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25 Things That Drive Every Hockey Fan Crazy

Hockey is a great sport. For my money, it’s the best sport in the world in terms of action and the community it creates. Despite all the great things it […]

by · December 10, 2014 · 85 comments · Humor
How to Chirp Effectively in Fantasy Hockey

How to Chirp Effectively in Fantasy Hockey

A public fantasy hockey pool is nothing like a private league. There’s no interaction between GMs; trades are non-existent and there are fewer messages on the league board than Scott […]

by · December 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Fantasy, Humor
Detroit Red Wings Pavel Datsyuk  - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Hockey Glossary 601- 17 Terms to Know

Do you want to sound like an expert to impress the hockey fan in your life? Well, here at The Hockey Writers, we have you covered. Learning just a few […]

by · December 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Advanced Stats, Humor
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Everyone Is Invited to Hockey’s Christmas Party

By now your Christmas tree should already be up and you’re counting down the days until you get to unwrap that PlayStation you have been begging Santa for. The Calgary […]

by · December 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Humor
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The Strangest Superstitions in NHL History

As professional athletes, NHL hockey players will do what ever it takes to be successful on the ice. On top of their on and off ice training and preparation, many […]

by · December 3, 2014 · 2 comments · Hockey History, Humor
Zemgus Girgensons has been playing very well with Matt Moulson and Tyler Ennis - and fantasy managers will likely capitalize on the situation if the sophomore can keep up his current level of play. (Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports)

The NHL’s Ugly Sweater Christmas Party

A few weeks ago, I put together a list of my 10 favorite NHL sweaters. Those are the best of the best but what about the worst of the worst? […]

by · December 1, 2014 · 23 comments · Humor, Top 10 Lists
A mustachioed walking cannon with superfluous wheels? Hockey fans enjoy funny mascots and clever tweets.  Credit: By Michael Miller (Own work) via Wikimedia Commons

5 of the Best NHL-Related Tweets You’ve Ever Seen

For a game replete with big, fast, tough players with questionable dental plans, hockey is a pretty funny sport in many ways. After all, not only are there goofy mascots, […]

by · November 30, 2014 · 4 comments · Humor, Top 10 Lists
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Once A Leafs Fan

I am sure it has been very trying times those that cheer for the blue & white. After a full week of two embarrassing blowouts, star player controversies, coaching & […]

by · November 22, 2014 · 1 comment · Humor
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The Strangest Maple Leafs Stories This Season

Toronto Maple Leafs fans, step off the ledge. The team is in the midst of a three-game losing streak, including ugly losses to Buffalo and Nashville by a combined score of […]

by · November 19, 2014 · 2 comments · Humor, Toronto Maple Leafs
Referees have seen better days. (Flickr/Dan4th)

5 of the Funniest Hockey Commercials Ever Made

Despite solid gains in recent years, hockey is still an underrated sport, at least in the United States. Nobody reading this piece has to be convinced of the sport’s unparalleled […]

by · November 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Humor
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NHL 94 – The Best Game Ever?

When EA Sports’ NHL 15 was released, gaming experts and fans alike offered some mediocre reviews and criticisms of EA’s current offering. Some online and GM mode features that were featured […]

by · October 31, 2014 · 2 comments · Humor

How to Talk Like a Hockey Player

Possibly more than any other sport, there is a unique culture that surrounds hockey. It’s a tightly knit group that is as dedicated to their sport as any in the […]

by · October 27, 2014 · 11 comments · Humor