Terry Sawchuk, still unbeaten as a Leaf

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Sawchuk Unbeaten as a Leaf

Terry Sawchuk, claimed for the bargain-basement price of $20,000 from Detroit last summer in the league draft, continues to prove to be one of Punch Imlach’s most astute acquisitions as he shut […]

by · November 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
It's time for the Leafs to let Randy Carlyle go (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Don’t Panic? It’s Not Panicking At This Point w/ the Leafs

The Leafs played the flat-out worst hockey game I have ever seen on Tuesday when they lost to the Predators, at home, 9-2. The fans of the team collectively called […]

by · November 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs, Uncategorized
(Andy Marlin-USA TODAY Sports)

Islanders Trade Can Wait Until Offseason

Theres’s a lot of discussion regarding these New York Islanders and if they should look to make a trade for someone. Names such as Keith Yandle, Evander Kane (which may […]

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 […]

Red Storey

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Mahovlich Mystery Continues

With a second consecutive dark night in the National Hockey League last evening, we have an eclectic assortment of tidbits from around the hockey world to discuss.  Topping the list […]

by · November 14, 2014 · 1 comment · Uncategorized
Frank Mahovlich

50 Years Ago in Hockey – What Ails the Big M?

With no games scheduled  in the National Hockey League last night, the big news in hockey concerns the health of one of the game’s biggest stars.  The troubling issue is that no one […]

by · November 13, 2014 · 1 comment · Uncategorized
Bruins-Red Wings action

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Lowly Bruins Tie Wings

The bottom-dwelling Boston Bruins finally scored a goal on Detroit Red Wings rookie goalkeeper Roger Crozier last night.  In fact, they notched three of them as they held their first-place adversaries to […]

Harold Cotton wants offenders reported to NHL head scouts

50 Years Ago in Hockey – OHA Scandal?

Hap Emms, coach and general manager of the OHA Junior A Niagara Falls Flyers, says that something is rotten in the state of the Ontario Hockey Association these days and […]

by · November 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
Brayden Schenn is widely considered a Flyers untouchable (theseoduke/Flickr)

More To Schenn Than Meets The Eye

It’s time to give Brayden Schenn some credit on the progress he’s made this season. The 23-year-old has been maligned during his first few years in Philadelphia, and it might […]

Oct 19, 2014; Anaheim, CA, USA; St. Louis Blues right wing Vladimir Tarasenko (91) reaches for the puck against Anaheim Ducks defenseman Ben Lovejoy (6) during the second period at Honda Center. (Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Lehtera, Tarasenko Real Keys to Success

As mentioned in a previous article, the addition and subsequent loss of Paul Stastny shouldn’t be a make-or-break situation for the 2014-2015 St. Louis Blues. Although the onus is placed […]

by · October 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
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Flyers Show Resiliency When Faced With Adversity

Five minutes into Wednesday night’s game against the Pittsburgh Penguins, the narrative was all too familiar for the Flyers. Looking completely outmatched to begin the contest, then giving up an […]

A New Stick Design from Carbon Sports

A New Stick Design from Carbon Sports

Carbon Sports is overwhelmed by the support and interest the hockey world has shown in the CarbonSports Air Blade these last two weeks, since starting our KickStarter campaign. It is […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Uncategorized