Skip to main content

Look, Ma, no hands!

If the NHL is serious about increasing scoring and scoring chances they should make it a minor penalty for playing the puck with your hand in your own end.

I am tired of a good scoring chance ruined by a player batting the puck out of his own end or using his hand to pass the puck to a teammate.

Make it a penalty for illegal use of equipment. It is annoying when you think a team has a good chance building up only to see it ruined by a player using his hand to play the puck.

I know I am not the only one bothered by this.

Allan Kulawic, Beamsville, Ont.


John Tortorella

Is John Tortorella a Good Fit for the Philadelphia Flyers?

From an entertainment perspective, the Flyers hiring Tortorella would be interesting. But if you’re looking for real progress, and real progress done the right way, is Tortorella really the best fit?


From the Archives: Leafs Bounce Wings in Crazy Penalty-Filled Affair

To say that feelings of hate existed between the Maple Leafs and Red Wings during the 1946-47 season would be the understatement of the half-century. And during the 1947 playoffs, one game had an incredible 27 penalties.


'I Thought it Was the End': Jaromir Jagr Shares Details of Car Accident

Jaromir Jagr managed to get away without any major injuries after getting in a car accident with a tramway in Czechia.