Post Tagged with: "Lanny McDonald"

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Profiling the Maple Leafs and the NHL’s 4th Overall Pick

Since 1969, players have typically entered the National Hockey League through the Amateur Draft or Entry Draft. Those taken early come with expectations – a definition of how their career […]

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Hockey News: Simmonds and MacDonald Out; Lundqvist to Return

Wayne Simmonds and Andrew MacDonald have been shut down for the remainder of the season. [Pro Hockey Talk] Henrik Lundqvist will back up Cam Talbot on Thursday. [The Score] Jared […]

by · March 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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The 5 Most Important Goals in Calgary Flames History

The Calgary Flames have been a part of the National Hockey League for more than three decades, and over their tenure in the league they’ve accumulated a fair amount of […]

by · September 1, 2014 · 1 comment · Calgary Flames
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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
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Movember: Remembering the Top Ten Best Mustaches in NHL History

Movember has arrived and hockey plays a key role in raising money for the fund. With that, we take a look back at the best mustaches in NHL history.

by · November 4, 2012 · 2 comments · Hockey History, Top 10 Lists
Starting goaltender Mike Vernon, channeling his inner Huey Lewis

Rock Out for the Lockout: The Calgary Flames are “Red Hot”

With the NHL lockout firmly in place and both sides entrenched for what may be a long, drawn out battle, we’re taking this opportunity to explore the musical side of […]

by · November 3, 2012 · 1 comment · Calgary Flames, Hockey History, Humor
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Ten Most Hated Toronto Maple Leafs Of All-Time

As sports fans, most of the allure is drawn from our longing to see our favorite teams bring home a championship. Championships are great, but not every team or fan […]

Lanny McDonald remains one of the most recognizable Maple Leafs. (NHL Alumni Association)

Draft Schmaft: The Toronto Maple Leafs’ First Round Draft Selections

  Draft Schmaft I: 1963-1967 – The first 5 NHL Amateur Drafts. Draft Schmaft II: 1968-1970 – Brad Selwood, Ernie Moser, Darryl Sittler Draft Schmaft III: 1971-1972 – George Ferguson […]

by · August 6, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Calgary Flames: Forever a Shame

While the immediate on-ice future of the Calgary Flames is anything but predictable, one constant that will remain part of the organization going forward is the continuation of the Forever […]

Book Review: Stellicktricity

Book Review: Stellicktricity

Stellicktricity:  Stories, Highlights, and Other Hockey Juice from a Life Plugged into the Game by Gord Stellick Check out the THW Book Room for many more hockey book reviews. While […]

by · November 29, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey Books, Toronto Maple Leafs
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Movember Tribute to The Best Mustaches In The NHL

It is highly probable that many of our male readers have begun to allow for some extra growth on their upper lips now that the calendar has turned to November. […]

by · November 2, 2011 · 1 comment · Humor
Ryan's father Al MacInnis won a Conn Smythe in 1989. (puckpassion/flickr)

30 Seasons of the Calgary Flames – Part One (1980-81 to 1989-90)

The 2010-11 season was the 30th season played by the Calgary Flames. As the next season quickly approaches, we present a three-part look back at 30 seasons of the Flames, […]

by · August 19, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames, Hockey History