By Preaching A Philosophy Of Fun And Skill Development, Buffalo Shamrocks Program Is Catching The Eye Of The Hockey World
Having grown up in a hockey-playing family, complete with a backyard rink in suburban Buffalo, N.Y., Tom Barnett always knew he would be introducing his kids to the sport as soon as they were old...
Friday, July 31, 2009 - 09:38
U.S. Under-17 Select Jewish Team Captures Bronze Medal At First World Jewish Hockey Championship
photos by hockeymetro.com
The 17 athletes on the U.S. Under-17 Select Jewish Team roster arrived in Metulla, Israel as a group of individuals focused on playing in an international hockey tournament...
Tuesday, July 28, 2009 - 08:46
More Than Just A Winter Activity, Hockey Brings A Sense Of Community To Martha’s Vineyard
Nick Kent and Emily Hammet (front row) and Elizabeth Kelleher and Eamon MacKenzie hang out on a town dock.Martha’s Vineyard is a Mystery, Alaska, of sorts, albeit one that is separated from...
Thursday, July 23, 2009 - 11:56
“New Youth League With A New Vision” Keeps Hockey Passion Alive In Twin Cities
During a recent game at the University of Minnesota’s Mariucci Arena, a defenseman wearing gold corralled a rebound near his net in the defensive zone and curled behind the goaltender to set up...
Wednesday, July 22, 2009 - 14:09
Exchange Program Cultivates Cultural Understanding Between Youth Players On Both Sides Of The Border
As the old saying goes, “when life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” Or in the case of a hockey friendship that has spanned more than three decades, “when life throws you a...
Monday, July 20, 2009 - 15:51
Young Goalie Strikes A New Chord With Homemade Guitar
When Brendan Ryan puts down his modern equipment and brings out his wooden goalie stick, he can really make some noise. Literally.
The 13-year-old netminder from Smithfield, R.I., is also an aspiring...
Friday, July 17, 2009 - 10:55
Joe Sakic’s Impact Has Brought Youth Hockey In Colorado To New Heights
There are two ways to look at the hockey scene in Colorado – Before Joe Sakic and after Joe Sakic.
For 14 seasons, he’s come to represent everything the Colorado Avalanche organization...
Friday, July 10, 2009 - 09:43
The Hanson Brothers may have finally met their match.
During the first intermission of a charity game, the Little Chiefs, comprised mostly of Hersey Junior Bears Mites, took the ice and taught the...
Wednesday, June 17, 2009 - 15:10