6 Reasons To Watch HBO’s 24/7 Leafs/Wings

6 Reasons To Watch HBO’s 24/7 Leafs/Wings

After the lockout deprived hockey fans of the Emmy-award winning series last season, HBO’s 24/7 series is back, premièring this Saturday. THW looks at why this season’s series will be […]

by · December 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Top 10 Lists, Winter Classic
Jonathan Drouin can take home the Calder Trophy playing with the high-scoring Tampa Bay Lightning. [photo: David Chan]

5 Team Canada Players to Watch For at World Junior Championships

With the preliminary roster announcements for the World Junior Championships being made, we’ll take a look at some of the top players to watch for during the tournament taking place […]

by · December 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Top 10 Lists, World Junior Hockey Championship
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5 Ways to Ruin an NHL Prospect

In sports it is a common practice to learn by example. Typically, the NHL executives mimic the ways of the most successful organizations. However, there is also something to be […]

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Top 10 New Jersey Devils Twitter Accounts

Here at The Hockey Writers, having a social media presence is a must.  Much like a one-timer off the crossbar, that rings true for NHL clubs as well.  If you’ve […]

by · November 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils, Top 10 Lists
Movember: Top 5 Montreal Mos

Movember: Top 5 Montreal Mos

This month many of the Montreal Canadiens’ players and staff shaved their pre-existing facial hair to then grow anew a fresh moustache for the entire month of November, also known […]

by · November 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens, Top 10 Lists
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5 More Hockey Thoughts and Oddities

By Nathan Currier @nathancurrier This is the second installment of a series that I hope to regularly publish throughout the season. We all love the game of hockey and seemingly fail […]

by · November 8, 2013 · 1 comment · News/Commentary, Top 10 Lists
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The Five Biggest Early Surprises of the 2013-14 Season

Surprise is the greatest gift which life can grant us — Boris Pasternak The 20th century Russian novelist’s ridiculous hyperbole notwithstanding, there have been a number of fascinating early storylines […]

Halloween Hockey

Halloween Hockey

Hockey and Halloween just go together.  From the players with teeth like jack o’ lanterns, to the goalie masks, to the third jersey of the Buffalo Sabres, hockey can be […]

by · October 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Top 10 Lists
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5 Hockey Thoughts and Oddities

Lying awake at night, listening to the snores of bedfellows and little ones in neighboring bedrooms, the mind gets to wandering. The ‘whys’, ‘hows’, whos’, and ‘whens’ of the night […]

by · October 24, 2013 · 2 comments · News/Commentary, Top 10 Lists
Bobbleheads to Beer: Best of the Albany Devils Promotional Schedule

Bobbleheads to Beer: Best of the Albany Devils Promotional Schedule

What could possibly be better than attending a hockey game against your biggest rival? There is the roar of the crowd, the singing of the goal song after the horn […]

by · October 21, 2013 · 1 comment · AHL, Albany Devils, Top 10 Lists
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Who Is the Most Complete Forward in the NHL?

When looking at the best NHL forwards in the game and the ever changing debate that it always ensues around who that is, inevitably the focus is fantasy based and the top offensive […]

by · October 16, 2013 · 10 comments · News/Commentary, Top 10 Lists
Alex Steen's two-way play would be an asset to Sweden  (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Top-Five Plays of the St. Louis Blues’ Young Season

You’re not a bad fan. You don’t need to apologize to your favorite hockey team. Chances are, if you live in St. Louis, you have been paying attention to the […]

by · October 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues, Top 10 Lists