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Not a single hockey player on top 50 highest paid athletes. #prosports  #in #hockey

Not a single hockey player on top 50 highest paid athletes. #prosports #in #hockey

I guess it’s not surprising that no NHL’ers are on this list of the highest paid athletes in the world.  NHL hockey isn’t really a global sport like Soccer, Golf, F1, Tennis and the like, so they won’t get the same kind of endorsement deals. And without a decent NFL-style TV contract, the numbers perRead more about Not a single hockey player on top 50 highest paid athletes. #prosports #in #hockey[…]

Glad the Leafs didn’t make the playoffs…

Glad the Leafs didn’t make the playoffs…

Before you go out and get your ropes so you can string me from the nearest tree, let me say a few things… I have been a season-ticket holder of the leafs for over 20 years (I spent 7 or 8 years on a waiting list before that).  Me and my hard working friends layRead more about Glad the Leafs didn’t make the playoffs…[…]

Is it possible for the fans to own the leafs?

Is it possible for the fans to own the leafs?

You may have heard about the plan to own the leafs.  I think it’s crazy, despite my story below.  In any case, why not give it a try…  Click here to get there. In theory if you had the right person with the right combination of charisma, money and connections you COULD put a fundRead more about Is it possible for the fans to own the leafs?[…]

Hockey Headshots – Time for NHL to send a message

Hockey Headshots – Time for NHL to send a message

If i were the NHL i would be thanking Matt Cooke for providing such an awesome opportunity to show that they mean business about cracking down on head shots.  Will we need another Bill Masterton before something gets done??? In case you haven’t seen the hit, here it is on Youtube. I know the gutlessRead more about Hockey Headshots – Time for NHL to send a message[…]