This Flyers season in pictures/gif courtesy of

This Flyers season in pictures/gif courtesy of

“I laugh at myself. I don’t take myself completely seriously. I think that’s another quality that people have to hold on to…you have to laugh, especially at yourself.” - Madonna What […]

by · October 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Humor, Philadelphia Flyers
Crosby (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

What’s In An NHL Player’s Name? Could It Be Their Game?

One of the things that has always piqued my interest has been the awesomeness of hockey player names. After all, what’s in an NHL player’s name? Could it be their […]

by · October 15, 2013 · 1 comment · Hockey History, Humor
Never fear Florida Panthers fans, Roberto Luongo is here as we interview Paige Lewis this week. (File Photo)

The Legend Known as @Strombone1

There is a certain Twitter account that delivers endless hilarity and generates mass conversation among the hockey crowd. It is an account that knows exactly what to tweet about and […]

by · October 11, 2013 · 3 comments · Humor, Vancouver Canucks
The Inaccuracy of D2: The Mighty Ducks

The Inaccuracy of D2: The Mighty Ducks

As a child growing up in the mid-90s, I loved sports and I loved movies, both loves very near to my heart to this day. During the mid-90s there were […]

by · October 9, 2013 · 17 comments · Humor
Edmonton Oilers vs. Dallas Stars in Oklahoma City

For The Love Of A Hockey Game

There are a lot of things people will do for the love of a hockey game. I am no exception. I was perusing the schedule about two weeks ago and […]

by · October 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Humor
Crosby (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Twas The Night Before Fantasy Hockey

Now tonight is when fantasy hockey becomes reality. We took the poem and twisted it towards a fantasy slant. Hopefully there is a bit of humor mixed with a dash […]

by · October 1, 2013 · 1 comment · Fantasy, Humor
Lights, Camera, Action!: A History of NHL Players Acting

Lights, Camera, Action!: A History of NHL Players Acting

Fans of the hit comedy “Dumb and Dumber” rejoiced at the report that Cam Neely was set to reprise his role as the ornery trucker, Seabass. Even better news was […]

by · September 27, 2013 · 2 comments · Humor, News/Commentary
Fans of the Seattle Thunderbirds need their team to stay. (Shoot the Breeze Photography)

Five Potential Team Names for a New Seattle NHL Franchise

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration — Thomas Alva Edison Mr. Light Bulb’s insight was certainly valid with respect to most applications, but when it comes to […]

by · September 24, 2013 · 35 comments · Humor, Top 10 Lists
Dan Carcillo was a huge force in tonight's game (cr: Dinur@Flickr)

The Five Funniest Nicknames in the NHL Today

Years ago, someone called my office asking for a “Walter McMuffin”. After a hearty laugh, the receptionist informed me of the malaprop and put him directly through. Sensing an opportunity, […]

by · September 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Humor, Player Profiles, Top 10 Lists
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Why Justin Bieber is Bad for the NHL

I don’t know know any other way to say it, but Justin Bieber is bad for hockey. Hockey is unequivocally Canada’s best export; Canada’s worst export? Justin Bieber. I’ve been […]

by · August 23, 2013 · 4 comments · Humor, News/Commentary
Messier waves to the crowd after his final NHL game. (Image Credits: JR_in_NYC)

1994 New York Rangers; Make the Movie!

There are some good hockey movies out there. We were blessed with Slap Shot in 1977. We chuckled at the antics of the children in The Mighty Ducks in 1992. […]

(Cary Edmondson-US PRESSWIRE)

Timekeeping Ain’t Easy

I love hockey. I enjoy being a part of the game working as a timekeeper at the local community rink on some nights and weekends. Even while I am sitting […]

by · July 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Humor, News/Commentary