Hockey

  • Time for Change in the NHL and NBA

    Time for Change in the NHL and NBA

    Recently, Buffalo Sabres fans in attendance for “Tank Night” were cheering openly for their team to lose to the visiting Arizona Coyotes. When the Sabres tied the game near the end of the third period, the goal announcement drew boos from the home crowd, as did the horn signaling the end of regulation (presumably because

  • The 5 Best And 5 Worst NHL All-Star Jerseys

    The 5 Best And 5 Worst NHL All-Star Jerseys

    There was a lot of hoopla over this week’s reveal of the 2015 NHL All-Star jerseys, so I thought I’d rank the 5 best and 5 worst NHL All-Star jerseys of all time. THE 5 BEST: 5. The “McDonald’s” Star Jerseys (1994-1997). I nicknamed these the McDonald’s jerseys because the letter/number font was the same seen in

  • Video: NHL OYO Sports Toys

    Video: NHL OYO Sports Toys

    I’ve been a big fan of OYO’s NHL toys since their debut in early 2014 (which coincidentally is when McFarlane Toys stopped making their NHL line…interesting), so I thought I’d ask Chris Ho a.k.a. Vangelus to feature them in one of his V-build videos. In this video review he takes a look at a few NHL skaters and a

  • End Of An Era For McFarlane Toys’ NHL Sports Picks?

    End Of An Era For McFarlane Toys’ NHL Sports Picks?

    McFarlane Toys appears to have discontinued their long-running NHL Sports Picks after a 14-year run dating back to 2000. No official word has been given for the cancellation, however there are rumors that the company has chosen to focus on their popular The Walking Dead line of collectibles. Given the continued releases for the NBA and NFL Sports

  • NHL Expansion Rumors – The League May Be Getting Larger

    NHL Expansion Rumors – The League May Be Getting Larger

    There’s been a lot of talk in recent years about NHL expansion, often revolving around Seattle and Quebec City. Most recently, Howard Bloom from the Sports Business News tweeted on Tuesday that expansion is coming by 2017. NHL expansion – four teams added by 2017, Quebec City, Toronto, Seattle, and Las Vegas $1.4b in expansion

  • This Awesome Week June 22-28 2014

    This Awesome Week June 22-28 2014

    Welcome to This Awesome Week, a look back at the week that was.   Instagram girl of the week This week’s girl is Karissa Pukas, a fashion blogger on Youtube  who hails from the Great White North. Check out her on Instagram here.   Sports roundup The World Cup is happening and the USMNT has made it

  • 2014 NHL Entry Draft Roundtable

    2014 NHL Entry Draft Roundtable

    For the 2014 NHL Entry Draft, Untied Magazine rounded up some great hockey minds, including Joe Yerdon from NBC’s Pro Hockey Talk, Kurt R. from Broad Street Hockey and James Centifonti, one of the most knowledgeable sources for prospect information on social media.We are honored to have them take part in our draft primer and answer our

  • Ranking the NHL’s Off-Ice Events

    Ranking the NHL’s Off-Ice Events

    10. The NHL Awards The NHL Awards show is the sport’s annual circle jerk featuring a bunch of awards handed out to the league’s elite (read: same players every year). Watching fans typically end up searching Google to figure out what the hell the Ted Lindsay award is for before it is given out. Worst