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WHA's Happening?

So today is Canada Day. Happy Canada to any other Canadians out there and enjoy the BBQ today.

It’s also free agent frenzy day. In both the NBA and NHL it’s the start of silly season where middling players get huge contracts as they are seen as the missing piece of the puzzle. 170 more words

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hat band

Top Hat: You may have missed the hat-themed party they threw for Bobby Hull in Chicago that February in 1969, but never mind: details — and a list of selected hats — are… 33 more words

Artifacts

BIG Blackhawks and Stars Mailday Yesterday!

I know many in the hobby dislike what eBay and the internet as a whole have done to collecting.  It’s certainly hurt brick-and-mortar local card shops and caused many others (that couldn’t adapt and USE it to their advantage) to close. 548 more words

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Kylie Jenner at the Grand Opening of Sugar Factory

Chicago Professional Photographer  | Sharon Gaietto Photography

In January, I photographed the grand opening of Sugar Factory in Rosemont. The crowd braved the chilly conditions, to get a glimpse of… 231 more words

Sharon Gaietto Photography

Tall Boys #20 - Bobby Hull

Years ago (might be 10, might be 20), I was at a destination card shop in downtown Toronto and got into a conversation with the owner.   829 more words

Part 2 - Winnipeg Jets WHA History...a couple of guys named Anders & Ulf show up

© Geoff Brookes

Hard times fell on the Winnipeg Jets. The team foundered during their second year (1973-74). Hull scored 53 goals, but had fewer assists, as his line mates failed to find the back of the net as much as they had in the Jets’ first season. 456 more words

Winnipeg Jets

A Fan's History of the Winnipeg Jets - The WHA years - the Unacknowledged Champions...by Geoff Brookes

(c) Geoff Brookes and Chuck Duboff

Chapter 1 – The WHA Winnipeg Jets – the Unacknowledged Champions
(by Geoff Brookes)

Part 1 – Major League Hockey Arrives in Winnipeg… 538 more words

Winnipeg Jets