Nothing beats game footage, but vintage materials aren't as readily available as modern-day media. Posters, calendars, programs, yearbooks, and magazines are all great resources, but for 80s goodness, the advent of the VCR brought a plethora of VHS tapes highlighting players and teams, season by season. Having amassed virtually every tape ever produced for an NHL team or player, as part of the research for The History of the NHL Hockey Jersey, 1983-1993, I've decided to write a blog reviewing and rating the quality of the content of the tapes produced throughout the era.

More info to follow 🙂