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Statue For Lord Stanley
The Canadian federal government has committed to erecting a $2.8 million statue to commemorate Lord Stanley's promise of a trophy to honour the champions of hockey in Canada 125 years ago. The winning design will be in realized next year, and unveiled in De...
The Canadian federal government has committed to erecting a $2.8 million statue to commemorate Lord Stanley's promise of a trophy to honour ...
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Seth Martin
Every young player must have someone to look up to, to idolize, to desire to become as good. Vladislav Tretiak, the first great Russian goaltender, chose to aspire to be as great of an international goaltender as Canada's incomparable Seth Martin over such ...
Every young player must have someone to look up to, to idolize, to desire to become as good. Vladislav Tretiak, the first great Russian goal...
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Brad Jones
Brad Jones played 148 games with 3 teams in the NHL mostly because of one attribute - his speed. Jones was an exceptionally fast skater in terms of straight ahead speed, always the fastest on his team, maybe the fastest in the league in the early 1990s. How...
Brad Jones played 148 games with 3 teams in the NHL mostly because of one attribute - his speed. Jones was an exceptionally fast skater in...
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Fred Barrett
Fred Barrett is one of countless players who sacrificed personal goals for the good of the team. Fred concentrated almost solely on playing defensively. As a result few people remember him now. But if you played against him, chances were you remembered afte...
Fred Barrett is one of countless players who sacrificed personal goals for the good of the team. Fred concentrated almost solely on playing ...
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Brian Lawton
Brian Lawton entered the NHL with lots of fanfare. He left the NHL with very little some 10 years later. Lawton was drafted first overall by the Minnesota North Stars in the 1983 entry draft. It was a surprise move as a young Pat Lafontaine was ranked #1. L...
Brian Lawton entered the NHL with lots of fanfare. He left the NHL with very little some 10 years later. Lawton was drafted first overall ...
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Yvon Labre
At first glance it seemed Yvon Labre had a rather unspectacular career for the Washington Capitals. Take a second look. He was the first Washington player to get his number (#7) retired by the team. Labre was not a flashy defenseman but was a dedicated athl...
At first glance it seemed Yvon Labre had a rather unspectacular career for the Washington Capitals. Take a second look. He was the first W...
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Pucks On The 'Net: On Canada #WCOH 2016
The semi-finals of the 2016 World Cup of Hockey are set, with Sweden facing Europe on Sunday, and top ranked Canada facing eternal rival Russia on Saturday night. Canada thus far has been a wondrous display of tactical execution, though they've had a few mo...
The semi-finals of the 2016 World Cup of Hockey are set, with Sweden facing Europe on Sunday, and top ranked Canada facing eternal rival...
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Ron Howell
Ron Howell is the brother of Hockey Hall of Famer Harry Howell. Ron, too, was a tremendous athlete, but more notably in professional football over hockey. Howell played in the Canadian Football League from 1955 through 1966. He played with the Toronto Argon...
Ron Howell is the brother of Hockey Hall of Famer Harry Howell. Ron, too, was a tremendous athlete, but more notably in professional footbal...
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Barry McKenzie
Barry MacKenzie was a fine defensive defenseman out of Father David Bauer's famous Canadian national team program. Barry, a native of Toronto, first met Father Bauer when he played for the St. Mikes Majors from 1960 to 1962. Barry was a part of the Majors ...
Barry MacKenzie was a fine defensive defenseman out of Father David Bauer's famous Canadian national team program. Barry, a native of Toro...
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Ryan Stewart
Ryan Stewart was a very promising junior player who due to health problems never got a chance to fulfill his destiny. Stewart was a 1st round draft pick of the Winnipeg Jets in 1985. Playing for the Kamloops Blazers (formerly Jr. Oilers), He put back to bac...
Ryan Stewart was a very promising junior player who due to health problems never got a chance to fulfill his destiny. Stewart was a 1st ro...
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Bill Bennett
Bill Bennett was the youngest member of the Warwick, Rhode Island family to play in the National Hockey League, but he certainly wasn't the smallest. At 6'5" and 235 pounds Bill was one big hockey player in any era, but especially in the 1970s. Bill is the ...
Bill Bennett was the youngest member of the Warwick, Rhode Island family to play in the National Hockey League, but he certainly wasn't the ...
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Ron Wilson
Ron Wilson is best known as a successful NHL and international coach, but he had a long playing career as well. Born in Windsor Ontario but growing up in the United States with dual citizenship, Ron enjoyed a varied career. He first gained the attention of ...
Ron Wilson is best known as a successful NHL and international coach, but he had a long playing career as well. Born in Windsor Ontario bu...
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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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