Tag Archives: hockey

View 314: He Scores!

Whenever a player in a hockey game nets a goal, if the game is being announced over radio or television, the sports announcer will say, “He Scores!“.  As a sports photographer, if I can not get the score, I get … Continue reading

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View 309: She Said Yes

She was a good sport.  Her boyfriend wanted her to play a game during the second intermission of the Syracuse Crunch hockey game.  The game, Puck Drop, required her to put on a blind fold while he called out directions … Continue reading

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View 307: O’Canada

When a Canadian team comes to play the Syracuse Crunch in the War Memorial, both Canada and the USA are honored by the singing of each country’s national anthems. Such was the case when the Hamilton (Ontario, Canada) Bulldogs visited … Continue reading

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The Calder Cup

The Calder Cup trophy, given to the champion of the American Hockey League (AHL) each season, stands 24 inches tall and weighs 35 pounds. The sterling silver bowl is 12 inches high and 8 inches in diameter. The hardwood base is made … Continue reading

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View 284: Russian Father

Normally the captain of the hockey team takes part in the ceremonial puck drop before a game. However, when a teammate’s Father traveled all the way from Russia, Syracuse Crunch Captain Mike Angelidis made an exception and let young rookie Vladislav … Continue reading

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