Getting To Know

Jody Shelley

Jody Shelley

by Mark Malinowski - September 4, 2010 10:05 AM EDT

The Flyers fighter takes a few moments to answer questions about life on and off the ice.
Status: Philadelphia Flyers left winger   Ht: 6-foot-3 Wt: 230 pounds DOB: Feb. 7, 1976 In: Thompson, Man. Early Hockey Memory: “I remember we were in provincials in Port Hardy on Vancouver Island.


Steve Baker

Steve Baker

by Mark Malinowski - August 29, 2010 2:30 PM EDT

The former Rangers goalie talks about memorable moments from his career, the life-long friends he made and more.
Status: New York Rangers goaltender 1979-1983. Member of 1981 U.S. Canada Cup Team. Current scout for Tampa Bay Lightning. Height: 6-foot-3 Weight: 200 pounds DOB: May 6, 1957 In: Boston First Hockey Memory: "I grew up in the Boston area and it was in the Orr-Esposito era so rinks were springing up left and right and a lot of them were open air.


Pete Stemkowski

Pete Stemkowski

by Mark Malinowski - August 21, 2010 10:14 AM EDT

The former NHLer from the '60s and '70s dishes about his time in the league and shares some memorable stories.
Status: Former NHL center from 1964-1978 with New York, Toronto, Detroit and Los Angeles. Played in 1968 All-Star Game. Scored 206 goals in 967 NHL games.


Nigel Dawes

Nigel Dawes

by Mark Malinowski - August 14, 2010 8:30 AM EDT

The current UFA answers questions about game preparation, favorite breakfast cereal and more.
Status: Unrestricted free agent; Calgary Flames left wing in 2009-10. Ht: 5-foot-8 Wt: 190 pounds DOB: Feb. 9, 1985 In: Winnipeg Hobbies/Leisure Activities: "In the summer I like to golf, work out, head out to the cabin, just kind of hang out with friends, play a little tennis.


Adam Creighton

Adam Creighton

by Mark Malinowski - August 7, 2010 8:04 AM EDT

The former NHLer and large-body pivot recalls his days on the ice and his best friends off it.
Status: Former NHL center from 1984-1997 for Buffalo, Chicago, New York Islanders, Tampa Bay and St. Louis. Ht: 6-foot-5 Wt: 210 pounds DOB: June 2, 1965 In: Burlington, Ont.


Riley Cote

Riley Cote

by Mark Malinowski - July 24, 2010 3:37 PM EDT

A Q&A with the Flyers tough guy with questions ranging from his most embarrassing memory to favorite ice cream.
Status: Philadelphia Flyers left wing Ht: 6-foot-1 Wt: 210 pounds DOB: March 16, 1982 In: Winnipeg, Man. First Hockey Memory: "Seeing my dad (Dennis) flood our garden in the backyard, for us to skate on as kids.


Bob Crawford

Bob Crawford

by Mark Malinowski - July 17, 2010 11:05 PM EDT

The radio voice of the Hartford Wolf Pack talks about his most memorable and strange calls from the booth.
Status: Veteran radio voice of the American League's Hartford Wolf Pack. DOB: Aug. 8, 1966 In: Chicago Hockey Inspiration: "As far as broadcasting, Lloyd Pettit, who was the Blackhawks’ play-by-play announcer when I was a very young kid first getting interested in the game in Chicago.


Dan Girardi

Dan Girardi

by Mark Malinowski - July 10, 2010 8:27 AM EDT

The Rangers blueliner opens up in a Q&A about his life in hockey on and off the ice.
Status: New York Rangers defenseman Ht: 6-foot-2 Wt: 215 DOB: April 29, 1984 in: Welland, Ontario Hobbies/Leisure Activities: "I like to play golf here and there.


Adam Oates

Adam Oates

by Mark Malinowski - July 3, 2010 10:44 AM EDT

The all-time great playmaker and Devils assistant coach answers questions about his life on and of the ice.
Status: NHL center played from 1985-2004 with Detroit, Washington, Anaheim, Edmonton, St. Louis, Boston and Philadelphia. Played 1,337 NHL games and ranks sixth on all-time assist list with 1,079.


Kris King

Kris King

by Mark Malinowski - June 19, 2010 9:30 AM EDT

The long-time NHL enforcer and current NHL employee answers questions about his time on and off the ice.
Status: Former NHL left wing from 1987-2001 with Detroit, New York Rangers, Winnipeg, Phoenix, Toronto and Chicago. Ht: 5-foot-11 Wt: 202 pounds DOB: February 18, 1966 In: Bracebridge, Ont.


Phil Esposito

Phil Esposito

by Mark Malinowski - June 12, 2010 9:40 AM EDT

The Hall of Famer dishes about what it was like to be an NHL player from a past era.
Status: NHL center from 1964-1981 with Chicago, Boston and New York Rangers. Currently serves as a radio color commentator for the Tampa Bay Lightning.


John LeClair

John LeClair

by Mark Malinowski - June 5, 2010 9:20 AM EDT

The one-time member of the 'Legion of Doom' answers questions about his time as an NHLer and his life off the ice.
Status: NHL left wing played from 1991-2006 with Montreal, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh. Ht: 6-foot-3 Wt: 226 pounds DOB: July 5, 1969 In: St.


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