Erik Karlsson should have full recovery from cut Achilles: Kinetics prof

Star defenceman Erik Karlsson’s career will likely still thrive, despite his season being cut short, says a sports expert. Karlsson’s left Achilles tendon was lacerated by Pittsburgh Penguins’ winger Matt Cooke’s skate Wednesday night. Recovery is expected to take three to four months following Karlsson’s Thursday morning surgery in Ottawa. “I don’t think it’s a […]


Fans, businesses, bracing for NHL lockou

SEE VIDEO Hockey fans are apprehensive about the upcoming NHL season and the pending lockout. “You have to think of the fans, right? That’s who the draw is,” said Andrew Pinsent of Nepean. “I think it’s not good for the game.” The 2012-13 regular season is slated to begin Oct. 11, however, if a […]