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The NHL’s best father-son combinations

(Left to right) Marty, Gordie and Mark Howe with the WHA's Houston Aeros. (SI)

Left to right: Marty, Gordie and Mark Howe with the WHA’s Houston Aeros. (SI)

For fathers and sons, professional sports have always been a fun way to bond and grow closer together, and hockey is no different. Plenty of kids from big Eastern metropolises, to rural Canadian farmland, and everywhere in-between develop a love for hockey from their parents.

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Collegiate players taking NHL to school

Jonathan Quick UMASS (USATSI)

Jonathan Quick UMASS (USATSI)

If you want a shining example of just how far collegiate players have come in the National Hockey League, look no further than the guy who occupies the goal crease for the Los Angeles Kings. Jonathan Quick, who has backstopped his team to two Stanley Cup titles in the last three seasons, tended net at the University of Massachusetts once upon a time. Read more