Bruce Hollingdrake | @thehockeywriter

Former bar owner, used bookshop owner and serial entrepreneur who started building websites in 1995. Founded The Hockey Writers in Jan. of 2009.

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Who Are the Best Fantasy Hockey Goalies

by Steve Laidlaw at Dobber Hockey The Final Four – Fantasy Hockey Goalie Tournament It’s Week Eight in the inaugural Cage Match Goalie Tournament and we’ve now reached the semi-finals. […]

by · November 1, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Fantasy, Montreal Canadiens
Senators’ Eugene Melnyk on Hockey and the Lockout

Senators’ Eugene Melnyk on Hockey and the Lockout

One fear relating the lockout between the NHL and the Players’ Association is what comes after the resolution. The NHL is in its second lockout in seven years (third work […]

Jacob Trouba (Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE)

Miss NHL Hockey? Check out a USHL Game

The folks over at Hockey Pulse have written a nice piece on the USHL, Now that the 2012-2013 National Hockey League season is almost certainly delayed at least for the […]

by · September 20, 2012 · 1 comment · National Juniors
Some NHL Bloopers

Some NHL Bloopers

Some fairly recent NHL bloopers for your viewing pleasure.

by · August 26, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Videos
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A Recap of the 2011-12 NHL Season

Like any other season we saw our fair share of milestones, injuries, retirements. The biggest surprise though was on the final night of the season when the LA Kings hoisted […]

by · August 21, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Videos
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Will We See the Avalanche in the NHL Playoffs This Season?

I love the 30 Teams in 30 Days segment that the NHL is doing. Quick updates on NHL teams that you might not follow regularly. Here’s the rundown on the […]

by · August 17, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, Videos
Summer with Stanley

Summer with Stanley

Check out what Anze’s been up to with our favorite trophy.

by · August 15, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings, Videos
Donald Fehr (Kirby Lee/Image of Sport-US PRESSWIRE)

NHLPA Submits Its First Proposal

  The National Hockey League Players’ Association submitted its first proposal on economic issues during a Collective Bargaining Agreement negotiating session Tuesday. The proposal, which included the core economic elements […]

by · August 15, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Videos
The Sarnia Sting will be without star forward Alex Galchenyuk until mid-November as he recovers from a knee injury (Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

NHL Draft 2012: Videos of the Top 10 Prospects

  The 2012 NHL Draft is nearly upon us. While many are saying the talent pool isn’t as deep as years past you just never know how these youngsters will […]

by · June 20, 2012 · 1 comment · OHL, Prospects
Video: Strange Goal Gives Admirals the Lead

Video: Strange Goal Gives Admirals the Lead

One of the strangest goals you’ll ever see, but was it legal? According to the letter of the law it is. Rule 83.4 says that if a puck is ‘shot […]

Drew Doughty. (Matt Kartozian-US PRESSWIRE)

How’s Your Playoff Beard Coming Along?

  The good folks at Bleacher Report have released this terrific video on Playoff Beards and the money it raises for charity via Beard-a-thon. You can check out the site […]

by · May 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey Cares
John Tortorella (James Guillory-US PRESSWIRE)

The Hockey Writers Presents: Overtime

The Hockey Writers has a new member of the family. We now have a second website for those of you who prefer Long Form journalism. The site is called Overtime […]

by · May 22, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey Media, New York Rangers