Book Review: Philadelphia Flyers – The Big 50

Imagine experiencing a combination of mournful sadness and sheer joy in the same work of non-fiction. You will sample both ends of the emotional spectrum when you absorb The Big 50 – The Men and Moments that Made the Philadelphia Flyers…

Book Review: Miracle in Lake Placid

A lot has changed over the past 40 years where US hockey is concerned. Today, the Americans consistently offer up a competitive squad for international tournaments, frequently earning medals, and some of the fi...

Book Review: Scotty (A Hockey Life Like No Other)

In "Scotty: A Hockey Life Like No Other", author Ken Dryden takes us on a deep dive into Scotty Bowman's life, starting with his childhood and leading into his short-lived playing career (ended by injury) before breaking down a coaching legacy that will likely remain unmatched in hockey history.

Book Review: Major Misconduct

Take a look at the image accompanying this article. What do you think when you see it? When a fight breaks out during an NHL game, the crowd is often louder than at any other point, even when the home team s...

Movie Review: The Russian Five

Inside Hockey Editor-in-Chief Kevin Greenstein and senior writer Darryl Houston Smith recently watched the documentary The Russian Five, which tells the story of Sergei Fedorov, Vladimir Konstantinov, Slava Kozlov, Slava Fetisov and Igor Larionov joining forces on the Detroit Red Wings.

Book Review: The Down Goes Brown History of the NHL

In The Down Goes Brown History of the NHL, author Sean McIndoe (of Down Goes Brown)  takes us on a whirlwind tour of the NHL's history, looking at everything from the formation and evolution of the "Original Six" to the 1967 expansion to the Canadiens', Islanders' and Oilers' dynasties to the present day.

Retro Rangers: Book Review – Before 94

In the summer of 1978, Fred Shero finally got a chance to coach the Rangers. Shero was a former Rangers defenseman who had been coaching in the Blueshirts minor league system for many years during the Emile Fra...