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Doug Harvey

Throughout the first 30 years of NHL history, there had been no better defenseman than Eddie Shore, but that was finally challenged in the mid-50s when Doug Harvey rose to dominance with the Montreal Canadiens. 1,008 more words


Flyers Opening Night Victory Against Sharks

I was not real sure what to expect from this opening night game in San Jose, but I will admit that I’m cautiously optimistic based on that performance.  482 more words


Leonard "Red" Kelly

Perhaps one of the most famously diverse players in NHL history was Red Kelly. Several star players have alternated between forward and defense, but arguably no one did it better than Kelly, though perhaps… 1,029 more words


Canucks Throughout History - Harold Snepsts

Harold Snepsts was drafted in the fourth round in 1974 as a twenty year-old by the Canucks and joined the Canucks on the upswing. Snepsts actually played in 27 games during his first year and though he managed only 1 goal and 3 points, his role was clear. 593 more words


Capitals Development Camp: Time to Scrimmage

Photos By Brittney Marcum

The men attending development camp at the Washington Capitals Arlington, Virginia training facility finally had a chance to show off their skills on Saturday. 479 more words

Canucks Throughout History - Dennis Kearns

Kearns, who was born in 1945 and joined the Canucks in 1971, was a unique sort of defenseman. At 5’9″, he was smaller than most defenders, but his 185 lb frame somewhat made up for his lack of vertical fortitude. 659 more words