Arena: Skalica, Slovakia

Built in 1969 with a capacity of 4,100. Home to former club HK36 Skalica that went bankrupt last season. Now home to MHKM Skalica.  Advertisements

Many questions about hockey and abuse

I read Patrick O’Sullivan’s book Breaking Away as quickly as I read Theo Fleury’s book Playing With Fire; six hours. While reading these books, I dug through the depths of my memory reflecting on my childhood. Not that I was abused the same way Patrick or Theo was, but I began asking myself if I…

Horácký Zimni Stadion Jihlava

The first reference of the settlement that became known as Jihlava was in 1233; 723 years later a hockey club arrived.   HC Dukla Jihlava is one of the most decorated hockey franchises in Czech hockey history. The club arrived out of necessity for a place for the military hockey team to live, train, and…

Remnants of War

Driving through Austria, you never know what history you will see Through hockey, I have been able to travel extensively and see a lot outside of the hockey arena. Humanity’s path to this present day has always fascinated me, especially our ability to repeat the act of war. Being able to live in Europe has…