Post Tagged with: "Hockey Fans"

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A True Fan vs. Being a Jerk

Rarely do I write this kind of article, but after an experience during the Minnesota Wild vs. New Jersey Devils game aka the first game Zach Parise played in the […]

by · March 22, 2014 · 11 comments · News/Commentary
Hey, we are back for another fantasy hockey edition of He Said/She Said! This week the unthinkable happens! (File Photo)

Fantasy Hockey 101: The Women Strike Back!

Our “Women In Hockey” series returns on The Hockey Writers. This segment of the series will at times have a more “He said / she said” concept to it but this […]

by · January 6, 2014 · 1 comment · Fantasy
Video: 20 Unwritten Rules You Should Follow When Attending an NHL Game

Video: 20 Unwritten Rules You Should Follow When Attending an NHL Game

Hockey Fan Etiquette If you’ve ever had the pleasure of attending an NHL game, you know that it’s an experience like no other.  The speed and physicality of the game […]

by · December 18, 2013 · 3 comments · News/Commentary
2013: The Shortened Season That Felt So Long

2013: The Shortened Season That Felt So Long

Wow, time flies. There are less than eight games left for most teams to finish up the shortened 2013 NHL season. But don’t let the 48-game season fool you. For […]

by · April 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
Patrice Bergeron was Boston's best player in the Eastern Conference quarterfinals. (Icon SMI)

Boston Bruins: Victims Of Their Recent History

There’s an odd dichotomy bubbling up around the 2013 Boston Bruins. On one hand, this team currently boasts a record of 18-4-3, good for 5th overall in the NHL while […]

by · March 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins
What would Reggie Dunlop make of the shenanigans of the last four months? (Universal Pictures)

Dropping the Gloves: Now What?

by Jas Faulkner, contributing editor and general purpose grouch In the last 117 days, the big stories of the season happened at locations that are not normally associated with North […]

Gary Bettman will soon have to make a decision about the Coyotes (Gary A. Vasquez-US PRESSWIRE)

Loyal Hockey Fans Deserve Better From NHL

Sometime last Spring, I began to examine what it means to be a loyal fan of an unsuccessful hockey franchise, using the Toronto Maple Leafs as as an example. The […]

by · January 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
Raising A Hockey Fan In A Lockout World

Raising A Hockey Fan In A Lockout World

written by @iancmclaren “Let’s play hockey, Daddy.” These four words have become pretty common around our house, usually uttered between the hours of 5:30 – 7:00 am, before I’ve even […]

by · December 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
Sens Organization Supports Local Golfer’s Dream

Sens Organization Supports Local Golfer’s Dream

    34 year old Canadian Golf Professional, Brad Fritsch, has achieved his lifelong professional goal, and both he and the Ottawa Senators couldn’t be happier. The Ottawa Senators organization […]

by · November 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey Cares, Ottawa Senators
Arena owners may jump at the chance to fill their buildings in the absence of an NHL season. (Natalie Lutz/Flickr)

An Open Letter To The Hockey Fan Part Two

This is a series of letters from me to hockey fans that will take place throughout the duration of the lockout. Part 1: An Open Letter To The Hockey Fan […]

by · October 16, 2012 · 17 comments · CHL, KHL, National Juniors
The Myth of “Canada’s Team”

The Myth of “Canada’s Team”

With the recent passive-aggressive threats coming out of Edmonton in relation to a potential move of the Oilers to Seattle, one can’t help but think of the deep devotion that […]

by · September 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Edmonton Oilers, News/Commentary, Tampa Bay Lightning
An Open Letter To The Hockey Fan….Part 1

An Open Letter To The Hockey Fan….Part 1

From our series…an open letter….. Part 1: The start of the lockout. Part 2: Reality Bites?   Dear Hockey Fan: I am writing this to you in the hopes that you […]

by · September 27, 2012 · 15 comments · AHL, KHL, News/Commentary