Legends By the Number – #12

#12 *Hockey-Reference does not have jersey number listings from pre-1950s **Note: +/- has only been recorded by the NHL since the 1967-68 season*   Honorable Mention: Peter Bondra,...

NHL Ice Girl of the Day: Emma of the Dallas Stars

1) When and how did you get into hockey? A: I'm an East Texas girl- so we didn't have hockey where I grew up. When...
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This Day in Hockey History – August 11

Today in hockey history, a player with the derogatory nickname of a cheese-eating critter is born, and a GM resigns to complete a record-breaking...
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This Day in Hockey History – March 1

Today in hockey history, the last time a coach takes part of the action on the ice (unless you count throwing sticks onto the...
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This Day in Hockey History – August 25

Today in hockey history, a franchise meets a gloomy fate, two new Hall of Fame classes, and a state acquires its first NHL team. August...
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This Day in Hockey History – March 27

Today in hockey history, a coach’s suspension indirectly leads to one of the greatest playoff traditions, Lemieux shows how important he is to the...
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This Day in Hockey History – May 5

Today in hockey history, another Stanley Cup win for an Original Six team, two awards won by a player sets two records at the...
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This Day in Hockey History – November 5

Today in hockey history, an impressive individual record is set, a player accomplishes such an impressive feat that a rule to prevent that kind...
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This Day in Hockey History – September 21

We were starting to get to some action, but now we’re back to not much – today in hockey history, a former goaltender plays...
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This Day in Hockey History – July 23

Some interesting stuff in today's issue. Today in hockey history, a famous executive is born that helped contribute to the downfall  of a franchise,...
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This Day in Hockey History – October 22

Today in hockey history, a coach reaches a milestone, a player sets a pretty interesting and impressive record, and a team ends a silly...
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This Day in Hockey History – October 4

Today in hockey history, an Original Six club begins their foundation, a player with an interesting record is born, an NHL team makes its...

Legends By the Number – #9

#9 *Hockey-reference doesn’t have jersey number listings from pre-1950s **Note: +/- has only been recorded by the NHL since the 1967-68 season*   Honorable Mention: Lanny McDonald, Paul...
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This Day in Hockey History – October 5

Today in hockey history, a team changes its name (again), a legend is born, two new teams play their first games (although they were...
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This Day in Hockey History – October 10

Today in hockey history, a couple of players make quick impacts in their first games, two teams play their first NHL games, a goalie...