History

When the WHA Began Play

40 years ago, the greatest opponent in the National Hockey League's history first drew breath, as pucks dropped in the first games of the World Hockey Association.

Shannon Szabados Played with the Men and Beat Them

It was on this day ten years ago that Shannon Szabados began her career as the first female player to truly belong in high-level men's hockey. More than a publicity stunt, she became the best goalie in the Alberta Junior Hockey League.

Canada's Worst Hockey Team of All Time

On this day, the AJHL's The Pass Red Devils lost a game. And they didn't stop losing for a while...

Britain's Greatest

On this day, 31 years ago, the greatest British player in ice hockey history made his professional debut. His name is Tony Hand, and he's still the dominant factor in British hockey today.

Mike Grier: My Favourite Post-Dynasty Oiler

The latest in C&B's series on favourite Oilers of the last twenty years

The Oilers Top 25 Under 25... On May 20, 1984

A look at the depth in the Oilers' system... from 1984

Full Moon Marks End Of Loony Series

The Moon is blood red as I write this, in a total eclipse, lit only by refraction of all the sunsets and sunrises ringing Earth. It's a deep central eclipse, its totality fully 100 minutes in...

Paul Henderson, Iconic and Devoted Canadian

A conversation with Canadian icon Paul Henderson during his jersey tour.

Rod's Retirement Roast: Fans' Roundtable

A fans' roundtable to celebrate the 37-year career of Oilers' play-by-play man Rod Phillips.

The Kidnapping of Bengt-Åke Gustafsson

How the first showdown between the Oilers and Capitals went Washington's way in a controversial decision.

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