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Friday, July 24, 2015
Journeys Into The End of An Era..and the Start of a New One

The End of An Era..and the Start of a New One

  Hockey’s talking heads in both New Jersey and Toronto are having a field day with this one. At 10 a.m. on July 23 the New Jersey Devils released a tweet announcing that Lou Lamoriello had resigned. At 10:01 a.m. the Toronto Maple Leafs tweeted that Lamoriello had been hired as the team’s General Manager. Read Article

Posted by: Admin July 24, 201512:58 am
Saturday, July 18, 2015
Journeys Into The Extraordinary Number 4

The Extraordinary Number 4

Bobby Orr always earned superlatives as a hockey player. As a fan the Montreal Canadiens I favored a different #4, but begrudgingly came to respect Boston’s Orr. By a clear margin he was the best I ever saw play the game. However, my respect for Bobby Orr the player has turned to unbridled admiration for Read Article

Posted by: Admin July 18, 20155:23 pm
Saturday, July 18, 2015
Journeys Into Ken Dryden Writes about a Touching Letter

Ken Dryden Writes about a Touching Letter

Professional athletes receive many requests – from appearances to autographs, et. al. Demands are made upon them and their time. I was always impressed how generous Jean Beliveau always was with his time and spirit. We are told that pro athletes are not role models. The example Mr. Beliveau set was important to me and Read Article

Posted by: Admin 11:42 am
Sunday, July 12, 2015
Journeys Into The End of the Road for Detroit’s Historic Park Avenue Hotel

The End of the Road for Detroit’s Historic Park Avenue Hotel

The Park Avenue House was a high rise residential building located at 2305 Park Avenue in the Park Avenue Historic District in Downtown Detroit, Michigan. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1996. But today the Park Avenue is now more. The once proud hotel that spanned back to the mid-1920’s, Read Article

Posted by: Admin July 12, 201510:14 pm
Thursday, July 9, 2015
Journeys Into July 9 Birthday Wishes

July 9 Birthday Wishes

A thank you to Dave Stubbs of the Montreal Gazette for making us aware of an important birthday. Red Kelly turns 88 today. Leonard Patrick “Red” Kelly played on more Stanley Cup winning teams (eight) than any player who never played for the Montreal Canadiens, and is the only player to be part of two Read Article

Posted by: Admin 1:53 pm
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Journeys Into Hockey’s Hunting Season

Hockey’s Hunting Season

It may be Canada Day, but for those involved in the business of professional hockey and those who report on it, today is no holiday. Instead, it is the start of hockey’s free agency – that sport’s version of hunting season. While many are at barbecues, parades, beaches, lakes and fireworks, these executives and media Read Article

Posted by: Admin July 1, 20156:57 pm