Billy Harris in alone on Chicago's Glenn Hall.

50 Years Ago in Hockey: Harris Reports to Amerks

Billy Harris, the slender centre demoted to the Rochester Americans of the American Hockey League by the Toronto Maple Leafs on Sunday, has agreed to report to the team.  Harris […]

Top 10 Moves of the 2010 Trade Deadline

Top 10 Moves of the 2010 Trade Deadline

We finally arrived everyone! The 2015 trade deadline is upon us and it will either be really boring or really tense and eventful. It will also be a day where […]

by · March 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Top 10 Lists
Bert Olmstead, rumoured to be the next coach of the NY Rangers.

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Olmstead to Coach Rangers?

Former NHL star Bert Olmstead, now the director of player personnel for the New York Rangers, said yesterday he is open to the possibility of coaching the Rangers should they […]

Billy Harris, sent to Rochester by the Leafs

50 Years Ago in Hockey – No Deals as Deadline Passes

The National Hockey League trade and AHL call-up deadline passed at midnight last night with no significant trades made by any NHL team.  There were a few players recalled from […]

Rookie Roger Crozier continues to impress

Who Were the Best Full Right Goalies in NHL History?

“Silly sider” is a term we hear ascribed to right-shooting, right-catching, and often left-handed goalies. Though full right goalies are rarities, there are a surprising number in the NHL. Jonas […]

by · March 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Hockey History
Dick Duff scored the key goal for Montreal

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Habs Come Back Versus Hawks

Chicago Black Hawks jumped out to a 3-1 first-period lead over the Montreal Canadiens but had to settle for a 3-3 tie in one of three National Hockey League games played last […]

by · February 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks, Hockey History
Johnny Bucyk  scored his 23rd of the season for Boston.

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Trade Deadline Approaches

With the National Hockey League’s deadline for trading and call-ups coming up Sunday night at midnight, there is lots of talk around each team, but very little action.  We’ll have […]

Will Clarence Campbell soon be announcing expansion of the NHL?

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Campbell Talks Expansion

National Hockey League Clarence Campbell, thought to be the main architect of the future of the league, talked at length yesterday about the question that seems to be on the […]

by · February 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Uncategorized
Last night's action between Leafs and Bruins.

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Rookie Goaler Bests Leafs

Rookie goalie Jack Norris played the finest game of his brief NHL career last night to lead the Boston Bruins to a 3-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs at Maple […]

by · February 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins, Hockey History
The San Jose Sharks were undoubtedly happy to see Brent Burns back in the lineup, and so should fantasy managers. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Revisiting the Brent Burns Trade

On June 24th, 2011, the Minnesota Wild and San Jose Sharks made a blockbuster trade on the 2011 NHL Draft floor. The Sharks acquired one of the top defensemen in […]

Peter Ing with the Toronto Maple Leafs (INGcorporated)

Leafs Need to Stop Recognizing Mediocre Greats

It was a historic night in Toronto Saturday. The team won their first game it what seemed like forever, and on top of that hosted Homecoming Night at the Air […]

Gary Smith, shown here with St. Mike's, has been loaned to Boston.

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Leafs Loan Goalie to Lowly Bruins

With all the talk of National Hockey League expansion, one has to wonder where the players will come from when one of the six present teams can’t even field a […]

by · February 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins, Hockey History