LED Matrix Real Time NHL Scoreboard #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi
Keep up to date with NHL scores with this project from Stephen Gidge on gidge.dev:
bout five years ago I had what I thought was an interesting and novel idea – a WiFi connected scoreboard that displays NHL hockey scores in real time. This crossover between my love for hockey and my growing interest in electronics seemed like a perfect project for me at the time.
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