Coach Mike Babcock (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Why the Babcock Breakup was My Worst Breakup Ever

If you’ve been lucky enough to have had a significant other in your life, you more than likely have lost one as well. Breakups happen in the strangest ways, sometimes. […]

Jacques Plante

Strange Legends and Bloopers that Put Goaltending in the Spotlight

Goaltenders have always had a reputation for being a bit, let’s say, quirky. The idea behind the stereotype is that a player is crazy to put themselves in the way […]

by · May 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Humor
new york rangers drop caps… on twitter

new york rangers drop caps… on twitter

in case you missed it, the first shots have been fired in the round 2 series between the washington capitals and the new york rangers (on social media, anyway). beginning […]

by · April 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Humor, New York Rangers
Connor McDavid: 2015 NHL Draft Eligible forward will be relied upon for offense for Team Canada at the 2013 World Junior Hockey Championship. (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

NHL Journalists React to Draft Lottery: A One-Act Play

Setting the Stage It’s ten minutes to 8 PM on Saturday night and four hockey journalists (Brad, Tim, Eric, and Shawn) sit at a bar watching NBC, waiting to see the results of the […]

by · April 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Humor
(Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

The 5 Greatest Playoff Beards of the Past Decade

Ladies and gentlemen, it’s playoff time. And you know what that means: playoff beards. Every year, we get the pleasure of seeing some fantastic playoff hockey, accompanied by some very interesting facial […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Humor, Top 10 Lists
Wayne Gretzky (Phil/Flickr)

NHL Awards: 5 Potential New Ones

It may not be NHL awards season yet, but talk is heating up along with the weather… in theory anyway. Talk of just who may be up for the league’s […]

by · March 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Humor, News/Commentary
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Called Up to the Show: Hockey Players and Rock Stars

In many ways, a hockey game plays out like a song. Each member must participate in the harmonious rhythm to find success together. Each game possesses its own timbre and […]

by · March 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Humor
THW Presents: #TinyTrades

THW Presents: #TinyTrades

Deadline Day #TinyTrades Tracker With the 2015 NHL trade deadline now a thing of the past, here’s your complete list of all eleven #TinyTrades that went down on NHL trade deadline day 2015. Almost […]

(Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

The Boston Bruins and ‘Caddyshack’

As the Boston Bruins’ disappointing season rolls on, many people, including myself, have had a hard time staying away from criticizing the team. Can you blame us? Instead of the […]

by · February 27, 2015 · 4 comments · Boston Bruins, Humor
Top Ten Hockey Card Mullets

Top Ten Hockey Card Mullets

Jaromir Jagr has been in the hockey news a lot these past few weeks. Not only did he recently turn 43 years old, but rumors have been swirling around the […]

by · February 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Collecting Hockey, Humor
(Michael Connell/Texas Stars Hockey)

Dallas Stars Jumbotron: 10 Greatest Hits

Much to the delight of NHL fans everywhere, a number of NHL teams have started to integrate some humor into their media relations. It started with the LA Kings’ Twitter […]

by · February 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Humor
Sidney Crosby should seek a sports psychologist. (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

The Perfect NHL Player: Crosby’s Vision, Datsyuk’s Hands…

The overwhelming consensus is that Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins is the best hockey player in the NHL and maybe world. The days of it being an ongoing debate […]

by · February 7, 2015 · 20 comments · Humor, News/Commentary