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

Oliver Ekman-Larsson? Make it Happen, Oilers

Oliver Ekman-Larsson? Make it Happen, Oilers

There needs to be tempered expectations on this one. Coyotes GM Don Maloney uttered the words that “everybody is up for grabs”, and attention immediately turned to 23 year-old defenceman […]

Hockey News: 1200 Points for Iginla; Ekman-Larsson on the Block?

Hockey News: 1200 Points for Iginla; Ekman-Larsson on the Block?

The Maple Leafs woes have hit epic proportions. [Globe and Mail] No one articulates the torture of being a Leafs fan like Steve Dangle. [Now Toronto] Brendan Shanahan has already […]

by · January 31, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
(Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Brodeur Retires a Blue; Spezza Returns to Ottawa

The American Hockey League will now have a Pacific Division. [AHL] Claude Giroux wants to see his coach fight. [The Score] The Flyers may be getting Kimmo Timonen back this […]

by · January 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
(Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Sabres Trying to Make Trades; Richards to Calgary?

A complete list of all the players with no-trade and no-move clauses in their contracts. [The Fourth Period] The Sabres GM doesn’t know why nobody wants his players. [Pro Hockey […]

by · January 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Brodeur took a leave of absence from the Blues last week. (Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Brodeur Retirement; Penguins/Blues Trade

Are the Jaromir Jagr to Pittsburgh rumors actually a thing? [The Pens Nation] Martin Brodeur is officially retiring from hockey, but he isn’t done in the NHL. [Puck Daddy] A […]

by · January 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
(Alan Maglaque-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Zac Rinaldo Suspension; Injuries for Everybody

What are the odds that any Canadian teams make the playoffs this season? [CBC] Mike Richards used to be considered a great player. What exactly happened to him? [Today’s Slap […]

by · January 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
(Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Mike Richards is Not Derek Roy.

A few weeks ago, the Oilers made a trade in which they dealt AHL quality centerman Mark Arcobello to the Nashville Predators for the experienced, yet underwhelming Derek Roy. Arcobello […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 11 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Mike Richards posted 32 points this season (Photo by Bridget Samuels).

Hockey News: Mike Richards on Waivers; Kyle Okposo Injury

Finding the positives of the All-Star game. [Grantland] Johnny Gaudreau got a nice bonus for playing. [Philly.com] Great post summing up the response to Ovechkin giving away a car he […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Washington Capitals Alexander Ovechkin - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Hockey News: All-Star Weekend; Ovechkin’s Car

This years All-Star game featured the most combined goals scored ever. [CBC] It would have been really great if Ovechkin spent some of his $9 million dollar salary and bought […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
(Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: World Cup of Hockey; All-Star Skills Competition

All you need to know about the upcoming World Cup of Hockey. [Puck Daddy] The Bruins and Canadiens will face off in the next Winter Classic. [Boston Globe] Toronto may […]

by · January 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Toronto is very loyal to the hometown team, the Maple Leafs (Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: All-Star Fantasy Draft; Kessel/Seguin Trade

The NHL goes pro. [Copper N Blue] Hockey players showed some personality at the All-Star draft. And it was refreshing. [Sporting News] But perhaps the best part was this legendary […]

by · January 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Sidney Crosby should seek a sports psychologist. (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Hockey News: Sidney Crosby Injured; CHL Top Prospects Game

Maple Leafs fans have resorted to Kijiji to fix their hockey team. [Sportsnet] Sidney Crosby will once again miss an All-Star game. Maybe the injury explains his consistent disappearing act […]

by · January 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web