Sick league right? But actually… how can you call yourself pro hockey with this happening.
Different side of the world, completely different game.
I’ve always been fascinated with college hockey since I was a kid, especially admiring the big NCAA rinks, compared to small Saskatchewan barns. Visuals is our first impression for everything and the relation could be made for the hockey world. After juniors I was lucky enough to get the opportunity to continue my career overseas in the Czech Republic. Knowing nothing of the language or culture, I … Continue reading One skate: Welcome to Europe kid
The single biggest thing I found transitioning from Bryn Athyn College (ACHA) to minor pro hockey in Sweden was one of the most obvious, the language barrier. It took a bit of work and time to start to understand the language but interact in small portions with teammates and people in general. Aside from that, it’s a bit more of living on your own and … Continue reading College to minor pro: Living adjustments