Archive for the ‘Hockey’ Category

The Mentorship Vacuum

Note: this is all my personal opinion. I have no special insight into the team other that being a fan that has learned a lot about hockey in the 5 years he’s been watching it, and has watched this Hurricanes team closely in that time. Cynthia and I have talked about this stuff a lot […]

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November 29, 2011  Tags: , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Hockey  No Comments

It’s Hockey Time! Can’t you hear it?

While there was technically one “home” game in Helsinki, tonight is the night for a real home game! On game days, we usually play our “hockey” playlist, which is made up of all the songs I’ve managed to capture with Shazam on my iPhone. A few folks have asked for our list so far, so… […]

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October 27, 2010  Tags: ,   Posted in: Hockey  4 Comments


I’ve been planning on writing for quite some time now about our time in Helsinki. Needless to say, it was freakin’ awesome! We had a wonderful time hanging out with the other Caniacs on the trip, having lunch with the team, meeting some Finnish friends, and, of course, winning both games! Someday I’ll put together […]

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October 23, 2010  Tags: , , ,   Posted in: Hockey  No Comments

Charlotte Checkers iCal

So, in theory, Google Calendar’s “Sports” section has a calendar for the Charlotte Checkers. Unfortunately, it’s listed under “ECHL” still, and has nothing for the 2010-2011 season. So, I went ahead and made a calendar that you can import. You can download/link to it here — if you notice any problems, let me know. Share […]

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August 28, 2010  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: Hockey  No Comments