Post Tagged with: "Stan Mikita"

Stan Mikita's shows off his Hi-Tops, custom painted by Liz Spurlock

The Story Behind Stan Mikita’s Blackhawks Kicks

As last night’s Game 2 between the Chicago Blackhawks and Anaheim Ducks played on for 116 minutes and 12 seconds, 16-year-old Chicago girl, Hawks fan and young entrepreneur Liz Spurlock wasn’t working on any […]

1964-65 Chicago Black Hawks

50 Years Ago in Hockey – 64-65 Post-Mortem: Black Hawks

The 1964-65 season for the Chicago Black Hawks was a study in contrasts.  The team started out well, fuelling the high hopes their fans had going into the season.  However, […]

Bobby Hull and Stan Mikita led Detroit to their game 7 win.

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Hawks Punch Ticket to Finals

The Chicago Black Hawks rallied from a 2-0 deficit last night to upset the first-place Detroit Red Wings and claim a spot in the Stanley Cup finals against Montreal.  This will […]

Pierre Pilote, right and Glenn Hall

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Hawks Force Seventh Game

The Chicago Black Hawks rode Glenn Hall’s goaltending to a convincing 4-0 rout of the Detroit Red Wings last night in noisy Chicago Stadium.  The Chicago win forces a seventh […]

Stan Mikita

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Hawk Fans NOT Happy

The New York Rangers edged the Chicago Black Hawks 3-2 last night in Chicago before an irate crowd of over 16,000 fans.  The Black Hawk faithful are upset with both […]

Stan Mikita set up the game-winner.

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 returned to the net after missing two weeks.

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: Boston Bound?

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 and Stan Mikita led Detroit to their game 7 win.

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