Category Archives: Ice hockey

Fatima joins the Capitals – because hockey is for everyone

Top-level sport has huge potential to influence attitudes and behaviour. That’s why we despair when a pro soccer player takes a dive and rejoice when a tennis player concedes a disputed point. Athletes’ actions will be imitated and their attitudes … Continue reading

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The court that will resolve legal disputes at Sochi 2014

Guest post by Kimberly John, Juris Doctor candidate at The Dickinson School of Law, Pennsylvania State University, who explains how a specialist ad hoc court will resolve legal disputes at the Sochi Games – fast.

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Ice age – a timeline of UK’s top hockey teams

Ice hockey is no sporting newcomer to Britain – some of the teams in the top league have been around for a long, long time.

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Goal! UK’s ice hockey teams score with social media

Our first look at UK ice hockey teams’ use of social media proved to be one of our most popular posts. Now, one year on, we can report phenomenal growth in fans engaging with their teams through the main networks.

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Ice hockey league imposes social media blackout

The UK’s top ice hockey league has become the latest sports organisation to restrict players’ use of social media. We like hockey and we like social media. We don’t like this.

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An Annual reason for British ice hockey to be proud

When we put forward five reasons to watch British ice hockey last year, we should have added a sixth – it has an excellent yearbook!

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How a Super League shock played out in social media

Among all the codes of football, rugby league seems to produce more than its share of off-field controversy – and this week’s jaw-dropping announcement of the new Super League licences was played out in real-time through social media.

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