Post Tagged with: "Hockey Hall of Fame"

Former Sabre Phil Housley headed to Hall of Fame

Former Sabre Phil Housley headed to Hall of Fame

The Hockey Hall of Fame announced its class of 2015, and the quintet contains one former Sabre, Phil Housley. Housley was selected by the Buffalo Sabres sixth overall in the […]

by · June 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
Nick Lidstrom (valofaerie/flickr)

Red Wings & Flyers Will Dominate 2015 HHOF Class

The Draft is always an extremely exciting time in the hockey world at the end of June. It’s the first thing to get excited about once the season ends and […]

Picking up Joe Nieuwendyk was one of JFJ's best moves. (photo by /wikipedia)

7 Highly Questionable HHOF Selections

Founded in 1943, the Hockey Hall of Fame has inducted 381 players, coaches, executives, and officials fortheir tremendous contributions to the sport. While they all have left their mark on the game in […]

by · March 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Hockey History
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Kings’ Luc Robitaille to Be Honored with Staples Center Statue

Luc Robitaille was a lowly 9th round selection in the 1984 NHL draft, right behind no-names Mike Roth and John Del Col. His skating was, to be charitable, mediocre, and […]

by · March 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings, News
Patrik Elias has quietly added to his career totals setting personal marks this season. (Ed Mulholland-US PRESSWIRE)

New Jersey Devils Patrik Elias Hockey HOF?

There is no perfect metric or magic number which solidifies placement in the Hockey Hall of Fame. Just ask a player like Dave Andreychuk and his 640 goals. So while […]

by · February 9, 2015 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
The Hole in the Hockey Hall of Fame

The Hole in the Hockey Hall of Fame

Four hundred and fifty-five goals, 633 assists and over a point-per-game in one’s NHL career without getting a call to join the likes of hockey’s greatest. That’s just a simplified look […]

by · February 5, 2015 · 10 comments · Calgary Flames
Bobby Hull.

Happy Birthday Bobby Hull

Happy Birthday Bobby Hull. Born on this date, January 3, 1939. “The Golden Jet,” turns 76-years-old. In a professional career which spanned 1,474 games between the NHL and WHA, Hull […]

Three Surprising Members of IIHF Hall of Fame

Three Surprising Members of IIHF Hall of Fame

On Thursday via the organization’s website the International Ice Hockey Federation announced the class of seven individuals who will be inducted into their Hall of Fame at a ceremony in […]

by · December 19, 2014 · 0 comments · International Hockey, Olympics
Patrick Marleau takes yet another does of criticism from ex-teammate Jeremy Roenick.

Patrick Marleau: Hall of Famer?

Entering his 17th season, Patrick Marleau has been a model player for the San Jose Sharks organization. There are numerous players nearing the end of their days in the NHL […]

by · October 23, 2014 · 1 comment · San Jose Sharks
Pat Burns in 2003.

Pat Burns Biography

What can be said about a man that everyone knows so much about? If you’re a fan of the NHL you likely know the Pat Burns story: A police officer […]

by · June 23, 2014 · 1 comment · Hockey History, New Jersey Devils
The Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto (Ian Muttoo/Flickr)

10 Places Every Hockey Fan Must See Before They Die

Spring has finally awoken and we have finally broken away from the shackles of winter, for some of us at least. Now comes the time for traveling, and if you […]

by · April 11, 2014 · 2 comments · Hockey History
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Former Hurricane O’Neill Ironically Rips Winnipeg Jets Hockey Market

In between periods of the Buffalo Sabres & Winnipeg Jets game Tuesday evening, TSN analyst Jeff O’Neill stated: “Nobody wants to stay there, nobody wants to sign there“. The comments made by O’Neill, were […]

by · January 6, 2014 · 3 comments · Carolina Hurricanes, Winnipeg Jets