Reverse Retro: What Could Have Been for the Leafs

Reverse Retro: What Could Have Been for the Leafs

Last Monday, the National Hockey League and its official uniform supplier, Adidas, released new third uniforms for all 31 active teams (the soon-to-be Seattle Kraken excluded), dubbing this set the "Reverse Retro" line. The idea was seemingly to take a popular or cult element from a franchise's past – be it a particular colour, logo, etc. – and ...
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Who Were They? The Quebec Nordiques

Who Were They? The Quebec Nordiques

For some reason, hockey seems to have more cult-classic teams than other sports. What makes a cult classic? To me it’s a short-lived franchise with a bold aesthetic identity who’s lasting popularity dwarfs its winning percentage. (Yes, I’ve thought about this a lot.)   All North American leagues have the skeletons of extinct teams in their clos...
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