Wildwing vs. Gretzky: Tale of the Toon Tape

Wayne Gretzky of ProStarsWildwing of the Mighty Ducks

Here comes an animated matchup from the 1990s to your monitor today!

Let’s compare two non-legends of animated hockey: Wildwing Flashblade, the leader of the group in the 1996 cartoon The Mighty Ducks. In the other corner, an unlikely representation of legend Wayne Gretzky.

Both can commiserate at how they were part of short-lived TV shows. These are how two masters of the ice measure up: Continue reading “Wildwing vs. Gretzky: Tale of the Toon Tape”

Redhead (Mike Commodore) & Mules of the Day

Mike Commodore as a Calgary Flame
Dear Canada, you’re welcome. Signed, Georgia hockey fans.

RHM salutes Redhead of the Day Mike Commodore. Commodore, the burly six-foot-four journeyman, shown hockey fans through the years what hockey’s all about: the quick pace of the game, experiencing the glory of winning the Stanley Cup, the elegance of moving along the ice…

(See the Mule of the Day) Continue reading “Redhead (Mike Commodore) & Mules of the Day”