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The Hockey Life

Focusing on the beer leagues, tournaments, and a look at those who put up with hockey players.

Alan Thicke-Celebrity Hockey Players

Celebrity Hockey Players

The long list of celebrity hockey players includes Alan Thicke
Puck Passer Pro

The Puck Passer Pro Puck-Passing Machine

Practice catching passes on almost any smooth surface
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10 Hockey Life Skills for the Real World

How hockey makes you more valuable at work
The Oldest Rec Hockey Player in the World

The Oldest Hockey Player in the World

Can you be too old to play hockey? Not if you’re Mark Sertich, who was almost as old as the game itself. By Warren Tabachnick At...
Building the Perfect Hockey Team

Building the Perfect Hockey Team

7 tips to help you assemble the ideal team
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Travel Hockey: Is It Right for Your Child?

Should you sign your child up for travel hockey? Here’s what you need to know. By Warren Tabachnick (with special contributions from Lisa Wild) This article...
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Body Contact in Rec Hockey

While adult leagues are generally non-checking, everyone knows that contact is inevitable. Hits are bound to happen.
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Beer League Hockey Player Profiles

This article has been making its way around the web. It is the creation of the folks at Orland Kurtenblog. The list just keeps...
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Beer League Hockey vs. the NHL

Think you’d rather play in the big leagues over the rec leagues? Think again. 7 reasons why beer league hockey is better. By Warren Tabachnick 1....
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Hanging ‘Em Up: When to Quit Playing Hockey

One of the most difficult decisions facing any hockey player is when to call it quits   By Wayne Shuster   Ask any hockey player about it and...