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March 15th, 2014

Female Olympic Goalie Joins Men’s Pro Hockey League

Fresh off winning a gold medal in Sochi with the Canadian national team, Shannon Szabados is back on the ice. But now she’s in the U.S., skating in Georgia with men’s pro team. She tells Bill Littlefield about the transition.

Commentary
March 12th, 2014

H.S. Hockey Game Produces Seven Overtimes, Two Champions

On Saturday, two Ohio high school hockey teams played a state championship to remember. The game lasted seven overtimes before the teams were declared co-champions. Bill Littlefield weighs in on the decision to stop the game.

Interview
December 21st, 2013

David-Alexandre Beauregard: One Eye, 20 Years, 540 Goals

David-Alexandre Beauregard spent 20 years playing minor league hockey. He might have made it to the NHL had it not been for an accident that left him blind in one eye. Beauregard and Sports Illustrated’s Jon Wertheim join us to tell the story.

Profile
July 20th, 2013

Devils’ Kovalchuk Returns To The Land Of The Lower Tax Rate

Why would an NHL star walk away from a lucrative contract to play for a lesser league? Former New Jersey Devil Ilya Kovalchuk will play for the Kontinental Hockey League next year, and the Wall Street Journal’s Mike Sielski says he’ll benefit from Russia’s lower tax rate.

Feature
July 13th, 2013

‘Slap Shot’ Celebrates 35 Years Of Pucks, Punches And Profanity

In 1977, a recipe of minor league hockey, swearing and violence produced an enduring piece of sports cinema. 2012 marked the 35th anniversary of ‘Slap Shot’. Only A Game’s Doug Tribou looks at the staying power of the hockey comedy that starred Paul Newman and three bruising, bespectacled brothers.

In The News
June 29th, 2013

Lockout? What Lockout? NHL Stanley Cup Finals Cap Wild Postseason

The Chicago Blackhawks hoisted the Stanley Cup in Boston after rallying to beat the Bruins in Game 6 on Monday. After a lockout that nearly killed the season, the NHL roared back and closed out the campaign with the first Finals matchup of “Original Six” teams since 1979. Only A Game’s Doug Tribou reports.

In The News
June 15th, 2013

Blackhawks, Bruins Face Off For Stanley Cup

Boston made quick work of Pittsburgh to win the NHL Eastern Conference Finals, but the Chicago Blackhawks aren’t going so quietly. Chicago took Game 1, and Helene Elliott of the Los Angeles Times thinks the Bruins have a big challenge ahead of them.

Only A Blog
June 6th, 2013

Bobby Orr … On A Pinball Machine … In A Blackhawks Uniform

On a recent trip to Chicago, OAG senior producer Gary Waleik discovered an unusual piece of Blackhawks memorabilia featuring Boston Bruins icon Bobby Orr.

In Depth
June 1st, 2013

NHL’s Penguins, Bruins Linked By History … And Jagr

In the NHL’s Eastern Conference Finals, Pittsburgh is paired with Boston. As Only A Game’s Doug Tribou reports, the teams have some history…but a lot of it happened in another era. Just ask Jaromir Jagr.

Interview
May 25th, 2013

San Jose Sharks Try To Avoid Another Early Exit

The San Jose Sharks are on the brink of an early exit from the NHL postseason…again. Bill speaks with David Pollak of the San Jose Mercury News about the Sharks’ chances of finally hoisting Lord Stanley’s Cup.

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