Pittsburgh’s Only Div. I Hockey Program Making Slow But Steady Progress To The Top
Then Derek Schooley arrived at Robert Morris University there was little doubt that he had his work cut out for him if he was going to build a hockey program from scratch.
“I came in my first...
Thursday, May 23, 2013 - 10:32
Parity Keeps Crashing College Hockey’s Biggest Party As Small Schools Make Big Waves At The Frozen Four
The NCAA Frozen Four is a gathering where childhood dreams come true on an annual basis. When the nation’s top quartet of college hockey teams hook up at a neutral site, only one gets to go...
Thursday, May 23, 2013 - 09:47
Pittsburgh Stands At The Forefront Of Concussion Research
Over the past 30 years Pittsburgh, has emerged as one of the country’s top hockey cities.
With three Stanley Cups and superstars such as Mario Lemieux, Jaromir Jagr, Sidney Crosby and Evgeni...
Thursday, May 23, 2013 - 09:24
What’s Behind The Propagation Of Pittsburgh’s Prolific Puck Stoppers?
For many years, western Pennsylvania has been known as the “Cradle of Quarterbacks.”Dan Marino, Jim Kelly, Joe Namath, Joe Montana and Johnny Unitas are some of the football...
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 15:54
The Success Of The Penguins Is Only The Tip Of What’s Happening In The Steel City
They file out of a locker room and waddle like a bunch of little penguins down the hallway that leads to the frozen expanse at the Island Sports Center in suburban Pittsburgh.
Most are decked out in...
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 15:24
How Getting Off The Ice Can Help You This Offseason
Getting off the ice and exercising outside is a great way to work on your athleticism as well as recharge your batteries.
The summer months are here and for many the skates, sticks and ice have given...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 14:55
Kirk Gibson Brought His Big League Experience To Help Teach Youth Hockey Lessons
A youth hockey season is full of unexpected surprises. Some are just more unexpected than others.
You don’t need to tell that to the parents and players of the Grosse Pointe Spartans, who were...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 14:48
U.S. And Canadian Military Academies Continue To Battle It Out In College Hockey’s Oldest Rivalry
As the clock ticked down on a particularly spirited contest, Cody Ikkala and Patrick Pinder were at each other’s throats after a battle in front of the net. Tempers flared, gloved fists flew,...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 14:26
Members Of U.S. Women’s Team Stay Sharp In Preparation For This Summer’s Olympic Camp
Gigi Marvin, a member of the 2010 U.S. Women's Olympic Team, is looking to earn a roster spot with the 2014 squad.
While the NHL labored well into overtime to decide whether their players would...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 14:08
Amanda Kessel Edges Out Her Minnesota Teammates To Win The Patty Kazmaier Award
Amanda Kessel followed up a terrific sophomore season (80 points) with a junior campaign that saw her lead the country in most offensive categories.
There are many ways to describe the University of...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 13:47