Post Tagged with: "Hall of Fame"

The Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto (Ian Muttoo/Flickr)

10 Places Every Hockey Fan Must See Before They Die

Spring has finally awoken and we have finally broken away from the shackles of winter, for some of us at least. Now comes the time for traveling, and if you […]

by · April 11, 2014 · 2 comments · Hockey History
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Former Hurricane O’Neill Ironically Rips Winnipeg Jets Hockey Market

In between periods of the Buffalo Sabres & Winnipeg Jets game Tuesday evening, TSN analyst Jeff O’Neill stated: “Nobody wants to stay there, nobody wants to sign there“. The comments made by O’Neill, were […]

by · January 6, 2014 · 3 comments · Carolina Hurricanes, Winnipeg Jets
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Jaromir Jagr: Making Devils Fans Forget About Kovalchuk

Two months shy of his 42nd birthday, Jaromir Jagr is still not showing any signs of his skills deteriorating and he is making other players on the New Jersey Devils […]

by · December 17, 2013 · 1 comment · New Jersey Devils
Joe Thornton (Dinur/Flickr)

Joe Thornton: Hall of Fame Lock

Joe Thornton is one of the most disrespected players in the National Hockey League. Amidst a player contingent consisting of mean, disrespectful, reckless, or overvalued hockey players, Jumbo Joe stands […]

by · December 6, 2013 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
Rob Blake played most of his career with L.A., but played for the Avs and Sharks toward the end  (used by permission from Ivanmakarov at en.wikipedia [CC-BY-3.0 (]

Boos Hound: Rob Blake Joins Kings’ Front Office

With the news that Ron Hextall left to assume a front office role with the Flyers’ organization, the Los Angeles Kings went back to the future last week themselves by […]

by · July 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings
Jonathan Huberdeau is THW's 2013 Most Outstanding Rookie. (Cliff Welch/Icon SMI)

As Bure Is Enshrined, Panthers Fans Look Ahead

Earlier this month the hockey world took a break from the gloom and doom of NHL labor talks to honor the recent inductees to the Hockey Hall of Fame. Among […]

by · November 17, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers
Jacques Plante: The Man in the Fiberglass Mask

Jacques Plante: The Man in the Fiberglass Mask

The month of November is perhaps the most important for any present-day goaltender guarding the crease in the National Hockey League – but most might not even know why.  It […]

by · November 15, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, Montreal Canadiens
Claude Lemieux (NHL Alumni Association)

Claude Lemieux: Proto-pest, Clutch Playoff Performer, Future Hall of Famer

Not enough is said about Claude Lemieux’s eyes. The player who’s now regarded as the NHL’s proto-pest must have been terrifying to line up against, not only because he might […]

The Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto (Ian Muttoo/Flickr)

Hockey Hall of Fame: THW’s “Next-Best” Class of 2012

As the Hockey Hall of Fame inducts its Class of 2012 on Monday night in Toronto, thoughts in the hockey world often drift towards the many talented hockey players (and […]

by · November 12, 2012 · 1 comment · Hockey History, News/Commentary
Can you ever really count Brodeur out? (Brad Barr-US PRESSWIRE)

Five Active NHLers with Hall of Fame Resumes

The Hockey Hall of Fame is welcoming four new inductees this year at its annual induction ceremony. As the game honours its past, thoughts drift towards hockey’s present and the […]

by · November 6, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
Paul Henderson - Lucknow Mural {Flickr/Pampered Paws}

Paul Henderson: Career, Accolades, Cancer

The news has recently featured reports that former NHL, WHA and Team Canada player Paul Henderson’s cancer has advanced to the point where he is likely going to have chemotherapy or clinical […]

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Why Jarome Iginla Needs a Stanley Cup Ring

Jarome Iginla is a very good hockey player in the midst of a very good career. The past two seasons have seen him hit some pretty big milestones. During the […]

by · April 30, 2012 · 1 comment · Calgary Flames, Player Profiles