“Life magazine announced Tuesday that is is making more than 10 million of its archival photographs publicly available through a partnership with Google.“
So, their entire archive gets scanned and made available, searchable, through Google Image Search. Among the classics and other super shots, there’s quite a bit of hockey photos as well, from, for example, the 1940s and 1950s.
Like this George Silk 1958 photo of Jacques Plante:
Warning: you will lose your sense of time and will thereby end up spending hours watching the LIFE magazine photos. (Like this one).