NHL Teams

The NHL consists of thirty teams, many of whom have had long and rich histories.

The Story of Maple Leaf Gardens

Maple Leaf Gardens The Story of Maple Leaf Gardens - Lance Hornby, Toronto Sun.
The oldest and most famous arena in the National Hockey League has a history as rich as the team that has called it home for 67 years. Here are 100 memorable people and events in Gardens lore: founder Conn Smythe, the great Leaf players and teams, the Beatles, Sinatra, rock concerts, wrestling boxing, the first NBA game, circuses, ice shows and orators. Includes fascinating trivia about the Gardens and a list of every event since 1931.

Maple Leaf Legends: 75 Years of Toronto's Hockey Heroes

Maple Leaf Legends Maple Leaf Legends: 75 Years of Toronto's Hockey Heroes - Mike Leonetti & Darryl Sittler.
Published to coincide with the Maple Leafs' 75th anniversary, this book traces the history of the legendary Leafs over eight decades. Everything a fan could want is here - in-depth profiles of 75 of the greatest players (including the men who led the Leafs to 11 Stanley Cup victories); anecdotes, statistics, and trivia; and a wealth of historical and contemporary photographs capturing the club's most dramatic moments. This lavishly illustrated volume is a grand tribute to one of hockey's greatest teams.

Detroit Red Wings': Greatest Moments and Players

Detroit Red Wings Detroit Red Wings': Greatest Moments and Players - Stan Fischler.
Stan Fischler, the dean of American hockey journalists and best-selling author of more than 60 books on hockey, profiles the heroes of Hockeytown in Detroit Red Wings' Greatest Moments and Players. One of the National Hockey League's "Original Six," few teams in professional hockey have enjoyed more success than the franchise in Detroit. Among the players Fischler glorifies are the immortal Gordie Howe, Terry Sawchuk, Ted Lindsay, Alex Delvecchio, and Sid Abel, all players whose numbers reside on banners in the rafters of Joe Louis Arena. Fischler also writes in-depth stories about current stars such as Steve Yzerman and Brendan Shanahan, as well as Detroit's highly successful coach, Scotty Bowman. This book is a must for any sports fan's library.

Tales from the Chicago Blackhawks

Chicago Blackhawks Tales from the Chicago Blackhawks - Harvey Wittenberg.
Find a comprehesive historical overview of the Chicago Blackhawks hockey club, one of the original six NHL teams that joined the league in 1926.

The New Jersey Devils' Road to the 2003 Stanley Cup Championship

New Jersey Devils The New Jersey Devils' Road to the 2003 Stanley Cup Championship - Associated Press, Sports Publishing Inc.
Read how the New Jersey Devils continue to have success, winning yet another Stanley Cup championship in 2003.