni Association, Canopy Growth Partnership Preludes the Future of Cannabis as a Remedy in Sports

In March 2019, the NHL Alumni Association (NHLAA) entered into a landmark agreement with Canopy Growth Corp. and NEEKA Health ...
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NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman during his testimony before Canadian Parliament

A Look at NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman’s Testimony Before the Subcommittee on Sports-Related Concussions in Canada

In 2018, the Canadian House of Commons Standing Committee on Health adopted a motion establishing the Subcommittee on Sports-Related Concussions ...
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Dr. Charles Tator sitting at his desk

Interview with Order of Canada Recipient Dr. Charles Tator, Founder of the Canadian Concussion Centre

Although concussions and the long-lasting effects of Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBIs) have only come to light in recent years, there ...
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Headsup apparel

Headsup: Interviewing the Co-Founders of this Canadian Organization Raising Concussion Awareness

Last November, I had the chance to attend the eleventh annual PrimeTime Sports Management conference in Toronto, where hundreds of ...
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Carey Price, Braden Holtby, Sergei Bobrovsky

With Goal Scoring Up, Midseason Goalie Stats Show Average Is the New Normal, Even For NHL’s Elite

Goalies playing in the National Hockey League during any given time period are often defined by the tide of League ...
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Sportsnet model of a perfectly streamlined goalie

Streamlining Goalie Equipment: When Will It Be Enough?

The NHL is in an era now being hailed as the fastest, the youngest, and the most exciting the game ...
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Carter Hutton and Jacob Markstrom

Midseason Followup: 3 Goalies To Boom, 3 To Bust in 2018-19

Before the start of this 2018-19 NHL season, I previewed a list of three goalies to "boom" and three goalies ...
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Carter Hart leaving ice after game

Spotlight: Carter Hart

The last time I wrote about the Philadelphia Flyers' goaltending situation, I speculated on what direction they could take between ...
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