Behind the Blog
It wasn’t just about the way he played, it was about who he was
In the sports journalism system, the people are entertained by two separate, yet equally important groups: The players who play the game, and the people who write about the players. These are their stories. DUN DUN!
Like many hockey fans, I was deeply saddened by the passing of Gordie Howe. Despite never watching him play, his legendary impact on the sport of professional hockey was not lost on me. Here is my thank you letter to the one and only, Mr. Hockey
On occasion the staff here at WIIM get to chatting about a particular topic, and sometimes the discussion takes a life of its own. The penalty killing post here earlier got some of us talking about some issues with power play tactics, and below you can read that conversation.