Sonny Sachdeva
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Why true change for hockey depends on listening to Black women
Sonny Sachdeva
In the wake of George Floyd's death, the hockey world is beginning to face its own failings around racial equality. But for this moment of reflection to spark real change, the voices of Black women — so long ignored and silenced — must be centred.
Pavel Barber teaches technique of Auston Matthews' drag-release shot
Sonny Sachdeva
Breaking down Matthew Tkachuk's between-the-legs, top-shelf snipe
Sonny Sachdeva
Each week, stickhandling specialist Pavel Barber and Sonny Sachdeva break down one of the silkiest moves from the NHL’s best, dissecting why it’s so dangerous and demonstrating how to master it yourself. This week: Matthew Tkachuk's between-the-legs, top-shelf snipe.
Outsports
Outsports founders on creating space for LGBTQ voices in sports media
Sonny Sachdeva
Outsports.com has long been the leading voice on the sports world’s engagement with the LGBTQ community. But its founders are most proud of the bridges they built and the personal stories they've been able to tell.
Prospect of Interest: Tim Stutzle building on Germany's historic momentum
Sonny Sachdeva
The Interview: Zach Sullivan on coming out and how hockey embraced him
Sonny Sachdeva
In January, Manchester Storm defenceman Zach Sullivan made history with a single tweet, becoming the first active pro hockey player to come out as bisexual. He describes what led to that moment and the importance of the hockey community's response.
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Why hockey is more than a pastime for Enoch Cree Nation
Sonny Sachdeva
After three decades without a minor-hockey association, Enoch Cree Nation has become a local force. But bringing the game back was never about winning titles.
Pavel Barber teaches you how to master Malkin's backhand spinorama
Sonny Sachdeva
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How Pride Tape brought the rainbow, and the conversation, to the NHL
Sonny Sachdeva
In the five years since Pride Tape was first dreamed up, it has become common in NHL rinks. But that buy-in was never the end goal — merely the start of a push for greater LGBTQ rights in hockey.