Staging A USA Hockey National Championship Event Can Be A Huge Shot In The Arm For A Host And The Local Economy
It’s mid-morning on Championship Sunday and Bob Schell is already daydreaming about the huge steak he plans to toss on his grill in a couple of hours.
After a week of eating doughnuts, pizza...
Thursday, May 24, 2012 - 12:12
A Local Legacy Of Leadership Can Be Found Among A Trio Of NHL Captains
Somewhere along the way, folks in the National Hockey League forgot how to spell New Yorck.
What, you say? New Yorck with a “ck” at the end. Obviously, too many pucks to the head, right?...
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 - 17:33
Monday, October 3, 2011 - 17:14
Howard Goes From Maine Man To Mainstay In Detroit Net
These are the salad days for Jimmy Howard. Literally. Now that he’s on top of the hockey world as the undisputed No. 1 goaltender of one of the NHL’s...
Thursday, September 1, 2011 - 13:28
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 - 15:46
Rensselaer Hockey Fans Revel In The Fun That Comes With The Annual Big Red Freakout!
It began innocently enough, the brainchild of an overzealous sports information director who wanted to create something unique for college hockey while enhancing the game experience for the fans at...
Tuesday, March 1, 2011 - 15:25
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
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 - 11:54
Tom Barnett has been around enough hockey locker rooms to know a good prank when he sees one. At least he thought he did.
So when he received a phone call at work last Friday informing him that he...
Wednesday, June 3, 2009 - 15:35