Predators Strike A Chord With Local Fans As They Turn Nashville Into A Hockey Town
From a tiny stage near the front door of Tootsies Orchid Lounge, aspiring musicians sing for tourist tips as cigarette-stained photos of country music legends stare down from the walls, reminding...
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 - 14:31
When It Comes To Radio Broadcasts, Rochester, N.Y., Crew Gets The Maksymum Out Of The Airwaves
It is 6:59 on a Monday night in late October. In less than a minute the sounds of youth hockey will fill the air as the “Maksymum Hockey Radio Show” powers up.
Inside Studio B of radio...
Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 14:46
Mike Modano’s Impact On American Hockey Goes Well Beyond Setting The All-Time Points Mark
In true storybook fashion, the reality of Mike Modano’s legacy was solidified by way of a short-handed breakaway goal that changed the record books of American hockey.
On November 7,...
Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 14:36
How the weather outside can effect the hockey inside
On a humid night in October, a college hockey game between the University of Notre Dame and the University of Denver in northern Indiana featured an unexpected 22-minute delay. The arena was rapidly...
Thursday, March 17, 2011 - 13:48
USHL Super Fan Is Loud And Proud Of His Beloved Waterloo Black Hawks
John Hondzinski arrives at Young Arena with his super-fan survival kit in two five-gallon buckets plastered with Waterloo Black Hawks stickers. He’s a little behind schedule for the...
Wednesday, March 9, 2011 - 17:00
As anyone who has logged on to YouTube or watched one of the latest flavor-of-the-month television “talent” shows can attest, the world is bursting these days with talent in the finger-...
Wednesday, March 9, 2011 - 16:46
House League Programs Allow Families To Find Fun And Good Competition Closer To Home
To say hockey is an enjoyable part of life for the Hester household in Pittsford, N.Y., would be like saying Mike Modano has enjoyed a decent career in the NHL.
Thomas Creek Ice Arena in nearby...
Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 16:29
Jeremy Roenick Enjoys A Season of Rebirth, Records And Cheerleading
Jeremy Roenick spent much of the summer coming to grips with the realization that his career as a professional hockey player was over. That was, until he received a phone call from friend and ex-...
Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 16:15
Postgame Training Rituals Help Pro Players Maintain Their Athletic Edge
Following a home game, it doesn’t take long for the Pittsburgh Penguins’ locker room at Mellon Arena to resemble a ghost town.
Win or lose, the players leave the ice, strip off their gear...
Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 16:08
Illinois Hockey Alum Trades In His Hockey Jersey For A Space Suit
Lee Archambault has gone to great lengths to show his Illini hockey pride. In fact, you could say his passion is out of this world.
The NASA astronaut and former University of Illinois hockey player...
Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 15:58