Tag: Hockey

2018 NHL Second Round Playoff Preview

The first round of the NHL playoffs managed to separate the contenders from the pretenders. Now all of the eight remaining teams – Nashville, Winnipeg,...

Frozen Four: Was it worth the wait?

ST. PAUL – It took 15 years, but my journey as a college hockey fan had finally reached its destination. I attended my first Frozen...

Previewing the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Las Vegas is Spanish for "the gardens." Its hockey team, the Golden Knights, have already planted the seeds of of a surprising season. Now...

My time at Kraft Hockeyville USA.

The crowd slowly filed into the old but refurbished arena last Tuesday night, eager for the main event. They had been anticipating it for...

NHL conference finals offer fresh blood and the promise of a first-time champion.

Fresh blood: that’s the easiest way to describe the four teams remaining that still have Stanley Cup dreams on their mind. The San Jose...

My visit to the Hockey Hall of Fame, the ground floor of history.

TORONTO -- My knowledge of the Hockey Hall of Fame prior to today consisted of two facts: One, it’s in Toronto; two, it’s where...