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Hockey Movie Bucket List – Bon Cop Bad Cop

Here’s why the 2006 Canadian action/comedy film Bon Cop, Bad Cop should be on your hockey movie bucket list. Starring Patrick Huard and Colm Feore (Thor, Face-Off), the main plot is about how two detectives — one […]

by · May 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Hockey Movies
Hockey Back in Pop Culture with Upcoming Pixar Film

Hockey Back in Pop Culture with Upcoming Pixar Film

In America, there’s a sense that hockey is a niche sport. There’s a large following, sure, but the NHL usually does not garner the amount of coverage or respect of the […]

by · April 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Hockey Movies, Women's Hockey
Six Great Hockey Documentaries You Can Watch Online (Part 2)

Six Great Hockey Documentaries You Can Watch Online (Part 2)

Earlier in the month, I wrote the first part of an article on six great hockey documentaries you can watch online. In that article, I covered documentaries about the Lokomotiv […]

by · December 30, 2014 · 2 comments · Hockey Movies
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Six Great Hockey Documentaries You Can Watch Online (Part 1)

The topic of hockey is not simply contained within a 60 minute game. With the advent of all forms of media, hockey is available in whatever form you want to […]

by · December 16, 2014 · 4 comments · Hockey Movies
Gunnar Stahl

Q & A With Scott Whyte a.k.a Gunnar Stahl

If you were a hockey fan in the 1970s, you grew up with Slapshot. If you were a hockey fan in the 1980s, you grew up with Youngblood. If you […]

by · December 19, 2013 · 2 comments · Hockey Movies
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Hockey: The Sport For Nerds

Since everyone claims to be a “nerd” nowadays, it may be useful to find out what sport, if any, these people enjoy. Let me save readers time and simply announce: […]

by · October 7, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks, Chicago Blackhawks, Edmonton Oilers, Hockey Movies
Messier waves to the crowd after his final NHL game. (Image Credits: JR_in_NYC)

1994 New York Rangers; Make the Movie!

There are some good hockey movies out there. We were blessed with Slap Shot in 1977. We chuckled at the antics of the children in The Mighty Ducks in 1992. […]

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The Five Best and Worst Hockey Movies of All-Time

Recently, Allan Muir of Sports Illustrated came out with his list of the five best and worst hockey movies of all time, which can be read here.  To say he […]

by · February 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey Movies
Miracle on Ice! (photo by Wikipedia)

Romanticism and the NHL

It’s normal to choke back tears during Coach Brooks’ pregame speech in Miracle that inspires the U.S. to beat the Soviets.

by · November 23, 2012 · 8 comments · Hockey Movies, News/Commentary
Hockey at the Movies: The Ultimate Fictional Hockey Team

Hockey at the Movies: The Ultimate Fictional Hockey Team

Hockey movies have captured the hearts of fans all across the world. Although there aren’t as many of them compared to other sports, the ones that entered the marketplace established […]

by · November 22, 2012 · 7 comments · Hockey History, Hockey Movies
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“The Last Gladiators” Delivers Harsh Truth About Fighting in NHL

While fighting has been an ongoing debate throughout the NHL, the art of dropping the gloves is not for everyone. NHL enforcers are some of the toughest men in the […]

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Documentary shoots straight on sport’s Head Games

The concern over injuries related to sports is not exactly a new phenomenon, although the types of injuries that provoke the concern have changed dramatically in recent years. Particularly in […]

by · September 26, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey Movies, News/Commentary