Lisa Ovens

Lisa Ovens is a Vancouver-based hockey lifestyle writer, hockey fan extraordinaire and author of the critically acclaimed and extremely successful book, Hockey and High Heels. She promotes hockey in the United States via her book, website and appearances at events hosted by NHL teams. She has been interviewed by major sports media outlets around North America, and her website attracts visitors from around the world. Lisa will be launching the much anticipated sequel book, Living Hockey winter 2009. To learn more, visit

Vancouver: Not a Hockeytown

By Lisa Ovens The title may shock some readers, but it is something I believe to be true. For several years I’ve been mulling over Vancouver’s “hockeytown” status.

Canucks Wrap Up: Fooled by Feelings of Destiny

By Lisa Ovens After being pegged cellar dwellers by many a pundit at the beginning of the 2008/09 season, the Canucks managed to finish incredibly strong, and with a rookie general manager at the...