Youth teams play on an auxiliary outdoor rink before the 2010 New Year's Day Winter Classic NHL hockey game. New research shows that young players in leagues that allow checking are much more likely to suffer concussions and serious injuries than kids who play in leagues that ban it.
Chess boxing was one of the unconventional sports Rick Reilly observed. During the matches, the board and pieces became drenched in sweat. Reilly asked his host, promoter Tim Woolgar, how often they get washed. His answer: "Uh, never."
Cynthia "TLC" Reilly