Hockey has lost another great player today with the death of Dale Hawerchuk at the age of 57 from cancer. Dale scored over 500 goals and almost 1500 points in a career saw him play for Winnipeg, Buffalo and Philadelphia.
The only player to win four cups with one team get traded and win another four Stanley Cups with his new team. A hero with both the Detroit Red Wings and the Toronto Maple Leafs, this Hockey Hall of Famer was also a member of the Canadian Parliament while he was an NHL player. A true hockey...
This year's tournament is fast approaching and teams are taking shape. Canada has named 18 players so far.
The initial roster was confirmed following the close of the NHL regular season, and includes:
Goaltender: Darcy Kuemper (Saskatoon, Sask./Arizona)
Defencemen: Thomas Chabot...
An immense tragedy has happened in the hockey world. The Humboldt Broncos ( Sask) Junior A team bus travelling to a playoff game was struck by a transport trailer causing 14 deaths and 14 seriously injured. The were 28 on the bus including the driver. Thoughts and prayers go out to all the...
According to this Bleacher Report ranking, Bergeron does not rank in the top 10 Bruins of all time. I beg to differ with that, I think that I would rate him ahead of Esposito on this list.
Former Red Sox Dick Gernert has died at the age of 89.
This opening day at the Worlds. This morning Finland edged Belarus 3-2 and Russia downed Sweden 2-1 in a shootout. Right now the U.S. is playing Germany and Canada is playing the Czechs.
USA Roster: http://teamusa.usahockey.com/page/show/3317596-2017-u-s-men-s-national-team
Here is an article commemorating Orr's debut to the NHL 50 years ago day and one of hockey's most famous photos..
As a Canadian, just like to acknowledge the play of the U.S. team at the World Championships in Russia. With an average age of 23 and two leaders of the team being teenagers ie Matthews(18) and Larkin (19), they just ran out of gas in the Bronze game. They gave Canada everything they could...
I guess it was just a matter of time. Have to wonder if it will ever make it to court.
Should we be surprised that the team representing the best at their position in the history of the Super Bowl omits both Tom Brady and Bill Belichick. A very strong case could be made for Brady and even stronger one for BB who has been in 8 Super Bowls winning 6 if you include the 2 with the...
Announcement will occur today that Buffalo will once again be the host city for the World Jr. Championships in 2018.
I almost missed this news. MacKell died on Oct. 19 with little fanfare in the press. He was a 2 time winner of the Stanley Cup before ending up on the Bruins. He was a four time NHL All Star and spent nine seasons with Boston. He ended his career with 171 goals and 261 assists...
Alex Anthopoulos has left the Blue Jays. It will be interesting to see how this affects their free agent players.
With Korea hosting the next Games and China being awarded the 2022 Games yesterday, I can't see the NHL participation lasting into these locals. Games on TV would be happening in the middle of the night here on the East Coast and as a result, I can see no benefit in the NHL's participation. Live...
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