Monday, September 28, 2015

Ken Hitchcock 500th Win

February 19th 2009 - Ken Hitchcock becomes the 13th coach in NHL history to record 500 wins.

Win number 500 came as head coach of the Columbus Blue Jackets as they defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs.

As of the start of the 2015-2016 NHL season, Hitchcock, now head coach of the St. Louis Blues, stands 4th on the list of victories (behind Scotty Bowman, Al Arbour and Joel Quenneville) with 708.

Friday, September 25, 2015


1987 - Toronto Maple Leafs coach John Brophy admires the muscle of his newest defenceman, 18-year-old Luke Richardson; 

The Funny Side of Hockey

Wednesday, September 16, 2015


1990 First Round Draft Pick 
Jaromir Jagr
Pittsburgh Penguins
(Score Cards)

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Today in Hockey History (September 9th)

On this date in 1997 Mario Lemieux was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. He became just the eighth player in history to have his three-year waiting period waived.

Saturday, September 5, 2015

Today in NHL History (September 5th)

September 5th 2001 - The New York Islanders signed Alexi Yashin to a 10-year $90 million contract. It was the biggest deal in NHL history. 

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Today in NHL History

September 3rd 1966
Bobby Orr signs his first NHL contract with the Boston Bruins.