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

Alex Steen's two-way play would be an asset to Sweden  (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Alexander Steen Beats Crawford

Alexander Steen made a great choice in blasting a shot at Corey Crawford late in last night’s St Louis Blues – Chicago Blackhawks game. Brent Seabrook’s decision making – not […]

by · October 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues, Videos
Tomas Hertl Celebrates (Ed Szczepanski-USA TODAY Sports)

VIDEO: Tomas Hertl’s 4 Goal Night

Tomas Hertl went to town on the Rangers last night on his way to becoming the youngest to pot 4 in a night in the past 15 years. We’ll let […]

by · October 9, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · San Jose Sharks, Videos
Top 5 Stanley Cup Finals

Top 5 Stanley Cup Finals

Top 5 Stanley Cup finals of the last 20 years With Chicago winning the Stanley Cup in thrilling fashion we pause to take a look back at some of the […]

by · June 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Uncategorized
Tarasenko and Lehtera played together in the KHL during the 2011-12 season (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

The Gnashing of Teeth

submitted by Alex Summers I allow films, particularly sports movies, to inform my perspective of the world. The hopeful optimism of believing the underdog stirs great emotions is an optimism […]

by · May 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
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Where do the Canucks Go Now?

This post was written by Mr. Andres Ong. Hockey is one of the most popular and widely followed games in the world. Sports enthusiasts from all around the globe make every […]

by · May 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Vancouver Canucks
Sidney Crosby must put aside all distractions to better perform in the post-season. (Photo by Andy Martin Jr.)

Another Cup For Pittsburgh

Another Cup Please: Nows the Time To Jump on the Pens Bandwagon A Guest Post by Robert Bello If you’ve been living under a rock while the NHL’s shortened 48 […]

by · April 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
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