Round Two Predictions

As round two begins I’d like to offer my prognosticating skills up to you all once again for the four series that will set the stage for the Conference Finals. After missing only two series in the first round (ignore that I lost both of my Cup predicted teams) I fully expect to go...

Composite Mini Sticks

  Manufacturers bring top-end sticks to childhood favorite Knee hockey is one of the numerous things that makes hockey what it is. Not many sports have a portable, miniature version that can be played just about anywhere. Just think back to travel tournaments and the countless hotel...

Late flurry defines 201...

If you were one of many hockey fans across North America glued to a TV set or phone waiting for trades to break, today might have dragged. A flurry of action over the past five days dried up a significant amount of the presumed trade targets entering the deadline. However, a few GMs...

NHL Trade Deadline loom...

One of the most exciting and interesting days of the hockey season is nearly upon us. With just seven days until the deadline, general managers all over the NHL are positioning themselves to deal a number of assets before the deadline passes next Wednesday.   The trade deadline...

Hockey Fitness: Agility...

Last month’s Hockey Fitness post focused on building explosiveness. Hockey is all about stops and starts and quick, explosive movements. The plyometric inspired exercises illustrated last month should paint a picture of where to begin with that side of your training. That explosion...