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‘24/7’ Iced: Are Babcock, Carlyle to Blame?

On Thursday, HBO announced it won’t make “24/7: The Road to the Winter Classic” for the 2015 outdoor game between the Washington Capitals and Chicago Blackhawks at Nationals Park. While last […]

by · September 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey Media, Winter Classic
(Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

NHL Suffers as No Superstar Has Emerged

The NHL hasn’t had a superstar since Wayne Gretzky – Lack of one is limiting the league’s reach.

by · August 22, 2014 · 33 comments · Hockey Media, News/Commentary
(Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

New York Rangers Social Media Guide

The New York Rangers have one of the most dedicated and passionate fanbases in the NHL. The Blueshirts have fans all around the globe, and followers of the team can […]

by · August 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey Media, New York Rangers
Sidney Crosby should seek a sports psychologist. (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Cooling Off: Ice Bucket Challenge a Refreshing Change of Pace

Over the past couple of weeks, we’ve seen numerous videos pop up with NHL players dousing themselves in ice water to combat amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig’s […]

by · August 12, 2014 · 2 comments · Hockey Media, Videos
Gary Bettman will soon have to make a decision about the Coyotes (Gary A. Vasquez-US PRESSWIRE)

BOOOOOO…Wait, Should You Really Be Booing Gary Bettman?

A few weeks ago I had the privilege of attending the 2014 NHL Draft in Philadelphia. The atmosphere was electric, fans packed every last row in Wells Fargo Center. The […]

The Writers Mock Draft as we delve into the rationale of the Devils mock pit at #30. (File Photo)

The Dish on the NHL Entry Draft

With Lord Stanley’s Cup having found its home for this summer, the official NHL season has drawn to a close. Logic would dictate that, since there are no more hockey […]

by · June 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey Media
10 Legendary Bob Cole Moments

10 Legendary Bob Cole Moments

For several generations of English-speaking Canadians, Bob Cole might be the most memorable voice from their childhood. For Americans and international viewers unable to view a CBC feed, you’re missing […]

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 · 1 comment · 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
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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