By now I’m sure you’ve heard the news that the NHL Lock-out has officially ended and the NHL season will commence on January 19th. There are many reactions out there to this news, but the main 2 are either intense or apathetic. A lot of fans are still (rightfully) angry about the lock-out. A lot of fans are (rightfully) just happy to have hockey back. And the vast majority of people, well they just don’t care.
For those of you who already guzzle the hockey Kool-Aid, this article isn’t so much for you as it is for our brethren who are either disenfranchised or disinterested in the NHL product (or hockey in general). I’m here to convince you that the NHL through their seemingly infinite boobery and idiocy managed to pull a Homer. 2013 might be the best year of professional hockey we’ve seen in a long time.Read More