Tag Archives: Hockey

#PlaybyPlayofAnything: Sports Play-by-Play Announcers Keep Busy During Coronavirus Pandemic

Getty Images With the onset of the coronavirus cancelling, pausing, or suspending various sports leagues’ seasons and events in the last several weeks, the impact goes beyond just teams, players, and personnel. The broadcasting crews that cover these leagues have … Continue reading

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SHL Ends Season, ECHL Players Paid Through Tomorrow: Sunday’s Hockey News Bits From Around The Globe

Photo: SI As the NHL and other hockey leagues around the world have suspended or paused their seasons in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak, here is the latest hockey news:

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Update: Dasher Boards, Benches, and Fencing Installed In Capitals’ Legacy Project Rink in Fredericskburg, Virginia

Photo: FredericksburgHockey Over the last several months, NoVa Caps has been providing updates on the progress of construction to a outdoor, roller hockey rink being built in the city of Fredericksburg, Virginia in partnership between the Capitals and their Legacy Project initiative … Continue reading

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Crossing Continents and Growing the Game: What Alex Ovechkin’s Visit to China Means for the Reach of Hockey

Photo: @Capitals Alex Ovechkin is one of the National Hockey League’s and hockey’s most recognizable and popular faces. The surefire future Hall of Famer has compiled numerous accolades throughout his career, with his 2018 Stanley Cup the cherry on top. … Continue reading

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Longtime Family, Local DMV Ice Arena Under Threat of Closing Without Sufficient Support and Backing

Photo: Bowie Ice Arena In the years before and since the Capitals arrived in the DMV area, people all over have enjoyed the availability and use of public and local ice arenas throughout the region, whether they use them for … Continue reading

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Rolling Out the Rinks: A Look At Homemade Hockey Rinks for the Holiday Season

Photo: @RyanFleming While the DMV is coming off a few 60-degree days with sunshine, citizens in Canada and the northern United States are already experiencing some more traditional winter weather, giving hockey families the perfect chance to hit the ice … Continue reading

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Around The League In 31 Days: Radio Host to Visit All NHL Arenas in a Month

It’s a feat that few fans, if any, have ever accomplished. It will be a grueling task, one that will require a firm resolve and that will truly test one fan’s love for the sport of hockey. Many people have … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Pay Respects to Humboldt Broncos

Photo: JustSports Photography As reported earlier this week, the Washington Capitals and the New York Islanders’ AHL affiliate teams, the Hershey Bears and the Bridgeport Sound Tigers came together for a pre-game ceremony at tonight’s game in Chocolate Town. This ceremony … Continue reading

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Pheonix Copley Fights in Hershey Bears’ 6-2 Loss

I know most of you are here to see the goalie fight, so I’ll keep it short, but if you want to know more about how the game went, read a little more in-depth game recap here. 

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Providence Bruins Shut Out Hershey Bears (Photos)

For most of the game, the Hershey Bears controlled the play and had an overall good game despite the final score. The Bears racked up 28 shots, which is a pretty good tally for the team, as they usually have … Continue reading

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