1964-65 Barrie Bantams

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Kids’ Hockey Inquiry Likely?

With no games being played once again in the National Hockey League last night, and NHL teams keeping to themselves with nothing to report, it was left to other sources […]

by · November 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History
Peterborough Petes logo 1964-65

50 Years Ago in Hockey – News & Notes

With no NHL games on tap last evening, we look at some news and notes around the world of puck. Lacroix haunts Jr. Habs Andre Lacroix, a smallish centre with […]

by · November 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History, New York Rangers
The Top 40-year-old Goaltenders In NHL History

The Top 40-year-old Goaltenders In NHL History

More than the 12 victories he needs for 700 and the fourth Stanley Cup he so desires, Martin Brodeur is hoping to continue his career because he is a competitor. […]

by · November 19, 2014 · 1 comment · Hockey History, Top 10 Lists
Leafs-Habs action.

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Pulford’s Pair Leads Leafs

The Toronto Maple Leafs reclaimed third place in the National Hockey League standings last night as they downed the Montreal Canadiens 3-1 at Maple Leaf Gardens in Toronto.  In the […]

by · November 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Toronto Maple Leafs
Bob Pulford

Captains of the Los Angeles Kings, Part 1: 1960’s & 1970’s

The Los Angeles Kings have had 13 captains since joining the NHL in 1967. Four are in the Hall of Fame and the team has retired three of their numbers. […]

by · November 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Los Angeles Kings
Rod Gilbert

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Gilbert Powers Rangers Past Wings

In the only National Hockey League game played last night, Rod Gilbert scored the winning goal as the New York Rangers edged the Detroit Red Wings 2-1 at Olympia Stadium […]

by · November 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History, New York Rangers
NHL prexy Campbell, with Voss, referee Frank Udvari

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Blake Law Suit Settled

With no games to report on from last night, we have a potpourri of news items from around the world of hockey.  Lawsuits, mysterious ailments and individual accomplishments are making […]

by · November 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Toronto Maple Leafs
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Rewriting Sabres History Part IV: “No Goal”

Rule 78. (b) Unless the puck is in the goal crease area, a player of the attacking side may not stand in the goal crease. If a player has entered […]

by · November 16, 2014 · 1 comment · Buffalo Sabres, Hockey History
Red Wings - Rangers action

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Red-hot Red Wings Whip Rangers

A busy Sunday evening  in the NHL as a full slate of three games was played.  The Detroit Red Wings maintained their hold on first place with a 6-2 pasting of […]

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Lowly Bruins Upset Leafs

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Lowly Bruins Upset Leafs

The last-place Boston Bruins scored three first period goals, then hung on for a 3-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in one of two National Hockey League games played […]

by · November 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins, Hockey History
Lanny McDonald

Dissecting 1989, Part Two

Okay, here is another revelation of mine. Back in 1989, I really thought that the doomed music duo Milli Vanilli was the real deal. Turns out that they lip-synced their way […]

by · November 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Hockey History
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Dissecting 1989 (Not Taylor Swift)

I will tell you only one recent revelation. Everyone kept saying that the new Taylor Swift album titled “1989” was a slight move away from her country music roots. After […]

by · November 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History