Canada, US Release Joint ‘History of Hockey’ Forever Stamps   

Canada, US Release Joint ‘History of Hockey’ Forever Stamps  

  Canada Post and the U.S. Postal Service have teamed up to produce “History of Hockey” forever stamps. Canada Post president and CEO Deepak Chopra and postmaster general Megan Brennan will release the stamps at a dedication ceremony at Detroit’s Little Caesars Arena Beflor Training Center on Oct. 20. Brennan commented, “The Postal Service is honored to partner with Canada…

Argument Against National Anthems at Sports Games

Argument Against National Anthems at Sports Games

It all started with Colin Kaepernick in 2016. In 2017, taking a knee during the anthem has become a symbol of unity for much of the NFL roster, coaches, and owners. The issue blew up with President Trump weighing in, saying that owners should terminate players who refuse to stand. What resulted is the politicization of sports. Supporters of the…

Where Have All the Tough Guys Gone?

Where Have All the Tough Guys Gone?

It’s likely a question more than one NHL fan has asked themselves over the course of the past several seasons.­­­­­­­­ Gone are the days of the Grim Reaper, Biznasty and the Hammer terrorizing the rink, and it’s no coincidence that the enforcer exodus has signaled a dramatic drop in the number of major penalties handed out. There’s no one clear-cut…

Golf Fans Get the Same Health Benefits as Star Players

Golf Fans Get the Same Health Benefits as Star Players

Golf fans are among the healthiest sporting fans, researchers at Edinburgh University have found. Published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine, the study established that most golf fans average over 10 000 steps per day—the number of daily treads recommended by the NHS. And they do it effortlessly while following their star players around the course. This way, they…

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