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By Tammy Bruce
Topic - Rick Rypien
The North Side Raiders look like little men as they take the field for their Pee Wee football game in the opening scene of "Head Games," their shoulder pads and helmets dwarfing the rest of their small bodies.
Before stepping onto the ice for an informal preseason workout Wednesday, Alex Ovechkin learned the awful news: A plane carrying Russian team Lokomotiv Yaroslavl of the Kontinental Hockey League had crashed, killing at least 43 of the 45 people on board.
Three NHL tough guys have died since spring, leaving behind more questions than answers about the toll being an enforcer extracts.
Former NHL player Wade Belak hanged himself, according to a person familiar with the case. Belak, an enforcer who had played with five NHL teams before retiring in March, was found dead Wednesday in Toronto. He was 35.
Former NHL player Wade Belak hanged himself, according to a person familiar with the case.
Former Predator Wade Belak, an enforcer who had played with five NHL teams before retiring in March, was found dead Wednesday in Toronto. He was 35.
Winnipeg Jets center Rick Rypien was found dead in his home Monday, nine months after he took a leave of absence to deal with an undisclosed personal matter.
The Vancouver Canucks have granted forward Rick Rypien an indefinite leave of absence.
Canucks forward Rick Rypien has apologized for grabbing a fan during a game last week.
Vancouver enforcer Rick Rypien was suspended six games Friday for grabbing a fan during the Canucks' loss to Minnesota this week.
Vancouver Canucks center Rick Rypien pushed a fan in the game against the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night.
Vancouver enforcer Rick Rypien was suspended indefinitely Wednesday, pending a hearing, for grabbing a fan Tuesday night in the Canucks' loss in Minnesota.
Vancouver Canucks forward Rick Rypien was suspended indefinitely Wednesday pending a hearing for grabbing a fan while heading to the locker room in the game against Minnesota.