Tuesday, May 23, 2017
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Arto Palovaara

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Arto Palovaara, Sunday Chronicler for Sports Rants Europe. Previously, he contributed for the betting company Betsafe, Svenska fans, Get real hockey and Ice nation UK. He is also an educated archaeologist and life coach who loves literature and history. Not to forget: probably he is the only sportswriter that plays the banjo.

An epic WJC final gave a deeper conclusion about the game

A lot of coaches, sports leaders, and other very wise people have tossed out the saying “There are no guarantees”. I have done so...

The world junior ends and start another great hockey year

It’s time, to sum up, the hockey year 2016. Perhaps I am a bit unusual in this but I am that kind of person who...

The most important hockey meeting in years coming up next weekend

The idea and the aim since the start for the KHL have been to be a European equivalent to the North American NHL and...

A lot of hockey teams training wrong?

I watch a lot of hockey, which is a natural thing for me because I write about hockey - mostly about the KHL though...

Have a deep talk with the young prospects about drugs

Marko Jantunen left the pro hockey many years ago. But it feels like yesterday that he was a well-known hockey star in Europe, especially during...

Time to agree to better terms between NHL and Europe?

In the latest week, there has been some discussion among the hockey folks about the junior players from Russia, for example, that the Russian...

KHL: now the hunting part for the playoffs begin

We are about to reach the 30 game mark of the KHL season and turn the season to the hunting part for the playoffs. As...

Finnish Sport and hockey, a case of corruption?

Recent years have Finnish hockey on the national level celebrating great achievements and producing many upcoming stars such as Laine, Aho, Puljujärvi, Teräväinen etc. It...

Among hockey cards and new hockey league in Brazil

A lot of things have happened with all of us since we last met Thiago Simões from Brazil and the Brazilian ESPN where he...

Enjoy the game rather than grumble

We have seen briefly a bunch of wild debut games by two of the most spectacular talents so far, Patrik Laine and Auston Matthews,...