Massage Therapy Magazine

We met on a frigid New England morning, just after the holidays, when everyone is acutely aware that the worst of winter looms ahead. But for Joana Brown, this is her time of year. That's because she has a rewarding career working with some of the toughest guys around-professional hockey players.

For the past three years, Brown has been working with the American Hockey League's (AHL) Lowell Lock Monsters in Lowell, Massachusetts, a minor-league team in the Eastern Conference Atlantic Divisioin.