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.
Searching for the essence of Cardinals great Curt Flood
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Curt Flood was a trailblazer whose strength and conviction set the stage for modern player empowerment. Capturing him takes unconventional means.
Can world juniors answer questions surrounding hockey’s top prospect?
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Akim Aliu continues his push for inclusiveness in hockey
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With the NHL moving in the right direction regarding inclusiveness in hockey, Akim Aliu says he'll continue fighting the good fight to ensure that the sport embraces everyone.
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Akim Aliu to discuss hockey's cultural problems with NHL next week
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According to a source close to Akim Aliu, the former Calgary Flames forward will be meeting with the NHL next week to discuss “the cultural problems in hockey.”
Meet the man behind some of hockey's most legendary images
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Putting the Maple Leafs firing Mike Babcock into historical context
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Embattled coaches in the NHL are nothing new. But when it's a coach considered among the best who also works in a marquee market, the unravelling can be utterly unnerving.
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How Barry Trotz went from 50/50 sales to winning the Stanley Cup
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Barry Trotz's first hockey job was selling 50/50 tickets at Dauphin Kings games. Much later, he brought the Stanley Cup back to the town where everything started.
How Sidney Crosby reshaped the NHL in his image
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Coaching and protecting MacKinnon at 12: 'We had to watch out for him'
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Halifax's Charlie MacLean coached Nathan MacKinnon as an under-age bantam, and remembers both his talent and the target on his back.