VOLESKY: Outdoor rink could boost downtownWhen you look at the areas in North America producing the most professional (NHL) hockey players, you’ll find they all have one thing in common. At the top of the list: Canada, Minnesota, Massachusetts, Michigan, New York, Illinois and Wisconsin. So, what’s the common element? All of these have climates which support outdoor rinks.
By: Tara Volesky , Guest columnist