Bruce Hollingdrake | @thehockeywriter

Serial entrepreneur who started building websites in 1995. Founded The Hockey Writers in Jan. of 2009. Off to see the world in 2016.

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Recent Articles by Bruce

The insertion of Vegas into the NHL could create a divisional problem [photo: madlyinlovewithlife CC]

Howard Bloom Predicts 4 New Hockey Franchises

It seems the NHL is expanding, and it could be coming to a city near you. Howard Bloom, the publisher of Sports Business News, recently confirmed that Las Vegas is […]

by · October 28, 2014 · 3 comments · News/Commentary
A New Stick Design from Carbon Sports

A New Stick Design from Carbon Sports

Carbon Sports is overwhelmed by the support and interest the hockey world has shown in the CarbonSports Air Blade these last two weeks, since starting our KickStarter campaign. It is […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
Dude Perfect with Jamie Benn & Tyler Seguin

Dude Perfect with Jamie Benn & Tyler Seguin

And for something completely different. How many different ways can you combine hockey with other sports? Like shooting a basket with a wrist shot on a baseball field…no problem, scoring on […]

by · October 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
Fleury (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Stick Sense: NHL Rules Regarding the Goalkeeper’s Stick

Choosing the right goalie stick is essential whether you are a beginner or professional athlete. Stick design can improve your stance, puck-handling abilities, and your mobility. When choosing choosing goalie […]

by · October 6, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
Like a Captain: Add Panache to Everything You Do

Like a Captain: Add Panache to Everything You Do

It’s not easy to always be on your game. Captains however, always try to add some panache to everything they do. When you ring a bud’s doorbell – do you […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
Here’s to a Great Season

Here’s to a Great Season

  We’re getting close to hockey season and as the Dean from the Blackademy says – time to kick up your hosting skills a notch. Break out the fancy bowls […]

by · September 10, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
Crown Royal – The Bag Is Back

Crown Royal – The Bag Is Back

When I was a kid my father always had the bag in his bar. I was too young to drink alcohol but I always knew which bottle was his best. Now […]

by · August 19, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
Aleksander Barkov (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

3 Breakout Stars To Watch Next Season

  This is a guest post by Jen Garris The NHL might still be a few months away, but plenty of people are looking forward Boone Jenner The Columbus Blue […]

by · August 6, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
Becoming Your Dad? We’ve Got You Covered

Becoming Your Dad? We’ve Got You Covered

During the summer there’s obviously a slow down in hockey news, so we explore the offbeat a little more. Here’s a neat ad that was shared with me recently – […]

by · July 22, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
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Brodeur Preparing for the Unknown

  There aren’t many things that Martin Brodeur hasn’t done during his illustrious career, but the 21-season veteran is now preparing to enter the free agency for the first time […]

by · July 17, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Goaltending
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With 2 Overtime Games, NHL Final is Tough to Call

The first two games of the Stanley Cup Finals saw overtime winners scored by Justin Williams and Dustin Brown, the latter of which took place in a double overtime. The games […]

by · June 9, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
Site News: New Team Pages

Site News: New Team Pages

We recently updated all of our Team Pages. They can be accessed via the main menu bar, under NHL Teams, or if you see a team name highlighted within a […]

by · May 27, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary