Hockey Flexibility Exercises - Prevent Injuries
Including flexibility during your hockey season, and off-season is crucial. This will help you to prevent injuries…
Lundqvist A Lock for Vezina Thus Far
Who leads this seasons candidates for the NHL's award of the vezina trophy? The one name that stands out more than…
Hockey Training With Medicine Balls for Power
Medicine ball training is a great aspect to add into your hockey training and can be used during the season, as well…
NHL Realignment: Get Ready for the Radical New
The NHL Board of Governors have finalized their plan for league realignment. Now, that plan is in the hands of League…
Ovie is Overweight And Other Potential Causes
Ovie can't find the back of the net because he is too fat? It sounds like just another excuse in a long line of them.…
Jim Craig Listed His 1980 Olympic Memorabilia
Jim Craig a.k.a ‘Miracle On Ice’ is in hopes of selling all of his 1980 Olympic Memorabilia for an asking price…
Hockey Articles (73)
Hockey Workout for Endurance
Hockey is an extremely competitive sport and you need to take every advantage you can get. If you are willing to put in the time and effort, you can greatly improve your on ice ability through hard work on the ice. Hockey workouts for endurance are a very important factor…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Oct 12, 2011  
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2011 Stanley Cup Final Prediction
Well hockey fans, gear up for what's surely to be an awesome Stanley Cup Final series between the Canucks and the Bruins. Vancouver is hoping for third time's a charm and are likely pretty happy that this time they're not facing a New York team. In 1982 they lost to…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   May 29, 2011  
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Winnipeg Is Back In The NHL
Congratulations Winnipeg you got your NHL team back. What was wrongly taken from you is your again. But for how long? That's an unfortunate question that people may not be considering. I'm cautiously optimistic. When they lost the Jets in 1996 there were many reasons. Some of which were: The…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   May 31, 2011  
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How to Skate Faster - Hockey And Speedskating
There are two main aspects to improve your skating speed: technique and power. Lets talk about technique briefly. There are a few main things to focus on to improve your stride. When taking your stride, extend your leg fully, even pushing with your ankles at the end. It is easy…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Oct 03, 2011  
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Shoot the Puck Harder!
If you play hockey and are even slightly competitive, you are going to want to be able to shoot the puck harder. Don't worry, everything you need to know will soon be explained and you'll be scoring more goals in no time. Lets take a brief look at technique then…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Oct 11, 2011  
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Ice Hockey Off Ice Training In the Summer
Have you ever wondered, now that the regular hockey season is over, how to approach ice hockey off ice training in the summer? What types of activities or specific exercises can be performed from April to the beginning of August to stay in shape but also try to improve certain…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   May 22, 2013  
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Mr Hockey Continues to Raise Money for Dementia Research: 83 Year Old Legend Still Makes Appearances
For thirty three years, he was on the ice- very few hockey players today can even dream of matching his professional degree. Gordie Howe, now eighty three, so personified the sport that he was dubbed "Mr. Hockey" and the name still fits him today. Along with his son, Marty, Howe…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Feb 03, 2012  
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Keep Your Head Up!
According to ice hockey analysts and NHL statistics, there were approximately 50,000 hits on the ice in the past 2010-2011 NHL hockey season. Of these hits, approximately 50 hits were considered headshots and of those headshots approximately half of the hits resulted in a serious injury to a player causing…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Oct 02, 2011  
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Canuck Car Flags Invisible
As Canucks fans mull over the prospects of their team getting ousted in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs, many are asking how can this happen to the President's Trophy winners? The signs of a Canuck's impending implosion were evident in the last months of the regular season.…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Apr 16, 2012  
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The Best Rookie Seasons In NHL History
The NHL is a lot like MLB in that rookies do not always make an immediate impact on a team. It can take years for a player to go through the farm system before he even gets the chance to be an NHL rookie. The Rookie of the Year award…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Jan 28, 2013  
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Gaining weight for hockey players
A lot of people want to know how to gain weight for hockey players. Gaining weight is a lot simpler than people make it out to be. Gaining weight for hockey players is often effective because it makes you more difficult to push around on the ice. Is it easier…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Oct 13, 2011  
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Hockey Games Kids Will Love
Hockey is such a wonderful sports and every years it gain more and more fans. No wonder more kids are looking for ways to play hockey even outside a ice rink. When a child start really enjoying hockey, he only thinks about it all day and wants to play at…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Dec 23, 2013  
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Hockey Pants Guide
Hockey Pants Guide Hockey pants are definitely not created equal. The law of diminishing returns applies to hockey pants. Long pants or short pants, the more money you are willing to spend, the better protection and the more comfort you will get – but only to a certain point. Once…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Feb 25, 2011  
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Sidney Crosby==> Done?
