1. Hrabal, Fegaras, Strathmann Among 15 Standouts At USHL Fall Classic

    Hrabal, Fegaras, Strathmann Among 15 Standouts At USHL Fall Classic

    Sep 27, 2022

    You couldn’t walk two steps at the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex without running into an NHL scout or college recruiter. The top rows of each of the two arenas were lined up with black jacket-clad, notebook-toting individuals hoping that they might be catching a glimpse of their next big prospect for their NHL organizations or college hockey teams while at the 2022 DICK’S Sporting Goods USHL Fall Classic. There was plenty for them to see, of course.
  2. USHL Fall Classic: 15 NHL Prospects To Watch As Season Opens

    USHL Fall Classic: 15 NHL Prospects To Watch As Season Opens

    Sep 21, 2022

    Starting Thursday, USHL players will be taking their first skate strides of the 2022-23 season at the DICK’S Sporting Goods USHL Fall Classic. For some, this will be their first chance in a live game to show what they can do for the NHL draft, for others it might be their first foray into junior hockey, but for all it’s another important year of development as each looks to make progress to ascend the hockey ladder to the next levels.
  3. Petruzzelli, Ellis Underscore Importance Of ECHL Goalie Development

    Petruzzelli, Ellis Underscore Importance Of ECHL Goalie Development

    Sep 20, 2022

    After Columbus Blue Jackets towering president John Davidson folded himself into his regular spot at Traverse City’s Molon Arena, hovering 12 rows over the defensive zone hashmarks for the entire NHL Prospects Tournament, he spent most of his time studying his favorite position: goaltender.
  4. NHL Prospect Tournaments: Notes On Standouts From San Jose Rookie Faceoff

    NHL Prospect Tournaments: Notes On Standouts From San Jose Rookie Faceoff

    Sep 18, 2022

    SAN JOSE, Calif. – Having spent the last two days getting a look at top prospects and camp invites at the 2022 NHL Rookie Faceoff, I figured I’d share what I saw over six games total involving the Anaheim Ducks, Arizona Coyotes, Colorado Avalanche, Los Angeles Kings, San Jose Sharks and Vegas Golden Knights.
  5. What Is A Power Play In Ice Hockey?

    What Is A Power Play In Ice Hockey?

    Sep 8, 2022

    A power play potentially is one of the most confusing situations in a hockey game. After all, many popular team sports, like basketball, volleyball and American football, do not have such a concept.
  6. 2023 NHL Draft: Preparing For The Season Of Connor Bedard

    2023 NHL Draft: Preparing For The Season Of Connor Bedard

    Sep 6, 2022

    Every NHL Draft season there is always one player that starts out as the anointed one – the player likeliest to go first overall and potentially change the fortunes of whichever NHL team selects him. For the 2023 NHL Draft, that player is most certainly Connor Bedard.
  7. How Long Is A Typical Hockey Game?

    How Long Is A Typical Hockey Game?

    Aug 29, 2022

    Hockey is a popular sport that is played all over the world. The game is fast-paced and exciting, and it can be enjoyed by people of all ages.
  8. Top 22 Players From 2022 World Junior Championship

    Top 22 Players From 2022 World Junior Championship

    Aug 21, 2022

    EDMONTON – The most unique World Junior Championship ever held is now in the books. Canada secured its 19th gold medal in the most dramatic fashion and gave what was a kind of weird tournament an especially memorable ending.
  9. What Are The Dimensions Of A Professional Hockey Goal?

    What Are The Dimensions Of A Professional Hockey Goal?

    Aug 21, 2022

    A hockey goal post has standard NHL dimensions of 6 x 4 feet.
  10. Do You Know What Hockey Pucks Are Made Of?

    Do You Know What Hockey Pucks Are Made Of?

    Aug 10, 2022

    Have you ever wondered what those little black discs are made of that zip around the ice during a hockey game?
  11. Popular Hockey Drills To Try At Practice

    Popular Hockey Drills To Try At Practice

    Aug 8, 2022

    The secret to getting better at any sport is repetition. In hockey, the same is true.
  12. Best Ways To Tape A Hockey Stick

    Best Ways To Tape A Hockey Stick

    Aug 6, 2022

    A hockey stick might be the best friend of a hockey player. It is their most important piece of equipment and needs to be well taken care of.
  13. Hockey Memes That Are Funny But Also True

    Hockey Memes That Are Funny But Also True

    Aug 1, 2022

    Hockey fanatics share that moment where we randomly browse our social media feeds and come across a hilarious hockey meme that is just too funny not to share.
  14. Hockey Songs That Will Get You Motivated

    Hockey Songs That Will Get You Motivated

    Aug 1, 2022

    Whether they are training in the arena or watching a game on TV, many hockey fans and enthusiasts use music to get into the game mindset. After all, music stimulates the brain to improve skills and jog memory.
  15. An Overview Of The Different Positions In Ice Hockey

    An Overview Of The Different Positions In Ice Hockey

    Jul 20, 2022

    In games of hockey, each team has six players on the ice at any given moment. The only exception is when a team is out of bench players and one of their six is in the penalty box.