Category Archives: Interviews

An Interview with Brian Propp: on the changing landscape of hockey and much more

Hello there!

It’s been a while hasn’t it? Well that’s because I was working on something very special: this interview!

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Forum All Stars 2018: An interview with Nic Vidler

This weekend sees the annual UK charity forum All-Star weekend hit the main pad at Ice Sheffield after spending the last two years at Ice Arena Wales. Chasing the Puck sat down with one of the eight team captains, Nic Vidler, to talk about the event and what it means to her. Continue reading Forum All Stars 2018: An interview with Nic Vidler

An interview with Alan “Toby” Craig

Back in 2015, whilst running the Frozen Steel Blog, I had the idea of interviewing one of the officials that control the game which we all adore. Tom Darnell had been interviewed previously, so I thought I would approach one of the others. I dropped Alan “Toby” Craig a chance message on Twitter about it; remarkably he said he’d do it. So here we have it, talking with Toby, and reproduced for Chasing The Puck.

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Interview: Catching up with Steve Moria

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When you talk about legends of UK Ice Hockey, we all have players that come to mind. Most of the time they’re players you grew up watching in their prime, or it’s someone like Tony Hand who’s impact on the game in the UK is known across all leagues.

I have a few names who come to mind as legends. One being Clayton Norris, he wasn’t a legend on the ice but after I got clocked in the face by a puck when watching a game when I was still in primary school, Norris (who was in the penalty box at the time) quickly threw me the towel, and came straight over the next game to make sure I was okay.

Legends on the ice for me where the likes of Doug McEwen, Vezio Sacratini, Shannon Hope (I’m from Cardiff so that’s why there is a theme).

But one who I haven’t mentioned stuck out the most to me as a child learning to love the game of Ice Hockey.

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Manchester Mayhem – Passion

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I must start this article by being completely honest with every single one of you.

I had no idea that a para ice hockey league existed and I hadn’t even thought of looking into it even for a second, for me para ice hockey was something that you saw on the television in the Paralympics and the rest was irrelevant.

For that I am truly sorry.

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Ovechkin & Holtby on the Jimmy Fallon show

Five days after winning the Stanley Cup, it touched down in New York City. Still attached to captain Alex Ovechkin and with Braden Holtby keeping a watch out.

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