Marcy Di Michele

Marcy Di Michele
Marcy, a former hockey player, has worked as a Sports Journalist for the esteemed online magazine Suite 101 in addition to being a Writer and Editor at the Hockey Writers. She also writes for the hockey news site Two Pad Stack, and has appeared on CTV News as a hockey correspondent.

Recent Articles by Marcy

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Hockey News: David Clarkson Trade; Jagr to the Panthers

You’ve got to feel for the sportscasters who will have to sit around for eight hours on deadline day to announce no trades.  Jaromir Jagr has been traded to the […]

by · February 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Jeff Petry has been tacking on the points before the trade deadline. (Russell LaBounty-USA TODAY Sports)

What Can the Oilers Get for Jeff Petry?

The trade deadline isn’t officially until March 2nd, but teams are wasting no time making deals. In fact, this is shaping up to one of the busiest trade seasons we’ve […]

by · February 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Hockey News: Nick Leddy Contract; Sean Bergenheim Trade

The New York Islanders have signed defenseman Nick Leddy to a seven year contract extension. [Yahoo Sports] Los Angeles re-signed Jordan Nolan to a three year deal. [Rink Royalty] Explaining […]

by · February 25, 2015 · 3 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Hockey News: David Krejci Injury; Habs/Ducks Trade

Sidney Crosby has some of the most skilled wingers since Marian Hossa, but apparently a weak team is the reason he isn’t dominating. [Pens Labyrinth] Thoughts on the all California […]

by · February 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Morgan Rielly has earned the trust of head coach Peter Horachek. [photo: Amy Irvin]

A Woman’s Perspective on the Morgan Rielly “Controversy”.

I wasn’t planning to write this article. I tend to stay away from topics that will cause endless debate and anger with no real intention for a solution. However today […]

by · February 22, 2015 · 6 comments · News/Commentary
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Oilers Talk: Was it Dallas Eakins’ Fault?

The Edmonton Oilers improved play as of late has sparked an interesting question: did they wait too long to change the coach? Believe it or not, many are wondering if […]

by · February 20, 2015 · 1 comment · Edmonton Oilers
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Hockey News: Crosby Fight; Leafs Rebuild; Glencross Trade?

The Canadiens will be without defenceman Alexi Emelin for about six weeks. [Habs Eyes on the Prize] Will the Habs be active at the trade deadline? [Editor in Leaf] Who […]

by · February 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Washington Capitals Alexander Ovechkin - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Hockey News: Ovechkin’s Slash; Timonen’s Return

Should the Panthers be interested in Phil Kessel? [Today’s Slap Shot] The Western Conference playoff race will be going down to the wire. [Oilers Nation] No one seems to know […]

by · February 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Hockey News: Marc Methot Contract; Dmitry Kulikov Suspension

Where did the Maple Leafs go wrong? [My Weekly Sports] Olli Jokinen talks about being misused by the Predators. [Toronto Star] How does newly acquired Cody Franson fit in Nashville? […]

by · February 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Phil Kessel's play has been under scrutiny, but would a change of scenery help the forward rediscover his scoring touch? (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Hockey News: Maple Leafs Rebuild; Oilers Top Canadiens

Phil Kessel and Dion Phaneuf aren’t part of the Leafs longterm plans. [The Score] Kessel talks about his future, or lack thereof, in Toronto. [TSN] Evander Kane speaks. [ESPN] Would […]

by · February 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Hockey News: Benn/Seguin Comments; Kane to the Sabres?

The Oilers will be without Taylor Hall for 4-6 weeks. [Two Pad Stack] Jaromir Jagr is expecting to be traded soon. [] Jamie Benn and Tyler Seguin might be facing […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Scott Hartnell (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Hockey News: 1000 Games for Hartnell; Healthy Scratch for Clarkson

Don Cherry believes the Leafs lack an identity. And he has the solution. [National Post] So David Clarkson’s contract is move-able after all. Right into the press box. [Toronto Star] […]

by · February 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web