A Christmas 30 Things

A Christmas 30 Things

Everyone has thoughts but instead it was time to do something different. This will be simple yet blunt. Let’s go into a “30 Christmas Things: A Christmas Edition”. The other […]

by · December 24, 2014 · 1 comment · Fantasy, Humor
(Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

An (Unrealistic) Sharks Christmas Wish List

‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through the league, not a creature was stirring, not even John Scott. With it being Christmas eve and the NHL in the middle […]

by · December 24, 2014 · 7 comments · Humor, San Jose Sharks
Mike Smith (Jennifer Stewart-USA TODAY Sports)

Fantasy Hockey: The Mumps and Other Ailments

With multiple NHL players becoming mysteriously sidelined by the mumps, I took it upon myself to do some extra, scientific research on other ailments in the NHL. Surprisingly, my studies […]

by · December 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Fantasy, Humor
(Tom Turk/The Hockey Writers)

Top 7 Moments from HBO’s 24/7: Road to the Winter Classic

Last week hockey fans got to see the new Road to the Winter Classic on Epix. The popular series HBO’s 24/7: Road to the Winter Classic was not carried by […]

by · December 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Humor, Winter Classic
Claude Giroux (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Is Claude Giroux Waging Biological Warfare?

Trash talking and trying to throw your opponent off their game is a constant theme in hockey. Players like Dan Carcillo and Maxim Lapierre have made an NHL career out […]

by · December 19, 2014 · 2 comments · Humor
(Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

The Best Nicknames in Hockey

Nicknames are as much a part of hockey as the blue line. You are given one early by your mites coach only later to be called something else by your […]

by · December 18, 2014 · 37 comments · Humor
2014 NHL Entry Draft Floor [photo: Amy Irvin]

The NHL’s Bottom-Feeder, Lottery Team Drinking Game

Seeing your team at the bottom of the standings is a tough situation to be in. If they’re lucky, most fans will never experience the absolute apathy one can feel […]

Never fear Florida Panthers fans, Roberto Luongo is here as we interview Paige Lewis this week. (File Photo)

The Top 14 Hockey Tweets of 2014

Twitter has become the best social media platform for hockey fans to interact with their favorite players directly. Hockey players are also able to use it as a tool to […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Humor
Dear Santa…From the Toronto Maple Leafs

Dear Santa…From the Toronto Maple Leafs

We’re just days away from the big night when the jolly guy with the long white beard, wearing the big red suit, comes down the chimney and delivers joy and […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Humor, Toronto Maple Leafs
Boone Jenner missed some time earlier this season with an injury (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Boone Jenner: Goal-scoring Machine and Stick Aficionado

Boone Jenner has been on quite the tear lately. The 21-year old is currently riding a four-game goal-scoring streak and has fired off 12 shots during the stretch. His third […]

by · December 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets, Humor
[photo: Misha Vaksman]

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