There is a silent bond between brothers. That special bond connects Calgary Flames defenceman Dougie Hamilton with his older brother and teammate, Freddie.
Tom Pyatt can’t wipe the smile off his face these days. His return to the NHL after spending two seasons in Switzerland, to hone in on his game while playing alongside his brother, has gone even better than expected.
Most of Martin St. Louis' time these days are spent at a rink with his hockey-playing sons. So much so, that the first NHL game he attended since he retired was last week in Tampa Bay.
Steve Larmer has played on some pretty big stages in his impressive career – and won. Yet returning to Chicago last month as part of the Blackhawks’ One Last Shift, in which the NHL original six club honours past legends with a pregame ceremony, had the 55-year-old Larmer feeling a bit nervous.
Playing hockey outdoors never gets old for Detroit Red Wings third-line forward Luke Glendening.