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25 Years in the books
WELL, here we are two and a half decades later, and this edition of Net Shots marks the conclusion of my 25th year of providing informat [...]
Szura recorded impressive statistics
BOASTING a combination of skill and size, Joe Szura was a player who produced big numbers offensively over the course of his nearly 20-y [...]
Sands was an early hockey star
LOOKING back, the names of those stellar hockey players from the northern shores of Lake Superior may have differed over all these may y [...]
Stewart won Cups & Calder as NHL’s top rookie
RIFE with talent, Gaye Stewart rightfully etched his name on the extensive list of exceptional hocky talent that the Lakehead has ever p [...]
Venasky could do it all on the ice
HAVING been a proven offensive contributor in junior and college hockey, Vic Venasky showed he also had what it took to play defensively [...]
Byerley was brilliant with Twins
ANY fan of the Thunder Bay Twins senior hockey side from the 1970s will certainly remember: No. 14, Jack Byerley. Sporting his ever-f [...]
Hrkac mark stands test of time
THERE have been many talented players from Thunder Bay who went on to star in the NCAA collegiate hockey ranks. Be it the likes of Gr [...]
Letowski persevered on path to NHL
DESPITE not being as highly touted as some, Trevor Letowski certainly persevered en route to a solid National Hockey League career as [...]
Letowski reflects on 1st year with Habs
JUST over one year since returning to the National Hockey League, this time as an assistant coach with the Montreal Canadiens, Thunder [...]
Canal gets Lake Forest Hall call
EARNING recognition for athletic endeavours achieved at their alma mater is undoubtedly the ultimate tribute one can receive in the coll [...]