Post Tagged with: "Minnesota North Stars"

Green to Black: Stars Graphic History, 1967-93

Green to Black: Stars Graphic History, 1967-93

Hockey fans know that North Stars owner Norm Green earned his infamy by moving the franchise from puck-loving Minnesota to Texas, where high school football draws more interest than the […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 1 comment · Hockey History
Modano acknowledges fans in Minnesota after last game with the Dallas Stars (Image from Flickr).

Dallas Stars Perfectly Carry Out Mike Modano Retirement Ceremony

Nearly everyone in Texas knows at least one thing about hockey. Even if they don’t know the rules, current rosters or who won the Stanley Cup last season, they know […]

by · March 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
Old School NHL Jerseys – Gone But Not Forgotten

Old School NHL Jerseys – Gone But Not Forgotten

Over the last decade-plus, NHL teams have been getting creative when redesigning their logos or creating their third alternate jerseys. New sleek designs have been on the rise lately, which […]

by · December 3, 2013 · 6 comments · Hockey History
THW’s Top 10 NHL Jerseys

THW’s Top 10 NHL Jerseys

Jerseys are what give a team an identity. Individuals wear them and become united as one. They wear them to try and bring glory to their fans who adorn them […]

Top 10 Playoff Goals in Philadelphia Flyers History

Top 10 Playoff Goals in Philadelphia Flyers History

  This week marked the 26th anniversary of one of the biggest goals in Philadelphia Flyers history; a moment so incredible that the locals still believe the streets of Broad […]

by · May 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers, Top 10 Lists
2012-13 Panini Hockey #255 Sticker Zach Parise

Zach Parise and Ryan Suter Face the Minnesota Curse

It might be a sort of cosmic joke that those boys of summer, the Twins, are the most successful professional sports franchise in the coldest state of the continental US. […]

by · January 11, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, Minnesota Wild
Book Review: The Year of the Los Angeles Kings

Book Review: The Year of the Los Angeles Kings

The Year of the Los Angeles Kings: Celebrating the 2012 Stanley Cup Champions   By Andrew Podnieks.  (2012, Toronto: Fenn/McClelland & Stewart. Softcover. Pp. 160. $19.99. ISBN 978-0-7710-5510-4.)   Forty-five […]

by · July 8, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey Books, Hockey History, Los Angeles Kings
NHL Expansion Celebrates 45th Anniversary

NHL Expansion Celebrates 45th Anniversary

With the demise of the Brooklyn Americans in 1942, the National Hockey League finally had an identity of its own – the so-called ‘Original Six’.  It was a time of […]

by · June 6, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History
Do You Still Believe in Miracles? – A Review of Wayne Coffey’s The Boys of Winter

Do You Still Believe in Miracles? – A Review of Wayne Coffey’s The Boys of Winter

The Boys of Winter: The Untold Story of a Coach, a Dream, and the 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team.  By Wayne Coffey.  (2005, New York: Three Rivers Press. Softcover. Pp. […]

Yale’s Resurgent Ice Age

Yale’s Resurgent Ice Age

If you have the chance to borrow a copy of the May / June 2011 issue of the Yale Alumni Magazine, be sure take advantage of it (or at least […]

Do you hear what I hear?: Niemi speaks to Press and more!

Do you hear what I hear?: Niemi speaks to Press and more!

From around the league and around the world coming  at you right into your home.   Bringing you Tid-Bits!  Not as tasty and Tim Horton’s Timbits but hopefully just as filling… […]

by · July 7, 2010 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Dallas Stars, Detroit Red Wings, St Louis Blues
Hockey History – the “Second Six”

Hockey History – the “Second Six”

Hockey History – the “Second Six” by Bruce Wilkie The 1950’s and 60’s were a time of great growth for professional sports in the United States. Three of the four […]