NHL

  • Did Andrew Shaw Bite Victor Hedman? (Videos)

    Did Andrew Shaw Bite Victor Hedman? (Videos)

    Did Chicago Blackhawks agitator Andrew Shaw bite Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals? Possibly. Early in the game Hedman shoved Patrick Kane into the glass after he took a shot on goal, and Shaw jumped in to defend his diminutive teammate because that’s his job. Hedman quickly […]

  • Alex Killorn Scores Via Amazing No-Look, Backhand Deflection (Video)

    Alex Killorn Scores Via Amazing No-Look, Backhand Deflection (Video)

    The Tampa Bay Lightning are currently leading Game One of the Stanley Cup Finals, 1-0. That lone goal?  It came by way of a ridiculous no-look, backhand deflection off the stick of Lightning forward Alex Killorn. Check it out: If this score holds up, Killorn’s goal (his 8th of the playoffs) will be his third of the […]

  • Tampa Bay’s “Bolts of Steel” Projection Show Is Fantastic (Video)

    Tampa Bay’s “Bolts of Steel” Projection Show Is Fantastic (Video)

    For several years now, hockey teams from various pro and semi-pro leagues around North America have been using high tech video projection systems to put on stunning light shows as pre-game or in-game entertainment for fans. And it’s effing awesome. Honestly, why every single team in the NHL—not to mention every single team in the […]

  • Jonathan Toews Nearly Pulled Off a Miracle in Game 5 (Video)

    Jonathan Toews Nearly Pulled Off a Miracle in Game 5 (Video)

    Jonathan Toews is often referred to by those in the hockey world as “Captain Serious,” but during Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals on Monday, the Blackhawks captain nearly developed a new nickname for himself: “Captain Clutch.” Of course, Toews has a long history of clutch performances on hockey’s biggest stages. At the World Under-17 Hockey […]

  • Antonie Vermette Wins it For Blackhawks in Double OT (Video)

    Antonie Vermette Wins it For Blackhawks in Double OT (Video)

    What a game that was. The Chicago Blackhawks had a 3-1 lead with under 12 minutes remaining in regulation during Game 4 of their Western Conference Finals series against the Anaheim Ducks. That was before the Ducks notched three goals in 37 seconds to take a 4-3 lead: However, the Blackhawks’ Patrick Kane was able […]

  • Young Blackhawks Fan Dances Like He’s Popped Molly (Video)

    Young Blackhawks Fan Dances Like He’s Popped Molly (Video)

    Don’t say this kid’s not getting into the spirit of things. Aside from his obvious outward enthusiasm, this Blackhawks fan has on a Patrick Kane jersey (possibly backwards) and has a string of beads suggesting that he might have flashed someone at Mardi Gras. It’s all pretty awesome, and his moves make the whole ensemble […]

  • Nikita Kucherov Wins Game 3 For Lightning In Overtime (Video)

    Nikita Kucherov Wins Game 3 For Lightning In Overtime (Video)

    For the second consecutive night, the NHL Playoffs delivered some overtime magic.  This time it was the New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning who needed extra time after the two teams remained deadlocked at 5-5 after 60 minutes of play. With 10 goals being scored during regulation, another triple-overtime thriller seemed highly unlikely.  And […]

  • This Andrew Shaw Headbutt Goal Was Disallowed in Double-OT (Video)

    This Andrew Shaw Headbutt Goal Was Disallowed in Double-OT (Video)

    Marcus Kruger was the overtime hero of last night’s epic Game 2 battle between the Chicago Blackhawks and Anaheim Ducks in the Western Conference Finals, but had it not been for the NHL’s reluctance to allow players to score with their head (intentionally), this Andrew Shaw headbutt goal would have ended things one overtime period […]

  • Marcus Kruger’s Triple-OT Winner Sinks the Ducks in Game 2 (Video)

    Marcus Kruger’s Triple-OT Winner Sinks the Ducks in Game 2 (Video)

    The Chicago Blackhawks did not want to return home to the United Center for Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals facing a 2-0 deficit against the Anaheim Ducks.  And they won’t have to, thanks to some overtime magic from Marcus Krüger with under four minutes remaining in the third overtime of Game 2 last […]