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July is the Cruelest Month

NHL Network is showing the 1987 Finals, Game 7, Flyers and Oilers right now.

EDIT: They followed that one with the Oilers / Bruins deciding game from the following year, and I then radically re-wrote this post. 306 more words

The Most Memorable Returns In Sports

By Ray Boyd

PHILADELPHIA, (CBS) — Every city has its sports heroes. Most cities also have to go through the pain of watching that hero walk away. 581 more words


(VIDEO) Cuba Gooding Jr. Wasted at NHL Awards

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. was a presenter at the 2014 NHL Awards Tuesday night and either Zdeno Chara checked him into the boards a little too hard backstage or Cuba was completely blotto. 63 more words


Cuba Gooding Jr. Was Incredibly Excited to Present at the NHL Awards [UPDATE]

UPDATE: Above is the full video of Cuba Gooding Jr.’s appearance at the NHL Awards. It is spectacular. Thanks, @HockeyWebcast]

Cuba Gooding Jr. was a presenter at the NHL Awards this evening. 80 more words


Recap: Mark Messier on MSG last night

Mark Messier was on MSG last night and spoke with Mike Keenan, Sam Rosen, Joe Micheletti and Bill Pidto:

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Mark Messier: 'Both Teams Have Shown Resiliency'

After getting shut out and embarrassed in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals, the New York Rangers are just one loss from playoff elimination, and one can only wonder if the psychological toll of Games 1 and 2 is finally being felt. 669 more words


Messier On WFAN: Rangers Should Still Feel Good Despite 0-2 Hole

NEW YORK (WFAN) — Don’t count Mark Messier as one of the many who think the Stanley Cup Final is already over.

The NHL Hall of Famer told WFAN’s Mike Francesa that despite having lost the first two games in Los Angeles the Rangers are in pretty good shape heading into Game 3 at home on Monday night, all things considered. 492 more words