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World Cup of Hockey Headlines
Here's your World Cup of Hockey Headlines: Sidney Crosby named captain of Team Captain - Jonathan Toews, Shea Weber named as alternates. No surprises. Leadership group from Sochi returns. Kings Muzzin could see greater role with Team Canada - Nice read abou...
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Paul Pooley
Paul Pooley is perhaps better known as a long time coach on the American collegiate hockey scene. But he was a pretty impressive student athlete himself, too. Pooley was a 1984 Ohio State graduate, earning cum laude status in accounting and marketing. Honor...
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Thomas Rundqvist
Thomas Rundqvist (also known as Rundkvist) only played two games in the National Hockey League (both with Montreal in the 1984-85 season, picking up one assist) but he had a long, long hockey career. The former Swedish national team captain represented his ...
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Peter Wallin
In March of 1981 the New York Rangers signed Swedish league veteran Peter Wallin to a contract. The almost-24 year old Wallin had already played several seasons with Djurgardens IF out of Stockholm and with the Swedish back up national team. The move appear...
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Mark Renaud
He was an undersized defenseman who lacked upper body strength, but Mark Renaud was a heck of a hockey player. Renaud was a real brainy player, understanding the oncoming attack better than most. A four year veteran of the OHL, in his final season he was vo...
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Will Acton
Will Acton grew up knowing all too well about the hockey player lifestyle. After all his father was Keith Acton, a long time and successful NHL player and then coach. Acton was a lot like his father - a very good skater who excelled at the often overlooked ...
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World Cup of Hockey Coverage at GHL
When it comes to the World Cup of Hockey, I consider myself to be somewhat of an expert. After all, I did write the book about it . Back around the turn of the century, co-author Patrick Houda and myself set out to write an encyclopedic history of the Canad...
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Clark Donatelli
Before he ever played a single game in the National Hockey League, Clark Donatelli had made quite the name for himself. The Providence, Rhode Island native had been an all star (and business major) at Boston University. He participated in two world juniors ...
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Bob Hoffmeyer
When defenseman Bob Hoffmeyer was forced to hang up his skates in 1985 due to a knee injury, he probably never envisioned he would return to the ice more than a decade later even if it was for one minor league game. Hoffmeyer was a fifth-round pick of the C...
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Claude St. Sauveur
When you score 24 goals and 48 points and help your struggling team make the playoffs in your first NHL season, it usually isn't your last NHL season. Such was the case for Claude St. Sauveur. St. Sauveur was a crafty though spindly pivot out of Sherbrooke,...
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David Brine
David Brine grew up in Nova Scotia, dreaming of playing junior hockey for the nearby Halifax Mooseheads and in the National Hockey League. He did achieve both of those things. But young David could never have dreamed up where else hockey would take him. Bri...
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Bart Crashley
Bart Crashley was a well travelled Detroit Red Wings depth defenseman back in 1975. He became a bit of a throw in in one of the largest trades of all time when he was included with a young Marcel Dionne in a package sent to Los Angeles in exchange for Dan M...
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235 people
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Hung Nguyen Hoang's profile photo
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Madiana Foucher's profile photo
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The Hockey History Blogger
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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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