NHL The earliest ice hockey game are amateur competitions. Initial fare is awarded the best result indicated the amateur team title. When it was no so-called professional game. And furthermore, as early as in 1888 ago, Canada had amateur women ‘hockey. You can imagine, the women wear long skirt with a big hat in ice hockey on what it feels like.
The earliest professional League appeared in the United States in 1904. It is called International Hockey League. In 1910, the National Hockey Association (NHA) mainly in the east coast. But quickly it also set up a League. At that time there are the two comparison well-known leagues.The two Major League championship start to complete, but between legitimate championship team can get fare. The first World War, Canada adopted widely draft, many players in NHA went to Europe join the army , so the entire game suspension.
After the end of World War I, the new union called NHL. However, the NHL then wasnot different from the NHL now. Although the name is same, then NHL can only be regarded as regional alliance.NHL had 5 teams. Two teams: add Montreal into rangers , Ottawa into senators, Quebec into minotaurs dog, Toronto to stage.
The first season is Toronto Maple Leafshockey store to win. Later, PCL champions and them , Vancouver Millionaire Teams (very vulgar name) three out of five games. Finally, Toronto winning the Stanley Cup. As PCL whatever declined, the NHL slowly expanded to 10 team. In 1923-24 years, Boston BruinsNew York Rangers Jerseys joining in which is the first team of American team.
In NHL history have several times greater military action. First was in 1967-68 years, when there are six teams to participate and from the original six teams. The NHL once developmented to 12 teams. And this time, the NHL was still a regional league which was a expanded regional in the western region and WHA. And all the same strength at that time. However, he met baseball Chinese couplet and al the points. Because of beauty and the League’s team also against each other after all. And at that time, the Hockey League with the Alliance between is not be tricked, until finally the dispute fare.
expanded regional in the western region and WHA. And all the same strength at that time. However, he met baseball Chinese couplet and al the points. Because of beauty and the League’s team also against each other after all. And at that time, the Hockey League with the Alliance between is not be tricked, until finally the dispute fare.