Weekend Update: Catching the Injury Blues

Winter is flu season for us normal folk, but injury is spreading like a nasty virus through the National Hockey League. In this weekend's update, we take a look at the various injuries that have plagued the league, and the impact on their respective teams. Jaden Schwartz (STL) - Following a brutal ankle injury, the … Continue reading Weekend Update: Catching the Injury Blues

Why Your Disappointment in Ryan Strome Isn’t His Fault

One of the biggest trades of the 2017 offseason came just after the expansion draft. On June 22nd, 2017, the Edmonton Oilers sent 27-year-old right wing Jordan Eberle to the New York Islanders in exchange for 24-year-old center Ryan Strome. This is obviously a very uneven trade, for many reasons. What We've Seen So Far … Continue reading Why Your Disappointment in Ryan Strome Isn’t His Fault

Here Comes Seattle

With the NHL preseason underway, hockey fans received some exciting news. The city of Seattle and members of the Oak View Group have decided to work together to renovate KeyArena. The renovation is an attempt to lure the NBA and NHL to the area in order to have professional teams. The renovations are going to … Continue reading Here Comes Seattle

PHOTOS: Chicago Hockey Charity Classic

Smiles all around this Saturday at Special Olympics Chicago's Chicago Hockey Charity Classic game. Players from every league - young and old - came together this weekend to play for an amazing cause, and here are our photos from the event!(Photos by Alyssa O'Brenski, Puck It Up) Don't forget to read all about how we caught … Continue reading PHOTOS: Chicago Hockey Charity Classic

NWHL All-Star Weekend

The National Women’s Hockey League was announced in March of 2015 as the first U.S women’s professional hockey league where players would receive income. Commissioner Dani Ryan, a former ice hockey player, started the NWHL in order to provide options for players after their collegiate careers. The league announced their four teams: Boston Pride, Buffalo … Continue reading NWHL All-Star Weekend

Rangers Off-Season Moves Paying Dividends

By: Alexandria DiNatale During the offseason, the New York Rangers made some moves that have had major effects on the team for the 2016-2017 season. The new guys have helped the Rangers during their hot start. Pavel Buchnevich On May 13th, the New York Rangers signed Pavel Buchnevich, who they drafted in 2013. Ranger fans … Continue reading Rangers Off-Season Moves Paying Dividends

Puck It Up! An Introduction

Launch day is finally upon us! Before we start posting our first articles, I wanted to talk a bit more about the idea behind the blog and the people behind the articles. I came up with the idea for this blog because I wanted to create a space where fans of hockey from all over … Continue reading Puck It Up! An Introduction