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Society

Marc Crawford is latest NHL coach to face scrutiny

So who’s next to go in this National Hockey League public relations nightmare? One wonders. Don’t bet against Marc Crawford. Crawford is currently a Chicago Blackhawks assistant coach. Sort of. At the moment, he is away from the team while »

Society

Aliu not happy with Peters’ apology as fallout continues

Calgary Flames coach Bill Peters still has a job–for now. How long it lasts remains to be seen. On Wednesday, Peters released the contents of a letter he sent to his general manager, Brad Treliving, apologizing for his actions 10 »

Society

Calgary Flames coach facing allegations of racism

For the second time in less than a month, hockey is back in the headlines for–what staunch supporters will tell you–are all the wrong reasons. In what seems like a heartbeat ago, everybody was venting–pro or con–about the firing of »

Indigenous, Society, Sports

Hockey owners agree to ban aboriginal headdress

Owners of the Winnipeg Jets hockey team have reversed their position and will ban aboriginal headdresses at home games. Longtime fan Jordan Wheeler had complained about a fan wearing the feathered head gear at a game last March. Many indigenous »