Operation Comfort Adds More Than Just Ice To Help Heal Injured Servicemen
They laugh and joke, throw tape balls and residual ice from their skate blades, and razz each other about missing a wide-open net or getting leveled by a hard bodycheck.
The scene inside the Ice and...
Friday, December 4, 2009 - 12:42
Max Wade picks up speed during a USA Warriors practice at the Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va.
Battling back from injuries is nothing unusual for hockey players. But “comeback...
Friday, December 4, 2009 - 11:45
Maine Rink Helping Families By Offering Free Beginner Programs, 2 & 2 National Challenge
At a time when families everywhere are being forced to tighten their belts, sending a child to the rink is a luxury that many can’t afford.
The Maine Hockey Group Ice Centre is making it...
Tuesday, November 17, 2009 - 15:09
If you’ve ever heard the University of Wisconsin pep band play “Varsity” (accompanied by 15,000 or so red-clad fans singing and swaying along) prior to the start of a third period...
Tuesday, November 17, 2009 - 10:46
A Look Back at Ivy League Hockey’s Rich and Storied History
Kyle Richter and the Harvard Crimson compete against other Ivy League schools as well as against other Boston area institutions during the annual Beanpot Tournament.
Throwback sweaters are all...
Monday, November 16, 2009 - 16:24
Former Miss Virginia Is A Goalie With A Heart Of Gold By Mark Miller
When you hear the term “beauty queen,” you probably don’t imagine her wearing goalie pads and a mask. But Tara Wheeler, Miss Virginia 2008, is no ordinary pageant winner. ...
Monday, November 16, 2009 - 16:09
How Hockey Helped Olympic Champion Speedskater Chad Hedrick Hit His Stride
When you hail from a place like Spring, Texas, you’re bound to soar to great heights. The only question for Olympic speedskater Chad Hedrick was how he would get there.
The one thing he knew...
Monday, November 16, 2009 - 15:50
Level 5 Coaching Symposium Teaches ‘Old Dogs’ Some New Tricks
Lance Pitlick had the good fortune to play for some outstanding coaches over the course of his hockey career, people such as Doug Woog, Jacques Martin, Terry Murray and Mike Keenan.
Retiring in 2002...
Wednesday, October 7, 2009 - 08:29
Mile High Inline Tournament Offers Colorado Teams Chance To Play Under The Bright Lights
Inline players like Chris Payne, were excited for the chance to play in Denver’s Pepsi Center. The Colorado Avalanche’s home arena provided players and teams with music during play...
Wednesday, October 7, 2009 - 08:19
Off-Ice Team Building Overshadows On-Ice Drills at Olympic Orientation Camp
Joe Pavelski of the San Jose Sharks, left, and Bobby Ryan of the Anaheim Ducks shake the rust off during the first day of practice at the U.S. Olympic Orientation Camp in Woodridge, Ill.
Tuesday, October 6, 2009 - 12:09
Bobby Ryan, Brian Burke, Jack Johnson, Joe Pavelski, Mike Komisarek, Ron Wilson, Ryan Callahan, Ryan Malone, Scott Gomez, T.J. Oshie, Feature