Off-Ice Team Building Overshadows On-Ice Drills At Olympic Orientation Camp
Brian Burke is, among other things, a realist. He knows that not one thin dime will be bet on the U.S. Olympic Team to win the gold in Vancouver.
Whether it’s overstating the obvious or looking...
Wednesday, August 26, 2009 - 16:02
Mike Modano Out To Prove There’s Enough Left In The Tank For One Run At Olympic Gold
An Olympic mixed zone is a cross between a cattle drive and a mosh pit. Sweat-soaked players skate off the ice, sore and oftentimes steaming from what just happened on the ice, and file past TV...
Wednesday, August 26, 2009 - 15:43
Chris Chelios Not Ready For The Rocking Chair
Pay no attention to the coaching sweat suit. Chris Chelios still considers himself to be very much a player.
Despite his role as a special assistant coach at the U.S. Olympic Orientation Camp this...
Tuesday, August 25, 2009 - 21:28
With Orientation Camp Completed The Real Tryout Starts For Olympic Hopefuls
Playing in the Western Conference, David Backes has had more than his fill of Dustin Brown. The gritty Los Angeles Kings forward is normally among the league leaders in hits, and getting under...
Tuesday, August 25, 2009 - 16:59
Patrick Kane Makes First Statements About Cab Incident
In a more innocent age, a young boy stood on the steps of a Chicago courthouse looking up at disgraced Chicago White Sox baseball star “Shoeless” Joe Jackson, who had just been convicted...
Monday, August 17, 2009 - 11:04
Women's National Team Conquers The Incline
Photos by Tom Kimmell
Helen Resor made it to the summit in 33 minutes
Kelli Stack and Natalie Darwitz climb the incline together
A small group sticks together through the steepest part of the incline...
Thursday, August 6, 2009 - 13:04
A How-To Guide For New Facebook And Twitter Users
Chatterbox: How Social Media Is Connecting Hockey Fans On All Levels
Now that you’ve read about social media and how it is taking the hockey world by storm, you want to be a...
Monday, August 3, 2009 - 12:18
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 - 09:46
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 - 10:43
U.S. Makes Tough Choices With Invitations To Olympic Orientation Camp
When it comes to picking the U.S. Olympic Team, Brian Burke knows there will be broken hearts and bruised egos scattered along the way.
Still, the man known for his no-nonsense approach has tried to...
Wednesday, July 1, 2009 - 11:19