This message brought to you by master #BShelf - er Frans Nielsen

As many of you regulars know, Backhand Shelf is taking over the internet one hockey post at a time. Well, we’ve now started to venture into the realm of social media. Not only has our Facebook page begun to blow up, but we’ve decided to consolidate our twitterati into one convenient little package (read: hashtag).

I give you… #BShelf

Some friendly guidelines for #BShelf usage:

- Tag your hockey related tweets with #BShelf
- Wit and insight are greatly encouraged
- #BShelf users will be eligible for future blogposts which catalogue #BShelf tweets of the night

And while you’re at it, don’t forget to follow the Backhand Shelf crew:

The Man with the Plan: Justin Bourne

Contributors of brilliant proportions: Rob Pizzo, Jo Innes, Ryan Lambert, Daniel Wagner, Cam Charron, Ms. Conduct, Chris Lund, Ellen Etchingham.

Happy Tweeting!