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April 28, 1951

April 28, 1951

The Hockey News has been providing the most comprehensive coverage of the world of hockey since 1947. In each issue, you'll find news, features and opinions about the NHL and leagues across North America and the world.

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MURRAYFIELD ICE RINK, Edinburgh.

This is a naw rink and will ba open in September next. Any players who will be interested to play in Scotland and any experienced coach desiring to come to Scotland, should communicate with Mr. FESTUS MOFFAT, F.S.A.A., Secretary, Scottish Ice Hockey Ass., High Street, Falkirk, Scotland.…

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Millionaires Have Stormy Time Collaring 4th Straight Title; Court Cases Pend After Series

HALIFAX, N.S.— For the fourth straight year Sydney Millionaires are senior or major hockey champions of the Maritimes. Hut before the title was decided the fans had seen and heard the most rabid playoff series of them all. It even overflowed into the courts, where cases are still pending against two Charlottetown players in Sydney for assault and obscene language. One game was declared “no contest! after Sydney fans had littered the ice with debris, and a few of the more daring had cleared the barriers and attempted fistic combat with a few of the fiery Islanders. The final score was Sydney four victories and a tie for nine points; Islanders two victories and a tie for five. The replay of the “no contest! was staged at Halifax and attracted an estimated…

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YOU’LL BE SORRY!

You know right well that you’ll want to know what your favorite hockey star is doing during the summer months; what players are being traded; what players are being given their unconditional release. You’ll also be eager to find out what plans your team is making for the coming season and what players they plan to bring up next season. The Only Way To Know All This is by becoming a Year-Round Subscriber to THE HOCKEY NEWS. You see, THE HOCKEY NEWS is not sold at arenas during the summer months or on the newsstands and the only possible way you can get a copy is by becoming a regular subscriber. This way you will be sure of receiving the five snappy monthly summer issues just as soon as they’re off…

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Leaf Players Laud Expert Handling As Reason They Fly

TORONTO, Ont.— Ever wonder why a player appeared to improve, sometimes greatly, after he came to the Maple Leafs from another N.H.L. team ? We did while watching Fern Flaman, the ex-Boston bash baby, show himself as one of the stars of the series with a fine performance of blocking both puck and player from his defense slot. Ask such fellows as Flaman, Cal Gardner, Bill Juzda, for instance, and they’ll tell you that better coaching is the main reason. They believe that the Leafs have the best coaching system in hockey today. There’s another example of that in Al Rollins, who never played in the N.H.L. before he took over goal for Leafs. One of the reasons was that the Chicago Black Hawks, who once owned him, had given up on him. Leafs,…