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How to Induct a New Girlfriend into the Cult of Hockey

It’s always a gamble dating someone who doesn’t know about hockey and for all you know, might hate it. Even more so when you live in Nottingham, England, famous for […]

by · February 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Humor, Other Leagues
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Chicago Blackhawks’ Second Line Center: Calling All Candidates

This just happened. Being Patrick Kane's center isn't as simple as it looks. With Handzus struggling, Kruger gets a try for #Blackhawks: http://t.co/XfSJivquHx — Mark Lazerus (@MarkLazerus) January 10, 2014 […]

by · January 10, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Humor
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Top 5 Hockey Christmas Videos of 2013

It’s that time of year — when the stockings are hung, the trees are trimmed, and hockey players all over the world are putting down their sticks and picking up […]

by · December 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Humor, Top 10 Lists
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Wings Must Use Swarm Intelligence To Overcome Injuries

  The players who ensured Detroit’s survival in the post-Yzerman era are both injured. Without Datsyuk and Zetterberg the Red Wings are forced to stomach an appetizer for a meal […]

by · December 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, Humor, Injury Report, News/Commentary
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5 Ways To Make Watching Detroit Less Painful

Ease the pain.  Find inner peace.  Reach enlightenment.  Forgive yourself.  Cleanse. More sanguine Detroit fans have been saying these things to themselves recently, and we all know why.  The Red […]

by · November 27, 2013 · 4 comments · Detroit Red Wings, Humor
Fair-Weatherism Is Ok

Fair-Weatherism Is Ok

  Few things are more irritating than a Johnny-or-Jane-come-lately who expects reverence. This being the case, most “fair-weather fan” accusations are perfectly valid. “Don’t tell me who’s gonna be in […]

by · October 30, 2013 · 2 comments · Humor, News/Commentary
This Flyers season in pictures/gif courtesy of HFBoards.com

This Flyers season in pictures/gif courtesy of HFBoards.com

“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
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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
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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