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Throwback Thursday: National Anthem Singer-Skater Wipes Out On Ice Before Hockey Game [Video]

Ah, throwback Thursday. Let's travel back in time to this past fall... when a guy fell.

While ice skating and singing the national anthem.

A lesson to us all, really, about why you don't try to do both of those things at once.

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Students Can See ‘Selma’ for Free on Martin Luther King, Jr., Day [Video]

Students who have the day off from school on Monday can see the movie "Selma" for free.

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Alpena Hockey Player Has a Rough Time Leaving the Ice [Video]

Mitchell Skiba plays for the Alpena Flyers in Alpena, Mich., and he managed the best/worst exit ever after getting ejected from a game over the weekend.

Skiba had just been given a penalty, and was skating off the ice angrily, when he decided to slam his stick into the wall as he skated off the ice. Bad idea, it turns out. 

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Ultimate Pond Hockey Involves Getting Strapped to a Helicopter [GoPro Video]

Talk about dedication to a sport. This guy loves pond hockey so much, he straps himself to a helicopter to get to a game on a frozen lake high up in the mountains.

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Why Pond Hockey is Awesome [Video]

We are only a few weeks away from the GRD Pond a Hockey Classic at Richmond Hills Park, so you still have lots of time to get your team signed up to play!

i experienced my first pond hockey last year, and it looked like so much fun to play, if I has any sort of coordination, I would have tried to learn that weekend, and I'd probably be a hockey freak already!

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Another Great Hockey Movie to Prepare You for Pond Hockey

Seann William Scott isn't just limited to playing a douchebag in the American Pie Movies, or a monk-in-training smart-ass in Bulletprook Monk. He can also play a total goon as the new enforcer on the ice in the hockey comedy Goon from 2011.

If you haven't seen it, he plays a bouncer who's not as smart or as talented as his adoptive family, but he's got a head and fists of freaking stone.

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Getting Ready for GRD’s Pond Hockey Classic Watching Great Hockey Movies

GRD's Pond Hockey Classic is only a couple weekends away, January 23-25th, at Richmond Hills Park. If you're not signed up yet, get your team signed up now, and come out and have some fun with us that weekend, as we search for the Ultimate Pond Hockey Champions!

We're getting ourselves into the hockey frame of mind by watching movies with hockey in them, and you can't talk hockey movies without looking at 1977's Slap Shot!

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Richmond Park is Prepping Itself for Pond Hockey 2015

It's been frickin' freezing out for the past couple of days hasn't it? I stood outside for maybe about 10 minutes and my earlobes were on fire from being cold! While for everyday life it sucks, but for Pond Hockey 2015, we couldn't ask for better weather.

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Cardboard Bobsled Derby Returns to Cannonsburg Ski Area for Fifth Annual Run

Hard to believe that this is the fifth year of creative sleds made out of cardboard either crashing and burning or making it to the finish line triumphantly at Cannonsburg Ski Area in Belmont.

Whether you crash and burn, it's time to start grabbing the cardboard and tape and making your cardboard bobsled for the 5th Annual Cardboard Bobsled Derby!

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Metalhead Ned’s First Hockey Experience [Video]

I was never really into sports as a young kid. I enjoyed going outside, sledding on hills, throwing snowballs, etc. Even my immediate family are not really sports people, so I didn't grow up with it.

What I did grow up with, was video games, and Nintendo had the BEST sports game on the original NES.

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Young Hockey Fan with Down Syndrome Goes on Date with NHL’s Alex Ovechkin [Video]

This feels right in the feels is how I can describe this video.

It was the first thing that I stumbled upon when I was doing my daily surf through Facebook. I love it when sports stars, rock stars, millionaires, etc., take the time out of their busy schedule and do something for the people.

This video will tug at your heart strings a little bit.

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Hockey Memories: Taking a Puck to the Head!

One of my most interesting memories of hockey was when I was at a hockey game a really long time. It was a Grand Rapids Griffins game to be exact, one of my first ones. I love going to the Griffins games, they are always a lot of fun. However, I always wondered if a hockey puck would leave the ice sometime.

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