Steve Mears Keeps Good Company on NHL Live Photo Credit: (Steve Mears)

Q&A With NHL Network’s Steve Mears

Ted Warren of TheHockeyWriters.com recently had an opportunity to interview Steve Mears, the Host of NHL Live, a flagship show that runs on NHL Network. “Mearsy” as he is known […]

by · March 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey Media
Mark Roe with Lord Stanley Photo Credit-(Mark Roe)

Mark Roe: A Broadcaster’s Life

During childhood we are often asked–What do you want to be when you grow up? NHL Network’s Mark Roe knew exactly what he wanted to do—have a career in broadcasting. […]

by · March 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey Media
Steve Ott has been a dependable fantasy forward over the last several years. (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

NHL Blackout Rules Are Insane

Far be it from me to school the NHL on geography.  The league finally moved the Winnipeg Jets from the Southeast Division of the Eastern Conference, to the Central Division […]

by · January 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey Media
Biggest Loser in Ben Scrivens Twitter Episode? Sports Journalism

Biggest Loser in Ben Scrivens Twitter Episode? Sports Journalism

In case you missed it, new Edmonton Oilers recruit Ben Scrivens generated some buzz yesterday when, in a series of tweets, he ripped the author of a piece on Canoe.ca […]

by · January 17, 2014 · 4 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Hockey Media
(Josh Smith/THW)

Kerry Fraser Assesses Habs at Midpoint

When you have worked in hockey for as long as Kerry Fraser has, you’re bound to know a thing or two about the game. However, an NHL referee not only […]

by · January 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey Media
(Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

The Do’s and Don’ts of Covering an NHL Game

You’ve been working your tail off writing countless hockey articles, spending hours hunched over your laptop, carving your own niche, and hoping to get some recognition for the time you’ve […]

by · December 6, 2013 · 1 comment · Hockey Media
Be a part of Scotiabank's Hockey Day in Canada in Lloydminster, Alberta. (CBC Graphic)

Make Your Song Canada’s Next Great Hockey Song With CBC

Imagine hearing your name and your song played on Canada’s most iconic hockey show. Your music starts and graphics fill the television screen for thousands of hockey fans across Canada. […]

by · November 1, 2013 · 5 comments · Hockey Media
Hockey Talk: The Official Facebook Group for Everything Hockey (Jackie Soo)

Hockey Talk: The Official Facebook Group for Everything Hockey

Hockey talk, we can’t stop. And Jackie Soo and Chris Morrison are the clever minds behind utilizing our fixation with Facebook and created a page that combines our obsession with […]

Bruins vs Blackhawks: The Hockey Night in Canada Montages

Bruins vs Blackhawks: The Hockey Night in Canada Montages

With an extra day between games in the Stanley Cup Final, it seems like a good time to look back at what has transpired through the first 4 games of […]

by · June 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks, Hockey Media
The Season That Was in Social Media

The Season That Was in Social Media

As the lockout-shortened NHL season is coming to a close, let’s take a look back at some of the new things we saw from NHL social media. And before we […]

by · June 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey Media
Essential Hockey & Bruins YouTube Channels

Essential Hockey & Bruins YouTube Channels

Full disclosure: there are three main reasons why I might visit YouTube on any given day – movie trailers, Elmo songs (with my son, of course), and hockey videos. In […]

by · May 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Hockey Media
CBC’s Hockey Night In Canada: Heartbeat Of A Nation

CBC’s Hockey Night In Canada: Heartbeat Of A Nation

It’s Saturday night and you can feel the excitement, from coast to coast the atmosphere is electric as everyone from the players in the locker room, to the group of friends […]

by · March 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, Hockey Media