Uni Watch DIY Project: Hand-Painted Table Hockey Players

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Boys of Winter

By Phil Hecken

Last night, the Los Angeles Kings and Anaheim Ducks played an outdoor game in Dodger Stadium, part of the NHL’s “Stadium Series” designed to include more stadia in their very successful outdoor hockey agenda. This was the first regular season outdoor game that didn’t fall into their “Classic” (either “Winter . . . → Read More: Boys of Winter

Uni Watch DIY Project: The Ace of Cakes Scores Again

I’ve previously sung the praises of St. Louis-based reader Marty Hick and his jersey-themed cake designs. He made this one for his daughter, Clara Jane, who celebrated her first birthday over the weekend. A few notes from the father/chef:

This was my first hockey cake. It was also my first double-outlined number and . . . → Read More: Uni Watch DIY Project: The Ace of Cakes Scores Again

An Excellent Start to the New Year

If there’s one thing Gary Bettman has gotten right during his tenure as NHL commish, it’s the Winter Classic. Over 100,000 people packed the Big House yesterday the latest installment of the annual New Year’s Day event — pretty amazing.

The color-on-color game featured most of the elements we’ve come to expect, including . . . → Read More: An Excellent Start to the New Year