Opinion: In Light of Sexual Assault Revelations, Are Billet Families At Risk?
In the wake of Reid Boucher’s sexual assault charges, and the ongoing discussions regarding sexual assault and abuse in hockey, protections can no longer be a one way street. It’s time to consider the safety of billet families, writes Ian Kennedy.
CHL Postpones Top Prospects Game Amid COVID-19 Case Surge
The CHL has officially postponed the 2022 Kubota Top Prospects Game scheduled for February due to the "ongoing challenges of the pandemic".
How CHL Teams, Players and Agents Are Reacting to Mandated Vaccines
“We’re on the right side of this pandemic, so we need to keep doing our part.”
The Hockey News Prospect Podcast: Re-drafting 2020 and Sebastian Cossa Interview
Is Alexis Lafreniere still the top prospect from the 2020 draft? Which NCAA players stood out the most this year? All that and more, including an interview with 2021 NHL draft prospect Sebastian Cossa.
Former Junior Player Says Rookie Abuse Was, 'More Confusing and Damaging' Than Brain Cancer
Gene Chiarello played four years in the Ontario League that were largely positive ones. But he joined a proposed class action lawsuit against junior hockey because of the abuse he suffered in his rookie season.
Shocking Allegations in CHL Lawsuit Detail Sexual Abuse and 'A Deviant Culture'
Some players are carrying the scars of their experience 40 years after the fact while one expert claims, 'Hockey hazing continues to this day with management fully aware of its presence.'