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  • Ryan Suter Elbow on Steve Downie Earns Him a Disciplinary Hearing (Video)

    Ryan Suter Elbow on Steve Downie Earns Him a Disciplinary Hearing (Video)

    It’s usually Steve Downie who is dishing out the questionable hits, but last night he was on the receiving end of a Ryan Suter elbow to the head that has earned the Minnesota Wild defenseman a disciplinary hearing with the NHL’s Department of Player Safety. Downie was forced to leave the game following the cheap shot with […]

  • Watch Zdeno Chara One-Punch Cedric Paquette of the Lightning (Video)

    Watch Zdeno Chara One-Punch Cedric Paquette of the Lightning (Video)

    Most NHL players tend to think twice before challenging Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara to a fight. And those who didn’t before tonight probably will now after watching Zdeno Chara one-punch Cedric Paquette. Obviously Paquette was among that small group of players who wouldn’t think twice before challenging Chara, and when he did just that […]

  • Hockey Player Nearly Takes His Own Head Off With His Own Stick (Video)

    Hockey Player Nearly Takes His Own Head Off With His Own Stick (Video)

    You probably read that title and thought to yourself, “How does one almost take of their own head with their own stick?” Defenseman Mitchell Skiba of the Midwest Junior Hockey League’s Alpena Flyers has an answer to that question, and he was kind enough to demonstrate during Sunday’s game against the MC Monarchs. Behold: You’ve […]

  • Matt Cooke Crosscheck Earns Him a Shea Weber Beatdown (Video)

    Matt Cooke Crosscheck Earns Him a Shea Weber Beatdown (Video)

    Matt Cooke crosscheck? The phrase immediately conjures up images of Matt Cooke’s dirty past, which was full of headshots and suspensions. However, the Matt Cooke crosscheck we’re talking about here wasn’t really dirty. It was an accident. Just don’t tell Shea Weber that. On Saturday night, Weber’s Predators played Cooke’s Wild in Minnesota. With two […]

  • Sabres’ Zemgus Girgensons Has a Latvian Rap Song About Him (Video)

    Sabres’ Zemgus Girgensons Has a Latvian Rap Song About Him (Video)

    For those who are unfamiliar with Zemgus Girgensons, allow me to fill you in. The 21-year-old Latvian-born hockey player was a first-round selection by the Buffalo Sabres in 2012.  During his 2013-14 rookie season with the Sabres, Girgensons recorded just 8 goals and 14 assists in 70 games.  He also made the trip to Sochi for […]

  • Mike Yeo Tirade: Wild Coach Rips Players After Lackadaisical Practice (Video)

    Mike Yeo Tirade: Wild Coach Rips Players After Lackadaisical Practice (Video)

    By all accounts, Minnesota Wild coach Mike Yeo is a pretty mild-mannered guy. So what could have brought on the Mike Yeo tirade to which the Wild players were subjected at practice on Wednesday? In a nutshell, underachievement. Much was expected of the Wild this year. Last season they went 43-27-12 and upset the second-seeded Colorado […]

  • Phil Kessel Calls Toronto Reporter an “Idiot” (Video)

    Phil Kessel Calls Toronto Reporter an “Idiot” (Video)

    On Tuesday, the Toronto Maple Leafs fired head coach Randy Carlyle after the 58-year-old former player failed to find any success in his three-and-a-half years as the club’s bench boss. Many people in Leafs Nation think that Carlyle is just the first of many casualties to come, as the Leafs continue to search for a formula that […]

  • U.K. Hockey Player Uses His Helmet as a Weapon (Video)

    U.K. Hockey Player Uses His Helmet as a Weapon (Video)

    A U.K. hockey player turned a run of the mill fight into a display of awesomeness after he resorted to taking his helmet and chucking it at his opponent. To the U.K. hockey player’s credit, he did get speared, so all bets were off. This exchange came from the Elite Hockey League in the U.K., which […]