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Phoenix Coyotes Preseason Countdown: 9 Days

Today's edition of the Countdown looks at the two players who have worn number nine for this franchise.

Revisiting Florida's Hockey History

You'll have to look far earlier than the Panthers and Lightning when seeking the historical genesis of professional pucks in the land of palm trees, space launches & Mickey Mouse.

Florida Hockey History: Jacksonville Barons

The rise of the WHA in 1972 pushed the legendary AHL Barons franchise out of Cleveland, all the way down to Jacksonville, where it would ultimately be laid to rest.

Pre-Calgary: Flames Fail To Ignite Atlanta

Despite making the playoffs 6 times in eight seasons, the Atlanta Flames were ultimately forced to head north for Calgary.

Would A Second WHA Have Market Access And Competitive Arenas?

Would a second coming of the WHA have access to hockey markets and competitive arenas to create a successful league?

Frozen Grounds: The Lesson of the Winnipeg Jets

Sports fans in Seattle may be getting excited at the prospect of getting the Sonics "back". But in truth, they'll never get the actual Sonics franchise back. Just ask hockey fans in Winnipeg.

The NHLPA Needs Leverage, Another Rebel League Is Needed

Could the players talk their way into a second Rebel League, a second WHA?

Looking back on the first meeting between the Habs and Jets

With the NHL returning to Winnipeg, here's a look back at the first meeting between the Montreal Canadiens and Manitoba's first NHL franchise.

I'm Saving Hockey: A BTN May 22nd Recap

Ben's Grandpa provides expert insight into this week's BTN articles.

It's Time To Acknowledge The WHA

On this day 32 years ago the Oilers and Jets played the last game in WHA history. Today in Edmonton the WHA has been all but forgotten. There are seven years of Oilers history tied to the WHA and with 32 NHL now under our belts I see no better time than now to start recognizing and celebrating the OIlers WHA history as the team enters their 40th anniversary season.

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