Post Tagged with: "Teemu Selanne"

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The Fin(n)ish Line: Finland and “Jääkiekko”

Finland is a country  which, for most hockey fans, doesn’t need an introduction: many Finnish players are playing in the NHL since many years, and the national team ranks among […]

At 4,692 years old, Teemu Selanne is still one of the top forwards in the NHL (Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports)

The Teemu Layer

The Playoff Picture As the last few weeks of the 2014-2015 NHL regular season wound down, Jets’ fans were hanging on to their seats as they watched their team battle […]

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Why Teemu Selanne Meant So Much to Winnipeg

Mention the name Teemu Selanne to any Winnipeg citizen over the age of 30 and surely, a smile will cross their face. That smile will mean many things. Memories of […]

by · January 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Winnipeg Jets
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Honouring a Legend: Teemu Selanne’s Night Done Right

It’s only fitting that when the Anaheim Ducks finally retired Teemu Selanne’s jersey it would come on a night where the Southern California team would face the franchise that drafted […]

by · January 12, 2015 · 1 comment · Anaheim Ducks
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Not So Lucky Numbers

In the era of free agency, player movement and the salary cap, we’re accustomed to seeing players in different sweaters. Sometimes, even an oddball combination between player and team. A […]

by · January 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Hockey History
Ilya Kovalchuk celebrates his goal against CSKA Moscow

Ranking the Top Ten Hockey Leagues

There is no argument that can be made that the NHL is not the best hockey league in the world. With the advent of online streaming services, hockey fans from all […]

by · January 10, 2015 · 2 comments · International Hockey
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Celebrating Selanne With Celes

This weekend will be all about celebrating Teemu Selanne. With the Anaheim Ducks set to retire his No. 8 jersey on Sunday, there will be many trips down memory lane. […]

by · January 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks, Videos
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For8ver Teemu Week To Honor A Legend

The Anaheim Ducks will honor one of the greatest players in franchise history this week, Teemu Selanne. Selanne retired at the end of last season after a 21-year NHL career, […]

by · January 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks, Winnipeg Jets
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Top 5 Jets Moments At The MTS Centre

This past week, True North Sports & Entertainment celebrated the 10th anniversary of the opening of the MTS Centre in downtown Winnipeg. Since its opening in 2004, “The Phone Booth” […]

by · November 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Winnipeg Jets
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Best of Bad Blood: History of Sharks-Ducks

For those of us who follow the Californian teams closely, Anaheim and San Jose’s 165 penalty minute gongshow on Sunday was far from surprising. These two teams have a rather […]

by · October 29, 2014 · 1 comment · Hockey History, San Jose Sharks
The Ducks roll out an impressive offensive core, led by captain Ryan Getzlaf (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports)

The Anaheim Ducks: Duck Soup Q&A

Again we have gone on our little quest to grill 30 hockey writers about the teams they cover for The Hockey Writers. Today, we put Felix Sicard on the hot seat and the Anaheim […]

by · October 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks
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Finnish Fury: Teemu Selanne’s Fightin’ Words

Just when it looked like Teemu Selanne was leaving the spotlight after a tremendous NHL and international career, he was quoted in his newly released biography shredding current Ducks coach […]

by · September 20, 2014 · 3 comments · Anaheim Ducks