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5:38am - 20 Oct 2020
Young Ovechkin casually absorbs a massive hit from Dennis Gauthier
3:27pm - 09 Oct 2020

Lazy Finns developed the first ice skate 5,000 years ago to save energy

Energy-saving Finns invented the first ice skate more than 5,000 years ago as a practical method of transport to make getting across frozen lakes less of a struggle
6:00pm - 19 Sep 2020
Guy Lafleur goal on Boston - Game 7, Semi Final (1979)
Discover The Longest Stanley Cup Playoff Games in NHL History
4:22am - 01 Sep 2020

Discover The Longest Stanley Cup Playoff Games in NHL History

Check out some of the longest NHL games ever played, all of them going into multiple overtime periods to settle ties in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Today in Hockey History: Aug. 27
4:23pm - 27 Aug 2020

Today in Hockey History: Aug. 27

A very impressive Hall of Fame class is inducted on this date in 1966. Also. possibly the greatest undrafted player in NHL history is born.
On this day in history: Maurice Richard Riot in Montreal - TheHockeyNews
7:33pm - 13 Mar 2020

On this day in history: Maurice Richard Riot in Montreal - TheHockeyNews

On this day 59 years ago, the Richard Riots broke out in Montreal during and after the Montreal-Detroit game. The game at the Forum had to be cut short after a tear gas bomb went off and it was forfeited to the Red Wings the fans were reacting to Richard's suspension and NHL president Clarence Campbell, who showed up to the game after it had started.
Gordie Howe scores 800th career goal
4:40pm - 29 Feb 2020

Gordie Howe scores 800th career goal

Howe scored his 800th career goal February 29th, 1980 while playing for the Hartford Whalers
February 28 NHL History | Feb 28 NHL History | www.nhltraderumor.com
4:57pm - 28 Feb 2020

February 28 NHL History | Feb 28 NHL History | www.nhltraderumor.com

February 28 in NHL history features Teemu Selanne scores 50th goal as rookie. United States wins first hockey gold medal at Squaw Valley Olympics; Bobby Orr gets 500th NHL assist.
11:35pm - 25 Feb 2020

First Televised Hockey Game in USA on Feb 25th.

The Tradition ContinuesIt was September of 1952 and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation was about to launch the first television stations in Canada. In anticipation of this, Imperial Oil, sponsor of Hockey Night in Canada on radio, had been engaged in talks with the CBC to begin televising hockey for the 1952-53 NHL season.
11:28pm - 25 Feb 2020
Montreal Canadiens' 28-game unbeaten streak ends
Feb. 24: Gretzky sets NHL single-season record for goals
3:25am - 25 Feb 2020

Feb. 24: Gretzky sets NHL single-season record for goals

1982: Wayne Gretzky of the Edmonton Oilers breaks Phil Esposito's single-season record for goals when he scores No. 77 against goaltender Don Edwards and the Buffalo Sabres at Memorial Auditorium.
10:15pm - 10 Feb 2020

1965 Topps Henri Richard | PSA CardFacts™

Joseph Henri “Pocket Rocket” Richard (February 29, 1936-) was born on February 29th during a leap year and holds the distinct honor of holding ...

Boston Bruins history was made on Dec. 1, 1924, and a radio legend was born - The Boston Globe
10:11pm - 10 Feb 2020

Boston Bruins history was made on Dec. 1, 1924, and a radio legend was born - The Boston Globe

On Dec. 1, 1924, the Boston Bruins played their first game in the National Hockey League, and Frank Ryan gave the play-the-play for the radio broadcast.
A look back at the Roger Neilson ‘paper bag’ game and Pal Hal’s theatre of the absurd
10:07pm - 10 Feb 2020

A look back at the Roger Neilson ‘paper bag’ game and Pal Hal’s theatre of the absurd

In countless times under Harold Ballard’s reign, the Maple Leafs could not play their way out of a paper bag.But 40 years ago this month, the owner almost put one over Roger Neilson’s h…
8:50pm - 30 Jan 2020
Happy Birthday to Don Cherry: The Best Moments from Don this season
Volcan, Howatt made NHL history 30 years ago
8:44pm - 30 Jan 2020

Volcan, Howatt made NHL history 30 years ago

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6:56pm - 27 Jan 2020
2002 CANADA OLYMPIC HOCKEY GOLD TRIBUTE
6:51pm - 27 Jan 2020
Gretzky to Lemieux - 1987 Canada Cup Winning Goal
25 Greatest Hockey Quotes of All Time
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7:58pm - 25 Jan 2020

25 Greatest Hockey Quotes of All Time

Hockey history is filled with colorful characters who have never had a problem speaking their mind. There have also been some fun and colorful gentlemen that have shared some fun moments from the booth with hockey fans everywhere...
The Greatest NHL Player from Each Canadian Province
8:22pm - 24 Jan 2020

The Greatest NHL Player from Each Canadian Province

Tuesday's announcement that Rogers Communications is prepared to invest $5.2 billion to broadcast NHL hockey in Canada over the next 12 years confirms what most already know: The nation is crazy for hockey...
8:12pm - 24 Jan 2020

On This Day January 24th.

Gus Mortson Jim Thomson "The Gold Dust Twins" January 24:  On this day in 1925 , Gus Mortson was born in New Liskeard, Ontario. Mortson...