Net Crashers

January 3, 2007

Detroit retires #19

Filed under: Detroit Red Wings, Retirement — netcrashers @ 12:34 pm

Stay classy Stevie Y.

More here.


December 19, 2006

Blog Watch – Hockey’s Greatest Legends


Richard, Lemieux, Gretzky, Howe, Orr and uhhh Shayne Corson?

December 15, 2006

Coming to a golf course near you…

Filed under: Phoenix Coyotes, Retirement — netcrashers @ 4:49 pm


If Roenick wants to stay in the NHL a little longer, shutting his yap might be a good idea.

More here.

December 10, 2006

HNIC interview with Joe Nieuwendyk

Filed under: HNIC, Retirement — netcrashers @ 10:28 am

More on Joe’s retirement here.

December 6, 2006

Nieuwendyk calls it quits


Another career bites the dust.

Read more here.

Oilers to retire Messier’s #11

Filed under: Edmonton Oilers, Retirement — netcrashers @ 5:25 pm


Messier’s jersey will join those of Gretzky, Jari Kurri, Grant Fuhr, Paul Coffey and Al Hamilton in the Rexall Place rafters.

Al Hamilton?

Read more here.

Lightning pay tribute to Andreychuk… and also lose

Filed under: Buffalo Sabres, Retirement, Tampa Bay Lightning — netcrashers @ 9:33 am


Does honoring a former player gurantee a loss for the home team?

Read more here.

The Blues retire the mouth… and then lose

Filed under: Detroit Red Wings, Retirement, St. Louis Blues — netcrashers @ 7:36 am


The St. Louis Blues retire #16 last night. And then John Davidson’s boys lose to the Detroit Red Wings.

December 5, 2006

Retirement looms for many veterans

Filed under: NHL, NHLPA, Retirement, Salaries — netcrashers @ 12:24 pm


Sinatra singing “My Way” for many NHL veterans. Read more here.

December 4, 2006

Howe discusses his wife’s illness

Filed under: Detroit Red Wings, Injuries, Ownership, Retirement, Salaries — netcrashers @ 2:11 am


Mr. Hockey reveals the recent health issues troubling the Howe household. Read more here.

Brett Hull interview on CBC

Filed under: Interview, Retirement — netcrashers @ 1:23 am

Watch the interview now before CBC pulls the plug on this youtube clip.

 Enjoy Brett and his big mouth all in their glory. 

December 3, 2006

Friedman comments on Hull and the plight of the Blues

Filed under: Retirement, St. Louis Blues — netcrashers @ 4:34 pm


Love Hull or hate him but there is no denying the dramatic tailspin of the Blues since he left town. Read more here.

Kill penalties just like Kirk Muller

Filed under: Instructions, Retirement — netcrashers @ 3:26 am


Muller is no Rory that’s for sure. Watch the vid here.

December 1, 2006

Blues to retire #16

Filed under: Retirement, St. Louis Blues — netcrashers @ 9:14 pm


Just what exactly have the St. Louis Blues accomplished since Brett Hull left town? Read more here.

Rathje might be hanging ’em up for good

Filed under: Injuries, Philadelphia Flyers, Retirement — netcrashers @ 6:32 pm


Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Mike Rathje has a bad back and might call it quits after 13 years of service in the NHL. Read more here.

November 30, 2006

Flames retire Vernon’s #30

Filed under: Calgary Flames, Retirement — netcrashers @ 8:08 pm


The Calgary Flames are finally going to retire Mike Vernon’s #30. Read more here.

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