1. NHL: Hurricane Strikes Peter Laviolette Out of Carolina

    Peter Laviolette was fired as head coach from the Carolina Hurricanes, and was replaced by none other then former Hurricanes coach Paul Maurice who was fired by the team in December of 2003 just 30 games after the season started...

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  2. Sean Avery Meeting Bettman on Thursday

    Stars co-general manager Brett Hull and Avery will meet commissioner Bettman at 10:30am on Thursday in New York. Yesterday's comments are not the first time Avery ran his mouth in public...

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  3. Sean Avery Suspended Indefinitely By The NHL

    Dallas Stars forward Sean Avery has been suspended indefinitely pending a hearing with NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman. He got suspended because of his inappropriate comments he made publicly about the personal lives of opposing players...

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  4. Alexei Kovalev or Saku Koivu: Who's the Better Canadiens Leader?

    For the last few weeks, both Miah and I were discussing who's the better leader on the Montreal Canadiens. Feel free to comment and give your own opinion. Miah wrote the Saku Koivu breakdown, while I wrote the Alexei Kovalev piece...

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  5. You Know You're a NHL Fan When...

    You're so tired that your team doesn't get close on winning the Stanley Cup you build one yourself and donate it to the team. You wish the Hanson Brothers were in the NHL...

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  6. You Know You're a Montreal Canadiens Fan When: Part Three

    You secretly have a crush on one of the players. Even if you're not at the Bell Centre, you turn the rally towel at home during the playoffs. You think the city of Montreal should have its own replica of the Stanley Cup...

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  7. Gary Bettman Is Fired Because Of His Mismanagement...

    That's what NHL fans want to hear. Unfortunately we’re stuck with him. Yet he got away a lot. Decades old rivalries were destroyed because of him. His Idea of an expansion is giving teams to cities where they never seen snow or ice...

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  8. You Know You're a Montreal Canadiens Fan When...Part II

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  9. You Know You're a Montreal Canadiens Fan When...

    You know you're a Canadiens fan when... The number 21, 273 means something to you. You still watch Bob Cole's call of the final minute of the 1993 Stanley Cup Final and get goose-bumps...

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  10. You Know You're a Hockey Fan When...

    You punish your kids with "minors," "majors," and "misconducts." You call a trip to the Hockey Hall of Fame a "pilgrimage." You can say "Khabibulin," "Tkachuk," "Jagr," "Leschyshyn," and "Nikolishin" without getting tongue-tied...

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  11. Mats Sundin: A Mid-December Return?

    Mats Sundin is thinking about a possible mid-Dec. return to the NHL. 11 teams, including the Toronto Maple leafs, are interested in his services. "Mats is currently training daily with the intention to return," Sundin's agent, J...

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  12. NHL: Did You Know? Fun Facts

    Most Bizarre Penalty Randy Pierce of the Colorado Rockies was so thrilled with his goal at 19:27 of the third period in their franchise's first win over the New York Islanders in ...

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  13. Fun Fact About The NHL's 500 Goals Club

    The three of greatest goal scorers, the New York Islanders' Mike Bossy (Jan. 2, 1986), Edmonton's Wayne Gretzky (Nov. 22, 1986) and Los Angeles' Jari Kurri (Oct. 17, 1992) scored their 500th goals into empty nets...

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  14. Fun Facts About the NHL Playoffs

    Longest Moment One of the most exciting things about Stanley Cup playoff hockey is sudden-death overtime. When the next goal decides the winner, games can go on for hours and hours...

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  15. Cop Talk: Former NHL Coach Pat Burns

    Before coaching in the QMJHL, AHL, and NHL, Pat Burns was a police officer in Gatineau, Quebec. Here are a few of his memorable quotes while coaching in the NHL: When asked to comment an article ...

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  16. September 1972 Will Be a September To Remember

    "I know what I felt at the end. I suspect most players felt the same. That is, that moment of celebration, of triumph, followed by incredible relief...

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  17. Habs Players Say The Dardnest Things: Part II

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  18. A Hockey Mom and Proud of It

    Well the republicans have lost the elections, but a few days before Artist Frank Cipra designed one of his trademark air-brush goalie mask to none other then Sarah Palin...

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  19. The Mask the NHL Doesn't Want

    His mask is recognized everywhere, but Jason Voorhees’ mask is one you don’t want to see in the NHL. The mask first appeared in the third ‘Friday the 13th’ movie...

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  20. The NHL Honors Linesman Ray Scapinello

    Ray Scapinello hasn’t stopped smiling. He’s part of the new class of inductees into the Hall of Fame. With four decades and 2,508 regular season and 426 playoffs Scapinello has never missed a single game he was assigned too...

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  21. The 1976 Cult Movie Mask that Didn't Make it to the NHL

    He never played a single game in the NHL, but Denis Lemieux (whose real name is Yvon Barette) will always be remembered as the allergy stricken, small goalie for the Charlestown Chiefs from the 1976 cult hockey movie Slap Shot...

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  22. Carey Price: A Country Music Fan between the Pipes

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  23. NHL Masks of Legends: Jacques Plante

    November 1, 1959. The Montreal Canadiens are playing the New York Rangers. Right winger Andy Bathgate of the New York Rangers caught Jacque Plante right on the nose with a strong shot cutting him open...

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  24. NHL Masks of Legends: Ken Dryden

    Ken Dryden's “target mask” was created by James Homuth. Homuth was a professional firefighter and a recreational goaltender from Ottawa who made hockey masks as a hobby. He knew what the challenges were for a goaltender wearing a mask...

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  25. NHL Masks Of Legends: Gilles Gratton

    The mask was often related as a lion mask. Some people say that Gratton, who also had the nickname “Gratoony the Loony,” chose the lion as the design since his astrological sign is Leo...

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