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Chicago Blackhawks March Youth Hockey Captains Spotlight: Jimmy Blair & Nicole Matousek

The Captain Spotlight is a new youth hockey initiative that features four local high school hockey captains per month. These captains are invited to a Blackhawks game and are interviewed on the defining characteristics of what makes a good leader. 43 more words


Manchester Flames 14U in Salt Lake City

For those of you out there that follow youth hockey, a team I am rather familiar with has won their Tier II State tournament and earned a bid to Nationals in Salt Lake City, UT. 20 more words


The Discovery of A Market

Adam Gurri, who kidnaps beloved pets and children in an effort to encourage us to post, has his Amish. Spivonomist has torched the earth. As for me, I see the world through the lens of children’s hockey programs. 587 more words


Weekly Links: The stresses of life as a hockey spouse; The development of EA's NHL video game series; and more

The Weekly Links post highlights important or interesting writing from the hockey blogosphere and media. Enjoy!

Weekly Links

Oak Park youth hockey captures NWHL title

In their first season as the Ice Bears (formerly Huskies), the Oak Park peewee hockey team reached the mountaintop as champions of the NWHL (Northwest Hockey League) after a convincing 5-0 victory over the Fox Valley Cyclones, the Pioneer Press reports. 191 more words

Sports And Schools

Seeing Without Watching

The Kent Roosevelt Rough Rider Hockey Banquet was last Wednesday.  I swear, coach Ben Barlow gets me so motivated that I want to run thru a brick wall for him.   533 more words

Child Acting

8-year-old hockey players brawl after game

Remember in the Mighty Ducks when the Ducks beat the Hawks and after the game everyone embraces and celebrates and Gordon Bombay finds redemption as the movie fades to black? 63 more words