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Book Review: 'The Battle of Alberta - The Historic Rivalry Between the Edmonton Oilers & Calgary Flames' by Mark Spector

Hockey history always makes for good reading. Reading about historic rivalries is even better.

“The Battle of Alberta” is a fantastic book for the hockey historian or just fans of the sport. 288 more words


Kelly McParland: Perhaps Canadian currency should be a people-free zone

If anything about Canadians is self-evident it must surely be this: when it comes to the public display of national symbols, we are incapable of any but the most mushy compromises. 725 more words

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Should #9 be retired in British hockey?

It’s a subject that’s come up a few times recently since the man dubbed ‘The Scottish Gretzky’ announced he’d be hanging up his skates following the 2014/15 season with the Manchester Phoenix. 670 more words

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Justin Verlander, Kid Rock And Wayne Gretzky Hang Out [PHOTO]

By: Evan Jankens

If those walls could talk …

This morning, Tigers ace Justin Verlander posted a photo of himself hanging out with Detroit’s very own Kid Rock and “The Great One” Wayne Gretzky. 255 more words


bruce bennett: have to get up in the morning, shoot a hockey game each day

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He’s been called, inevitably, the Wayne Gretzky of hockey photography, as well as the Einstein. Both are meant to measure and honour Bruce Bennett’s rinkside genius with a camera, of course; the latter pays additional tribute to his grey head of mad-scientist hair. 1,029 more words


The greatest player his sport has ever seen has a daughter who is hotter than his game ever was

Wayne Gretzky is unquestionably hockey’s greatest player ever.

But his daughter, Paulina, is smokin’. The fiancee of golfer Dustin Johnson, Paulina Gretzky might be the greatest love of all. 76 more words


No Crosby vs McDavid: It's happened before

EDMONTON – Hockey fans were really looking forward seeing Sidney Crosby and Connor McDavid on the same sheet of ice Friday night.

That changed when McDavid broke his clavicle earlier this week. 108 more words