10:42 PM EDT, Fri May 22, 2015
Buffalo News May 14, 2015

Montador’s sad tale is too familiar

Former Sabre Steve Montador's life was shortened by the effects of repeated concussions.... Read More
Mile High Hockey May 13, 2015

Daily Links Around the NHL

Tampa Bay finished off Montreal last night and it was glorious because fuck Montreal. [SJ Mercury News] The 2003 Draft helped shape the league, and the Anaheim Ducks, for an entire generation. [LA Daily News] It's never too early to proclaim a bunch of teenagers who haven't been drafted yet as busts relative to their draft position! [Bleacher Report] The NHL is supposedly winning the playoff war versus the NBA. Minnesota writers lol [Star Tribune] Jack Eichel scored the OT winner and USA defeated Slovakia yesterday at the World Championships [Buffalo News] Steve Montador reportedly had CTE,...
Second City Hockey Apr 22, 2015

Daniel Carcillo opens up about Steve Montador's death, mental health issues

Chicago Blackhawks forward sits down with The Players' Tribune to call for change.
Broad Street Hockey Apr 22, 2015

Dan Carcillo's plea: Give NHL players better post-career support, or we'll lose more Steve Montadors

See a different side of Dan Carcillo as he steps in front of the camera to remember his friend, Steve Montador. We still don't officially know why or how former NHLer Steve Montador died back in February, but this video from former Flyer Dan Carcillo, via the Players' Tribune, gives some insight from a close friend into who Montador was as a person and into problems that plagued him late in life. "Monty went through some really trying times, and I got to see it first-hand. That lockout year he had suffered a concussion and then the team had put him on waivers, and he didn't take it very...

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