As you probably know by now, the Phoenix Coyotes are staying in Glendale, but they’ll be changing their name to the Arizona Coyotes to reflect the fact they aren’t in Phoenix. Now anyone with a modicum of common sense knows that this is a venture that is almost certain to fail, given how much money … Read more…
Earlier this season, I was covering a game between the Ottawa Senators and Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Centre. The Senators were trailing in the third period when Ottawa defenceman Andre Benoit threw a point shot through traffic that somehow found the back of the net. Tie game, right?
The Hart, the Vezina, the Norris — they also come with a cheque from the league. Here’s what it pays to be really good at the game of ice hockey
The National Hockey League sees itself as something of a guardian of the game, which might surprise you if you, say, tried to watch an NHL game in October, November or December.
With the pending ratification of the new NHL CBA this week, I’ll be posting some of the more interesting components of the 2005 agreement, which will soon be toast. Today, the club rules, wherein players are told not to smoke where people can see them.