Gump Worsley was one of the last NHL goalies not to wear a mask. Gump Worsley should be remembered as one of hockey’s greatest goalies. He won the Stanley Cup four times between and won the Vezina Trophy twice in that span.
The Chicago Blackhawks’ Bobby Hull flashes a toothless smile in the dressing room after scoring his goal of the 1962 NHL season in the final regular season game. The Hall of Fame left wing and NHL All Star turned 75 on Jan.
Nicknames have always been a big part of hockey. As long as there have been teammates, there have been nicknames. Some are simple, some more obscure, but all are a way to make players seem more familiar and make us feel closer to them.