The Rangers returned from the All-Star break in a big way Tuesday night. Even though the Blueshirts had 14 days off from their last game, their blue chip goaltender showed little rust. Igor Shesterkin stopped 29 of the Bruins’ 30 shots, and while that was an impressive showing, it was how he held them down in the shootout that stood out the most. Thanks to the heroics of Shesterkin, it was K’Andre Miller in the ninth round who snuck the puck into the net and sent the Garden faithful home happy.
Stan Fischler entered the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame on Thursday, enshrined there after a career in sports media that has spanned seven decades and continues on today with a new gig at The Hockey News. "There's also a sentimental aspect to it that," said the 89-year-old. "I was an...
At the age of 89, Stan “The Maven” Fischler was inducted into the US Hockey Hall of Fame on Thursday. Fischler told NHL.com’s Amalie Benjamin, “I have gotten to be 89 years old thanks to hockey,” Fischler said. “Hockey has kept me going.”. And...
"The Hockey Maven" still is a celebrity in his hometown, as evidenced by warm welcomes he received in recent visits to UBS Arena and Madison Square Garden. But New York is not Stan Fischler’s home anymore. His primary residence is on an Israeli kibbutz called "El Rom" in the northern Golan Heights, which he called "The Jewish Montana."
Stan Fischler has been covering the National Hockey League and the sport of hockey for over 70 years. And his lifelong passion and illustrious career has resulted in his induction into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame on Dec. 9. "It happened so fast. I had no idea that I...
Legendary writer and broadcaster Stan Fischler joins Greg and Cory on episode 9 of the podcast. Subscribe to Talkin' Isles on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Simplecast. Episodes to drop every second Wednesday. Past episodes can be found here. Cory and Greg are joined by legendary writer, broadcaster and US Hockey...
Itt would be hard to find an Islanders fan today who doesn’t trace some part of their fandom to Stan Fischler. As a New York-based reporter and broadcaster, he’s been associated with the franchise for its entire existence. Plenty of writers who write about the team today were inspired by...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Longtime NHL player, coach and executive Paul Holmgren, retired forward Peter McNab and broadcaster Stan Fischler make up the 2021 class of the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame. USA Hockey announced the class Thursday. Holmgren, McNab and Fischler are set to be inducted along with the...
Writer and broadcaster has covered Islanders since 1970s. The Hockey Maven is going to the US Hockey Hall of Fame. Stan Fischler was named to the 2021 US Hockey Hall of Fame class on Thursday, as the legendary hockey writer and broadcaster received one of the highest hockey honors in the United States.
Stan Fischler among three being inducted in 2021. On Thursday, the USA Hockey Hall of Fame announced its induction class for 2021: Paul Holmgren, Peter McNab and Stan Fischler. Fischler is considered America’s foremost hockey historian, covering hockey over eight decades. He is the author or co-author of 100 books...
Tom Kurvers, who passed away Monday at age 58 after a long battle with lung cancer, was the defenseman's defenseman - especially during his three years as a Devil. "It was as simple as that," longtime Devils fan Noam Kogen observed. "He played the game the way it should be played - over all two-hundred feet of the ice."
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Ron and Mollie have egg on their faces right now. They wrote the Rangers off last week. While they are still a ways away from finding themselves in the playoffs, they are alive with six games remaining. Their season will come down to winning over the Islanders on Thursday and Saturday. If they can do that, they have a shot to pull off a miraculous finish.