10-year-old sniper notches best hat trick you’ll see all season

Jared Clinton
Humberview Huskies forward Owen Thompson celebrates his second of three bar down goals. (via YouTube)

Slide over, Corey Perry. There’s a new king of the hat trick.

Sure, Perry’s two three-spots already this season are an incredible testament to his supreme skills, but he just didn’t do it with quite the flare 10-year-old Owen Thompson did.

Just last Friday, Thompson, who plays for the Humberview Huskies of the Greater Toronto Hockey League, scored what may be the most incredible trio of goals you’ll see all season: Read more

10 of our favorite logo redesigns from our readers


Last week, we finished up our rankings of the 30 NHL teams. The Carolina Hurricanes finished 30th and the Chicago Blackhawks finished first, with a lot of contentious picks in between. In case you missed it, you can catch the series here.

All the while, we were asking our readers to get creative and redesign as many of the NHL’s logos as they wanted. We received a slew of art work over the weeks and are now prepared to share some of our favorites.

Below are 10 of our favorite reader submissions. Tell us which one you like the best at the bottom. Read more

Hockey Halloween Costumes: Fulton Reed to Hockey Zombie


The night of tricks and treats inspires all kinds of creative costumes – including some awesome hockey-themed ones.

We reached out to you, our readers, via Twitter to send in the hockey-related costumes you’re wearing out and about today. And because you are the best, we had a lot to choose from. Here are some of our favorites: Read more

Three readers share their own goalie goal stories


If you missed it happen live Saturday night, you probably heard about it shortly after.

With time ticking down in the Phoenix-Detroit game, Coyotes goalie Mike Smith took advantage of the Red Wings’ extra attacker and fired the puck down the ice and into the empty net. It was a buzzer beater and barely counted to make the final tally Phoenix 5, Detroit 2. Read more