Unlike many of his NHL counterparts, Jason Zucker’s ice hockey career didn’t start on a frozen pond.It started on an ice sheet tucked inside a casino.
Despite the unusual start to his...
Monday, March 17, 2014 - 09:20
American Netminders Shine Following Roster Announcement
Heading into the 2013-14 NHL season, goaltending was figuring to be a strength of the 2014 U.S. Men's Olympic squad. While the three named to the team have had their ups and downs this season, each...
Sunday, January 5, 2014 - 19:03
Karmanos’ Contributions Have Impacted All Levels Of The Game
For some hockey fans, Peter Karmanos will always be known as “the guy who moved the Hartford Whalers.”
Whether or not that sentiment comes merely from bitterness, his acquisition of the...
Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 09:36
After Living The Life On The Ice, Former Pro Goalie David Littman Brings His Puck Passion To The World Of NHL Video Games
David Littman has taken his extensive experience as a top-flight goaltender to the world of video game production with EA Sports.
As a professional hockey goaltender, David Littman had a pretty neat...
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 11:44
The NHL Diversity Program Celebrates 20 Years Of Proving That Hockey Is For Everybody
Scattered among the artifacts and mementoes dotting the walls of his USA Hockey office, one of Lou Vairo’s most prized possessions is a grainy black and white photograph of Willie O’Ree...
Monday, November 18, 2013 - 14:39
Jon Cooper’s Path To The NHL Part Of An Unconventional Journey
Jon Cooper's coaching success has led to many opportunities, including an engagement at the U.S. National Junior Evaluation Camp in Lake Placid, N.Y.
Jon Cooper’s rise up the NHL...
Monday, October 21, 2013 - 09:38
IIHF, NHL announce agreement for NHL player to participate to 2014 Olympic Winter Games
After months of anticipation, hockey fans can finally breathe easy.
The NHL will be at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.
The NHL and NHLPA announced the agreement to allow NHL players to represent their...
Friday, July 19, 2013 - 15:38
Backes Visits Best Friends Animal Sanctuary
David Backes, captain of the St. Louis Blues and his wife, Kelly, who visited the nation’s largest no kill animal sanctuary this week, say their visit has inspired them to "dream big" in their...
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 10:44
Here are 5 Things to Watch During the NHL's Eastern Conference Playoffs
The 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs continue tonight with the Eastern Conference teams getting their first attempt at moving one step closer to the Stanley Cup Finals. Here are five American-related...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 15:52
Here are 5 Things to Watch During the NHL's Western Conference Playoffs
The 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs kick off tonight with three Western Conference games. Here are five American-related storylines to watch this postseason in the Western Conference.
Potential 2014 U.S....
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 17:04