Do the Leafs Target Barry Trotz and fire Sheldon Keefe?

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It was every other 12 months of the Toronto Maple Leafs making the playoffs and another early first spherical go out for the crew. The Leafs had an superb year with a hundred and fifteen points but is trade needed for the team to have a protracted playoff run? Mirtle of The Athletic reviews, the […]

March 1: This Day in NHL History

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March 1 NHL History 1919: Newsy Lalonde of the Montreal Canadiens sets a Stanley Cup Playoff record by scoring five goals in a 6-3 win against the visiting Ottawa Senators. Lalonde still shares the record, which has been matched four times. 1968: The first-year Philadelphia Flyers find themselves without a home when the roof of the Spectrum […]

February 28: This Day in NHL History

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Feb. 28 NHL History 1929: The Chicago Blackhawks are shut out for an NHL-record eighth consecutive game. But they don’t go home empty-handed: Blackhawks goaltender Charlie Gardiner matches New York’s John Ross Roach in a scoreless tie at Chicago. Roach sets a Rangers record with his 13th shutout of the season. 1960: The United States wins its first hockey […]

August 6: This Day in NHL History

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August 6 NHL History 1997: Barry Trotz is named as the first coach of the Nashville Predators, who are scheduled to enter the NHL in the 1998-99 season. Trotz enjoys success as a minor league coach and leads Portland, then the American Hockey League affiliate of the Washington Capitals, to the Calder Cup in 1994. David […]

Barry Trotz hired by Capitals

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Former Nashville Predators coach Barry Trotz has been hired as the new head coach of the Washington Capitals. Trotz was fired by the Nashville Predators at the end of the season after 16 years as the only head coach in franchise history. Trotz coached 1,196 games with Nashville, second only to Gregg Popovich of the […]