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Predators' Watson opens up about alcohol, anxiety struggles

10 days ago   |   By TheScore

Nashville Predators forward Austin Watson opened up about his mental health struggles in an Instagram post on Friday, saying his arrest last year stemmed from a relapse after 23 months of sobriety. The soon to be 27-year-old voluntarily entered the NHL's substance abuse program after the events that unfolded in June 2018. "I am currently sober and committed to living a healthy lifestyle so that I can be the father, partner, teammate, and person I want to be," Watson's post read. Watson - who admitted to dealing with anxiety, depression, and alcoholism since the age of 18 - was handed an...
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Predators' Watson: Alcohol issues led to arrest

10 days ago   |   By ESPN

Nashville Predators forward Austin Watson said his arrest last year came when he started drinking again after 23 months of sobriety, and said he is "currently sober and committed to living a healthy lifestyle."
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Austin Watson opens up about alcoholism, mental illness, his arrest in Instagram post

Austin Watson opens up about alcoholism, mental illness, his arrest in Instagram post

10 days ago   |   By USA Today

Predators forward Austin Watson opens up about alcoholism, mental illness in Instagram post
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Predators' Austin Watson opens up about alcohol issues in Instagram post

10 days ago   |   By Sportsnet

Nashville Predators forward Austin Watson says the arrest last year that led to his 18-game suspension came when he started drinking again after 23 months of sobriety.
Watson said Friday in an Instagram post that he's been dealing with anxiety, depression and alcoholism since the age of 18. Watson said he entered the NHL's substance abuse program after his June 16 arrest and added that "I am currently sober and committed to living a healthy lifestyle so that I can be the father, partner, teammate and person I want to be."
As my 26th year comes to an end in a couple days, I've found myself...
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Predators' Watson: Alcohol issues led to his arrest

10 days ago   |   By USA Today

Nashville Predators' Austin Watson says his arrest last year came after he'd started drinking again after 23 months of sobriety
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Coyle's third-period goal sends Wild past Golden Knights 4-2

Coyle's third-period goal sends Wild past Golden Knights 4-2

Charlie Coyle scored his second game-winning goal of the season with 5:31 remaining to lift the Minnesota Wild past the Vegas Golden Knights 4-2 on Monday Read more ...

Coyle scores, Wild beat Golden Knights 4-2

Coyle scores, Wild beat Golden Knights 4-2

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Frank Vatrano erupts for 4 points as Panthers handle Sharks

Frank Vatrano erupts for 4 points as Panthers handle Sharks

Frank Vatrano had a goal and three assists for a career-high four points to lift the Florida Panthers over the San Jose Sharks 6-2 on Monday night. Read more ...

Aaron Ekblad on how Vincent Trocheck impacts Panthers

Aaron Ekblad on how Vincent Trocheck impacts Panthers

Aaron Ekblad on how Vincent Trocheck impacts the Panthers on the ice and in the locker room. Read more ...

Vincent Trocheck: ‘We're having fun. It's fun to win some hockey games'

Vincent Trocheck: ‘We're having fun. It's fun to win some hockey games'

Vincent Trocheck: 'We're having fun. It's fun to win some hockey games.' Read more ...

Predators beat Avalanche 4-1, Laviolette earns win No. 600

Predators beat Avalanche 4-1, Laviolette earns win No. 600

Pekka Rinne stopped a penalty shot in making 35 saves and the Nashville Predators knocked off the reeling Colorado Avalanche 4-1 to help Peter Laviolette capture win No. 600 of... Read more ...

WATCH: Wild's Foligno, Staal score less than two minutes apart

WATCH: Wild's Foligno, Staal score less than two minutes apart

Marcus Foligno and Eric Staal scored back-to-back goals to take the lead against Vegas in the second period. Read more ...

Martin St. Louis to join Columbus Blue Jackets as consultant

Martin St. Louis to join Columbus Blue Jackets as consultant

Hockey Hall of Fame forward Martin St. Louis will join the Columbus Blue Jackets as a special teams consultant, the team announced Monday. Read more ...

Carolina, Teravainen agree to terms on 5-year extension

Carolina, Teravainen agree to terms on 5-year extension

The Carolina Hurricanes and forward Teuvo Teravainen have agreed to terms on a five-year contract extension worth $27 million Read more ...

Galchenyuk unsure of Montreal reception in return with Coyotes

Galchenyuk unsure of Montreal reception in return with Coyotes

Galchenyuk, who has eight goals and 17 assists in 38 games in 2018-19, will return to Montreal for the first time since June's deal that saw him swapped for Max Domi in a rare... Read more ...