The NHL has had only one positive PED test in seven years. But is it realistic to believe that no NHLers are using something to gain an edge? Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews said in an interview Wednesday that it's 'naive' to think that no one in the NHL is using something even though only one player has been caught in the NHL's drug testing policy. "I think it would be naive to say that there's no one in the NHL that is trying to get the edge in that fashion" the Chicago Blackhawks centre said on Sportsnet The Fan 590 Wednesday. "But at the end of the day whether you get caught now or not down the road at some point those sort of things come out as we've seen in Major League Baseball and cycling. "Eventually ... someone is going to save their own butt and throw you under the bus. And that's your legacy. That's what people remember: that you're a cheater and you took performance-enhancing drugs.
Are NHL players using PEDs? Jonathan Toews says naive to say no
CBS Sports | Aug 16