Latest Hockey Stories

2013-07-09 11:43:45

Max Scherzer leads Major League Baseball in wins. As a pitcher for the Detroit Tigers, he hasn't lost a game this season. His 6-foot, 3-inch frame is a telling example of constructal-law theory, said Duke University engineer Adrian Bejan. The theory predicts that elite pitchers will continue to be taller and thus throw faster and seems also to apply to athletes who compete in golf, hockey and boxing. Studying athletes -- since most sports are meticulous in keeping statistics -- provides...

2013-07-03 23:18:31

Dr. Anthony Schepsis, an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in sports medicine, highlights a new device that can protect players on the field. Boston, Massachusetts (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 Dr. Anthony Schepsis has served as a sports medicine consultant for multiple athletic organizations, including the United States Olympic men's and women's hockey teams. As such, he has developed a clear understanding of just how important it is for players to protect their heads—and for coaches...

2013-06-20 23:22:53

Pro Hockey Training created by Conor Doherty is a new hockey training system that provides learners with rules of hockey, exercises, workouts, and detailed instructions on how to play hockey easily and professionally. A full Pro Hockey Training review on the site Vkool.com indicates if the system is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 Pro Hockey Training created by Conor Doherty is a new hockey training system that provides learners with rules of hockey, exercises, workouts, and...

2013-06-18 23:15:38

The Hockey Workout Club allows hockey players to workout while at home. The Club was founded by Maria Mountain- trainer to Stanley Cup winners and Olympians. (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 The Hockey Workout Club is accepting new members. All one needs to do is play hockey (professionally or as an amateur) and commit to working out from home. The Hockey Workout Club sells memberships for $9.95 per month. Membership can be cancelled at any time and the product comes with a guarantee....

2013-06-15 23:00:44

2013 Stanley Cup Finals tickets are excellent sellers in the secondary market, and QueenBeeTickets.com has implemented a price reduction across its inventory of seats. Discount Stanley Cup Finals tickets aren't easy to come by, but some lucky NHL fans will have the opportunity to attend hockey's premier event for less. Germantown, Wisconsin (PRWEB) June 15, 2013 NHL fans are excited to see the Chicago Blackhawks and the Boston Bruins battle it out for the ultimate accolade in the NHL. 2013...

Latest Hockey Reference Libraries

2010-12-03 16:45:03

Ice Hockey is a sport in which skaters use sticks to direct a puck into the opposing team's goal. It is most popular in areas that get very cold such as Canada, Latvia, Nordic Countries, Russia, and the United States to name a few. Now that indoor artificial ice rinks exist the sport can be played all year. The sport has even become one of the four major North American professional sports. The National Hockey League is the highest level for men. Hockey is the official national winter...

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