Post Tagged with: "Stan Mikita"

Stan Mikita had a 3-point night for Chicago.

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Hawks Batter Brawling Bruins

The Chicago Black Hawks got over the disappointment of their loss the previous evening in Toronto by drubbing the Boston Bruins in a fight-filled contest at the Chicago Stadium last […]

by · February 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks, Hockey History
Johnny Bower had a big game for the Leafs against the Hawks.

Leafs Not Much Worse Than ’67 Team

On Tuesday night the Toronto Maple Leafs tied a franchise record that hadn’t been touched since the 1966-67 season, the year the Leafs last won the Stanley Cup. Unfortunately the […]

Bobby Hull scored on his birthday, but it wasn't enough against Montreal.

Blast From the Blackhawks Past: The Banana Blade

Whether anyone is a hockey history buff or not or even too young to remember this, one of the lesser known changes in the history of the game was something […]

by · December 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks, Hockey History
NHL prexy Campbell, with Voss, referee Frank Udvari

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Blake Law Suit Settled

With no games to report on from last night, we have a potpourri of news items from around the world of hockey.  Lawsuits, mysterious ailments and individual accomplishments are making […]

by · November 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Toronto Maple Leafs
Jacques Plante

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Jake the Snake Back in the Big-Time

It looks like the injury bug is alive and well and circulating around the National Hockey League this week.  Three premier centres and a goaltender have gone down, and the result […]

by · November 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History, New York Rangers
Terry Sawchuk was stellar after missing last 14 games.

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Hawks Howl as Leafs Win

The Toronto Maple Leafs scored three second period goals, and that’s all it took as they edged the Chicago Black Hawks 3-2 at the Chicago Stadium in last night’s only […]

Bobby Hull, right leads team mate Stan Mikita, left by 10 points.

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Rookie Goaler Rocks the ‘Gahden’

Rookie goaltender Roger Crozier of the Detroit Red Wings continued his stellar freshman season in the National Hockey League last night as he blanked the Boston Bruins 4-0 right in […]

by · October 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks, Hockey History
Kent Douglas is an unlikely NHL scoring leader after a week of play

50 Years Ago Today – NHL Has an Unlikely Leading Scorer

After the first week of the 1964-65 NHL season, a look at the league scoring race reveals a very unlikely name atop the leaderboard.  Defenceman Kent Douglas of the Toronto […]

Ranger goalie Marcell Paille  watches as Harry Howell holds off Montreal's Dave Balon

50 Years Ago Today – NHL’s First Saturday a Busy One

The NHL’s first weekend of 1964-65 saw three games scheduled on each night.  In last night’s contests,  Montreal and the Rangers battled to a 2-2 draw at the Forum,  the Maple Leafs […]

by · October 18, 2014 · 3 comments · Chicago Blackhawks, Hockey History
Bobby Hull, younger brother Dennis and their mom at training camp in St. Catharines

1964-65 Preview – the Chicago Black Hawks

In our second instalment of team-by-team previews we take a look at the Chicago Black Hawks – a team with the potential to be an NHL powerhouse. It was only […]

Patrick Kane and Marian Hossa on net 9/28/11

Examining the Chicago Blackhawk’s New Conference

The NHL announced Monday that it will change to a new format in the 2012-13 season.  It’s current formart of Eastern and Western conferences with 3 divisions each will be […]

Jonathon Toews - Photo by HockeyBroad - Flickr

“5 Reasons Why I Love the Blackhawks” – Paint It Blackhawks Contest Winner

In this past offseason, when I also covered the Chicago Blackhawks for Fanball, I helped create a contest: Co-conspirators Christopher Ralph & Jim Neveau have banged heads together to create […]

by · December 27, 2010 · 1 comment · Chicago Blackhawks