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Hockey heroes starred in two world wars

Legendary hockey reporter and analyst Stan Fischler will write a weekly scrapbook for NHL.com this season. Fischler, known as "The Hockey Maven," will share his knowledge, brand of humor and insight with readers each Wednesday.
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Biography – MORENZ, HOWARD WILLIAM (William F., Howie) – Volume XVI (1931-1940) – Dictionary of Canadian Biography

MORENZ, HOWARD WILLIAM (named at birth William F., also known by the nickname Howie), machinist, hockey player, and sales representative; b. 21 Sept. 1902 in Mitchell, Ont., son of William Frederick Morenz, a clerk, and Rose Pauli; m. 21 June 1926 Mary McKay in Montreal, and they had one daughter and two sons; d. there 8 March 1937.
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Andreychuk proud long NHL career led to Hall of Fame

Dave Andreychuk doesn't hesitate to list his proudest accomplishment in Hall of Fame career in the NHL.
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Mar. 26, 1931 – Boston Bruins coach Art Ross became the first NHL coach to pull his goalie for an extra attacker

In a playoff game against the Montreal Canadiens, Art Ross substituted goaltender Tiny Thompson for a sixth skater in the final minute of play. Although the Bruins lost the game 1–0, Ross became th…
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9:21pm - Sun 11 Aug

Johnny Bower: 100 Greatest NHL Players

The latest news, analysis and stories from NHL.com, the official site of the National Hockey League
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9:12pm - Sun 11 Aug

Jarome Iginla gets nostalgic as Flames prepare to retire his jersey - Sportsnet.ca

It was a nostalgic day at the Scotiabank Saddledome on Friday as Jarome Iginla returned to Calgary, ahead of his big night on Saturday when the Flames will retire his jersey.
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9:10pm - Sun 11 Aug
Hockey Night in Canada (HNIC) Broadcast Intros from 1977 to 2015
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3:57am - Fri 09 Aug

Summit Series: Remembering Vladislav Tretiak and the Soviet nightmare

It was 40 years ago Monday that Canada awoke to the grim, gut-punched truth that this hadn’t, in fact, been just a bad dream. Our country's best hockey players were destroyed 7-3 by a rag-tag squad of amateurs from the Soviet Union the previous night.
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3:56am - Fri 09 Aug

Memory of 1980 loss to US still stings for Russians - The Boston Globe

With the Olympic hockey spotlight turned squarely on Saturday’s game between the US and Russia at the Bolshoy Ice Dome, nobody has to remind Vladislav Tretiak that it’s been 34 years since a band of mostly American college kids humbled the mighty Soviet Union in one of the greatest upsets in sports history. The US went on to clinch the gold with a victory over Finland.
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3:46am - Fri 09 Aug

Paul McCartney and (Red) Wings... and Penguins - Sportsnet.ca

The Beatles legend and all-around music icon Sir Paul McCartney has some ties to the NHL — in the form of two stickers placed strategically on one of his most famous guitars. Here's why.
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12:53am - Thu 08 Aug
Jari Kurri Gretzky's wingman during Oilers dyansty
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12:48am - Thu 08 Aug

Chicago Blackhawks legend Stan Mikita dead at 78 - Sportsnet.ca

The Chicago Blackhawks have announced the passing of legend Stan Mikita at age 78.
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2:50pm - Sat 03 Aug
Eddie Shore was Bruins' first great defenseman
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2:49pm - Sat 03 Aug
Mike Bossy had record nine straight 50-goal seasons
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2:40pm - Sat 03 Aug
Top 10 Pavel Datsyuk Goals Of His Career
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2:35pm - Sat 03 Aug

Art Ross

The first authorized biography of Art Ross, Hockey Hall of Famer, NHL founding father, and long-time member of the Boston Bruins.
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1:46pm - Fri 02 Aug

Dale Hawerchuk

We imagine that in the 1980’s that Dale Hawerchuk pretty much owned the Province of Manitoba in the 1980’s. Coming off a spectacular junior career, Ha...
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1:42pm - Fri 02 Aug
Denis Savard Inducted Into the Hockey Hall of Fame (Nov. 13, 2000)
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1:38pm - Fri 02 Aug

TBT: Ian Turnbull's record setting night in Toronto

#TBT – 41 years ago this week, Ian Turnbull set the NHL record for defencemen, scoring five goals in a game. The Toronto Maple Leafs blueliner also...
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5:33am - Thu 01 Aug

