Category Archives: Sweaters

Vintage Look in D.C. (Don’t Look, Pens’ Fans)

It’s Turn Back the Clock Night for the Habs’ visit to Washington Tuesday night, with the Caps honoring Dino Cicarelli, and the Caps are wearing their Winter Classic-issue throwbacks for the game. According to the team, they won’t be wearing … Continue reading

Posted in Capitals' greats of the past, Montreal Canadiens, National Hockey League, Old Time Hockey, Sweaters, Vintage-look Caps, Washington Capitals | 5 Comments

Gone Skating

Extra strong Maxwell House and an extra helping of blueberries in the hot cakes this morning, for it is the best possible morning on my calendar: the winter weekend affording a Maryland pond hockey skate with my beer league buddies. … Continue reading

Posted in Outdoor hockey, Shinny, Sweaters, Washington the hockey town | 10 Comments

Meet These Guys Under Mistletoe — If They Change Sweaters

Back by unpopular demand, another view of the Hershey Bears’ Christmas sweater from Sunday night. As this is a family blog, we’re not depicting any images of the accompanying socks.

Posted in American Hockey League, Hershey Bears, Hockey Towns, Sweaters | 5 Comments

OFB TV: Ugly Christmas Sweater Night at Giant Center

Our Elisabeth Meinecke made her first-ever visit to Hershey’s Giant Center last night to take in her first-ever Bears’ hockey game, and the two-time reigning Calder Cup champions welcomed her with an adventurous fashion spirit: they wore a Christmas-themed sweater … Continue reading

Posted in Alexander Ovechkin, American Hockey League, Hershey Bears, Hershey's Giant Center, National Hockey League, OFB TV, Sweaters, Washington Capitals | 1 Comment

The Winter Classic Hosts Unveil Their Party Garb

The Penguins today rolled out their look for the Winter Classic at Heinz Field on New Years Day. Here it is: My take: it’s a huge improvement over what the Pens wore in the very first Winter Classic in 2008 … Continue reading

Posted in National Hockey League, Pittsburgh Penguins, Sweaters, Washington Capitals, Winter Classic 2011 | 3 Comments

Something Borrowed, Not Something New

I took no delight in savaging the Capitals’ Winter Classic threads as I did over the weekend, but I endeavor to bring honesty and frankness to my fifth estate efforts. And being old, I do have sympathies for Old School … Continue reading

Posted in Morning cup-a-joe, National Hockey League, Pittsburgh Penguins, Sweaters, Ted Leonsis, Washington Capitals, Winter Classic 2011 | 7 Comments

Failing at the Unveiling

I’d be at pains to identify another NHL club who with respect to reissuing a quality facsimile of the sweater it wore for its first few decades of existence has as grave a difficulty at the endeavor as do the … Continue reading

Posted in Puck Daddy, Sweaters, Washington Capitals, Winter Classic 2011 | 27 Comments