1. Button: I can't compliment Treliving enough, he's handled this admirably  TSN
  2. Two weeks in hockey showed sport is no escape from society's dark side  The Guardian
  3. Brian Burke Welcomes Bringing Bill Peters' Behaviour To Light | Tim And Sid  SPORTSNET
  4. Calgary Flames coach Bill Peters apologizes to former player Akim Aliu for calling him the n-word  Daily Mail
  5. Former player responds to Flames coach's apology as Bill Peters' future in question  CBC News: The National
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Bill Peters, the head coach for Canada's Calgary Flames, is accused of racism by a former player.Bill Peters, the head coach for Canada's Calgary Flames, is accused of racism by a former player.

Canada ice hockey coach resigns over past racial comments - BBC News

On Friday, Calgary Flames GM Brad Treliving announced Bill Peters had resigned as head coach of the Calgary Flames following allegations earlier this week from Akim Aliu that Peters had directed racial slurs towards him 10 years ago.On Friday, Calgary Flames GM Brad Treliving announced Bill Peters had resigned as head coach of the Calgary Flames following allegations earlier this week from Akim Aliu that Peters had directed racial slurs towards him 10 years ago.

Geoff Ward takes over as interim Flames head coach - 660 NEWS

The deference paid to coaches is so ingrained that even in the NHL a coach can still deploy tactics involving abuse, intimidation or humiliationThe deference paid to coaches is so ingrained that even in the NHL a coach can still deploy tactics involving abuse, intimidation or humiliation

National Post View: Breaking the culture of silence will clean up Canada’s game | National Post

The deference paid to coaches is so ingrained that even in the NHL a coach can still deploy tactics involving abuse, intimidation or humiliationThe deference paid to coaches is so ingrained that even in the NHL a coach can still deploy tactics involving abuse, intimidation or humiliation

National Post View: Breaking the culture of silence will clean up Canada’s game | National Post

Hockey culture is long overdue for a reckoning of its culture of toxic masculinity. But will it ever arrive?More players are speaking up and more people are listening. But will it lead to change?

Bill Peters: Hockey culture is long overdue for a reckoning

Many in the hockey world suggest there is far more of the same, a whole rotten culture, just waiting to be laid bare. We shall seeMany in the hockey world suggest there is far more of the same, a whole rotten culture, just waiting to be laid bare. We shall see

Chris Selley: Mutiny long overdue in messed up world of hockey | The Province

Many in the hockey world suggest there is far more of the same, a whole rotten culture, just waiting to be laid bare. We shall seeMany in the hockey world suggest there is far more of the same, a whole rotten culture, just waiting to be laid bare. We shall see

Chris Selley: Mutiny long overdue in messed up world of hockey | The Province

Revelations of bullying and racism among NHL coaches are raising questions about the league's clubby hiring practices.Revelations of bullying and racism among NHL coaches are raising questions about the league's clubby hiring practices.

“Not very surprising the things we’re hearing about Babcock. Apple doesn’t fall far from the Tree, same sort of deal with his protege in YYC. Dropped the N bomb several times towards me in the dressing room in my rookie year because he didn’t like my choice of music. First one to”

Akim Aliu on Twitter: "Not very surprising the things we’re hearing about Babcock. Apple doesn’t fall far from the Tree, same sort of deal with his protege in YYC. Dropped the N bomb several times towards me in the dressing room in my rookie year because he didn’t like my choice of music. First one to"

“https://t.co/F1JdMLbAt6”

Akim Aliu on Twitter: "… "

“A statement from Bill Peters, in the form of a letter to CGY GM Brad Treliving::”

Bob McKenzie on Twitter: "A statement from Bill Peters, in the form of a letter to CGY GM Brad Treliving::… "

“1) Never wish anything bad to the person but you get what you deserve Bill.After years making it to the NHL had experience with the worst coach ever by far.Kicking me and punching other player to the head during the game...”

Michal Jordan on Twitter: "1) Never wish anything bad to the person but you get what you deserve Bill.After years making it to the NHL had experience with the worst coach ever by far.Kicking me and punching other player to the head during the game..."

Geoff Ward replaces Bill Peters. Peters resigned as head coach Friday after allegations by a playerGeoff Ward replaces Bill Peters. Peters resigned as head coach Friday after allegations by a player

Waterloo native takes over as interim head coach of the Calgary Flames - KitchenerToday.com

Flames General Manager Brad Treliving (inset) said he received a resignation letter from Bill Peters (left) on Friday that wraps up a weeklong investigation into incident involving Akim Aliu (right).Flames General Manager Brad Treliving (inset) said he received a resignation letter from Bill Peters (left) on Friday that wraps up a weeklong investigation into incident involving Akim Aliu (right).

Flames coach Bill Peters quits; accused of slurs, abuse | Daily Mail Online

The Calgary Flames reportedly fired head coach Bill Peters on Friday, according to multiple media reports, after revelations this week that he used racial slurs a decade ago while coaching in the American Hockey League. The Flames, who did not officially announce the move, declared that general managerThe Calgary Flames reportedly fired head coach Bill Peters on Friday, according to multiple media reports, after revelations this week that he used racial slurs a decade ago while coaching in the American Hockey League. The Flames, who did not officially announce the move, declared that general manager

Reports: Flames fire Peters after allegations of racism

A Waterloo native is getting his first shot at head coaching at the National Hockey League level.A Waterloo native is getting his first shot at head coaching at the National Hockey League level.

Waterloo native takes over bench of Calgary Flames | WaterlooChronicle.ca

Friday's collection of links.Friday’s collection of links.

PHT Morning Skate: Greiss having success; Krug’s contract – ProHockeyTalk

From running a classroom as a middle- and high-school teacher to running a bench as an NHL head coach, Geoff Ward’s career arc will make a compelling story.From running a classroom as a middle- and high-school teacher to running a bench as an NHL head coach, Geoff Ward’s career arc will make a compelling story.

Flames’ interim coach Geoff Ward focused on a return to normal | Calgary Herald

From running a classroom as a middle- and high-school teacher to running a bench as an NHL head coach, Geoff Ward’s career arc will make a compelling story.From running a classroom as a middle- and high-school teacher to running a bench as an NHL head coach, Geoff Ward’s career arc will make a compelling story.

Flames’ interim coach Geoff Ward focused on a return to normal | Calgary Herald

From running a classroom as a middle- and high-school teacher to running a bench as an NHL head coach, Geoff Ward’s career arc will make a compelling story.Another day.“For me, it hasn’t really sunk in yet,” Ward said. “It’s going to take a little bit of time.From running a classroom as a middle- and high-school teacher to running a bench as an NHL head coach, Geoff Ward’s career arc will make a compelling story.

Flames’ interim coach Ward: ‘You want it to be normal for the team’ | Calgary Sun