The IX: Your Curated Guide to Women’s Sports

Hey folks: I’ll be contributing to a new women’s sports newsletter, The IX. Learn a bit more about our vision from Annie Peterson below. For the full entry, click here. To guarantee you’ll get my women’s hockey entry, subscribe here. Finally, our SAWEET Twitter profile picture is an original sketch by Mirabelle Megdal. The IX: … More The IX: Your Curated Guide to Women’s Sports

REBLOG: Art Dorrington, the first black hockey player to sign a pro contract, dies at 87 — TheColorOfHockey

Art Dorrington, the first black ice hockey player to sign a professional contract, passed away on Friday at age 87. Art Dorrington was a scorer on the ice and a community activist off it. Dorrington was a high-scoring forward in the old Eastern Hockey League, Eastern Amateur Hockey League and International Hockey League. He played for… … More REBLOG: Art Dorrington, the first black hockey player to sign a pro contract, dies at 87 — TheColorOfHockey

REBLOG: Meet Kim Davis, a hockey newbie on a mission to boost the NHL’s outreach — TheColorOfHockey

I want to thank Bill Douglas of The Color of Hockey for accepting this story. It was a pleasure to highlight Kim Davis and her new position with the National Hockey League. Editor’s Note: The Color of Hockey is pleased to feature this post written by Erica L. Ayala, a multi-talented New York-based sportswriter, blogger, … More REBLOG: Meet Kim Davis, a hockey newbie on a mission to boost the NHL’s outreach — TheColorOfHockey