Post Tagged with: "Bobby Orr"

Wayne Cashman, right, fired two goals for the Generals

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Hockey’s Next Superstar?

With a dark night throughout the hockey world last night, we thought we’d provide the next in our series of player profiles.  This time, we go off the board a […]

by · October 27, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Hockey History
Bruins' captain Leo Boivin with coach Milt Schmidt

1964-65 Preview – The Boston Bruins

Today is the first in our series of team previews for the 1964-65 season. Taking the teams in alphabetical order, our first look is at the NHL’s perennial (or so […]

by · October 3, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Hockey History
All I Needed to Know About Hockey I Learned from Stan Fischler

All I Needed to Know About Hockey I Learned from Stan Fischler

There is no substitute for experience. This is especially true for a difficult sport like hockey, where the best education is in playing as often as you can. But sometimes […]

by · March 7, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey Books, Hockey History
Alan Eagleson (left) Phil Esposito (middle) and Lester B. Pearson (right) standing behind a table with two Lester B. Pearson awards on the table. [photo: Canada's Sports Hall of Fame]

Alan Eagleson: The Hockey Fail King

  “If you asked him a question he’d say, ‘Why the [expletive] are you asking me a [expletive] question.  I’m breaking my [expletive] back for you.  You’re lucky you’re getting [expletive] paid […]

by · January 27, 2014 · 2 comments · Hockey History
IntelliGym Helping To Develop Hockey Sense

IntelliGym Helping To Develop Hockey Sense

There was one thing that made the likes of Gretzky, Howe, Orr, Beliveau, Yzerman, Crosby, etc. different from all the other NHL players.  Aside from being the best to ever […]

by · January 8, 2014 · 1 comment · News
When Bobby Orr Played Like Sandy Koufax

When Bobby Orr Played Like Sandy Koufax

Back in the early 1950s, Gordie Howe and Ted Lindsay were two-thirds of the Production Line on the Stanley Cup champion Detroit Red Wings. Howe was arguably the best player […]

by · December 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History
(Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

NHL Must Learn From NFL Concussion Plague

“Hockeynistas,” almost by definition, have a disdain for other sports. But the lethal NFL concussion crisis turns this disdain into concern; concern for our fellow human beings; concern for our […]

by · October 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News
(Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Sharks and Avs Lose; Kronwall Hurt

“I knew this renovation was going to be messy. I didn’t think it would be this messy.” Dallas Eakins — Gene Principe (@GenePrincipe) October 18, 2013 Evidently it never came […]

by · October 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web
Cleaning Out Lockers, Closets, and Hockey Cards

Cleaning Out Lockers, Closets, and Hockey Cards

It’s looking to be a good Cup this year. Fun to watch. My team isn’t in it so I cleaned out the downstairs closet. That’s when I came across my […]

by · June 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Collecting Hockey, Montreal Canadiens
Boston Bruins: Top 10 Most Memorable Playoff OT Goals

Boston Bruins: Top 10 Most Memorable Playoff OT Goals

By Wayne Whittaker, Boston Bruins Correspondent In recent years, Bruins fans may have grown accustomed to playoff overtime games. Thursday night’s Game One victory over the New York Rangers was […]

by · May 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Top 10 Lists
Anthony Duclair during the Top Prospects Game [photo: David Chan]

Anthony Duclair – The Next Ones: NHL 2013 Draft Prospect Profile

Watching your name drop in the rankings from month to month can never be easy.  More so if your name was being mentioned as a possible 1st round draft pick. […]

by · May 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · NHL Entry Draft
Wayne Gretzky (Phil/Flickr)

Vote Now: Gretzky, Lemieux……Then Who?

Many people believe Wayne Gretzky is the greatest player to ever live since he owns nearly every NHL scoring record. There are other fans out there who believe Mario Lemieux […]

by · December 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, News