Sal J. Barry
Sal J. Barry I am a multiplatform journalist, interactive designer...and terrible hockey player. Check out my work.


Articles


Wayne Gretzky & Mario Lemieux Gretzky to Lemieux: 1987 Canada Cup Game 3
Sports Illustrated / The Hockey News
Published online (link) & in print (PDF)


The Making of Miracle The Making of Miracle: An Oral History
Sports Illustrated / The Hockey News
Published online (link) & in print (PDF)


NHL '94 '94 Forever: The Making of NHL '94
Sports Illustrated / The Hockey News
Published online (link) & in print (PDF)


Connie Madigan The 38-Year Old Rookie: Connie Madigan
Sports Illustrated / The Hockey News
Published online (link) & in print (PDF)


The Russian Penguins The Russian Penguins: An Oral History
Sports Illustrated / The Hockey News
Published online (link) & in print (PDF)


Sibling Sensations 2019 Sibling Sensations Trading Card Text
The Upper Deck Trading Card Company
Printed trading cards (PDF)


Mystery, Alaska The Making of Mystery Alaska
The Hockey News
Published in print (PDF)


Helmet Holdouts Helmet Holdouts: The Last 10 Helmetless Players
Sports Illustrated / The Hockey News
Published online (link) & in print (PDF)


Roller Hockey International Roller Hockey International: An Oral History
Sports Illustrated / The Hockey News
Published online (link) & in print (PDF)


The Mighty Ducks Flying High at 25: The Making of The Mighty Ducks
Sports Illustrated / The Hockey News
Published online (link) & in print (PDF)


Youngblood Blood, Guts & Glory: The Making of Youngblood
Sports Illustrated / The Hockey News
Published online (link) & in print (PDF)


Sudden Death The Making of Sudden Death: An Oral History
Sports Illustrated / The Hockey News
Published online (link) & in print (PDF)


2018 Blackhawks Convention The 2018 Chicago Blackhawks Convention
Sports Collectors Digest
Published online (link) & in print (PDF)


Wayne Gretzky The Gretzky Trade: 30 Years Later
Sports Collectors Digest
Published online (link) & in print (PDF)


Sam Gagner Sam Gagner: My Greatest Game (book chapter)
The Greatest Game I Ever Played
Published in print (PDF)


Spawn Zamboni Puck Culture: Five McFarlane/Hockey Crossovers
Sports Illustrated / The Hockey News
Published online (link) & in print (PDF)


Lost Hockey Video Games Puck Culture: Five Lost Hockey Video Games
The Hockey News
Published in print (PDF)


Hockey & Christmas Puck Culture: Five Hockey Christmas Items
The Hockey News
Published in print (PDF)


Draft Tricks Draft Tricks: Expansion Draft Shenanigans
Sports Illustrated / The Hockey News
Published online (link) & in print (PDF)


Baseball Boys of Winter Turned Boys of Summer
Sports Illustrated / The Hockey News
Published online (link)


FoxTrax Puck FoxTrax Puck's Complex Legacy
Sports Illustrated / The Hockey News
Published online (link) & in print (PDF)


Trading Card Explosion Trading Card Explosion
Sports Illustrated / The Hockey News
Published online (link) & in print (PDF)


Jeremy Roenick It's Roenick - He's Good!
Beckett Hockey
Published in print (PDF)


Six Forgotten NHL Awards The Lost Hardware: Six Forgotten NHL Awards
Sport Card & Memorabilia Expo Magazine
Published in print (PDF)


Scott Darling Interview: Scott Darling
Puck Junk
Published online (link)


Jim Pappin Interview: Jim Pappin
Puck Junk
Published online (link)


Jake Allen Interview: Jake Allen
Puck Junk
Published online (link)


1992 Olympic Team The 1992 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team: An Oral History
Puck Junk
Published online (link)


Moving Your Collection Four Tips for Moving Your Sports Collection
BCW Supplies Blog
Published online (link)


The Hextalls The Hextalls: Punk Band Plays with Rage
Sports Illustrated / The Hockey News
Published online (link) & in print (PDF)


Trading Card Explosion Adult Hockey Growing Fast in Illinois
Chicago Now / The Hockey Noob
Published online (link)


Five Things Five Things Every New Adult Player Should Know
Midwest Hockey News
Published in print (PDF)


Teaching Young Adults Teaching Young Adults (book chapter)
Media Arts Integration: Reflections from the Field
Published in print (PDF)



Interactive Media


Building the 2016 Penguins Building the 2016 Penguins
Interactive Timeline

Building the 2015 Blackhawks Building the 2015 Blackhawks
Interactive Timeline








News Videos


Ride of Silence
1 minute, 53 seconds

I Am I Creative Showcase
1 minute, 46 seconds

The Case for Net Neutrality
5 minutes, 54 seconds








Print Design

Web Design


AU Sports Memorabilia AU Sports Memorabilia
Responsive Website

C. Semrad & Associates C. Semrad & Associates
Responsive Website

Stateville Speaks Newsletter Buffalo Hockey Beat
Customized WordPress Theme







About


I am a multiplatform journalist and a web/interactive designer.

In my spare time, I play rec league hockey.

Sal playing hockey

Relevant Experience

Freelance Writer

Awards

  • Society of Professional Journalists
    Chicago Headline Club Lisagor Award:
    - Best Sports Story in a Magazine (2019)
    - Best Sports Story in a Magazine (2018)
  • Education

    • DePaul University
      - Master's Degree in Journalism
    • DePaul University
      - Master's Degree in New Media Studies
    • Columbia College
      - Bachelor of Arts in Interactive Multimedia

    Skills

    • Journalism: News reporting, game stories, opinion columns, product reviews, copy editing
    • Interactive design: creating interactive infographics
    • Social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram
    • Content management systems: WordPress, Shopify, Blogger, Big Commerce
    • Web page design: HTML, CSS, Dreamweaver, Bootstrap, blog "themeing"
    • Graphic design: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator
    • Video editing: Premier, Panopto, Camtasia Studio, Final Cut Pro
    • Web animation: Adobe Animate, ActionScript 2/3
    • Audio editing: Audacity, Audition
    • Digital photography & digital photo editing

    Contact Me


    Twitter
    @PuckJunk

    LinkedIn
    LinkedIn Profile

    LinkedIn
    312.320.4378

    LinkedIn
    design@saljbarry.com