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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Recent Articles by Bruce

Sochi 2014 certainly won't come without some drama

NHL Ready for Much Needed Changes

  The National Hockey League may still be unsure of its participation in the 2014 Olympics but it’s definitely ready to make a huge step in supporting equality among pro […]

by · April 16, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics
What About Max Talbot Back to Pittsburgh?

What About Max Talbot Back to Pittsburgh?

By Greg Thornberry www.hypeduphockey.com Penguins Community Site   Max Talbot was once one of Pittsburgh’s favorite sons. Just a quick look at his most memorable moments can tell you why. […]

by · March 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Lighting the Lamp With Some Help From Budweiser

Lighting the Lamp With Some Help From Budweiser

The game of hockey is changing again. Except this time, rather than an on-ice rule or anything to do about where, how and when a team plays, the change is […]

by · February 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
NHL Lockout Hasn’t Hurt Ticket Prices

NHL Lockout Hasn’t Hurt Ticket Prices

NHL Ticket Prices on the Rise It is understood that the average price of tickets to sporting events will likely increase each year. This year, the NHL increased its average […]

by · February 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
Post 1: Focus on Paragraph Size & Headings

Post 1: Focus on Paragraph Size & Headings

This is an H2 Tag – become friends with it This is the Intro Post to a short series on crafting an aesthetically pleasing, mechanically sound, search engine friendly post. In other […]

by · February 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Backstage
Backstage at The Hockey Writers

Backstage at The Hockey Writers

If you’re looking for Hockey News – click away – there’s nothing to see here…   We will be going behind the scenes, Backstage if you will, here at The […]

by · January 31, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Backstage
Will NHL Restricted Free Agents Consider the KHL?

Will NHL Restricted Free Agents Consider the KHL?

Spector’s Hockey Ponders RFAs Option of Using the KHL Center Ryan O’Reilly currently remains in the midst of a contract standoff with the Colorado Avalanche, with reports out of Denver […]

by · January 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · KHL
Scott Niedermayer Honoured by the Kamloops Blazers

Scott Niedermayer Honoured by the Kamloops Blazers

This is a guest post written by Adam Williams   Scott Niedermayer sits at a table at the head of the Kamloops Blazers board room, on his right sits Mark […]

by · January 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Player Profiles, WHL
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Dropkick Murphys The Boys Are Back

It’s been a long time coming but yes indeed – the boys are back, or at least well on their way. The NHL Lockout is finally done and we can […]

by · January 7, 2013 · 2 comments · News/Commentary, Videos
Dearest NHL – I Miss You, When Will You Be Coming Back?

Dearest NHL – I Miss You, When Will You Be Coming Back?

There’s plenty of blame being tossed around these past few months. Lots of damage being done, lots of game playing – just not on the ice where it belongs. We […]

by · January 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
The Best Hockey Books

The Best Hockey Books

Looking for Christmas ideas or are you building a world class hockey section in your library? Here’s a list compiled by Jeff Angus and originally posted on his website, Angus […]

by · November 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
Hockey-Community.com Connects Players Worldwide Through Technologies

Hockey-Community.com Connects Players Worldwide Through Technologies

A guest post by the folks at Hockey Community. Imagine how players train in other countries? How they skate so fast in Russia? Such quick hands in Sweden? Blistering shots […]

by · November 14, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary