B.D. has been a lauded writer for over 11 years providing valuable & insightful content to various top websites as a credentialed member of the NHL: including CBS New York, The Huffington Post, The Fourth Period Magazine, The Faster Times, Hockeybuzz, and more.
He is very proud of being one of the first sports bloggers to be given team & locker-room access for a professional sports team in the United States – 2007. He was featured in Sports Illustrated and numerous other publications.
He has been interviewed, featured, and cited on the NHL Network, The Hockey News, TSN, TSN Radio, Sirius/XM, ESPN, Huffington Post, CBS New York/WFAN, News 12 Long Island, and more.
He has been coined an “Isles Insider” by the Puckdaddy vs Marek Sportsnet.ca radio show & podcast. His work on HockeyIndependent & HOCKly publication caught the attention of the elite in the NHL and Sports Journalism.
“As the former Editor-in-Chief of The Hockey News in the 1980s and 1990s, I’m constantly amazed at the technology available today in publishing and HOCK.ly’s Draft issue is a tremendous example of a clean-looking, well-designed digital publication that’s easy to read and navigate. Looks great.”
– Bob McKenzie, TSN.ca
“Brian is among the finest hockey writers I know. His knowledge of the game combined with his story-telling style makes him an enjoyable read. He’s built relationships with insiders that gives him a unique look at the sport he presents covers…”
– Dennis Bernstein, Senior Writer/Director, The Fourth Period Magazine
“His insightful, entertaining writing style made him a reliable expert on that subject, as well as all things Islanders. His passion for hockey and the professional approach to his work makes Brian one of the most respected bloggers covering the NHL today.”
– Lyle Richardson, SpectorsHockey.com