The Guelph Storm unveiled plans for the team’s annual Veterans’ Week game on Sunday, November 9 vs. the Barrie Colts. The team will honour all veterans and Guelph native John McCrae with themed jerseys that will be later auctioned off online, with every dollar raised donated to local Royal Canadian Legions including Guelph’s Colonel John McCrae … Continue reading Guelph Storm unveil John McCrae Veterans’ Game jersey
Welcome to my #HockeyFightsCancer 'Money on the Board' campaign, where the hockey community can come together to raise funds during the month of November to raise funds for the Canadian Cancer Society or the NHL's official campaign. As some of you may know, our family of 5 recently experienced a first-hand battle with breast cancer, … Continue reading Hockey Fights Cancer ‘Money on the Board’
How good is Connor McDavid? The Edmonton Oilers superstar is being invoked by local police as a standard to which our vehicles won't be able to reach during the winter driving season. https://twitter.com/edmontonpolice/status/1058358065467019264 Well played, YEG. McDavid really is unfair. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WOfv4tItNG0
Kelly McDavid joins for me a chat about her son Connor, how to make hockey more accessible, why playing hockey is important in a child's development, and how to keep equipment from getting too stinky (spoiler alert: Febreze). https://soundcloud.com/ian-cameron-mclaren/episode-37 Please subscribe on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, Pocket Casts (like me!) or wherever you listen to podcasts, and don’t … Continue reading Stoop Time w/ Kelly McDavid
It’s Episode 36 of Stoop Time and this week I’m joined by a very special guest: 2011 Stanley Cup champion Rich Peverley! Topics include: His current role with the Dallas Stars Playing in Atlanta Being traded to and from Boston The Cup run What Rich is watching Pevs Protects And more! https://soundcloud.com/ian-cameron-mclaren/episode-36 Please subscribe on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, … Continue reading Stoop Time w/ Rich Peverley!
I recently wrote about how after I left theScore back in May and took on a job that allows me to work from home, I wouldn’t be able to give up hockey writing all that easily. As a result, I pitched an idea to write about Ryan Merkley and the Guelph Storm for Fear The Fin this … Continue reading Where I’ll Also Be Writing About Hockey This Season
On Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, the world was introduced to the newest sports mascot courtesy of the Philadelphia Flyers. His name is Gritty, and for some reason he looks like this. https://twitter.com/GrittyNHL/status/1044244470806523905 My initial reaction was "what in the world is this monstrosity?" but as the day wore on, this orange fur ball began to grow … Continue reading The World Needs More Gritty