Post Tagged with: "Joe Nieuwendyk"

Always a "Star," G.M.  Joe Nieuwendyk (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
Always a "Star," G.M.  Joe Nieuwendyk (photo by /wikipedia)

Hockey’s All-Time All-Ivy League Team

There are six Ivy League schools with Division 1 hockey programs – Brown, Cornell, Dartmouth, Harvard, Princeton, and Yale. Together, three of those schools have a combined four NCAA tournament […]

by · January 22, 2015 · 4 comments · Hockey History
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Kari Lehtonen Makes Statement in First Playoff Win

Not that he needed to prove it to anyone in Dallas, but Kari Lehtonen’s first career playoff victory showed the hockey world the greatness that he is capable of. Lehtonen […]

by · April 22, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars
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Joe Colborne: Living Up to the Flames Legacy

Joe Colborne and I are alike in a few ways. We’re both from Calgary. We both grew up playing local minor hockey. We both grew up cheering for the Flames. […]

by · March 7, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Jamie Langenbrunner: Top 10 Moments with the New Jersey Devils

Jamie Langenbrunner: Top 10 Moments with the New Jersey Devils

Two-time Stanley Cup champion Jamie Langenbrunner has retired from the @NHL following a 16-season career.

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Morgan Klimchuk: A Feel Good Story From the 2013 NHL Draft

If you’re reading this, you likely watched the 2013 NHL Draft on television or one of the NHL Drafts in recent years. For those that haven’t: when a player is […]

by · July 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames, NHL Entry Draft
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Kari Lehtonen and the Stars Should Part Ways

What, you say? Are you crazy?? Trade away Kari Lehtonen, the best player on the Dallas Stars? I’ve been accused of insanity many times, but just hear me out on […]

by · June 20, 2013 · 6 comments · Dallas Stars, NHL Goaltending
Joe Nieuwendyk (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Joe Nieuwendyk’s Final Deals

Joe Nieuwendyk’s second stint with the Dallas Stars didn’t really go as planned. A former Stars center for seven seasons — including winning a championship ring in 1999 — Nieuwendyk […]

by · June 20, 2013 · 1 comment · Dallas Stars
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The Big D Problem in Dallas

When a professional hockey team doesn’t make the playoffs, fans, local media and hockey analysts will play the blame game—it’s just human nature. Such is the case pertaining to the […]

by · May 30, 2013 · 7 comments · AHL, Dallas Stars
Joe Nieuwendyk (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

The Rise and Fall of Joe Nieuwendyk

One day you’re the hero, the next day you are the goat. From their inception, professional sports have provided countless examples of this phenomenon. In the case of former Dallas Stars […]

by · May 18, 2013 · 1 comment · Dallas Stars
Joe Nieuwendyk (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Credit Where Credit Is Due: Joe Nieuwendyk’s Greatest GM Hits

After a season full of twists and turns, on Sunday morning, one day after their last game of the season and three days after being eliminated from the playoffs, the […]

by · May 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars
Mikael Backlund has made an immediate impact on the Flames' lineup since returning from an injury, and fantasy managers should definitely consider adding the forward. (Icon SMI)

Moving Veterans May Reignite the Calgary Flames

The 2013 season was one of change for the Calgary Flames. Veterans Jay Bouwmeester and Jarome Iginla were traded prior to the trade deadline, allowing the team to audition youngsters […]

by · May 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames