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Former NHL goalie shares struggles with mental illness, addiction.

Former NHL goaltender Clint Malarchuk has gone through both physical and mental trauma in his life and, after two brushes with death, he’s sharing his story and advocating for better mental health support. Malarchuk endured one of the most horrific injuries in NHL history in 1989 when he was playing goal for the Buffalo Sabres. The skate of an opposing player clipped his throat and severed his jugular vein. “That was the beginning of a real spiral downward because of trauma, which […]

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