NHL

  • Caps Fan Performs Dirty Gesture for the Camera (GIF)

    Caps Fan Performs Dirty Gesture for the Camera (GIF)

    What is it about cameras at sporting events that gives otherwise (presumably) sensible human beings the sudden urge to make some kind of vulgar gesture? I mean, there are so many things you could do with your fleeting moment of fame—wave, smile, stick your tongue out, beat your chest like an ape, do the Gangnam […]

  • Last Night’s Leafs-Lightning Game Featured a Bout Between Ali and Frazier?

    Last Night’s Leafs-Lightning Game Featured a Bout Between Ali and Frazier?

    If you happened to hear somebody talk about an “Ali-Frazier” fight at last night’s game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Tampa Bay Lightning, you might have assumed that somebody was commenting on the quality of the bout by making a comparison to one of boxing’s most famous rivalries between Muhammad Ali and Smokin’ Joe […]

  • Carey Price Was On, Cam Ward Was Not Last Night (Videos)

    Carey Price Was On, Cam Ward Was Not Last Night (Videos)

    During last night’s game between the Carolina Hurricanes and the Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Centre, we saw a tale of two goaltenders who were having themselves two very different nights. On the one hand, there was Canes’ starting goaltender, Cam Ward, who did manage to make 23 saves on the evening, but there were […]

  • Avs’ Matt Duchene Scores a Goal From a Mile Offside (Video)

    Avs’ Matt Duchene Scores a Goal From a Mile Offside (Video)

    If you’re a hockey fan, then you probably heard a lot of pundits saying we should expect some pretty sloppy hockey to start the 2013 NHL season. They said that with the extended lockout and the six-day training camps, there was no way teams would start out as well-oiled machines. Of course, this line of […]

  • Erik Karlsson’s Achilles Was Severed by Matt Cooke’s Skate (Video)

    Erik Karlsson’s Achilles Was Severed by Matt Cooke’s Skate (Video)

    Well, here’s some terrible news for the Ottawa Senators and pretty much anyone who enjoys watching exciting and creative hockey: the reigning Norris Trophy winner, Erik Karlsson, is sidelined indefinitely with a lacerated Achilles tendon. Going for the puck in the corner of his own zone last night against the Penguins in Pittsburgh, Karlsson got […]

  • Flames Fans Pay Priceless Tribute to Jaromir Jagr (Video)

    Flames Fans Pay Priceless Tribute to Jaromir Jagr (Video)

    Last night the Dallas Stars, the only NHL team in Texas, traveled north to the Texas of Canada, Alberta, to take on the Calgary Flames. Of course, being Canadians, the Flames’ fans were well aware that they were getting one of their last chances to watch one of the most prolific point-produces in NHL history: Jaromir Jagr. […]

  • Rick Nash Delivers ‘Assist of the Year’ Candidate (Video)

    Rick Nash Delivers ‘Assist of the Year’ Candidate (Video)

    Thomas Vanek of the Buffalo Sabres and Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks were early candidates for “Assist of the Year” honors when they each delivered their own behind-the-back passes, which set up goals by Jason Pominville and Marian Hossa, respectively, earlier in the season. Unfortunately for both Vanek and Kane, they have since been […]

  • How Many NHL GMs Does it Take to Operate a Television? (Video)

    How Many NHL GMs Does it Take to Operate a Television? (Video)

    “How many NHL GMs does it take…?” That is the title of the following YouTube video.  We’ll simply assume that the entire question being ponder is, “How many NHL GMs does it take to operate a television?” As for the answer, we don’t quite have a definitive one.  What we do know, however, is that […]