Maurice “The Rocket” Richard

If Howie Morenz was the NHL’s first superstar, then it was Maurice Richard who became the NHL’s first legend. Few players, if any had shown the scoring prowess that Richard displayed during his career. Even today, Richard is often regarded as one among the greatest goalscorers of all-time. Richard, one of the more fiery players … Continue reading Maurice “The Rocket” Richard


Elmer Lach

Elmer Lach wasn’t one for the spotlight. He wasn’t the one with the flashy goal totals. But he sure was pretty darn good at hockey. A Saskatchewan boy, Lach played in Moose Jaw for a couple years in his early 20s before making it to the NHL in 1940. While Lach wasn’t a dirty player, … Continue reading Elmer Lach