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6 Best Hockey Shin Guards Reviewed [2020]

Are you having a hard time trying to find the perfect pair of hockey shin pads? There are so many different factors to take into consideration that it can make the process stressful. That’s why we have researched and reviewed what some of the best hockey shin guards have to offer. Regardless of whether you’re […]

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Advice

Icing Rule In Ice Hockey Easily Explained

Every wondered what the icing rule means in ice hockey? It’s time to clear it up, set the record straight and explain the rule in plain and simple english. Simple explanation Icing is when a player fires the puck from their side of the rink right across to the red line on the other side. […]

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Reviews

4 Best Hockey Stick Handling Tools & Trainers [2020]

Stickhandling is the key to every great hockey players game and it’s also one of the more challenging skills to pick up – it requires hours of regular training over the years to get good.

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Advice

How Much Do Hockey Sticks Cost? Cheap VS Expensive

Are you looking to buy a new hockey stick and wondering how much to spend to get the right hockey stick for your level of play?

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Advice

Are Hockey Games Cold? What’s the Temp in an Ice Rink?

Heading out to a hockey game for the first time? & wondering what to wear? In this guide I’ll answer the simple question – are ice hockey games cold?

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Best Hockey Sticks For Youth & Junior Reviewed [2020]

Are you a young hockey player looking for your next stick or an adult looking for the best stick for your kid?

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Hockey

Finding Comparisons for Lawson Crouse

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Hockey

Ottawa Hockey Analytics Conference

Corey Pronman recently put out his take on Crouse in a very well done article over at ESPN. He discussed how players who are complete players in junior, guys who excel defensively, tend to carry that over almost immediately into the NHL. He brought up highly drafted players like Jordan Staal, Gabriel Landeskog, Ryan O’Reilly, […]

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Hockey

The Complicated Value Of The Bobrovsky Contract

Friday afternoon was a time of celebration for many Columbus fans. The Blue Jackets and Sergei Bobrovsky avoided any summertime headaches by reaching a contract agreement. To no real surprise, Bob’s deal puts him in the upper echelon of NHL goalie salaries. As reported by Aaron Portzline, that’s a cap hit of $7.425M per year […]

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Hockey

Is the Blue Jackets Defense Their Great Weakness?

Forward depth in Columbus is at an all-time high, even considering a few key injuries. There’s wiggle room in the discussion of how good overall Blue Jackets depth can be (I touched on this last week – I think it’s quite solid). With Ryan Johansen back in the fold and solidifying the centers, it’s hard […]