GUELPH, Ontario (AP) Bruce Hood, the former NHL referee who worked 1,100 games over 21 seasons, died Friday of prostate cancer. He was 81.
Bruce Hood, the former NHL referee who worked 1,100 games over 21 seasons, died Friday of prostate cancer. He was 81.
Legendary goaltender Johnny Bower has died after a short battle with pneumonia, his grandson, John Bower, confirmed Tuesday night. He was 93. The Hall of Famer won four Stanley Cup championships with the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1960s, and played 12 seasons with the organization after spending parts of three campaigns with the New […]
Bower spent most of his 15-year NHL career with the Toronto Maple Leafs and won four Stanley Cups in the 1960s. “The entire Toronto Maple Leaf organization is deeply saddened following the passing of Johnny Bower,” Maple Leafs President Brendan Shanahan said in a statement. “Johnny was beloved by so
Former NHL defenseman Zarley Zalapski, who played his final season with the Flyers in 1999-00, died on Tuesday.
Former NHL defenseman Zarley Zalapski, who was involved in one of the most lopsided trade deadline deals in league history, died on Tuesday. He was 49. The cause of death was not immediately known for Zalapski, who represented his native Canada in the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, Alberta. Zalapski
Former NHL defenseman Zarley Zalapski has died at the age of 49. Ken King, president and CEO of the Calgary Flames, with whom Zalapski spent parts of five seasons, released the following statement: We are deeply saddened with the news of Zarley’s passing. We are proud that Zarley wore the Flames jersey; made Calgary his […]
Zarley Zalapski, who was the No. 4 overall pick by the Penguins in 1986 and went on to a 14-year career in the NHL, has died at age 49, the Calgary Flames said.
Dave Strader, the hockey broadcaster known affectionately as ''The Voice,'' has died after battling bile duct cancer for more than a year. The Dallas Stars said Strader died Sunday at his home in Glens Falls, New York. Strader was a play-by-play man with the Stars and a national broadcaster on NBC Sports.
Beloved NHL broadcaster Dave Strader died on Sunday morning at 62 after a year-long battle with cancer.
Dallas Stars television play-by-play announcer Dave Strader died Sunday morning of cholangiocarcinoma, a form of bile duct cancer. Strader began calling games for the Stars in 2015-16. In 2017, he received the Foster Hewitt Memorial Award recognizing his outstanding contributions to hockey broadcasting over his career. Known as "The Voice," Strader's career began in 1979, […]
Former NHL player Jeff Parker died Monday, 26 years after his hockey career was cut short by head injuries. The 53-year-old Parker was already involved in a class-action lawsuit against the NHL, which involves over 150 players and alleges that the league willfully ignored scientific research while putting