NHL Absence: One More Reason to Watch Women’s Hockey at the Olympics

Just last week, the USA National Women’s hockey team fought for their right to be paid for their national play. When the USA Women’s Hockey team boycotted the World Championships until they could earn somewhat equal pay, USA Hockey not only completed the deal, but managed to get it signed within the allotted time period,… Read More NHL Absence: One More Reason to Watch Women’s Hockey at the Olympics

Jason Spezza and How the Calgary Flames Have a Very Important Decision in Their Hands

While the Ottawa Senators have named their captain for the beginning of the 2013-2014 season, many have not. Without the support of previous captain, Daniel Alfredsson, many Senator’s fans believe that their team is on the way down. An early exit from last years playoffs brought on many changes such as the addition of Bobby… Read More Jason Spezza and How the Calgary Flames Have a Very Important Decision in Their Hands

No Pain=Gain? (How Pain Killers are the Heart of Hockey and Steroids are the Fall of Baseball)

An NHL hit is 17% harder than an NFL one and the players are 20% smaller. Pain killers make sense. Hockey is about the fast pace of the game not the injuries.  If you’re an avid hockey fan or even just read the newspaper, you know about Derek Boogaard. The former New York Rangers enforcer… Read More No Pain=Gain? (How Pain Killers are the Heart of Hockey and Steroids are the Fall of Baseball)