NHL history before 1945

The sports book Joining the Clubs: The Business of the National Hockey League to 1945 (2015) discusses the business history of the sport, with...

Helmet Cameras to reduce Referee abuse in Hockey

Hockey Officials in the amateur leagues increasingly wear body cameras for the same reason police do: to record the official's point-of-view and document actions for later...

IOC “Confident” in IIHF Finding Solution for NHL Participation at Pyeongchang 2018

Confidence has been expressed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that a solution will be found guaranteeing the participation of National Hockey League (NHL)...

Rolling the Dice in Las Vegas

It appears that the National Hockey League is betting that Las Vegas, Nevada will be an excellent place to set up shop. Though the...

Gordie was One of a Kind

Gordie Howe used to laugh about all the legendary stories, some true and some imagined about him as a hockey player including the Gordie...

Customers Matter in NHL Expansion Bid

Earlier this week a former National Hockey League player Georges Laraque who is now a radio announcer in Montreal told his listeners that it...

NHL Playoff first round matchups

Just in case you are wondering why a professor form the United States Sports Academy in Daphne Alabama would be writing about the NHL...

Canada is Mourning the Death of Hockey Legend Gordie Howe

Canada is mourning the death of hockey legend Gordie Howe with politicians and former players paying tribute and his hometown's flags lowered to half-staff...

N.Y. Islanders – Out

The Charles Wang era as the New York Islanders majority owner ended when Tampa Bay eliminated his club from the Stanley Cup Playoffs on...

NHL Players May Not Play in 2018 Olympics

The late George Young was one of the most astute men ever to be employed in the National Football League. George Young always figured...

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