If you’ve ever watched a hockey game, then you know how easily icing in hockey can change the momentum of the game. It can determine whether or not the puck will be dropped in front of the infracting team’s goalie. That can be a game-changer. But for those who are unsure, let’s define what it […]
Stories in this section focus on the sport of hockey.
We'll help you understand the game better with terms, lingo, and rink size. Be on the lookout for tips for hockey parents. We'll explain what the Frozen Four is and where it takes place. Plus, we'll examine some NHL players' pregame routines.
You might also be interested in our profile on Connor McDavid.
The Zamboni. Every hockey player and every hockey fan recognizes the ice resurfacing machine. We watch, mesmerized, as it takes its slow, zen-like trips around the rink. It shaves off a thin layer of ice and replaces it with a film of hot water that mends and transforms the chaotic wreckage of hockey skates into […]
You may be asking yourself, “What’s a Teddy Bear Toss?” And, perhaps more importantly, what does it have to do with hockey? In an annual event to benefit charity, fans of the Hershey Bears in Hershey, Pennsylvania, tossed 45,650 stuffed animals onto the ice at the Giant Center. Game spectators chuck stuffed animals onto the […]
Lather, rinse, repeat. The 2019 Minnesota All Hockey Hair Team video is here again. Like an old friend you haven’t visited with in a while, it’s always good to see. And, with much of the U.S. experiencing one of the snowiest winters in some time, it couldn’t have arrived at a better time. On a […]
The 2018 Minnesota High School All-Hockey Hair Team video has been out for a few days. For the last eight years, the Minnesota High School All Hockey Hair Team videos have been a national treasure. Released in March each year after the Minnesota High School Hockey Tournament, the announcement of the team is showcased in […]