The Five (Hockey) Things I’m Thankful For

Suck it, Vancouver. Yep, that’s right. A typical “What I’m Thankful For” post. I’m an American. Deal with it. I’m just going to get right into it. 1. That I’m Able To Play Hockey I mean that both physically and financially. I’m fortunate enough to have both the money and able (albeit out of shape) […]

Stories of a Bender – Blocking Shots Safely

[benderIntro] I imagine most of you reading this have already heard the tragic story of 16-year old Kyle Fundytus who died after taking a slapshot to the throat when attempting to block a shot. As expected, our reactionary world instantly starting debating if players are sufficiently protected or if blocking shots is worth the risk. […]

The Puck Drunk Love Game of the Week: Flyers @ Lighting: Preview

Flyers Lightning 8-4-2 (18 points) 7-5-2 (16 points) 4th in the East 7th in the East 2nd in Atlantic 2nd in the Southeast Last 10: 5-4-1 Last 10: 6-3-1 Blog: Flyers Goal Scored By Blog: Raw Charge Flying High… The Philadelphia Flyers have been doing an incredible job of time traveling despite not owning a […]

Why You Shouldn’t Care About How You Write, Just Write

Apologies for being slightly off-topic here, but I feel this is the best place for this post as it was NHL writers discussing this topic. Thanks for bearing with me. A debate was started up this morning on Twitter between several prominent NHL writers (among them Dave Lozo, Greg Wyshynski, and others) about the right […]

A Round of ‘Shops: Other NHL Product Advertisement Ideas

Based on the new Patrick Kane and Tim Thomas Discover commercials, I found myself wondering what other product/player pairs would be good fits. Here’s what I was able to find out. Matt Cooke and Summer‘s Eve Matt Cooke, being the league’s douche du jour, has teamed up with the industry’s leading provider of feminine hygiene […]

Introducing the Puck Drunk Love Staff Writers

As we previously did with our introduction of the editors of Puck Drunk Love, we’d also like for you all to know our current staff writers who will be contributing to the site as well. Our current crop of writers include Jon Steitzer of Puckin’ Eh, J.P. Quayle of Ice the Office, and David Rogers […]

Why I Hate Your Favorite Team

    Seeing as Puck Drunk Love is in its infancy, I thought it’d be appropriate to get all my biases out in the open for you (hopefully) loyal readers. Trust me, it’ll help explain comments in the future. So without further delay, here are the reasons why I hate your favorite team. Anaheim Ducks: […]

Allow Myself to Introduce…Myself

Yes, that’s an Austin Powers quote, and yes, I’m just as ashamed at using it as you think I should be. Well, hello there, friend. Welcome to Puck Drunk Love. I’m your lovable* editor, Kelly Thomas Reardon. Alongside me in the editor’s booth is Tim Jervis & Graeme Nichols of * Lovable may actually […]