body contact

Hockey Canada examines non-checking options for younger players, QMJHL looks at head shots


The 2011 Molson Export Quebec Hockey Summit will feature plenty of discussion about how to handle the sport's most troubling hits. [more]

Accepting the role of violence in hockey


Ken Gray suggests that the NHL should abolish fighting, head shots and maybe even body contact. Player safety is an important issue, but we must also acknowledge the fact that hockey and violence are inextricably linked. [more]