Naming the Las Vegas Team in the NHL

Posted by on July 31, 2015 at 3:54 am

Tweet As we reported in a post a few years back, Quebec City and Las Vegas were our picks for cities that the NHL should covet.  Last week the NHL confirmed that Las Vegas and Quebec City were the only two cities to submit expansion bids.  As a result, Quebec City and Las Vegas are […]

Top 14 Hockey Stories of 2014

Posted by on December 31, 2014 at 4:45 pm

Tweet Today is the final day of 2014 and what a year it was.  As we enter 2015 hockey tournaments are in fill force throughout the world, the NHL has resumed after their Christmas break and the NHL’s Winter Classic is amongst us.  We’ve seen epic comebacks, trials and tribulations and in some cases we […]

Hockey Stories: Meeting Mr. Hockey Gordie Howe

Posted by on October 30, 2014 at 9:16 pm

Tweet This is the first instalment of a new feature here on the Hockey Fanatic site called “Hockey Stories”.  Really these are just random stories from my younger days growing up a hockey fan in Western Canada.  For those who know me, I am a life long fan of the Edmonton Oilers and I grew […]

2014 NHL Free Agent Activity

Posted by on July 21, 2014 at 7:00 pm

Tweet As always the July 1st date is becoming a date that hockey fans a re circling on their calendars.  It marks the start of the NHL’s free agency period where there tends to be a lot of activity with teams.  Here is a look at the activity the past month. 2014 NHL Free Agency […]

Hockey Fanatics Tribute to Bob Cole

Posted by on May 31, 2014 at 8:08 am

Tweet There has been a lot of discussion as to whether Hockey Night in Canada’s Bob Cole will be calling his last game this Spring in the NHL Playoffs.  Since 1952, Bob Cole who was born in 1933 in St. John’s, Newfoundland as Robert Cole has been a part of Hockey Night in Canada.  Bob […]