Gare Joyce
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Gare Joyce’s work has appeared in every publication from the New York Times to Canadian Hairdresser. He has written about a dozen books including The Code (a mystery novel that inspired the TV series Private Eyes) and The Wealthy Dentist (a tax-advice parable that allowed dental practitioners to extract your dental bills and fill unnumbered Swiss bank accounts). He has written about sports for 30 years and wandered over here from ESPN The Magazine.
Big Read: The bruising Windsor natives who saved the Spitfires
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Warren Rychel and Bob Boughner transformed junior hockey in the City of Roses. In the process, the pair of former bruisers turned the Spitfires into a jewel of the CHL.
Strome puts aside friendship with Barzal to lead Otters to victory
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Spitfires show no ill effects from layoff in Memorial Cup-opening win
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Despite not having played a game since April 5, the Windsor Spitfires came out surprisingly strong and rolled over the favoured QMJHL champion Saint John Sea Dogs to open the Mastercard Memorial Cup.
Big Read: The secret life of Bobby Ryan
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Penguins' Fleury holds the fort until Capitals collapse once again
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Capitals-Penguins unlikely to be decided by Crosby, Ovechkin
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Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby have been central to their respective teams and brands for more than a decade but never have they seemed so minor in the mix than they do right now.
Penguins lose Game 6, but Crosby's health of more concern
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The relatively good news from an ugly Game 6 loss is that the Penguins got out of the game with the franchise intact.
Crosby's 'small miracle' of a comeback leaves us wondering
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Capitals convey calmness, yet actions suggest otherwise
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Coach Barry Trotz was trying to project the cool and collected image. And, yes, of course it was forced. How he really felt came across less in his words than in his actions, most notably by having captain Alex Ovechkin skate on the third line at practice.