The NHL Skills Competition, #PayDecker, and More: The Divide Between Men’s and Women’s Hockey

On January 25th, 2019, the Colorado Avalanche realized that they would need a replacement for Nathan MacKinnon in the NHL All-Star Skills Competition since he was forced to pull out due to injury. MacKinnon was slated to participate in the "fastest skater" segment against the likes of Jack Eichel and Mat Barzal. Using a tweet, … Continue reading The NHL Skills Competition, #PayDecker, and More: The Divide Between Men’s and Women’s Hockey

The Beginner’s Guide to Supporting Women’s Hockey

So you just watched the USA vs. Canada women's hockey gold medal game the other night. I'm assuming you did, because, well, everyone did. Let's say you loved it, and you want to continue to support women's hockey. It's an amazing cause to get behind, and the world of women's hockey has made a ton … Continue reading The Beginner’s Guide to Supporting Women’s Hockey

Leslie Jones is a Hockey Fan Thanks to Women’s Team USA

Leslie Jones, an actress most notable for being a Saturday Night Live cast member, has been providing hysterical and relatable commentary on Olympic events of all types these past few weeks. She's become a fan of hockey thanks to the women's hockey tournament. Jones was in South Korea to watch USA take on Finland in … Continue reading Leslie Jones is a Hockey Fan Thanks to Women’s Team USA

PHOTOS: Chicago Hockey Charity Classic

Smiles all around this Saturday at Special Olympics Chicago's Chicago Hockey Charity Classic game. Players from every league - young and old - came together this weekend to play for an amazing cause, and here are our photos from the event! (Photos by Alyssa O'Brenski, Puck It Up) Don't forget to read all about how … Continue reading PHOTOS: Chicago Hockey Charity Classic

ESPN “Body Issues” Have Featured More Hockey Players Than You Think

The ESPN Body Issue is where athletes from around the world and in various different sports bare all. They pose in semi-nude photos and are interviewed about what they like and dislike about their bodies and how their bodies are molded by their sport. This year's digital issue was released this past week and after … Continue reading ESPN “Body Issues” Have Featured More Hockey Players Than You Think