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April 17, 1970

April 17, 1970

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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two minute hockey quiz

1—The most goals scored by wo brothers in an NHL game was seven and it was turned in by the Hull brothers, Bobby and Dennis. □True □False 2—Back in 1944, the Detroit Red Wings scored a 15-0 win over the Rangers, a record that still stands. □True □False 3—Gordie Howe has played the most seasons by any NHL player, 24. Red Kelly is second on the alltime lost with 21. □True □False 4—Norm Ferguson of Oakland set an NHL record for most scoring points bv a rookie with 65. □True □ False 5—The Detroit line of Mahoylich, Howe and Delvecchio established a new NHL mark for most goals by a points by a line, 263, last season. □True □ False 6—The Plager brothers of St. Louis became the second family to put three players in the NHL simultaneously and on…

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Buffalo, Montreal Dominate 18th Annual Coaches’ Teams

HARRISBURG— The Buffalo Bisons and Montreal Voyageurs swept five first all-star team positions and three of the four individual awards in the 18th annual American Hockey League coaches’ dream teams selected for THE HOCKEY NEWS and the Harrisburg Patriot-News. Goalie Gilles Villemure, one of two unanimous selections to the first team, was voted the most valuable player, while his coach Fred Shero walked off with coach-of-the year honors. As in past years the coaches based their choices on home and away play performances. The teams are all-opponent, that is, no coach voted for his own player in team balloting. Rookie-of-the-year went to Jude Drouin, Montreal Voyageurs center and the league’s top scorer, while Noel Price, Springfield Kings, was picked as the best defenseman. Both were first team selections. Villemure, with eight shutouts to his credit…

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AHL All-Star Teams

FIRST TEAM SECOND TEAM * Tied in voting COACH-OF-THE-YEAR—Fred Shero, Buffalo ROOKIE-OF-THE-YEAR—Jude Drouin, Montreal MOST VALUABLE PLAYER—Gilles Villemure, Buffalo BEST DEFENSEMAN—Noel Price, Springfield…

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Calder Cup Playoff Dates

SERIES ‘A’ BALTIMORE VS MONTREAL (Best-of-seven series) Tues. April 7 Baltimore atMontreal Fri. April 10 Baltimore atMontreal Sun. or Mon. April 12-13 Montreal atBaltimore Wed. April 15 Montreal at Baltimore Fri. April 17 Baltimore atMontreal (if necessary) Sat. April 18 Montreal at Baltimore (if necessary) Sun. or Mon. April 19-20 Baltimore at Montreal (if necessary) SERIES ‘B’ QUEBEC VS BUFFALO (Best-of-seven series) Wed. April 8 Quebec atBuffalo Fri. April 10 Quebec at Buffalo Sun. April 12 Buffalo at Quebec Wed. April 15 Buffalo at Quebec Thurs. April 16 Quebec at Buffalo (if necessary) Sat. April 18 Buffalo at Quebec Sun. April 19 Quebec at Buffalo, (if necessary) SERIES ‘C’ HERSHEYS VS SPRINGFIELD (Best-of-seven series) Wed. April 8 Hershey at Springfield Sat. April 11 Hershey at Springfield Sun. April 12 Hershey atSpringfield Tues. April 14 Springfield at Hershey Thurs. April 16 Springfield at Hershey (if necessary) Sat. April 18 Springfield at Hershey (if necessary) Sun. April 19 Hershey at Springfield (if necessary)…