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June 22nd, 2013

Blackhawks, Bruins Take Different Approaches To National Anthem

In the NHL Stanley Cup Finals, the Chicago Blackhawks and the Boston Bruins went into overtime three times en route to splitting the first four games. The teams have shown some serious sports symmetry, but as Only A Game’s Doug Tribou reports they take very different approaches to the national anthem.

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.

Interview
June 8th, 2013

NHL Broadcaster Mike ‘Doc’ Emrick On The Art Of Calling Hockey Games

Hall of Fame hockey broadcaster Mike “Doc” Emrick takes a break from calling the 2013 NHL playoffs to share the air with Bill Littlefield.

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.

In The News
May 18th, 2013

Family Sues NHL After Hockey Player’s Death

This week the family of deceased former NHL player Derek Boogaard filed a wrongful death lawsuit, accusing the league of over-medicating Boogaard and ignoring the consequences of the concussions that he had suffered. Nathan Fenno has written about the case for the Washington Times and spoke with Bill Littlefield about it.

In The News
May 11th, 2013

Seventh-Seeded Senators Set For Second Round

The seventh-seeded Ottawa Senators scored a major upset in the first round of the NHL playoffs, topping the Montreal Canadiens in five games. Ken Warren of the Ottawa Citizen joins Bill Littlefield to discuss the team’s recent success.

In The News
May 4th, 2013

Defending Champion Kings Fall Behind 2-0

The Los Angeles Kings need a big comeback if they’re going to defend their Stanley Cup title. The St. Louis Blues jumped out to a 2-0 lead over the Kings in their opening round playoff series. Helene Elliott of the L.A. Times joins Bill Littlefield for an update.

Feature
May 4th, 2013

‘You Can Play’ Promotes Acceptance In Pro Sports

The You Can Play Project, founded in 2012 by former Toronto Maple Leafs General Manager Brian Burke and his son Patrick, was created to promote tolerance in professional sports. Patrick Burke joins Bill Littlefield to discuss the group’s efforts and the impact of Jason Collins’s recent announcement.

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