This post is based on recent experience where I saw the power of good when a community of incredible people supported a special kid named Alex who has the heart of a lion and is a champion in my books.
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If you're like many travellers visiting a city, beyond taking in the usual tourist attractions, you probably enjoy wandering off the beaten path to get a better sense of the town. Although exploring different districts and hoods can be fun, what's an even bigger blast -- and a sure way of finding out what makes the locals tick -- is to attend a major league sporting event.
Sorry Ference, no more "C" for your chest.
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This week, Tim Hortons uploaded a series of commercials to YouTube featuring Nova Scotia hometown boys Sidney Crosby and Nate MacKinnon serving up coffee. It elicited numerous tweets, Instagram posts and Facebook statuses at the time, and even garnered TV coverage. This campaign subscribes to many of the 10 top reasons things go viral, methods you too can use to spread your business' message.
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RCMP is asking for the public's help finding Fuhr's mask and jersey.
News that former NHL enforcer Todd Ewen's recent death was ruled a suicide saddened me. There is no doubt in my mind that competitive sports exact a physical and mental toll on professional athletes -- deaths are not just the consequences of a violent game and the long-term nefarious effects of injuries incurred on these athlete's bodies and brains, but a reflection of a society that does not allow for its men to be weak.
Police have started an investigation over an incident that occurred at Patrick Kane's house.
The NHL has no immediate plans to allow advertising on team jerseys, commissioner Gary Bettman said Tuesday. Bettman spoke during a conference call to announce a new seven-year deal with Adidas that...
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Las Vegas and Quebec City were the only expansion applicants to have their bids accepted by the NHL earlier this year.
The plan calls for a 20,000-seat arena that would replace the Scotiabank Saddledome where the NHL Flames currently play.
QUEBEC CITY, Que. - Quebecor Inc. has officially entered the running for an NHL expansion team.The media company says on its Twitter account that it has submitted its "candidacy for the #NHL expansion...
The prime minister also took a swipe at the Toronto Maple Leafs.
LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Quebecor plans to apply for an NHL expansion franchise with the intent of bringing back the Nordiques to Quebec City. The company confirmed its interest in a news release sent out 90...