St. Louis Blues Rugged Captain Has A Soft Spot In His Heart For Four-Legged Friends
While David Backes knows that his position as the captain of the St. Louis Blues has helped raise the profile of Athletes for Animals, it's his wife Kelly who is the driving force behind the program...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 17:00
Louie Nanne Steps Out Of His Famous Grandfather’s Shadow To Make A Name For Himself In Upstate New York
Louie Nanne is looking to make a name for himself in Troy, N.Y.
Mention the name Lou Nanne to older hockey fans and the first word to cross their minds most likely would be “Minnesota.”...
Monday, January 12, 2015 - 14:56
The Gateway Locomotive Special Hockey Program Shows No Signs Of Slowing Down
Every player, coach and parent associated with the Gateway Locomotives is made to feel like a part of an extended hockey family.
Tucked away in Jim Hermann’s treasure trove of hockey...
Monday, January 12, 2015 - 13:19
Former Blues Trigger Growth Of Hockey Talent In Gateway City
Scott Sanderson, Jincy Dunne, Steve Cash, Patrick Johnson, Luke Radetic & Keith Tkachuk at a site overlooking the famed Gateway Arch in St. Louis.
During Pat LaFontaine’s Hall of Fame NHL...
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 17:15
Pregame Rituals And Routines Can Play A Vital Role In An Athlete’s Preparation And Performance
David Booth goes through his pregame routine, which includes dryland training, to prepare for an NHL game during the 2013-14 season.
When he arrives at the Consol Energy Center before every home game...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 11:46
A Decade Removed From Victory, The 2004 U.S. World Junior Team Still Has Fond Memories Of Its Historic Achievement
The victory by the U.S. National Junior Team at the 2004 IIHF World Junior Championship set the table for the 2010 and 2013 U.S. squads to bring home the gold.
Like a birthday or anniversary, the...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 11:36
Analytics May Be The Most Talked About Aspect Of The Game That Nobody Wants To Talk About
It may be the worst kept secret in hockey: National Hockey League teams are using advanced statistics and technology to improve their players’ performance, both on and off the ice.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 11:19
Before He Becomes A Top NHL Draft Pick, Jack Eichel Is Looking To Lift BU Back To Prominence And Lead The U.S. To World Junior Gold
Two years ago, when David Quinn was offered the head coaching position at his alma mater, he didn’t need a lot of extra incentive to take the job. A native New Englander with NHL coaching...
Monday, November 24, 2014 - 12:05
CCM/USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game Shows The Depth Of The Homegrown Talent Pool
Noah Hanifin is rated among the top defensemen eligible for the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.
When Eddie Olczyk was 17 years old, he was skating as part of the famed Diaper Line with fellow...
Friday, November 7, 2014 - 11:51
Women’s Collegiate Programs Deal With Issue Of Concussions
Over the course of a decade as the women’s hockey coach for his alma mater, the University of Wisconsin’s Mark Johnson has coaxed a quartet of national championships out of his...
Friday, November 7, 2014 - 11:41