Could Sidney Crosby be finished with playing hockey? I hope not because he is an amassing hockey player, as well as a great ambassador for hockey. It's hard to argue with what Sidney has accomplished in his short NHL career. Sidney Crosby entered his first year in the NHL only…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Mar 01, 2012  
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Agility Training for Hockey
Hockey is a game of speed, this makes agility crucial in the game. It allows you to dodge checks, deke around appointments and be more agile on the ice. It certainly makes you more difficult to hit, allowing you to keep the puck longer and create more scoring oppurtunities.  Agility…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Oct 07, 2011  
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Stream Canadian Hockey Abroad On Your Computer
Any Canadian that's been abroad knows that's it's not always easy to get live streaming hockey outside of Canada. I was in the Czech Republic for a few years, and even there, it's a bit sketchy. Now I'm in China, and there's NO WAY. Anywhere outside the realm of the…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Jul 18, 2012  
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The Best Hockey Player Beards
We all have seen the traditions carried on in sports but there is one that is a very unique one that always get some comments from at least a couple of people that are watching. Which traditions would I be referring to you ask ? Well I am talking about…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Aug 21, 2013  
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2013 Winter Classic Announced: Detroit Red Wings Will Host the Toronto Maple Leafs In An Original Six Showdown
Two major stories were being closely watched this past week in the NHL world. Number one of those developing stories was the announcement of the location for the 2013 Winter Classic, the traditional outdoor hockey game that has been a major draw for the league since it was started. The…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Feb 11, 2012  
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NHL Playoffs Begin Who's the Favorite To Win?
The NHL Playoffs have begun and 16 teams prepare for battle to-be the Stanley Cup Champions. The 2012 season was an onslaught of nonstop action and the last week determined which teams were going to make it into the playoffs. There are a few teams they have been red-hot coming…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Apr 19, 2012  
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How to Find the Right Goalie Gear
The goalie position in ice hockey could be considered the most important position in the game. Having the right equipment is very important The first important part of the equipment is leg pads. This is probably the most important part of the equipment. Its very important to have the right…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Feb 13, 2013  
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Sid Crosby is Back on the Ice And Back to Star Quality Form
It has been over three hundred days since Sidney Crosby was on the ice as part of the Pittsburgh Penguins. His season ended in January after two hits to the head in back to back games. That second hit, in a January 5th game against the Tampa Bay Lighting was…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Nov 22, 2011  
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The Vancouver Canucks
At one time Vancouver’s hockey team, the Canucks, held the odious distinction of being the least successful professional sports franchise in history. This was gauged by the win/loss ratio, which for the Canucks, was horrible. Surprisingly, the Canucks had a very loyal fan base that learned to love them, despite…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Mar 06, 2015  
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Ovie is Overweight And Other Potential Causes for A Points Slump
Ovie can't find the back of the net because he is too fat? It sounds like just another excuse in a long line of them. His weight has fluctuated, that much is true, but most players drift up five to ten pounds during their career, most without it adversely affecting…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Mar 03, 2012  
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Off Ice Hockey Training for Kids
Hockey is a very competitive sport, and off ice hockey training for kids is a much talked about issue in this competitive game. Kids training for hockey must be taken very seriously. It has to be done the RIGHT way, or injury and lack of physical development can occur. Off…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Sep 05, 2012  
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Ice Hockey Fights
Why do more than 100 million people spectate hockey each and every year? The fights. Sweaty gorillas said to be hockey players throw themselves together in a stumbling clash of fists and blood. The stadium roars in triumph when a victim's head is lashed on the ice or blood splatters…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Jul 25, 2012  
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Junior Hockey Game Today
I have been to a Junior hockey game today. This all happened about 5 weeks ago when I was on a nice icehockey game for juniors , I am the father of two lovely soon bred children, my daughter is 16 and one of the best 16 -year-old golf girls…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Nov 25, 2013  
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Hockey Helmet Guide
"Protect the Egg" When considering which hockey helmet to purchase, the rules of engagement are generally very simple. The more money you are willing to spend, the more protection and comfort you will get. Beyond this simple concept, consideration of the hockey helmet design is important. Hockey helmets have been…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Feb 22, 2011  
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The New York Rangers Are In First Place
The New York Rangers linger in first place in the Atlantic Division and in the Eastern Conference. Currently, the Rangers are on fire with a 8-1-1 record in their last ten games. With a record of 37-13 on the year, the Rangers are second in the NHL with 79 points.…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Feb 15, 2012  
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Hockey Training With Medicine Balls for Power
Medicine ball training is a great aspect to add into your hockey training and can be used during the season, as well as the off season. Medicine balls are usually used for power and core training. Llets take a look over power training and what is consists of.  Power can be…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Oct 09, 2011  
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Contentious First Round Marks the NHL Playoffs, Fans Treated to Old Time Hockey All Around
The first round of the NHL's Stanley Cup Playoffs has been nothing short of amazing, to put it mildly. There are a number of things going on that has set this playoff season apart from others in previous years. First, there has been the scoring- including blow out scores between…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Hockey   Apr 20, 2012  
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Hey, have you heard? The NHL season is back on! The owners and the players have reached a deal and…
Even though his teammates called him the "Perfect Human" for his lean, chiseled body and year round…
His name is being batted around by many of the teams in the league. If he were to actually indicate…
If there is one thing Don Cherry does, he speaks his mind! No one can argue that. His opinionated…
The recent state of the union address given by Canuck GM Mike Gillis is sure to raise more than a…
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