Joel Quenneville hired as coach of the Florida Panthers

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Joel Quenneville — who is second on the NHL’s all-time victory list — was hired to coach the Florida Panthers, who started their off-season with a splash. It’s also a reunion, after GM Dale Tallon hired Quenneville to coach Chicago in 2008 and wound up watching him win three Stanley Cups there in a six-year […]

January 14: This Day in NHL History

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Jan. 14 NHL History 1922: For the first time in the NHL, brothers on the same team score four goals in the same game. Defenseman Sprague Cleghorn and brother Odie Cleghorn each score four goals in the Canadiens’ 10-6 win against the visiting Hamilton Tigers. 1936: The New York Rangers and coach Lester Patrick each reach an NHL milestone […]

July 7: This Day in NHL History

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July 7 NHL History 1969: Center Joe Sakic, the greatest player in the history of the Colorado Avalanche franchise, is born in Burnaby, British Columbia. The Quebec Nordiques take Sakic with the No. 15 pick in the 1987 NHL Draft. He’s an NHL regular two seasons later and is named captain in 1992. After the Nordiques […]

NHL Rumors: Leafs, Blackhawks, Red Wings

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The Toronto Sun: Steve Simmons is reporting that five teams contacted the Toronto Maple Leafs after the NHL trade deadline to further discuss their interest in captain Dion Phaneuf. Among the five were the Boston Bruins, where former GM Peter Chiarelli is now in Edmonton. TSN Radio: Bob McKenzie was on Toronto’s TSN 1050 and […]