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Generals hold a special place in Oshawa

The city of Oshawa has always been a sports city, but there’s been one team over the years that has been able to capture...

The consequences of concussions

Concussions used to simply be part of the game of hockey. Players knew what they were getting into when they dropped the gloves,...

Defrosting the history of black hockey players

While hockey is seen by many as Canada’s sport, it still lacks diversity. There are currently 30 black hockey players in the NHL, only five...

Homophobia in hockey: Putting discrimination in the penalty box

Brock McGillis, former OHL player and professional goalie, lived the typical ‘hockey bro’ lifestyle for years. It was a lie. “I was the cocky hockey...

Ridgebacks in penalty box too much

With three losses in their last four games, the Ridgebacks men hockey team is looking very different from the team we saw go 5-0...

Generals take care of Storm

Despite some significant changes to their roster, the Oshawa Generals continue to find ways to win hockey games. The team travelled to Guelph and left...

3HL: The new pro hockey league in town

If you’re a fan of the 3-on-3 overtime format in the NHL, you might find a new pro hockey league operating in southern Ontario...

UOIT’s hockey teams set for home stretch

The UOIT men’s and women’s hockey teams are more than halfway through their seasons, and both teams are shooting towards playoffs. The men started strong...

UOIT falls 5-4 to Concordia in OT

After a strong start to the season, UOIT men’s hockey team has hit a rough patch. The Ridgebacks, ranked No. 4 in the OUA East,...

The light at the end of the tunnel: Patrick O’Sullivan’s journey

In Breaking Away, Patrick O’Sullivan chronicles the years of physical and emotional abuse he suffered at the hands of his father. The memoir also...