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New Jersey Devils All-Time Drafted Lineup: Left Wing

Some made a profound impact in New Jersey. Conversely, others flourished outside the Garden State. No matter where they prospered in the NHL, these players were all drafted by the […]

Wayne Gretzky (Phil/Flickr)

’84 Boys Are Back In Town! 30th Anniversary Reunion Booked!

“It’s been said in the past about these Edmonton Oilers that they haven’t won anything yet! Well they look like a happy group down there now, they’ve won something now. […]

by · August 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Hockey History
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New Jersey Devils All-Time Drafted Lineup: Defencemen

Some made a profound impact in New Jersey. Conversely, others flourished outside the Garden State. No matter where they prospered in the NHL, these players were all drafted by the […]

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New Jersey Devils All-Time Drafted Lineup: Goaltenders

Some made a profound impact in New Jersey. Conversely, others flourished outside the Garden State. No matter where they prospered in the NHL, these players were all drafted by the […]

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The New Dead Puck Era

There is no sugar-coating it, the NHL has entered another “Dead Puck Era.” Since 2006, there have been multiple trends that match the original Dead Puck Era which lasted from 1995-2004. […]

Miikka Kiprusoff. (Icon SMI)

Top 5 Cinderella Teams In NHL History

Everyone loves an underdog. It’s not hard to see why. An individual or a team that overcomes the odds with a plucky heart and determined spirit always seems to capture […]

by · August 13, 2014 · 3 comments · Hockey History
Tim Horton and teammate Allan Stanley stand next to the Stanley Cup after winning it in 1964.

Top Four “Top 4” in Maple Leafs History

While the 2013-2014 Maple Leafs had some significant defensive issues which probably cost them a potential playoff birth, it got me thinking about the kind of defensive player that the current […]

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Forgetting Foppa And His Time In Nashville

Peter Forsberg is among the four former NHL-ers to be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on November 17. Forsberg, also known as “Foppa”, has notably played for the Quebec Nordiques, […]

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Don’t Blame Gary Bettman

Yes, we are going to discuss this. I want to clarify that I am not trying to defend Gary Bettman against the numerous things that he is criticized for but […]

Viacheslav Fetisov (courtesy chunkletskhl.blogspot.com)

The 5 Greatest Defenders of Communism

In recent years, more complete records for Soviet league scoring, World Championship scoring and awards voting, and Soviet MVP voting have emerged, allowing hockey historians to more accurately judge Soviet […]

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THW Roundtable: Greatest Game You’ve Ever Witnessed

As hockey fans we’ve been to our fair share of battles on the pond. Parents take their kids to the arena, buddies invite their friends, and diehards spend thousands for […]

by · July 30, 2014 · 8 comments · Hockey History
The Signature Experience of NHL Arenas: Atlantic Division Part II

The Signature Experience of NHL Arenas: Atlantic Division Part II

What Makes NHL Arenas Special? NHL arenas offer an environment and an atmosphere that cannot be found at any other major sporting event. A camaraderie and sense of brotherhood exists […]

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