Happy Hunk Day! As you may know, we’re in the midst of the 2014 Stanley Cup and we’re celebrating with Hockey hunks! Whether you’re rooting for the LA Kings or the NY Rangers, everyone can enjoy the beauty of a gnarly hockey player. And don’t worry we’ve got representation from each side in our post today Check out the rest of the action on our Loveswept Pinterest page and our Romance at Random Facebook and Twitter. Who are you rooting for? Do you have a fave hockey player? 1. First up, NY Ranger Ryan Callahan. Swoon. He’s the East Coast hottie. *Editor’s note: As a commenter pointed out, Ryan Callahan has since been traded from the NY Rangers. But since we live in NYC, can we still claim him as an East Coast hottie, pretty … Continued
Okay, I admit… it’s true. When I was first introduced to the sport of hockey, I never saw the players as hot. Or sexy. Or as imminently lickable.
In fact, my first NHL game was when my dad took me to see his beloved (and now my beloved) Pittsburgh Penguins about twenty-five years ago. I had never seen a game before in my life and I remember being enthralled when one of the players took a puck to the chin. He bled all over the ice as he calmly skated over to his bench. I was most impressed when the refs started kicking at the frozen blood to get it off the ice. They made a big pile of frozen, blood slush and kicked it into the back of one of the nets. From that day forward, I was hooked on the sport.