Kukla's Korner: The hub of my internet hockey solar system, Paul provides the quick & dirty news from around the web. I'm a longtime user over at Slashdot, the primeval techie website, and Kukla's Korner provides a similar service to the world of hockey - a survey of what's going on, whether in the blogosphere, or the mainstream media outlets.
Mirtle: James Mirtle's blog provides well-written insights from all over the hockeyverse, whether related to journalism, personal profiles, or analysis covering a variety of teams. His "Top Blogs/Full list" links provide a great jumping-off point for anyone looking to find good reading material, although it looks like they haven't been updated for a couple months.
Off Wing Opinion: Don't let the Caps-specific focus scare you, Eric McErlain and the gang offer some of the best & brightest features out there, and are good at getting conversation going between blogs, which is when things really heat up.
American Hockey Fan: Damn I wish I could write funny. These folks do a great job of that, however, making you wish you could join up with them for a beer and a wall full of games on Center Ice. The recent addition of Jen, the American Hockey Fan trainee, has brought us the funniest line I've seen all season. This from watching a game with Boston fan Ritch, while Jen is learning to love the Sabres:
"I have to admit, it was more than a little heartbreaking to
see the Bruins do such a sexy little dance for Ritch before blueballing him in
the second and third periods..."
Battle of Alberta: They're sarcastic, embittered, and gloriously provincial. One of the greatest things about being a fan of any sport is fostering a heated rivalry, and the folks at BoA really keep those fires burning.
Theory of Ice: Another blogger who makes me feel like a high-school English flunkie when I read her posts. ToI provides the leisurely paced mental exercises that you'd never see in a mainstream media outlet, and thus provides a perfect example of how blogging brings fresh perspectives to the world of hockey fandom.
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