If you’ve ever heard the University of Wisconsin pep band play “Varsity” (accompanied by 15,000 or so red-clad fans singing and swaying along) prior to the start of a third period...
Tuesday, November 17, 2009 - 10:46
A Look Back at Ivy League Hockey’s Rich and Storied History
Kyle Richter and the Harvard Crimson compete against other Ivy League schools as well as against other Boston area institutions during the annual Beanpot Tournament.
Throwback sweaters are all...
Monday, November 16, 2009 - 16:24
Former Miss Virginia Is A Goalie With A Heart Of Gold By Mark Miller
When you hear the term “beauty queen,” you probably don’t imagine her wearing goalie pads and a mask. But Tara Wheeler, Miss Virginia 2008, is no ordinary pageant winner. ...
Monday, November 16, 2009 - 16:09
How Hockey Helped Olympic Champion Speedskater Chad Hedrick Hit His Stride
When you hail from a place like Spring, Texas, you’re bound to soar to great heights. The only question for Olympic speedskater Chad Hedrick was how he would get there.
The one thing he knew...
Monday, November 16, 2009 - 15:50
Level 5 Coaching Symposium Teaches ‘Old Dogs’ Some New Tricks
Lance Pitlick had the good fortune to play for some outstanding coaches over the course of his hockey career, people such as Doug Woog, Jacques Martin, Terry Murray and Mike Keenan.
Retiring in 2002...
Wednesday, October 7, 2009 - 08:29
Mile High Inline Tournament Offers Colorado Teams Chance To Play Under The Bright Lights
Inline players like Chris Payne, were excited for the chance to play in Denver’s Pepsi Center. The Colorado Avalanche’s home arena provided players and teams with music during play...
Wednesday, October 7, 2009 - 08:19
Off-Ice Team Building Overshadows On-Ice Drills at Olympic Orientation Camp
Joe Pavelski of the San Jose Sharks, left, and Bobby Ryan of the Anaheim Ducks shake the rust off during the first day of practice at the U.S. Olympic Orientation Camp in Woodridge, Ill.
Tuesday, October 6, 2009 - 12:09
Bobby Ryan, Brian Burke, Jack Johnson, Joe Pavelski, Mike Komisarek, Ron Wilson, Ryan Callahan, Ryan Malone, Scott Gomez, T.J. Oshie, Feature
Buffalo Sniper Tim Connolly Looks To Shake The Injury Bug And Have A Breakout Season
It’s a Sunday morning in mid-September and Tim Connolly sits in a lower-bowl seat inside HSBC Arena in Buffalo, N.Y., patiently waiting the start of another National Hockey League season.
Tuesday, October 6, 2009 - 11:29
10 Tips From The Pros You Need To Be At Your Best This Season
Over the years, USA Hockey Magazine has been able to tap into the knowledge of some of the best and brightest hockey minds around, from American-born NHL players to high-level coaches across the...
Wednesday, September 9, 2009 - 10:40
Adam Deadmarsh, Backhand Shot, Bill Guerin, Brian Gionta, Bryan Trottier, Erik Cole, Hockey tips, Mark Tabrum, Mike Mottau, Patrick Kane, Shelley Looney, skating speed, Skills Development, Snap shot, Feature
Breaking Down the American Development Model
Improving agility, balance and coordination among all youth hockey players is a main goal for the ADM.
Internationally recognized coaching educator Istvan Balyi developed the Long-...
Wednesday, September 9, 2009 - 09:01