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Hockey Is Not For Everybody

The NHL is always keen to spout that their sport is for everybody – but it’s not.

Hockey is a far more expensive sport due to the costs of ice time, travelling, and equipment than soccer or basketball. 1,077 more words

Sharks Preseason 2017: San Jose Wins 5-3 to End Preseason

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by M. Walsh

After two losses in a row, and six periods without a goal, the Sharks finished the preseason with a 5-3 win in Las Vegas against the Golden Knights. 693 more words


Sharks' Joel Ward Won't Kneel For Anthem After All

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — San Jose Sharks forward Joel Ward says he has decided not to protest by kneeling during the national anthem.

Ward had said he was considering a protest to raise awareness to the issues of racial inequality and excessive force by police against minorities in the United States. 81 more words


NHL Players Speak On Anthem Protests...

For those who have been kept up with the recent athlete protest’s in the NFL, well since the political is pushed among sports now, NHL has chimed in. 338 more words


Washington Capitals Evening News Links - More Roster Cuts and A Week To Go

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A day off for the Capitals, more roster cuts at Caps’ camp, reworking the special teams, Holtby asks for more from his teamates, Oshie is o.k., Orlov’s long and winding road, Samsonov shines and more in this evening’s Capitals’ links:  463 more words


Sharks' Joel Ward explains why he decided not to kneel for the national anthem

After a lot of consideration, San Jose’s Joel Ward said he would not take a knee during the national anthem on Wednesday when the Sharks open the NHL season against the Philadelphia Flyers. 273 more words


NHLPA Supports Players' Rights To Peacefully Protest During National Anthem

BOSTON (CBS) — National anthem protests are spilling into the NHL, as the responses to President Donald Trump’s recent comments against the NFL are crossing into other major sports leagues. 314 more words