The Next Wave Of American Goaltenders Are Big, But They Know They Have Big Shoes To Fill
Anthony Stolarz, John Gibson and Jon Gillies represent the next wave of young American goaltenders who may become future NHL stars. (Photos by Getty Images)
Friday, August 3, 2012 - 14:05
Day With Cup A Crowning Jewel For Kings’ Defenseman
After the whirlwind week that followed the Los Angeles Kings’ Stanley Cup victory, who could blame Alec Martinez if he wants something a little more low key for his day with the Cup.
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 - 15:57
What’s Behind The Rise Of American Goaltenders In The NHL?
As Los Angeles Kings netminder Jonathan Quick was raising the Stanley Cup over his head in June, he was also helping to raise the profile of American-born goaltenders up another notch.
For the second...
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 - 14:48
Former NHL And Olympic Star Keith Tkachuk Is Giving Back To The Game In A Big Way
After 19 seasons in the NHL, Hall of Famer Keith Tkachuk is passing on his considerable hockey knowledge to the next generation of players in St. Louis, including his 14-year-old son, Matthew.
Thursday, May 24, 2012 - 12:04
Vitale Enjoying Life In The Middle Of The Action
As a diehard St. Louis Blues fan, Joe Vitale witnessed the start of many NHL games at the Kiel Center.
But as fate would have it, seldom did he make it to the end. That’s just the way it is...
Friday, May 18, 2012 - 17:15
The Debate Over Facial Protection In College Hockey Seems To Be Coming To A Head
After wearing full facial protection in college, players like Derek Stepan can make the transition to wear half shields once they turn pro.
The fall of 2010 was an eye-opening time for Derek Stepan....
Thursday, March 29, 2012 - 14:33
It Takes A Small And Dedicated Army To Keep Track Of What Takes Place On The Ice At An NHL Game
It’s a little more than an hour until warm-ups begin as Peggy Bohm, Bob Lundy and Tim Atwater sit down for their pregame meal. The digital wall clock inside the...
Friday, February 24, 2012 - 17:09
A Compilation of the Illustrated NHL
This probably won’t come as much of a surprise, but we tend to get a lot of drawings of team logos, primarily from the NHL, (though other leagues and their teams tend to make frequent...
Tuesday, February 14, 2012 - 13:55
A Local Legacy Of Leadership Can Be Found Among A Trio Of NHL Captains
Somewhere along the way, folks in the National Hockey League forgot how to spell New Yorck.
What, you say? New Yorck with a “ck” at the end. Obviously, too many pucks to the head, right?...
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 - 17:33
After Reaching An NHL Milestone, Dan Schachte Shows No Signs Of Slowing Down
As an NHL linesman, Dan Schachte prefers to toil in anonymity.
So when he set the mark for the most NHL games worked by an American official, the Madison, Wis., native preferred that it be kept...
Tuesday, December 6, 2011 - 11:08