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Hockey grew into Hamilton's passion out of multi-sport upbringing by Olympian parents

There was no backyard rink.

Meaning the boys never took nightly spins in wintertime elements, never froze their extremities, never chilled their cores.

Not that their parents had been afraid of exposure. 1,198 more words

Calgary Flames

Here We Go Again...!

Happy NHL eve, Canucks fans! We did it! We survived another long off-season and once again a new season is upon us! Are you ready for whatever the 82-game journey holds? 272 more words


Frozen Pool Party - The Puck Drops Tomorrow!

Tomorrow is the first day of the NHL Season.  Get your lineups ready!  Let’s do this!!

I am really curious how this is all going to work.   6 more words

Fantasy Sports

Baseball's Wild Card Format Is an Affront to Humanity.

That is all.

But, what’s that you say? Hockey season starts tomorrow? In that case, all is well in the world.

Isles In Need of Smiles

By Stephen Fragano

For hockey lovers, Oct. 7, the first day of the NHL regular season, has been a much-awaited date. For New York Islander fans specifically, the ninth of October holds even more weight as it is the first game of the Isles’ regular season and the first ever regular season game played in Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. 478 more words


Who will win Calder Trophy if Connor McDavid or Jack Eichel do not? (And other questions for hockey fans)

The start of the 2015-16 NHL season offers hockey fans plenty to think about. Hockey writer Jim Matheson offers up his annual list of trivia, predictions and observations. 1,915 more words

Edmonton Oilers

Jason Gregor: Onus is on Oilers players to alter work ethic, attitude

If the Edmonton Oilers want to become a winning franchise again, they must maintain some organizational consistency. They need patience. They need some self-belief. They need to build a foundation and have the courage and conviction to not abandon ship when the inevitable waves of uncertainty and turmoil come crashing on their door. 674 more words

Edmonton Oilers