The Hockey Life

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

NHL Playoffs: 3 TVs, 3 Men & Me

NHL PLAYOFFS: No TV For Me!

The Hockey Wife: It’s just about playoff time in the NHL!
Family Hockey

A Family Hockey Affair

From the very beginning, our family has had deep roots in hockey. It all started with the patriarch
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Rec Hockey Tournament Woes—Part III

After breakfast the next morning, we headed downtown to pay homage to our heroes at the hallowed Hockey Hall of Fame.
Thank Your Parents

Remember to Thank Your Hockey Parents!

Little did I know just how much sacrifice this sport would require.
Norhtern Exposure rec hockey tournament Part 2

Adult Hockey Tournament Woes, Part 2

As I pursued the puck, I had my legs cut out from under me and I landed on my head. I slid into the end boards.
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Hockey Tournament Tales of Woe

With an average age of 46.5, we were the oldest team at the tournament. Whatever the excuse, we sucked, plain & simple.
The Reluctant Rec Hockey Spectator

The Reluctant Rec Hockey Spectator

Sadly, most of the time I was the lone fan, all alone in the rink. Where are all the other spectators?
First-Time Hockey Spectator

First-Time Hockey Spectator

Imagine, my new boyfriend plays ice hockey! What did I know at that time about rec league versus professional hockey?
Hockey Player

So You Wanna Be an Adult Hockey Player?

Bitten by the hockey bug and are ready to take that first big step onto the ice?
sleep-interrupted hockey wife

Sleep-Interrupted Hockey Wife

Very often he comes home past midnight and I’m already fast asleep. He, however, has got those endorphins coursing through his body.