From the Stockton Thunder Website, the Thunder, Edmonton Oilers and SJ Sharks are going to make a major announcement on Monday Aug 2nd.
Thursday, July 22, 2010
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AM800 news has learned that former NHL star Bob Probert has died after efforts to revive him when he was rushed to a Windsor hospital with no vital signs. Probert, a former Detroit Red Wing forward, was on a boat in Lake St. Clair when an emergency call was made. EMS and fire met the boat and started CPR, but sources say Probert was not revived.
Saturday, July 3, 2010
If you can believe it Teemu Selanne is celebrating his 40th birthday today!
He joined the NHL in 1992 with the Winnipeg Jets and scored his first NHL goal October 8th against Jeff Hackett of the San Jose Sharks. He went on to break the rookie record for goals in a season with 76 and 132 points for the rookie record for points in a season.
Here is list of the records he holds or shares
- Winter Olympic Games all-time points leader with 20+18=38 points
- NHL single-season record for goals by a rookie (76 in 1992–93)
- NHL single-season record for points by a rookie (132 in 1992–93)
- NHL single season record for most goals by a European player (76 in 1992–93 tied with Alexander Mogilny)
- NHL calendar month record for most goals (20 in March 1993)
- Anaheim Ducks franchise record for career points (743)
- Anaheim Ducks franchise record for career goals (352)
- Anaheim Ducks franchise record for career assists (391)
- Anaheim Ducks franchise record for career power-play goals (110, established February 24, 2008)
- Anaheim Ducks franchise record for career hat-tricks (12 as of October 31, 2008)
- Anaheim Ducks franchise playoff record for points scored (30, established April 13, 2007)
- Anaheim Ducks single-season record for power-play goals (25, established in 1998–1998 and tied in 2006–2007)
- Anaheim Ducks single-season record for points (109, established in 1996–1997)
- Anaheim Ducks single-season record for goals (52, established 1997–1998)
- Winnipeg Jets/Phoenix Coyotes single-season record for goals (76, established 1992–1993) (as a rookie)
- Winnipeg Jets/Phoenix Coyotes single-season record for points (132, established 1992–1993) (as a rookie)
- First European to score a hat-trick in an NHL All-Star game (1998)
- First player in NHL history over the age of 35 to record consecutive seasons with 40-plus goals
- One of only three European-trained players, along with Jaromir Jagr (646) and fellow Finn Jari Kurri (601), to score more than 600 goals (606), a record for Finnish NHL players
- Most recent NHL player, along with Mogilny, to score 70 goals in a season
And he was a member of the 2007 Stanley Cup Champion Anaheim Ducks.