PHOTOS: Chicago Hockey Charity Classic 2018

Team Kane and Team Hinostroza faced off once again for the second annual Chicago Hockey Charity Classic. The event benefitting Special Olympics Chicago took place yesterday at MB Ice Arena, with Team Hinostroza coming out with the fun-filled victory. Here's a closer look at the day's events!

Top Shelf Pours for the New York Rangers

This week on Top Shelf Pours we have the New York Rangers! They ended this season with 77 points, which puts them in 24th place at the end of the 2017-18 season. Read on to see what our drink picks for the Rangers are! One beer: Montauk Brewery Arrowhead Red Ale. Montauk Brewery is one … Continue reading Top Shelf Pours for the New York Rangers

What Role Does Mental Health Play in Hockey?

The hockey community is full of a variety of different people. Fans of different races, genders, backgrounds, upbringings, and sexualities all come together to watch and appreciate the game that they love. However, an aspect of life that isn't often talked about in this community is mental health, or, more specifically, mental illness. Nearly one … Continue reading What Role Does Mental Health Play in Hockey?

Top Shelf Pours for the Chicago Blackhawks

This week on Top Shelf Pours we have the Chicago Blackhawks! They ended this season with 76 points, which puts them in 25th place at the end of the 2017-18 season. Read on to see what our drink picks for the Blackhawks are! One beer: Goose Island Goose IPA. Goose Island is one of my … Continue reading Top Shelf Pours for the Chicago Blackhawks

Does Fighting Really Shift Momentum in a Game?

Fighting has always been an essential proponent in hockey. It draws audiences and generates interest in casual fans. Many players fight for retribution reasons, to defend their teammates, or to create momentum shifts. People think that when a fight breaks out, losing teams gain energy from them and are more motivated to score a goal, … Continue reading Does Fighting Really Shift Momentum in a Game?

Top Shelf Pours for the Vancouver Canucks

This week on Top Shelf Pours we have the Vancouver Canucks! They ended this season with 73 points, which technically ties them with the Red Wings, but according to the NHL, they finished in 26th while the Red Wings were in 27th. Read on to see what our drink picks for the Canucks are! One … Continue reading Top Shelf Pours for the Vancouver Canucks

The Art of the Rebuild: What to Expect for Fans of the New York Rangers

For the past 12 years, the New York Rangers have qualified for the playoffs almost every year. Out of all of the seasons between 2005-2006 and 2016-2017, they only missed out once, in 2009-2010. Between number-one defenseman Ryan McDonagh, all-star goaltender and franchise star Henrik Lundqvist, and memorable, talented forwards like Derick Brassard and Carl … Continue reading The Art of the Rebuild: What to Expect for Fans of the New York Rangers