Category Archives: Hockey

Jamaican by blood, Canandian Herb Carnegie, 92, was ‘best hockey player never to play in NHL’

Herb Carnegie, who many considered the best hockey player to never play in the National Hockey League, died Friday in Toronto. Carnegie, 92, was the first black hockey player to be offered a shot at playing in the NHL. In

Jamaican by blood, Canandian Herb Carnegie, 92, was ‘best hockey player never to play in NHL’

Herb Carnegie, who many considered the best hockey player to never play in the National Hockey League, died Friday in Toronto. Carnegie, 92, was the first black hockey player to be offered a shot at playing in the NHL. In

Ron Caron, 82 led St. Louis Blues during their glory days

MONTREAL – Hockey, as we know it, has been blessed with special people who, in their own way, have contributed hugely to teams they regard as family. Some don’t consider it a good day unless they’re enveloped in the glare

Ron Caron, 82 led St. Louis Blues during their glory days

MONTREAL – Hockey, as we know it, has been blessed with special people who, in their own way, have contributed hugely to teams they regard as family. Some don’t consider it a good day unless they’re enveloped in the glare

‘Iron Man’ Johnny Wilson, 82, played 580 consecutive NHL games with Red Wings, Black Hawks and Maple Leafs

LIVONIA, Mich. – Johnny Wilson, an All-Star forward who set a National Hockey League record by appearing in 580 consecutive games, and who played on four Stanley Cup championship teams with the Detroit Red Wings in the 1950s, died on

‘Iron Man’ Johnny Wilson, 82, played 580 consecutive NHL games with Red Wings, Black Hawks and Maple Leafs

LIVONIA, Mich. – Johnny Wilson, an All-Star forward who set a National Hockey League record by appearing in 580 consecutive games, and who played on four Stanley Cup championship teams with the Detroit Red Wings in the 1950s, died on