What Does Mats Zuccarello Bring to the Wild? – Hockey Wilderness

Back on July 1, the first day of NHL free agency, the Minnesota Wild signed veteran winger Mats Zuccarello to a five-year deal worth $6 million annually. Zuccarello’s deal includes a full no-move clause and a modified no-trade clause in the final two years of his contract — a bit strange considering the long-time New […]

Washington Capitals refurbish two hockey rinks at Oatesdale Park in Martinsburg, WV – Russian Machine Never Breaks

The Washington Capitals have completed a refurbishment of two in-line hockey rinks at Oatesdale Park in Martinsburg, West Virginia, according to the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Parks & Recreation Facebook page. Martinsburg is 77 miles northwest of Washington DC and has a burgeoning hockey scene. The rinks are made out of blue Mylec flooring, a smooth surface […]

McClanahan of "Miracle on Ice" fame takes Blake hockey job – Star Tribune

McClanahan of "Miracle on Ice" fame takes Blake hockey job – Star Tribune

Best known for his work on the 1980 “Miracle on Ice” Olympic men’s hockey team, Rob McClanahan takes over as interim coach of the boys’ hockey team at Blake. McClanahan was elevated from assistant coach after Greg May resigned as Blake’s head coach to become director of operations for the University of Minnesota men’s hockey […]

Housser’s hockey journey leads to China – Lowell Sun

Housser’s hockey journey leads to China – Lowell Sun

In the early 1970s, Chris Housser was among the key players who helped develop street hockey into something more than kids on the pavement hitting tennis balls. Coupled with the vision of MYLEC owner Ray Leclerc, Housser and the first wave of street hockey enthusiasts helped grow the sport in the Northeast, planting the seed […]

Goslings, Shelton earn more Hockey Canada assignments – The London Free Press

Goslings, Shelton earn more Hockey Canada assignments – The London Free Press

Julia Gosling and Ella Shelton have been named to Hockey Canada’s national women’s development team roster that will play three games against the United States starting Wednesday in Lake Placid, N.Y. Ella Shelton. (File photo) Gosling, an 18-year-old forward, and Shelton, a 21-year-old defender from Ingersoll, were part of a recent selection camp in Calgary […]

Franciscan University Baron Club Dinner set to highlight Penguins hockey | News, Sports, Jobs – The Steubenville Herald-Star

Franciscan University Baron Club Dinner set to highlight Penguins hockey | News, Sports, Jobs – The Steubenville Herald-Star

The dinner — a fundraiser for the university’s NCAA D-III athletic teams — will feature former longtime Penguins broadcaster Paul Steigerwald, who now works in the Penguins’ front office; NHL Hall of Famer and six-time Stanley Cup winner Bryan Trottier; and former Penguins-player-turned-analyst Colby Armstrong, who scored the first goal in the outdoor Winter Classic. […]