Fresh off another Cup win, Mark Recchi says he could still skate a shift

Mark Recchi is running out of room for Stanley Cup tattoos. The former Bruins assistant captain wrapped up his 22-year playing career in 2011, announcing his retirement soon after the B’s brought the Stanley Cup home to Boston for the first time in 39 years. The Cup win wrapped up a career which included 1,652 […] The post Fresh off another Cup win, Mark Recchi says he could...
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July 02, 2016

Mark Recchi still waiting on Hockey Hall of Fame to call

Mark Recchi spent 22 years in the NHL. He’ll need to wait at least one more to find out whether he’s a Hall of Famer. Recchi failed Monday to garner the votes necessary for induction in the Hockey Hall of Fame, falling short for the third time since he became eligible in 2014. While the four members of the Hall’s Class of 2016 — forwards Eric Lindros and Sergei Makarov...
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June 27, 2016  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name every player in Pittsburgh Penguins history with a 100+ point season

A member of the Pittsburgh Penguins has registered a 100+ point season 34 times. How many of these NHL players can you name? Clue: Season(Number of points)
April 26, 2016  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name the players on both 1990-91 and 1991-92 Stanley Cup-winning Pittsburgh Penguins teams

27 players were on both 1990-91 and 1991-92 Stanley Cup-winning Pittsburgh Penguins teams. How many of these NHL players can you name? Clue: Number/Position
April 26, 2016  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name every NHL All-Star Game MVP

Since the NHL All-Star Game first announced an MVP in 1962, the honor has been awarded 46 times. How many NHL All-Star Game MVPs can you name? Note: There were no NHL ASGs in 1966, 1979, 1987, 1995, 2005, 2006, 2010, 2013, and 2014.
February 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Mark Recchi Earns MVP Honors As Bruins Win Winter Classic Alumni Game

FOXBORO, Mass. — Upward of 40,000 fans packed Gillette Stadium on Thursday to see a collection of former Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens dust off their skates in the 2016 Winter Classic Alumni Game. The Bruins’ old-timers did not disappoint in front of their home fans, rallying from two goals down to knock off the Canadiens alumni 5-4 in a shootout. Mark Recchi scored...
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December 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Patrice Bergeron: Bruins’ Winter Classic alumni roster makes me feel old

BOSTON — Patrice Bergeron has been a Bruin for a very long time. How long? Well, let’s put in this way: Of the 23 ex-Bruins players scheduled to participate in Thursday’s Winter Classic alumni game at Gillette Stadium, seven are former teammates of Bergeron’s. “There’s a few of them I played with,” the veteran center said Tuesday morning, “so it definitely makes...
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December 29, 2015  |  Discuss

This Week in Flyers History: Week Ending November 22

  November 15, 1992 It was a night where the “Crazy Eights” were simply overpowering. The Flyers blitzed the visiting Ottawa Senators 7-2 as rising star Eric Lindros picked up his first career hat trick as a Flyer. Lindros started off the scoring just 41 seconds in, slamming home a rebound, assisted by Mark Recchi and defenseman Dmitri Yushkevich. Just over 10 minutes...
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November 22, 2015  |  Discuss

This Week in Flyers History: Week ending February 1

February 1, 1968 is the birth date of one of the more popular and successful Flyers in its history. A hard working winger with a lighting fast wrist shot, his 123 points as a Flyer in the 1992-93 season is still a team record to this day. Happy 47th Birthday to Mark Recchi. At age 20, he broke into the NHL with the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1988-89 season after being selected...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Penguins Name Mark Recchi Player Development Coach

PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Penguins have hired seven-time All-Star Mark Recchi as the franchise’s player development coach. The 46-year-old Recchi will be in charge of working with prospects throughout the minor leagues as well as at the college and junior levels. Recchi spent the last two years as a senior adviser with the Dallas Stars. He scored 577 goals during a 22-year...
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July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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