No Hill Too Steep For U.S. Women’s National Team
Erika Lawler strains to reach the next step on the Manitou Springs Incline ahead of teammate Jessica Koizumi.
In a dreary and overcast morning, a thick layer of fog blankets the mountains on...
Friday, July 31, 2009 - 10:52
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 - 10:38
Can Understanding Math And Science Make You A Better Hockey Player?
David Dziezawiec and Lauren Case check out the weight of a hockey skate at the science lab at the Galileo School of Math and Science in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Isaac Newton spent more time in...
Friday, July 31, 2009 - 10:09
Loyal Teammates And Bitter Rivals Deal With Role Reversals Competing At World Junior Championships
U.S. defenseman Jamie McBain does battle with University of Wisconsin teammate Kyle Turris (Canada), as Bill Sweatt lends support.
It’s little more than a patch stitched to a hockey...
Wednesday, July 29, 2009 - 16:41
Ruggiero’s Post-Olympic Odyssey Takes Her From Apprentice To Afghanistan And Beyond
From a boardroom in the land of make believe to the harsh realities of the battlefield, Angela Ruggiero’s post-Olympic odyssey has taken her from one extreme to the other.
The one constant for...
Wednesday, July 29, 2009 - 15:58
How New Jersey Native Jim Dowd Built A Solid NHL Career
On the surface, there is nothing spectacular about Jim Dowd who, if you didn’t know, is a center for the Philadelphia Flyers.
There is no reason to feel bad if you weren’t aware of that...
Tuesday, July 28, 2009 - 11:57
Mass Hockey Has Taken Icing Out Of Short-Handed Situations To Improve Skills And Encourage Creativity
Dan Esdale has been around hockey long enough to know that change doesn’t come quickly or easily, especially when it comes to modifying a longstanding rule.
Still, Esdale knows that some things...
Tuesday, July 28, 2009 - 11:32
Jim JohannsonThe Olympics Winter Games may come around once every four years for the casual hockey fan, but for Jim Johannson, the assistant executive director for hockey operations for USA Hockey,...
Tuesday, July 28, 2009 - 11:25
It May Seem Light Years Away, But The 2010 Olympic Winter Games Are Right Around The Corner
If you’re a high school sophomore facing two years until graduation, 24 months may seem like an eternity. If you’re Jim Johannson, USA Hockey’s assistant executive director of...
Tuesday, July 28, 2009 - 11:22
U.S. Women’s Olympic Program Rolls Out New Routine And New Blood In Preparation For Vancouver
Gold in 1998, silver in 2002 and bronze in 2006. ...
Thursday, July 23, 2009 - 16:03