Tag Archives: 1975-76 OPC WHA

Happy Birthday Mr. Hockey!

Gordie Howe turns 86 today, which means that he has now been retired (34 years) for as long as his NHL/WHA career actually took to play (1946-80). The most famous card of Gordie is probably his RC.  One that doesn’t … Continue reading

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Another birthday – Gordie’s 85th

I missed the day for Bobby Orr last week, but I won’t miss this one.  Gordie Howe is 85 this weekend.  That doesn’t make me feel old as Gordie was always old (whereas Bobby Orr is perpetually young and the … Continue reading

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Would you support a new WHA?

Back in the last lockout, one of the ideas floated around was a revival of the WHA.  This would serve as a means for the players to make money and create a pressure point for the NHL owners.  Bobby Hull … Continue reading

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