Hockey Hall of Famer Denis Potvin Announces Retirement from Broadcasting

SUNRISE, Fla. - Denis Potvin in conjunction with the Florida Panthers and FOX Sports Florida announced today his retirement from television broadcasting.
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5:31am - Thu 01 Aug

A Montreal hockey legend was born on this day in 1921 | CBC Archives

He started out with team management doubting his durability. But Maurice Richard went on to win eight Stanley Cups with the Montreal Canadiens.
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2:03pm - Wed 31 Jul

Lindros finally heading into Hockey Hall of Fame

Eric Lindros admitted he knew exactly when the Hockey Hall of Fame's selection committee met each year. Yet, when he received the call from Hall of Fame chairman Lanny McDonald on Monday informing him he had been voted into the 2016 induction class, Lindros was in his car driving home with his wife.As excited as Lindros was to get the call, he didn't pull over.
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1:36pm - Wed 31 Jul

Mr. Hockey and The Great One Square Off in NHL for First Time

On Nov. 17, 1979, hockey icons Wayne Gretzky and Gordie Howe played their first NHL game against each other. Gretzky would go on to play his idol three more times.
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1:54pm - Mon 29 Jul
Retrobites: Foster Hewitt (1956) | CBC
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1:53pm - Mon 29 Jul
Dave Keon led Toronto to three straight Cup titles
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1:50pm - Mon 29 Jul
Don Cherry explains what makes Hockey Night in Canada so special
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1:44pm - Mon 29 Jul
Sergei Fedorov Hart Trophy Season Highlights (1993-94)
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3:31pm - Sun 28 Jul
Defector Alexander Mogilny Story
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4:17am - Sun 28 Jul
Bernie 'Boom Boom' Geoffrion popularized slap shot
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4:14am - Sun 28 Jul
Johnny Bucyk served as captain of 'Big Bad Bruins'
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4:11am - Sun 28 Jul
Tim Horton had legendary strength, anchored Toronto D
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4:09am - Sun 28 Jul
Darryl Sittler once scored 10 points in one game
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4:03am - Sun 28 Jul
Frank Mahovlich - 1972 Summit Series Game 2, Goal 5
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3:58am - Sun 28 Jul
Guy Lafleur Last Goal Ever in Montreal!!! Sunday March 14, 2010
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3:57am - Sun 28 Jul
Gordie Howe's Final NHL Goal #giveittocheech
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1:57pm - Thu 25 Jul

Great Canadians: Cassie Campbell-Pascall

Great Canadians: Cassie Campbell-Pascall

The former Captain Canada and two-time Olympic gold medallist shares the lessons hockey taught her, and why...
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1:47pm - Thu 25 Jul
Brett Hull Slapshot Goals Compilation
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1:43pm - Thu 25 Jul

NHL100: Chris Chelios

Standout American defenseman played in 26 seasons, won three Norris Trophies and Stanley Cup titles with Montreal (once) and Detroit (twice)
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1:35pm - Thu 25 Jul
All-Time Slapshots Al MacInnis
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1:32pm - Thu 25 Jul
Larry Robinson
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2:06pm - Wed 24 Jul
Phil Housley 2 Man Shorthanded Goal
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1:39pm - Tue 23 Jul

15 years later: Jordin Tootoo makes NHL debut (Inuktitut)

Fifteen years ago today, Rankin Inlet's Jordin Tootoo became the first Inuk to ever play in the National Hockey League. Check out a report on his debut...
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1:51pm - Mon 22 Jul

Flashback Friday: Organist Ejected by Referee for Playing "Three Blind Mice" - Scouting The Refs

Referees don't take too kindly to taunts from the arena crew, as one organist found out.
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1:49pm - Mon 22 Jul

1993 Stanley Cup flashback: Why Brian Bellows was benched in Game 2

Flashback: As the Canadiens got ready for Game 3 in L.A., coach Jacques Demers explained why he was upset with Brian Bellows’s play.
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4:02pm - Sun 21 Jul

Bernie Parent - Legends of Hockey

Before Mario and Sid, Bernie Parent was the first to win back-to-back Cups and Conn Smythe Trophies.

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3:58pm - Sun 21 Jul
Gump Worsley Vintage North Stars Footage Hall of Famer
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3:56pm - Sun 21 Jul

1971 Cup Final: Dryden wins MVP

May 18: In his playoffs debut, Montreal Canadiens goaltender Ken Dryden wins the Conn Smythe Trophy as the playoffs' most valuable player
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