All posts by D.J. Mitchell

micah interview Interview with Micah Blake McCurdy of HockeyViz - Visualize The Rasmii

Interview with Micah Blake McCurdy of HockeyViz – Visualize The Rasmii

Within the hockey media and analytic community, there may be no one I trust more Micah Blake McCurdy. I’m honored to have him join me for my 3rd interview in my summer series where I highlight my favorite hockey media members. Micah is an all-around great guy who sees the game on a different level. ...

pete blackburn interview Interview with Pete Blackburn of CBS Sports - All Things Buffalo

Interview with Pete Blackburn of CBS Sports – All Things Buffalo

We have reached the point in the off-season where there is very little hockey news to cover. While some have resorted to going outside and enjoying their summer, I continue to press on with my series of interviews. One of my favorite Twitter follows is Pete Blackburn who seems to send out NHL gifs faster ...

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Interview with Hayden Speak of prospect-stats.com – Sabres Prospect Anaylsis

While some reporters head off into the summer sunset to drink margaritas yours truly will be hard at work delivering interviews from eight hockey media members. These are individuals whose work I will be referencing many times throughout the year or simply interesting people who I thought would provide for incredible summer reading as we move closer to the season.   My first interview ...

9b18c45c2cc91fc993be05755241aff1 Conor Sheary Deep Dive – The Expendable Diamond in the Rough

Conor Sheary Deep Dive – The Expendable Diamond in the Rough

  On March 17th, 2014, Conor Sheary signed an ATO with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins of the AHL after the conclusion of his college career at UMass Amherst. His college statistics had dipped since his sensational sophomore year where he was just a shade under a point per game guy in the Hockey-East conference. The 5’8” ...

Joining The Charging Buffalo: D.J. Mitchell

Joining The Charging Buffalo: D.J. Mitchell

Everyone has traumatic events which become known as “Flashbulb Memories”. These memories are generally associated with either personal or global events where we have a high recollection of exactly where we were and what was happening during said event. June 1st, 2006, The Buffalo Sabres lost a heart-wrenching Game 7 to the Carolina Hurricanes and I’m sure ...

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