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1999 Stories by Stu Hackel

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  • Broadway Blues

    published November 30, 1999

    The Rangers are, and may forever be, a problem child. One whose antics force his beleaguered parents to sigh again and again, "What's wrong... More >>

  • On Thin Ice

    published October 26, 1999

    The National Hockey League rolled out of bed, stretched its limbs, and began its new season this month. It was greeted by yawns. New York... More >>

  • The Details That Do In the Devils

    published May 4, 1999

    For most of the Devils' first-round playoff series against Pittsburgh, the best hockey was found in the hallway outside the wives' lounge on the... More >>

  • The Gretzky Question

    published April 6, 1999

    Hockey is no simple game but it can attract simple minds, like the know-it-all in the Garden's upper press box who proclaimed a few weeks ago that... More >>

  • Breaking The Ice

    published February 23, 1999

    No monuments stand in Boston for Willie O'Ree. No Massachusetts highways bear his name. Neither the Bruins nor any NHL team has retired his number... More >>

  • Impeaching Neil Smith

    published February 9, 1999

    This is a tough time for presidents. nn nn nn nn nnnEvery goal Pavel Bure scores for the Florida Panthers— and he tallied eight in his first... More >>

  • The Rangers' Rough Ride

    published January 5, 1999

    It's late December and, right on cue, winter has blown in off Long Island Sound, smacking southern Westchester County. Gray clouds gather for the... More >>

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