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Hartnett: Legendary Jaromir Jagr Proves He’s Still A Hockey God At 41

Hockey experts questioned whether aging icon Jaromir Jagr had anything left in the tank. Now, it’s Jagr who’s having the last laugh.

11/22/2013

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Hartnett: Watching Rick Nash Is Pure, Unadulterated Fun

Rick Nash’s ability to provide highlight-reel moments could soon make him the toast of New York.

02/13/2013

Scenes from the Super Bowl (Credit: Peter Schwartz/WFAN)

Schwartz: Postcard From New Orleans — The Fun Begins!

After the 49ers arrived on Sunday, it was the Ravens’ turn to touch down in New Orleans on Monday. They held their first media session at their hotel, the Hilton New Orleans Riverside.

01/29/2013

Martin Brodeur of the New Jersey Devils in action against Jaromir Jagr. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Martin Brodeur And Jaromir Jagr, A Tale Of Two 40-Year-Olds

Before Game 5, Jagr called over to the legendary Devils goalie, “Hey, Marty, how does it feel to be 40?” It must feel pretty good — Brodeur is moving on.

WFAN–05/09/2012

Chris Kreider of the New York Rangers waves to the crowd after being named a star of the game in their 3-1 win over the Washington Capitals in Game One of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Chris Kreider, A Star Is Born

Chris Kreider has fit immediately into the demands of the NHL playoffs and is turning heads around the NHL.

WFAN–04/29/2012

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Hartnett: NHL Authorities Must Save Hockey’s Damaged Soul

Gone are the days when NHL players could adequately police themselves. The game I love has now given way to ugly, vigilante justice.

WFAN–04/18/2012

Wayne Gretzky #99 of the New York Rangers waves to the crowd from the ice after playing in his final career game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at the Madison Square Garden on April 18, 1999 in New York City, New York. Gretzky played an energetic final game and added an assist on Brian Leetch's power-play goal although the Rangers finally lost to the Penguins 2-1 in overtime. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Remembering Wayne Gretzky’s Rangers Years

‘The Great One,’ Wayne Gretzky turns 51 today. During a dark time in Rangers’ history, Gretzky illuminated Madison Square Garden.

WFAN–01/26/2012

New York Islanders defenseman James Wisniewski (20) checks New Jersey Devils right wing Dainius Zubrus (8) of Lithuania, against the boards during the third period of an NHL hockey game Friday, Nov. 26, 2010, in Uniondale, N.Y. The Islanders shut out the Devils 2-0. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

Islanders Blog: Let’s Get Physical

Let’s clarify my point yet again: Playing physical is OK and good for the game. Intentionally hurting people is not.

WFAN–03/23/2011

John Tavares

Yup, Islanders Would’ve Been Fools To Pass On Tavares

A year ago John Tavares needed to do several things to transform into the player that many felt he’d become after being picked No. 1 overall in the 2009 draft. He’s certainly doing them.

WFAN–03/15/2011

Travis Hamonic #36 of the New York Islanders fights Michael Rupp #17 of the Pittsburgh Penguins as teammates Josh Bailey #12 duels Pascal Dupuis #9 during the second period on February 11, 2011 at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Bettman: I Won’t Debate Lemieux Over Islanders

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman has heard enough from Mario Lemieux over the league’s discipline of the Islanders stemming from last Friday’s fight-night. “We’re not going to engage in a public debate on this,” Bettman said.

WFAN–02/18/2011

Zenon Konopka #28 of the New York Islanders fights Maxime Talbot #25 of the Pittsburgh Penguins in the third period on February 11, 2011 at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. The Isles defeated the Pens 9-3. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Islanders’ Konopka Blasts Out-Of-Touch Lemieux

Zenon Konopka is ready to rumble — again. This time Pittsburgh Penguins owner Mario Lemieux is drawing the ire of the Islanders’ enforcer.

WFAN–02/15/2011

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Lemieux Critical Of NHL’s Punishment Of Islanders

Pittsburgh Penguins owner Mario Lemieux said the NHL failed in its punishment of the New York Islanders following a fight-filled game between the teams — and went so far as to question whether he wanted to stay in the league.

WFAN–02/13/2011