Do you have a passion for writing or looking to hone in your writing skills and talk about the greatest sport on ice? Are you interested in getting your voice heard by hockey fans around the globe?

We’re looking for members to join our growing TheFHN team as hockey writers, NHL team writers and podcasters. 

What we are looking for:

Hockey Writers

  • All open creativity to write on any hockey topic
    • (no specific league or topic requirements)
  • No minimum article lengths, mandated style or quantity o articles
    • General rule is 1 article per month preferred
  • Perfect home for general hockey topics, women’s hockey, college hockey, minor leagues and more

NHL Team Writers

  • Specific to 1 NHL team for “column”
    • Writers can contribute to multiple teams on multiple columns
  • No minimum article lengths, mandated style or quantity of articles
    • General rule is 1 article per month preferred
    • Creativity is open for any specific team topic (team updates, news & notes, game recaps)

*We are currently adding all 32 NHL teams for coverage and accepting writers for all teams (including those with current writers)


Podcasts

  • Join our weekly podcast lineup on TheFHN!
    • We are currently looking for hosts for new shows coming for the 2021-2022 season
      • The Weekend Wrap-Up – airs on Mondays
        • Show covers the games around the NHL from the previous weekend and news
      • Down on the Farm – airs on Thursdays
        • Group of podcasts similar to Team Day Wednesdays
          • 1 show dedicated to prospects
          • 1 show dedicated to minor leagues
          • 1 show dedicated to junior hockey
          • 1 show dedicated to college hockey
      • Parlays and Fantasy Plays – airs on Fridays
        • Sports parlays as well as fantasy sports

Team Day Wednesdays! – do you have a podcast about your favorite NHL team that you’d like to bring over to TheFHN? We’re currently adding team podcasts to our Wednesday lineup. If you have a new podcast you’d like to create or a podcast you’d like to bring over let us know in the form below.

Podcast requirements: All podcasts will be given access to our podcast hosting service. Weekly episodes must be uploaded with fully produced audio files with detailed show notes prior to publishing. Shows are able to produce and upload additional episodes for different days as well (specials etc…). There are no up-front costs or out of pocket expenses for joining the network. All podcasts are eligible for potential sponsorships and ad campaigns as designated and developed by TheFHN on a “per podcast basis”.

For podcasts with existing feeds and sponsors that prefer to remain on their hosting service and publishing times please use the form below so we can discuss options

All podcasts will have separate RSS feeds dedicated to the individual show.


While TheFHN promotes free creativity and flexibility for all content.  ALL writers, podcasters and contributors to TheFHN must follow ethical and moral behaviors when contributing to the network.  Acts of racism, hate speech, intolerance or other demeaning behaviors meant to cause harm to others will not be tolerated.


What’s in it for me?

As a member of  TheFHN, you’ll have access to our network to publish your works whether articles or podcasts that you own solely.  TheFHN does not own any of it’s contributors work and does not claim sole ownership on any works posted on TheFHN. 

Contributors are free to use TheFHN as an outlet for furthering potential avenues with career incentives and developing skills in journalism whether to aid with schooling  or other opportunities.

Updated as of 1/1/21.  TheFHN has a multi level compensation plan for writers and podcasts. For writers, this plan currently utilizes affiliate marketing based on commissions as well as web advertising that are pro-rated based on article clicks for each writer. For podcasts, there is built in monetization through sponsorship that is paid based on listen counts currently at $15/1,000 for those on our hosting service. Additional compensation programs are currently being developed by TheFHN for both writers and podcasts.


Interested in learning more?

Fill out the below form to get started on joining TheFHN team