Philadelphia Flyers Keith Yandle Sets New Ironman Mark

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Philadelphia Flyers defenceman Keith Yandle has broken the NHL’s consecutive game record. Yandle played in his 956th straight game when he took the ice for the Flyers against the New York Islanders. The 35-year-old blueliner broke the record set by former Montreal Canadiens and Hartford Whalers centre Doug Jarvis. It's official. #PHIvsNYI is underway! #BringItToBroad […] READ MORE







Flashing Back to the NHL/WHA Merger

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 Flashback to 1979 when the NHL and WHA merged In the summer of 1979, the World Hockey Association had had enough of the draining financial fight it had waged with the NHL. The more established hockey league was done with the battle as well. The two parties agreed in June of that year to put […] READ MORE


Franchise Best: 1985-86 Hartford Whalers

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Last season, our Franchise Best series talked about the best season in each team’s respective history. However, what about some of the teams that don’t exist anymore? There have been plenty of memorable teams that are no longer with us. Today we look at the Franchise Best season for the 1985-86 Hartford Whalers.  History  The […] READ MORE


John Ziegler Jr. Former NHL President Passes Away

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The former 4th president of the NHL, John Ziegler Jr. has passed away at age 84. His passing was confirmed in a statement Friday by current NHL commissioner Gary Bettman. John Ziegler Jr. passes away at age 84 John Ziegler, 4th president of the NHL, has passed away. He was living in Florida at the […] READ MORE