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.
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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
Gare Joyce
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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.
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What would Morgan Rielly do?: How to become a Maple Leafs leader
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Morgan Rielly "does the right things without having to be told." How a 25-year-old homebody became a key voice in the Toronto Maple Leafs dressing room.
'Why not us?': Hope and unpredictability in the 2019-20 NHL season
Gare Joyce
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Turning snowbirds into spring chickens on a field in Florida
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Sure, you have to be at least 74 to join, but on a diamond between the palms and the bay, the members of St. Petersburg's Three Quarter Century Softball Club have found the secret to staying young.
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Inside the rapid rise, faster fall and lasting legacy of Chyna
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Five years in the ring was all it took Joan Laurer to redefine the role of women in pro wrestling. And with her induction into the WWE Hall of Fame, Chyna is finally getting her due.
How the Blues pulled off one of the NHL's greatest turnarounds
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In the spiritual home of greyhound racing as the sport dies out
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Florida is the place greyhound racing matters most. But with a state ban set to come into effect, those who love the sport are being forced to say their goodbyes.