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TRUE BLUE: Part NINE

This summer I decided to make it all about the fans at Nucksaid with my True Blue series and that tradition continues today! The idea was to put the focus on the fans and their stories and their thoughts about the upcoming season. 595 more words

Hockey

Sand Sharks & Blue Chips Hit Marlboro

This weekend was an extra special one for the Sprung Food Adventures for a couple of reasons. First of all, we all were able to go together for the first time in a long time. 344 more words

Epicurean

Six months later, Nicklas Backstrom finally got his Olympic silver medal

Six months ago, Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom was as down as you could be, and understandably so, after being denied a chance to play in the gold medal game. 137 more words

NHL

The first skate

Last weekend Lucas and Rowan skated for the first time in Sweden. We don’t yet have a club (we don’t know where are are living), but the coaches we contacted were fine with the boys coming out – I took Rowan out to a club known as Huddinge. 232 more words

Sweden

Wednesday Drill of the Week: King Low

A simple defensive drill that works on outnumbering the puck and teaching players to anticipate plays down low. Three defensive players start at the net front (typically 2 D and 1 F). 168 more words

Coaching

The Power of Kindness Part 2


“I can’t thank you enough.” That phrase is thrown around a lot, but how many people actually mean it? How many people are lucky enough to know someone whom they feel they truly can’t thank enough? 1,937 more words

Parenting

ScuttlePuck Episode 12: Joe Thornton loses C. Leafs hire more Fancy Stats guys.

Episode 12 is a long one as Pete and I discuss the San Jose Sharks taking the C from Joe Thornton.  We comment on the Toronto Maple Leafs hiring more fancy stats people so they now have an Analytics Department.   131 more words

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