Tag: NHL History

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10 greatest Boston-L.A. hockey connections

Wednesday was not only Game 2 of the Red Sox-Dodgers World Series, but also the anniversary of a ...
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10 greatest Whaler hockey seasons

Moby-Dick hit bookshelves for the first time 167 years ago Thursday. Little could Herman Melville have known the ...
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10 greatest games by the Pizza Line

Nearly a decade has passed since Dany Heatley broke up the Ottawa Senators Pizza Line. But because the ...
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Greatest No. 1 picks to play for multiple teams

John Tavares is one of two first-overall NHL draft picks born on Sept. 20. He will also soon ...
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10 greatest Hershey Bears alumni

The Hershey Bears have a collection of banners and legends to rival almost any Original Six NHL franchise. ...
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10 greatest second seasons by expansion teams

The Vegas Golden Knights were the first NHL expansion team to reach the playoffs in their inaugural year ...
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10 greatest Slovak NHL players

Slovak hockey lost its transatlantic pioneer last week with the passing of Blackhawks legend Stan Mikita. Mikita’s story ...
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5 greatest pro/college coaches

In a bygone era, college hockey coaches were even more overlooked for professional jobs than their players. When ...
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10 greatest NHL players born in Edmonton

Jarome Iginla returned to Calgary this week to formalize his retirement from the NHL. Although his Flames tenure ...
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Greatest NHL signings that almost happened

In a rocking requiem for their home-state Hartford Whalers, The Zambonis lamented the moves of other NHL teams. ...