George Armstrong

Maple Leafs Remember George Armstrong

The Toronto Maple Leafs made Sunday’s game against the Calgary Flames about George Armstrong. Instead of last-minute preparations, the team gathered to talk about the man who was the Maple…

Shea Weber, Montreal Canadiens

Today in Hockey History: Aug. 14

Some big names in the history of the National Hockey League’s “Original 6” franchise made news on this date through the years. Plus, one of the best defensemen of this…

Brad Park #22 of the Boston Bruins

Today in Hockey History: July 6

Some of the best players of the 1990s were rewarded for their performances on this date. July 6 also saw a number of coaching changes, roster moves and the birth…

TML Captains: George Armstrong 1958-1969

For so many Leaf fans, there almost is no Leaf captain before George Armstrong. He is the last Toronto captain to play his entire NHL career with the Leafs. And save for a few years, he has been an employee of the Maple Leaf hockey club since his retirement.