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Hockey’s Most Misunderstood Position Finally Has Its Day In Acclaimed Documentary Ice Guardians

Hockey’s Most Misunderstood Position Finally Has Its Day In Acclaimed Documentary Ice Guardians

Team Enforcer: game bully or team protector? Depends on who you ask, and it’s about time the players got to tell their side of the story. Fighting has been a staple in hockey since the game was first played professionally in the early 1900’s. Fighting is in its roots,  in its blood,  and is fully supported by both fans and players the world over. So why has it become such a thorn in the profession’s side as of late? According […]

Pepsi Spire® and NHL® Player Brent Burns team up with Subway®

Pepsi Spire® and NHL® Player Brent Burns team up with Subway®

As hockey mania takes over Canada, Brent Burns (San Jose Sharks), one of the best defencemen in the NHL®, is teaming up with Pepsi Spire®, the innovative digital beverage fountain available only at SUBWAY® Restaurants in Canada, to inspire consumers to raise the flavour of their favorite Pepsi® beverages with totally customizable creations. To encourage consumers to raise the flavour of their favourite beverages, Burns “crashed” the Pepsi Spire®fountain at a SUBWAY® Restaurant in Quebec recently. Through virtual technology, Burns […]

Labatt Announces Initiative to Start 10 New Sled Hockey Programs Across the Country

Labatt Announces Initiative to Start 10 New Sled Hockey Programs Across the Country

In partnership with USA Hockey and national sportscaster John Buccigross, Labatt USA today announced its plans to bring greater access to the sport of hockey for all by expanding sled hockey programs throughout the country. Team USA captain and Paralympic gold medalist Josh Sweeney was also on hand to help Labatt introduce its goal of creating 10 new adult sled hockey programs that will help meet the growing demand for the sport among people with disabilities and amputees who want […]

Molson Canadian Transports 11 #ANYTHINGFORHOCKEY Winners to Hockey Heaven

Molson Canadian Transports 11 #ANYTHINGFORHOCKEY Winners to Hockey Heaven

Molson Canadian has revealed the 11 winners of its #ANYTHINGFORHOCKEY contest, who demonstrated their unwavering dedication to the game of hockey. The winners were flown to a remote mountain-range near the Rocky Mountains to play the game of their lives atop an unforgettable, professionally-made mountain rink. Over the last four months, thousands of hockey obsessed Canucks from coast-to-coast submitted a range of unique, often moving, stories across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram,  as part of Molson Canadian’s #ANYTHINGFORHOCKEY campaign. Winners were […]

Kevin Smith’s Penalty Box Presents Road To The NHL Stadium Series

Kevin Smith’s Penalty Box Presents Road To The NHL Stadium Series

Check Out Kevin’s Premiere Recap Here: EPIX PRESENTS ROAD TO THE NHL STADIUM SERIES Episode 2 – Tuesday, February 10th at 10PM ET Episode 3 – Tuesday, February 17th at 10PM ET Episode 4 – Tuesday, February 24th at 10PM ET Kevin’s recaps will air the Wednesdays following the episodes.   ABOUT THE SERIES The 2nd in a two-part original series, EPIX Presents Road to the NHL Stadium Series will offer viewers an exclusive look inside the world of the NHL, with strategically placed cameras and microphones providing an […]

Kevin Smith To Provide Weekly Recaps Of New NHL Series

Kevin Smith To Provide Weekly Recaps Of New NHL Series

Premium entertainment network EPIX and the National Hockey League announced today that film director, author, and avid hockey fan Kevin Smith (Tusk, Clerks) will host weekly recaps of the EPIX Original Series EPIX Presents Road To The NHL Winter Classic™ and EPIX Presents Road To The NHL Stadium Series™, produced by 52-time Emmy® Award winner Ross Greenburg.  The series is narrated by Bill Camp (12 Years a Slave, Lincoln). Kevin Smith’s Penalty Box, 2-minute episodes that capture Smith’s distinctive perspective on each week’s […]

NHL Hockey Team Minnesota Wild Team Up With HAMMERFALL

NHL Hockey Team Minnesota Wild Team Up With HAMMERFALL

The players of the NHL team Minnesota Wild began the 2014-15 season extremely well with two shut-outs against the Colorado Avalanche.  Additionally, the team is pleased to announce that for all their upcoming home games at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota, they’ll be receiving a special welcome from Swedish heavy metallers HammerFall.   “When we first discovered the song ‘Fury Of The Wild’ by HammerFall, it was like a gift because everything about it fits so well […]

LA Kings goalie helmet customized by Greg ‘Craola’ Simkins

LA Kings goalie helmet customized by Greg ‘Craola’ Simkins

Greg ‘Craola’ Simkins customized an LA Kings goalie helmet in support of AEG’s Season of Giving. The helmet will be auctioned off during the Dec. 23rd LA game vs. the Dallas Stars.     About Greg ‘Craola’ Simkins: Greg Simkins was born in 1975 in Torrance California, just south of Los Angeles. He grew up with a menagerie of animals including a number of rabbits, which often emerge in his paintings.  He began drawing at the early age of three and […]

Thunder and Lightning to perform at European Hockey Championships

Thunder and Lightning to perform at European Hockey Championships

The German metalheads will be performing during the European Hockey Championship finals aka Red Bulls Salute 2013 @ o2 World Berlin in front of 12000+ people. The event takes place over 3 days. Thunder And Lightning will be there on December 21st 2013. Lulea (SWE) vs Djurgarden (SWE) and Eisbären (GER) vs Frölunda (SWE) will be the two games of the day. The event starts @ 5 pm. For more info visit: http://www.o2World.de/RedBullsSalute2013   For more info on Thunder and […]