This summer, NBC Sports’ social media team is conducting the #NHLGreatest initiative, designed for fans to choose the best player in each franchise’s history. Balloting was conducted through three platforms — Facebook, Twitter and Instagram — with thousands of votes being cast. 265 more words
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For better or worse, Anaheim Ducks head coach Bruce Boudreau seems to be the type who “rides the hot hand” with goalies rather than sticking with a No. 519 more words
Despite finishing 27th overall last season, Calgary had a surprisingly good season in some respects.
Rookie Sean Monahan scored 22 goals, 25-year old Mikael Backlund had his best season in a Flames jersey and team Captain Mark Giordano also had a career year as he entered the conversation for Team Canada’s Olympic squad as Coach Bob Hartley turned his Flames team in to one of the hardest working outfits in the league. 620 more words
CALGARY- Hockey stars and Olympic gold medalists will be among those proudly marching in Calgary’s Pride parade.
The festival kicks off around noon on Sunday, with a parade starting at Centre Street and 8th Avenue, then winding west toward Shaw Millenium Park. 93 more words