With the recent announcement that the 2013 NHL Winter Classic will be held at Michigan Stadium between the Detroit Red Wings and the Toronto Maple Leafs, the spotlight of the hockey world is going to shine on a tremendously underrated hockey town in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Whether you’re a hockey player young or old, male or female, a complete rookie or grizzled veteran, or like to play indoors vs. outdoors, Ann Arbor has something to offer for everyone. [Read more...]
As the Philadelphia Flyers move forward from the 2012 Winter Classic and contend for the Stanley Cup Championship, fans are gearing up with new hockey jerseys. There are always new heroes working their way into the Philadelphia Flyers’ pantheon – Jaromir Jagr has added his legendary stature to the team and is scoring at a point-per-game pace, Scott Hartnell has been one of the game’s top goal-scoring power forwards, and of course Claude Giroux has led not only the Flyers, but the entire NHL in points during the first third of the season.
But where are the best places to shop for hockey jerseys online? It turns out there are some really good options, offering a wide selection, superior service, and sweet discounts as well. Let’s take a look at 3 specific sites where you should do your shopping! [Read more...]
DVD release of HBO’s "24/7 Penguins/Capitals: Road To The NHL Winter Classic" set for December 6, 2011
HBO is getting the word out today that the DVD version of their acclaimed 24/7 Penguins/Capitals: Road To The NHL Winter Classic miniseries covering the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals as they prepared for, and met in, the 2011 Winter Classic, will come out on December 6th. While the retail price will be $19.98, you can already place pre-orders at Amazon.com for $16.99 instead, and if you combine your order with other goods bringing your total to $25 or more, they’ll throw in free shipping. [Read more...]