We Need To Steal This Idea From Slovakia's Olympic Hockey Jerseys

Nike continues to roll out the Olympic hockey sweaters. (The Americans'? They're OK. Could do without the shoulder stars. And the phantom ties, though those are universal. At least they're not Nazi-inspired.) The Slovak jerseys were unveiled today, and they're pretty crisp. But there's one subtle, wonderful feature… » 11/05/13 3:54pm 11/05/13 3:54pm

Today's World Junior Ice Hockey Championship Action Featured A Remarkably Devastating Hit

The junior ice hockey world championships are currently underway in Russia, and these kids are not messing around. The video above comes from today's contest between Canada and Slovakia, and features Canadian Anthony Camara absolutely demolishing Slovakia's Patrik Luza with a vicious forecheck. » 12/28/12 3:00pm 12/28/12 3:00pm

What It's Like To Be Inside A Hockey Rink When The Roof Collapses

Puck Daddy has the story and the complete video, but these few moments tell us all we need to know about a Slovakian rink's roof giving way under the weight of snow. Though native Richard Zednik was putting on a youth clinic, he and the kids got off the ice with seconds to spare, and no one was injured. » 1/24/12 5:05pm 1/24/12 5:05pm