Twenty-five years ago Manon Rhéaume made ice hockey history and, though she didn’t realize it at the time, became a pioneering figure in women’s sport. On September 23, 1992 a … Continue Reading Manon Rhéaume: The first and only woman to play an NHL game
“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of … Continue Reading Donald Trump v the NFL: A battle the president can never win
With just 137 days to go until the XXIII Winter Olympic Games, we should be looking forward to the return of athletes walking in skis, sweeping stones across an ice … Continue Reading PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics: Will the cheaters prosper?
The Mark Sampson saga is another striking example of Football Association management at its worst. On Wednesday the England Women’s manager was unceremoniously sacked a day after his side … Continue Reading The Mark Sampson saga proves women’s football is no longer an afterthought
Three Stanley Cups, two Hart Memorial trophies, two Conn Smythe trophies – Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby has had quite a career. The 30-year-old center has been the face of … Continue Reading The young guns chasing down Sidney Crosby’s status
These days being a part of the NHL Entry Draft is a hectic affair, thanks to the internet and the power of social media. But Belfast Giants forward Colin Shields, … Continue Reading Colin Shields: Why the NHL lockout may have hindered his chances
The Elite League is going to look slightly different this year, with the addition of two new teams, and Belfast Giants forward Colin Shields marks it as a step in … Continue Reading Colin Shields: The rise of British ice hockey