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10
2012

Gratitude

I am often asked by up and coming coaches about who my mentors were. Which people shaped my philosophies and beliefs? I usually will give them one of a plethora of names – Paul Chek, Eric Serrano, Mauro di Pasquale, Ken Kinakin, the list goes on and on. Truthfully though, the person who had the most...

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09
2012

Matt Nichol: A Walk Down Memory Lane

Interview by Owen Durkin NHL athletes put their careers on the line every time they hit the ice, in both practice and game environments. One awkward collision, a spine-jarring hit, or tough landing could be catastrophic for a young man who has trained his entire life for a shot at success, and the r...

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02
2012

Former Leafs great Mats Sundin remembered as a consummate leader

Toronto Star, Sean FitzGerald TORONTO — It used to be called The Captain’s Choice, but since the captain retired, Matt Nichol has taken to calling it The Swedish Touch. It was a workout by name, but a form of torture in practice, where an intense sprint on an exercise bike was coupled with a strenuo...