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Film Review: The Nagano Tapes

It’s been 20 years when the Winter Olympics opened its gates and welcomed the NHL’s elite players to compete for Olympic gold in Nagano, Japan in 1998 however, today, in Pyeonchang, South Korea no NHL players a...

Ryan Donato: College Star, Olympic Dreamer

When the National Hockey League decided to not stop their season to allow their athletes to partake in the 2018 Olympics in Korea, there was great disappointment, division, and opportunity. While fans were unha...

Missing the Forest for the Trees

Next month, the world's greatest athletes will gather in Pyeongchang for the Winter Olympics, but with one notable and very disappointing exception: ice hockey. Rather than trying to shoehorn NHL players back into the Olympics in Beijing in 2022, the hockey world should consider a different approach.

NHL Continues Benefiting From College Hockey’s Growth

NEW YORK – Thirty-five years ago, television broadcaster Al Michaels asked a question that’s become synonymous with hockey in America. The question had a major impact on the five rings of the 1980 Winter Olympi...

Flyers Make Up More Ground, Beat Caps 3-2

As of this morning, the Flyers chances of making the playoffs were only 7.1%. Now, after another tough win against a quality opponent, the Flyers are now only 2 points out from the Boston Bruins to clinch the f...

Hockey is Alive and Well in Sochi at the Paralympics

By J.P. Hoornstra, AllPuck.com There is such a thing as the Paralympic Torch. Like most things concerning the Paralympics, you probably didn’t know that. That’s OK. The flame symbolizes something bigger, ...

Making Sochi squad ‘dream come true’ for Carlson

“It’s a dream come true,” John Carlson said of his selection to the 2014 U.S. Olympic team. Watching the Winter Classic at home with his girlfriend, Carlson, who said the Olympics had been in the back of his...

Womens Hockey: USA beats Canada at the Ralph

Grand Forks ND – Tonight felt a reunion; twin sisters Jocelyn and Monique Lamoureux played their collegiate hockey at Ralph Engelstad Arena, which sits on the campus of the University of North Dakota. Actual...