Rob PizzoRob Pizzo brings more than a decade of experience in the sports broadcasting industry as he offers his views on the latest news from the world of hockey. He's worked with Sportsnet 590 The Fan all-sports radio station as a producer and reporter, and has reported on the Maple Leafs, the Toronto Argonauts and the Toronto Raptors.
Donald Fehr is approaching six years in his post as the head of the NHL Players' Association. In advance of the World Cup, he discusses next month's tournament and other issues in the game, including fighting and future lockouts. more »
On the eve of staging their own international tournament that will pit best on best, the leaders of the NHL and NHL Players' Association are weighing the pros and cons of returning to the Winter Olympics in 2018. more »
Jamie Benn underwent surgery to repair a core muscle injury on July 14. Dallas Stars general manager Jim Nill said in a statement at the time that the surgery would require a six-week recovery after which Benn's availability for the World Cup would be determined. more »