November 21, 2011 | MICHAEL FARBER
It was once the most thrilling—and for goalies the most menacing—play in the game. But in today's high-octane NHL, there's rarely enough time or space for the ballyhooed blast from the past
March 20, 2006 | Edited by Mark Bechtel and Stephen Cannella
AT FIRST, Bernie (Boom Boom) Geoffrion's nickname was not an entirely complimentary reference to his slap shot, a novelty he helped popularize in the NHL. Bestowed on him by a sportswriter when young Bernard played...
August 23, 1976 | Edited by Coles Phinizy
THE ODD WAR
December 23, 1974 | Edited by Andrew Crichton
•Dave Green, Cincinnati Bengals' punter, quoting his mother: "Your average would be better if you didn't have to kick to the cemetery corner."
December 04, 1972 | Mark Mulvoy
This time it is in appreciation of a joyous new Ice Age in Atlanta, where the expansion Flames are off and blazing and the neophyte fans are up and cheering