November 27: This Day in NHL History

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THIS DATE IN HISTORY: Nov. 27 1941: The Boston Bruins tie an NHL record by scoring four goals in the 10-minute overtime period to defeat the Brooklyn Americans 6-2 at Madison Square Garden. Overtime is a mandatory 10-minute period before being discontinued in November 1942. When the NHL reinstitutes it in 1983, the format is changed to a […]

Arizona Coyotes hire Rick Tocchet as Head Coach

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The Arizona Coyotes have hired Rick Tocchet as the team’s next head coach, replacing Dave Tippett. TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger reports Tocchet signed a four-year deal with the Coyotes. Tocchet has been an assistant coach with the Pittsburgh Penguins since 2014 and is coming off back-to-back Stanley Cups with the team. The Coyotes parted ways with Tippett […]

July 8: This Day in NHL History

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July 8 NHL History 1992: The Detroit Red Wings sign Gordie Howe’s son, 37-year-old free agent defenseman Mark Howe. He spends the final three seasons of his NHL career with the Red Wings before retiring after the 1994-95 season. In 2011, he joins his father in the Hockey Hall of Fame. 1995: There’s a run […]