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Hockey Dressing Room - Brantford, Ontario, 1969

“Okay guys – that was a great — we really dominated the first period. But lets not get complacent out there with our 8 -0 lead. 374 more words


“You miss 100 percent of the shots you never take.”

- Wayne Gretzky



After arriving in Canada, my parents both got their first jobs here working in a factory.  They were paid a whopping $3.50/hour.  They also lived in a time, where the home mortgage rates were an unbelievable 15-18%.  649 more words


Book review: Howard Baldwin’s Slim and None captures fun and craziness of NHL ownership, but sweeps the dirt under the rug

Howard Baldwin isn’t a household name these days, but he has had a pretty thrilling life and he’s been at the centre of some of the most pivotal moments in the modern history of professional hockey. 557 more words

Cult Of Hockey

Peyton Manning Breaks All-Time Passing TD Record

Some records in sports are known and revered because they are incredibly rare and hard feats to accomplish. Examples of these are 800 goals in the NHL, 500 Home Runs in the MLB, and 500 Passing Touchdowns in the NFL. 202 more words


I bought a Calgary Flames T-shirt

Okay I said it. So there. I admit to it. I couldn’t help myself though.

My buddy had these great white T-shirts at his store that he was blowing out at $1.99 each. 156 more words

Let your Spirit Fly

Everyone needs inspiration to cope up with life’s challenges, a motivation to push us to our limits, and a sort of mantra to bestow us with strength. 382 more words