James Conley

  • A former contributor to several websites and blogs about the sport of Hockey
  • Holds a degree in professional writing


James Conley is a former writer for ThoughtCo where he contributed articles about hockey. James is also a former contributor to The SportsBook Nation's Pensburgh blog site, TheHockeyWriters.com, PensNation.com, and the SlewFootHockeyShow.com. He continues to post from his Google site, Today's Slapshot.



James Conley holds a Bachelor Arts (B.A.) in Professional ​Writing from the University of Pittsburg.

Awards and Publications

LiveAbout and Dotdash

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