Tag Archives: Ilya Kovalchuk

David Putty’s Feel-Good Film of the Year

From NHL Home Video, and the studio that brought you Angels in the Outfield, comes a tale of wonder from the Garden State. Bruce Grimaldi was a precocious ten-year-old who loved the sport of hockey. But when his deadbeat dad … Continue reading

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This “week” in the KHL (November 14 to November 17)

After a ten day break for the Karjala Cup, the KHL returned to action on Wednesday night. A short week on the ice brings with it a short report, but here’s what you may have missed from the ice Wednesday … Continue reading

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October or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Lockout

Normally, the threat of an NHL lockout is one of the worst things a hockey fan can endure. There have now been four work stoppages in my lifetime, and although I was too young to understand and appreciate the first … Continue reading

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KHL Report: October 13th – October 19th.

While the NHL inches its way closer to a new season, there still isn’t any top quality hockey in North America. You and I both know that real fans can’t stay away from the game for too long, so why … Continue reading

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KHL Report: October 6th – October 12th 2012

The scheduled opening of the NHL regular season has come and gone, so why not take a moment to catch up on all the action in the KHL last week. Here’s what you may have missed: Ovi, Kovi, Kostitsyns and … Continue reading

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The Gods Have Spoken

I’m slowly approaching three years abroad now, as well as four of the last five years outside of Canada. While amazing in so many regards, living abroad can be difficult for a Canadian hockey fan. I love the game of … Continue reading

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