Devils Hockey: Rogers Arena

After a Japanese lunch and the Museum of Anthropology, I made my way back downtown to pregame before the hockey game and stopped by Red Racer Taphouse. In collaboration with Central City Brewers & Distillers, the brewpub has 40 taps of British Columbia’s best craft beer. I sat at the bar and it’s always nice…

Chicago Breweries and United Center

It was time to enjoy some local brews after some great pan pizza at Pequod’s. My first stop was On Tour Brewing Company. I took a seat at the tasting room bar and ordered a flight of some house beers. I’ll usually try at least two IPAs if possible. After On Tour, I walked to…

Devils Hockey: Enterprise Center

After enjoying a hot salami lunch and a Budweiser brewery tour, it was almost time to for the game between the New Jersey Devils and St. Louis Blues! I stopped by the The Over/Under Bar & Grill for a couple beers and took their shuttle service to Enterprise Center. It was another NHL arena checked…

Back to Toronto: Kōjin and Scotiabank Arena

Back in November I decided to return to one of my favorite cities for the Hockey Hall of Fame Induction of New Jersey Devils goaltender great, Martin Brodeur, as well as watch the Devils play at Scotiabank Arena and attend other special Hockey Hall of Fame events. Off to Toronto for a fun-filled hockey weekend!…

NHL Global Series Sweden: Edmonton Oilers vs New Jersey Devils

The National Hockey League decided to host a few international games to kick off the 2018-2019 season, so when they announced that the New Jersey Devils would be playing their season opener in Sweden, I knew I had to go! On game day, I pregamed at a bar right across my hotel and met lots…

I’m Back From Chicago!

For the second half of my Midwest Trip, I returned to one of my favorite cities for a hockey game and more foodie fun! After St. Louis, it was back to Chicago! Staying near the Magnificent Mile, I enjoyed fusion fare at Sunda my first night. The Scallop and Salmon Nigiri, Pork Adobo Fried Rice,…

I’m Back From St. Louis!

I recently returned from a 4-day trip in St. Louis, Missouri! It was my first stop before heading to Chicago. I mainly went for a hockey game, but of course I had to check out the restaurants, bars, and attractions! I stayed downtown in a hotel that was formerly a bank. My first meal ended…

Devils Hockey: SAP Center

The fourth and final stop for our Devils away game adventure was SAP Center in San Jose! Walking distance from Floodcraft Brewing where we pregamed, the New Jersey Devils were taking on the San Jose Sharks at “The Shark Tank”! Arena 4 of 4! It was a cool arena and a good time although the…