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brillig has the night of after working so hard last week. Join me as I go back to my first love: hockey. Attending hockey games is always an interesting experience. Hockey fans are loud, ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 59 comments on Tue May 12, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Thirty-five years ago today, on February 24, 1980, the United States hockey team defeated Finland, 4-2, to capture the gold medal in the 1980 Winter Olympic Games, delivering a much-needed lift to ...
by Richard Riis
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Feb 24, 2015 at 12:20 PM PST with 1 Recommend
Jean Beliveau has died in Montreal at age 83. 10 Stanley cups as a player, 7 more as team executive. One of the top 10 players of all time, more than a point a game. But he is mourned across Canada ...
by ontario
Comment Count 65 comments on Thu Dec 04, 2014 at 12:12 PM PST with 59 Recommends
This year something strange is happening in the NHL; the New York Islanders have a share of the division leads and are currently (as of Weds) the hottest team in the NHL. For it to happen this ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 65 comments on Fri Nov 28, 2014 at 07:00 PM PST with 24 Recommends
As most of you who frequent Top Comments have probably realized, I have not been around a whole lot lately. Follow me below to find out all the things I have been doing. But First, A Word ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 48 comments on Thu Nov 20, 2014 at 07:00 PM PST with 32 Recommends
Well another regular season of hockey is officially over and this Saturday we will know who will be drafting Connor McDavid #1 overall in June at the draft and by that token who will be drafting ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 141 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
Some of us grieve for KO's self-imposed exile from DK since he has returned to work for the Mouse as he left political journalism(sic) via a stop as a call center rep at Current TV to return to ...
by annieli
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Nov 15, 2014 at 07:02 AM PST with 7 Recommends
Normally at this time I am recapping the first round of the NHL playoffs. However this year in honor of the LA Kings coming back from being down 3 games to none to win their series against the ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 88 comments on Sun May 04, 2014 at 07:00 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
This is the most exciting sports weekend I can remember. Starts with 5 Game 7s in the NBA Playoffs, the Kentucky Derby, some great hockey playoff action, great baseball and nice weather all ...
by Al Abama
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat May 03, 2014 at 08:29 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
by David Nir
Comment Count 124 comments on Fri Feb 21, 2014 at 09:01 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Another season of NHL hockey has begun and on time this year. In order to get everyone ready for the upcoming season, I offer this primer. We will look at some of the major changes the NHL has ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 42 comments on Fri Oct 11, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
More evidence that the effort to bankrupt Detroit is ideologically, rather than fiscally driven: New $444 Million Hockey Arena Is Still a Go in Detroit .
by bink
Comment Count 247 comments on Fri Jul 26, 2013 at 10:23 AM PDT with 287 Recommends
It was one year ago today, and nearly to the hour Top Comments gets posted, that my father died. Since I am Jewish (although atheist in belief), we had the unveiling today. For those that don't ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 174 comments on Fri Jul 05, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
When we last visited the NHL playoffs, it was approximately one month ago and just after the end of the first round. Now we are smack dab in the middle of a highly exciting Cup final that could ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 98 comments on Tue Jun 18, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
(Opening Disclaimer: As a die-hard hockey fan, many person opinions fill this diary. If you don't like them, tough cookies.) The greatest time of the sports year in its full throes right now. No,
by cohenzee
Comment Count 109 comments on Mon May 20, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
A diversionary sports blog post, if you would indulge me. In the interests of disclosure, I am writing from the perspective of a Rangers fan, but I think you would agree that what I am writing ...
by Woody25
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon May 13, 2013 at 07:34 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Yes, this has been diaried before, but not with a link to the video. As JGibson wrote in a diary on April 11, Today, the NHL and the NHLPA have announced a partnership with the LGBTQ-friendly You ...
by Dave in Northridge
Comment Count 14 comments on Sat Apr 27, 2013 at 11:57 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
We need a happy story about our disabled loved ones. So today I will share with you my son's story. February 2nd was a big night in his life. One he will never forget. His story, dreams and goal ...
by Damnit Janet
Comment Count 32 comments on Tue Feb 19, 2013 at 08:51 AM PST with 26 Recommends
Before I get to today's story, I'd like to share Gender Animatic , which was produced by Shiistudios for a sociology class. I found this on Facebook, at the Wipe Out Transphobia page. Some ...
by rserven
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Feb 03, 2013 at 07:26 AM PST with 32 Recommends
Ok, a break from all the pie fighting, just a brief update on something that matters: http://www.slate.com/blogs/the_slatest/2013/01/06/nhl_lockout_over_union_league_reach_preliminary_deal.html ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 27 comments on Sun Jan 06, 2013 at 03:03 PM PST with 8 Recommends