Many Scouts Accuse Players Of Being Too Small For the NHL. But Many Under 6 Feet Are Surviving And Thriving In The Land Of The Giants.
When Penny Gionta first introduced her kids to skating, she was hoping a winter extra-curricular activity would enrich their lives while at the same time keep them away from the television. ...
Thursday, July 16, 2009 - 11:21
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Opportunities Abound For Females To Lace Up The Skates And Play
Angela Ruggiero has seen the best of times and she’s seen the worst of times. But what excites her the most are the times that lie ahead.
For Ruggiero and countless other females around the...
Friday, June 26, 2009 - 14:37
His Hockey Dream Cut Short, Sabres Massage Therapist Takes A Hands-On Approach To Stay Close To The Game
Chuck Garlow always dreamed of playing hockey in the National Hockey League. That was until an automobile accident cut short his hockey-playing career.
But it didn’t derail his dream from...
Friday, June 26, 2009 - 13:42
Rhode Island Youngster Takes Aim At Unusual Goal And Gold
Staring down an opposing goalie or taking aim at a target the size of a pinhead, Danielle Makucevich has nerves of steel.
The pint-sized girl with the pony tail sticking out of the back of her green...
Friday, June 26, 2009 - 12:57
How Hockey Sense Allows Top-End Players To See The Game Better Than Others
Growing up in the Minneapolis suburb of Eden Prairie, Chad Rau spent hours playing hockey at city parks, local ponds and on a backyard rink his father made. That doesn’t even take into account...
Friday, June 26, 2009 - 12:40
Hockey Players Take Living With Diabetes In Stride
Cameron Periera has been playing hockey since he was 3 years old and isn’t about to let his recent diagnosis with diabetes slow him down
Joey Carney’s teammates thought he had an...
Wednesday, June 24, 2009 - 12:24
Junior Hockey Officials Travel The Long And Winding Road To Pursue A Dream
More than just corn and wheat grow in the fields of the Midwest. America’s heartland is also home to some of the best Junior hockey in North America.
While the players and coaches are usually...
Wednesday, June 24, 2009 - 12:23
After Influencing Generations Of Local Hockey Players, Gerry Barts Shows No Signs Of Slowing Down
Long before the Arlington (Mass.) High school hockey team would become known as the Spy Ponders, Gerry Bartholomew was neck deep into not just hockey, but in Spy Pond itself. He was but a teenager...
Wednesday, June 24, 2009 - 10:55
Goodwill Trip To China About More Than Just Hockey For One Long Island Team
The closest most people will ever get to China is a cup of wonton soup and a plate of chow mein noodles. It’s a country that until recently was shrouded in mystery and suspicion for millions of...
Wednesday, June 24, 2009 - 10:54
Town And Team Rally Around Each Other On The Way To A Gold Medal Performance
You couldn’t turn on a television set in early April without hearing about the rising waters in the communities of Fargo, N.D., and Moorhead, Minn. The neighboring towns appeared to be on the...
Thursday, June 4, 2009 - 15:49