Bob Pulford: The Only Kings Coach to Win the Jack Adams Award
Career highlights, stats and hockey cards for Bob Pulford. Pulford played his NHL career with the Toronto Maple Leafs and Los Angeles Kings.
Ron Stewart Triple Crown: Memorial Cup, Stanley Cup, Calder Cup
Highlights, stats and hockey card info for Ron Stewart. Ron played in the NHL with the Maple Leafs, Bruins, Rangers, St. Louis Blues and Vancouver Canucks.
Gary Bergman: Important Cog In Canada's 1972 Summit Series Win
Career info, hockey card info and stats for Gary Bergman. Bergman played in the NHL with Detroit Red Wings, Minnesota North Stars and Kansas City Scouts.
Gus Bodnar: Early Calder Trophy Winner With Toronto Maple Leafs
Highlights, stats and hockey card info for Gus Bodnar. Gus played in the NHL with the Toronto Maple Leafs, Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins.
The Long Island Lightning Company
For 1976-77, O-Pee-Chee and Topps included five hockey cards featuring standout lines in the National Hockey League for the 1975-76 season. The most valuable card of the five features the Long Island Lightning Company line of the New York Islanders. Basically, any card with Bryan Trottier’s face on it in the 1976-77 set was worth…Continue reading The Long Island Lightning Company
1961-62: The Year Topps Jumped the Gun on 2 Rookies
When O-Pee-Chee was back fresh on the hockey card scene in the late 1960’s and early 1970’s, Topps was known to exclude even high end rookies that were included in the O-Pee-Chee sets. Perhaps, this was a lesson learned from their 1961-62 set when they jumped the gun on two rookies that combined for a…Continue reading 1961-62: The Year Topps Jumped the Gun on 2 Rookies
Lindy Ruff: 1980-81 O-Pee-Chee Rookie Card
*Updated slightly – May, 2015* Lindy Ruff didn’t stay unemployed long in the National Hockey League. After being ditched by the Buffalo Sabres early in the 2012-13 season, Ruff was picked up by the Dallas Stars to be their head coach for the upcoming 2013-14 NHL season (a job he kept through 2014-15). Lindy has also…Continue reading Lindy Ruff: 1980-81 O-Pee-Chee Rookie Card
Wayne Merrick: Four Time Stanley Cup Champ (With New York Islanders)
Highlights, stats and hockey card information for Wayne Merrick. Wayne played in the NHL with the Blues, California Seals, Cleveland Barons and Islanders.
1960-61 Chicago Blackhawks: Rough And Tumble Journey To The Cup
The 1960-61 Chicago Blackhawks fought their way to a Stanley Cup championship. The team placed five players among the NHL's top ten for penalty minutes.
Bill Barber: Forever Number 7 In Philadelphia And Kitchener
Highlights, stats and hockey card info for Bill Barber. Barber played in the NHL with the Philadelphia Flyers and is a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame.
1970's NHL Amateur Draft: How Important Was The 1st Overall Pick?
A look at the 10 players selected 1st overall in the NHL Amateur Draft over the 1970's and how they compared, as a whole, with those that came behind them.
1970-71 NHL: Top 10 Goal Scoring Leaders
A look at the top ten goal scoring leaders for the 1970-71 NHL season. It was a record breaking year with Phil Esposito putting up 76 goals. As usual for the...
Warren Godfrey: 'Rocky' Defenseman With Boston And Detroit
Highlights, stats and hockey card info for Warren Godfrey. Rocky played in the National Hockey League with the Boston Bruins and Detroit Red Wings.