hockey http://wamc.org en Hockey Maven Stan Fischler Recalls An NHL Life http://wamc.org/post/hockey-maven-stan-fischler-recalls-nhl-life <p>June 14 marks the 20th anniversary of one the most memorable nights in New York hockey history, when the New York Rangers broke a 54-year curse and beat Vancouver for the Stanley Cup. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 14:10:00 +0000 Ian Pickus 92250 at http://wamc.org Hockey Maven Stan Fischler Recalls An NHL Life Congressional Corner With Bill Owens http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-bill-owens-19 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Glens Falls has a new hockey team coming to town.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Bill Owens tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the small city is thrilled to host the Calgary affiliate.</p><p> Mon, 19 May 2014 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 90300 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Bill Owens New Hockey Team Receives Warm Welcome In Glens Falls http://wamc.org/post/new-hockey-team-receives-warm-welcome-glens-falls <p>Officials and members of the public gathered in Glens Falls today to officially welcome a new American Hockey League team. It’s a boost for a city that has had its share of teams come and go in recent years.</p><p></p><p>At a press conference at the Glens Falls Civic Center, city officials and local residents cheered on the official welcoming of the arena’s new American Hockey League Team, the Adirondack Flames.</p><p></p> Fri, 16 May 2014 18:11:16 +0000 Lucas Willard 90630 at http://wamc.org New Hockey Team Receives Warm Welcome In Glens Falls 4/17/14 Panel http://wamc.org/post/41714-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Publisher Emeritus of The Daily Freeman, Ira Fusfeld, and Associate Editor of The Times Union, Mike Spain.</p><p>Topics include:<br />Ukraine<br />Citizen Bloomberg vs. NRA<br />NY Lawmakers push for higher minimum wage for chain employees<br />Deportations dramatically down over last 5 years<br />TU Stories<br />Union Hockey Celebration</p><p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Ray Graf 88399 at http://wamc.org 4/17/14 Panel Classic '94 NHL playoff series remembered http://wamc.org/post/classic-94-nhl-playoff-series-remembered <p></p><p>WAMC's Ian Pickus speaks with Tim Sullivan, an Associated Press sports editor and author of <em>Battle on the Hudson: the Devils, the Rangers, and the NHL’s Greatest Series Ever</em>, which is published by Triumph.</p><p>The early spring of 1994 is considered by many fans to be the pinnacle of winter sports in New York City. The Knicks were on their way to seven-game classic Finals loss to the Rockets, and in hockey, the Rangers were running down a 54-year demon in their quest for a Stanley Cup.</p> Mon, 03 Dec 2012 16:38:00 +0000 Ian Pickus 53158 at http://wamc.org Classic '94 NHL playoff series remembered