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Hockey Hall of Fame 2017?
In 2016 the Hockey Hall of Fame righted some wrongs and finally inducted some overdue honourees, namely Eric Lindros and Sergei Makarov, as well as long overlooked Rogie Vachon. Pat Quinn was inducted in the builder's category. The Hall was able to finally ...
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Las Vegas Hockey History
The National Hockey League may have made pro sports history by becoming the first major league pro sports organization to come to Las Vegas, but hockey does have a history in Nevada. ▶ 1968: The Las Vegas Gamblers, a senior amateur team, plays in the Califo...
The National Hockey League may have made pro sports history by becoming the first major league pro sports organization to come to Las Vegas, but hockey does have a history in Nevada. ▶ 1968: The Las Vegas Gamblers, a senior amateur team, plays in the California-Nevada Hockey League until 1971.
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2016 Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins
      Some highlights from the NHL's "Morning Skate" press release: * The Penguins became the ninth team in NHL history to capture four or more Stanley Cups (also 1991, 1992 and 2009):   Stanley Cup Standings, All-Time 24 – Montreal Canadiens^ 14 – Toronto ...
Some highlights from the NHL's "Morning Skate" press release: * The Penguins became the ninth team in NHL history to capture four or more Stanley Cups (also 1991, 1992 and 2009): Stanley Cup Standings, All-Time 24 – Montreal Canadiens^ 14 – Toronto Maple Leafs^ 11 – Detroit Red Wings ...
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Chris Phillips
When Chris Phillips announced his retirement at the conclusion of the 2016 season, he joined Gilbert Perreault and Denis Potvin as the only first overall draft picks to play an entire career of more than 1000 games all with his original franchise. Phillips ...
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Luciano Borsato
Luciano Borsato was always a long shot to make it in the National Hockey League. But play he did - over 200 games with the Winnipeg Jets in the 1990s. Undersized but undeterred, Borsato was drafted right out of high school. The Winnipeg Jets selected him 13...
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Vincent Lecavalier
Jean Beliveau retired in 1971, his place in hockey history secure. He would forever go down as one of the greatest hockey players of all time. Nine years later Vincent Lecavalier was born in L'ile Bizard, Quebec. And by the time Lecavalier was emerged in 19...
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Quinn, Lindros, Makarov and Vachon Named To HHOF
The Hockey Hall of Fame announced on Monday the induction class of 2016. Hopefully they offered apology speeches to the players and families, as all four nominees were long overdue for such recognition. Headlining the class of 2016 is the late Pat Quinn. In...
The Hockey Hall of Fame announced on Monday the induction class of 2016. Hopefully they offered apology speeches to the players and families, as all four nominees were long overdue for such recognition. Headlining the class of 2016 is the late Pat Quinn. Inducted as a builder, he was a giant of ...
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Crossovers: Hockey and Superman
Montreal Comic Book Shop Librarie Millenium Hockey Art Superman Comics Winter Snow Scene Painting The comic book shop in Montreal has just received a delivery of freshly printed Superman and other heroes comics. The Millenium comic book store situated on Ma...
Montreal Comic Book Shop Librarie Millenium Hockey Art Superman Comics Winter Snow Scene Painting The comic book shop in Montreal has just received a delivery of freshly printed Superman and other heroes comics. The Millenium comic book store situated on Marianne in the borough of Plateau Mont ...
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Jeff Jillson
Providence, Rhode Island is somehow flies a little bit under the radar in terms of American hockey hotbeds. A lot of hockey talent has gone on to star for the Providence College Friars, with a good number of them graduating to the National Hockey League. Je...
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Mattias Ohlund
Mattias Ohlund's last played in 2011, but he finally will be able to retire in 2016. Ohlund, once a robust, physical defenseman who quietly dominated in the NHL and top international stages, was on the injured reserve for five years. His left knee was so ba...
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Phil Sykes
Phil Sykes, nicknamed Psycho as a play on his last name, survived in the NHL for parts of 10 seasons. In that time he collected 456 games player, 79 goals, 85 assists for 164 points. He added 3 assists in 26 playoff games as well. Sykes, born in northern Br...
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Pat Riggin
Pat Riggin followed in his father's footsteps to become a National Hockey League goaltender. Riggin's father was Dennis Riggin, who stopped pucks for Detroit in the early 1960s. The Riggins joined Sam and Pete LoPresti and Ron and Ron Grahame Jr. as rare fa...
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Freelance hockey writer. Written 2 books, working on a 2011 eBook release, written for several major periodicals and websites. Curator of GreatestHockeyLegends.com , HockeyBookReviews.com and 1972SummitSeries.com
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