Chris Johnston is in his 14th season covering the NHL and fifth for Sportsnet. His career began with The Canadian Press and has covered 10 Stanley Cup finals and two Olympics. He is a frequent contributor to Sportsnet's TV and radio platforms and a regular guest on the "Puck Talks" speaking series.
Second opinion trumps social media posts for any Joffrey Lupul return
Veteran winger Joffrey Lupul set off a firestorm after an Instagram post about his health. But the most relevant aspect of this story is whether Lupul wants to play now, whether he truly believes he’s healthy and whether the Toronto Maple Leafs are standing in his way.