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Over the span of his 12-year NHL career, Chris Nilan was known for his rough and tumble style of hockey and willingness to drop the gloves at any cost to protect a teammate. Compiling over 3,000 penalty minutes throughout his career, Nilan earned himself the nickname “Knuckles” for obvious reasons. He was a key part of the 1986 Stanley Cup winning Montreal Canadiens, as he......

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For a lot of professional athletes, suiting up and playing the game is only one important part of their life. For most, while playing the game is their job, they only see it as a part-time gig and......

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Before Wayne Gretzky was acquired by the Los Angeles Kings in 1988, which even until today is known as one of the biggest trades in NHL history and a move that changed the future of hockey on the......

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When you’re the Vice President of the NFL Player Engagement Organization, you find yourself on the road more times a year than most players do. For Troy Vincent, a former defensive back in the NFL......

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For some athletes their role and importance in the community is just as significant as their job on the court. Over the last 50 years, we have seen some of the greatest athletes of all time gain......

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As the NFL Lockout came to an end and teams were allowed to welcome players back to their training facilities for the offseason workouts; the entire football world has been drawn in by the moves that......

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The world of professional sports has always served as a pass time and a step away from the real world. It seems that no matter how bad things can be within our community or the troubles we may face......

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Even with guys like Steven Stamkos and Martin St.Louis in the picture in Tampa Bay right now, Vincent Lecavalier has been the long-time face of the organization. After putting up 218 points –......

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In late April the state of Alabama and six other Southern states were devastated by severe storms and tornados that killed hundreds of residents and destroyed communities; turning neighborhoods into......

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