Athlete Aggression on the Rink and off the Ice

  title={Athlete Aggression on the Rink and off the Ice},
  author={Nick T. Pappas and Patrick C. McKenry and Beth Skilken Catlett},
  journal={Men and Masculinities},
  pages={291 - 312}
Because male athletes have exhibited aggressive tendencies in a variety of settings, they may be at risk for using violence both within and beyond their sports involvement. Five former college/professional hockey players were interviewed to determine their perspectives on the nature of aggression and violence in sports competition as well as in social relationships.The informants were asked aboutathletes’violence and aggression toward teammates, acquaintances, and female intimates. This… 
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