Monthly Archives: January 2013

5v5 With Jonathan Strong

Now that the Inaugural, with all its pomp and circumstance, ruffles and flourishes, is over, Roll Call reporter, Jonathan Strong, has time to talk hockey, specifically his team, the Washington Capitals. In fact, Jonathan had a busy week leading up to … Continue reading

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Alabama Says ‘You Can Play’ as it Builds a Hockey Powerhouse

When you think about University of Alabama atheltics, the first thing that likely comes to mind is football. After all the Crimson Tide is a college football legend and earlier this month picked up yet another national championship title. What … Continue reading

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Predictions and Previews: Sharks Style

Hold up! Let’s hold up one second, gang, and stop shoveling dirt on the top of the 2013 San Jose Sharks. It seems like a lot of the hockey pundits have been piling it on over the last several days. … Continue reading

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“The Beautiful Game”

5v5 with CSN’s Bill Bell For every screaming, rabid Caps fan that packs into Verizon Center (where’s the Capstraunaut guy, anyway?) figures suggest there’s more than 10 – and perhaps many more than that – at home, watching on the … Continue reading

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Nick Can Play

In early 2012, we began writing about Nick, a gay high school hockey player in Minnesota. As his request, we used an alias at first; he always liked the name Zach. As the season wrapped, he gave us the OK to use … Continue reading

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Hot Wheels

Just in time for the Inaugural, the White House announced today that the President’s tricked out limo service will be sporting DC’s “Taxation Without Representation” tags.  Spokesman Keith Maley: “President Obama has lived in the District now for four years, … Continue reading

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The Brothers Schenn

Here in Philadelphia, we are ready for this Flyers season like no other.  Sure, we are in the same boat as every other hockey fan in celebrating the end of the Bettman/Fehr bitchfest…erm…lockout.  Who knows what a 48-game season will … Continue reading

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