Initially I was revolted and disheartened by the ending of this week’s episode–but after I thought about it, I decided I liked it. (Warning: Spoilers!)
Deadspin’s Adam Gretz yesterday published his argument that the hockey enforcer is “the most useless role in sports,” including a statistical analysis that shows the presence of enforcers on the ice or bench in modern NHL games does nothing to deter injuries. It’s well worth reading, though like most arguments against fighting in hockey, its […]
Not a good view of the ice, but you can get a look at the building around it. Classic old barn. I took this at Operation Hat Trick, which was fun to watch.
I had a very brief back-and-forth tonight with Greg Wyshynski from Puck Daddy, but as sometimes happens I had to come here to explain myself in a bit more detail. To clarify, my complaint is not with Greg himself or with Puck Daddy specifically. It’s with the hockey media in general, but since I know […]
I wish I could say it’s because I’m buckled down and writing, but honestly it’s mostly the NHL playoffs. For productivity, I’m better off when the Rangers miss the playoffs. I am writing, though. Painfully close to finishing the novel I’ve been working on for the past couple of years. I was originally hoping to […]