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The National Hockey League was still in its infancy, consisting of just three teams: Toronto Hockey Club (still often called the “Blue Shirts” by...

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Hockey became an Olympic event in 1920, but that was just for me. It wasn't until 1998 that women were welcomed to play Olympic...

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(Photo: Toronto Granite Curling Club, 1885, via Wikimedia Commons) Competitive hockey in Toronto dates back to February 16, 1888, when two curling...

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(Photo of Boston Garden: yellow book , via Wikimedia Commons) With the Boston Bruins, Bep Guidolin began as a rookie player in...

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(Photo: North Avenue Ice Palace, Ice and refrigeration 8 (1895), via Wikimedia Commons) Like with many things in hockey’s earliest history, the...

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If Bryan Trottier wrote this post, he would be so humble that readers might not realize his achievements. The center said once, "Right...

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It took six seasons and 31 games before the Vancouver Canucks finally, on February 12, 1976, defeated the Montreal Canadiens during...

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The Detroit Free Press called it an “improbable, tense, weird game,” and the Vancouver Province described it as “one of the most bizarre National...

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During the 1930s and 1940s, the Boston Bruins sent out onto the ice three young men of German heritage - center Milt Schmidt...

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Charlie Conacher, who as a player played 12 seasons in the NHL—nine of them with the Toronto Maple Leafs—began his coaching career six years...