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Hockey Legend Gordie Howe Dies at 88
June 10th, 2016 at 2:18 PM
Gordie Howe, known as Mr. Hockey because of his accomplishments and contributions to the sport he loved, died Friday. He was 88. Howe was diagnosed with dementia in 2012 and had a series of strokes in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman today released the following statement regarding the passing of...

Mats Zuccarello is the Face of Lion Bar
June 7th, 2016 at 10:56 AM
New York Rangers winger Mats Zuccarello is the new spokesman for Lion Bar, which is a popular chocolate bar in Europe. The video features four different advertisements that feature Zuccarello getting ready for game time in the locker room, hitting the showers, and sitting on the bench with the lion itself. Check...

Sam Rosen and Bob Verdi to Be Honored
June 4th, 2016 at 1:47 PM
From the NHL: New York Rangers play-by-play television announcer Sam Rosen and Chicago Blackhawks historian Bob Verdi will each be honored at the Hockey Hall of Fame NHL Media Awards Luncheon in Toronto on Nov. 14, the NHL Broadcasters Association and the Professional Hockey Writers Association announced Thursday. ***PHOTO1*** Rosen will receive the...

NHL Expansion Expected to Be Finalized June 22
June 1st, 2016 at 9:00 PM
The NHL's ongoing expansion process involving the Las Vegas and Quebec City markets is expected to be finalized at the Board of Governors meeting in Las Vegas on June 22, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said Monday. Commissioner Bettman, said he anticipates the Board of Governors will receive a recommendation on expansion...

Derick Brassard Cherishes Winning Gold for Team Canada
June 1st, 2016 at 4:33 PM
Derick Brassard's said the last time he represented his country in international competition was 11 years ago, and the only time he can remember having won a championship of any kind was as a youth midget hockey player back in his hometown of Hull, Quebec, Canada. However after helping Canada win...