The league’s decider of suspensions, Brendan Shanahan, will be very busy over the next few days, as he determines penalty length for a number of incidents, all of which occurred in Boston Bruins’ games last weekend. Last night the Bruins…Read more →The post Toronto Maple Leafs: Dion Phaneuf suspension hearing scheduled for tomorrow appeared first on The Hockey Daily.
I was a little late to the party, but I'm pretty sure that I snagged about 90% of the pre-Monday-evening Hockey Hall of Fame stories in Monday's practice post (no Chelios-P.K. Subban comparisons or Randy Carlyle talking an ex-roommate in Shanahan, but I did an OK job), and if you want to watch their induction speeches...Well, hell, they're worth re-posting...
It's a ritual of Hockey Hall of Fame induction weekend for members of the selection committee to read the plaques of incoming members.
As chairman Pat Quinn read Brendan Shanahan's on Friday, he paused to go off script.
''The only player in NHL history to record 600 goals and 2,000 penalty minutes,'' Quinn read aloud before ad-libbing. ''You can...
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November 11, 2013
Three Stanley Cups, 656 goals, 1,354 points in 1,524 games played and the "Shanahan Summit" under his belt.
"Meh?" Maybe, per NHL.com's Dan Rosen:
While praising the five new members who will be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman singled out his own employee as his "personal favorite." Brendan Shanahan...
If you're an NHL player, you probably don't appreciate somebody fooling with your stick. Unless that somebody is one of hockey's all-time greats. And the way he fools with it helps send you on your way to your own Hall of Fame career.
As Brendan Shanahan, a prolific scorer with 656 goals in 22 seasons, heads into the hockey Hall on Monday, NHL.com recounted the story...
Brendan Shanahan was on Sportsnet's Hockey Central at Noon and one of the topics discussed was the Ray Emery fight.
from Damien Cox of The Spin,
But the question NHL hanging judge Brendan Shanahan needs to ask himself is whether justice will be done if Kessel is suspended and the Buffalo Sabres don't receive any sanctions at all, not even a token fine.
If Shanahan chooses that option, he will be in effect opening the door to a strategy in which enforcers can jump star players on opposing...
Brendan Shanahan was capable of producing a Gordie Howe Hat Trick on any night.
He was a scorer, a playmaker and a fighter.
And now he's in the Hockey Hall of Fame.
Shanahan, who played nine of his 21 NHL seasons with the Detroit Red Wings, had to wait one more year than many expected, but he's in.
The announcement was made Tuesday afternoon with Shanahan, 44, joining...
Brendan Shanahan is a Hall of Fame player. What he was able to accomplish on the ice ranks with the all-time greats of the game.
But hockey is rooted in strong traditions and has a code of conduct that one is expected to uphold. Hockey players might be brutish on the ice, but the off-the-ice code calls for them to be gentlemen first and foremost.
Combining talent, personality and...
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Brendan Shanahan's gig as NHL disciplinarian has made him an unpopular man. But, as witnessed by a fan's photo, he seems to be taking it in stride.