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  • Leafs’ Rich Clune Just Delivered Hockey’s Greatest Interview (Video)

    Leafs’ Rich Clune Just Delivered Hockey’s Greatest Interview (Video)

    Last season, NHL forward Richard Clune split his time playing for the Nashville Predators, and their AHL affiliate, the Milwaukee Admirals.  And on two separate occasions while playing with the Admirals, Clune engaged in fisticuffs with the Rockford IceHogs’ Cody Bass. Fast forward to tonight.  Clune is now a member of the Toronto Maple Leafs, and […]

  • AHL Player Makes Diving Save to Prevent Empty Net Goal (Video)

    AHL Player Makes Diving Save to Prevent Empty Net Goal (Video)

    The sad thing about making a heroic save to prevent a goal scored on your team’s empty net is that you’re probably going to lose anyway, since the situation was already dire enough for you to pull your goalie. However, we’re not going to let that diminish the effort of Bud Holloway, who plays for […]

  • Gary Bettman Upholds Dennis Wideman Suspension Based on Text Message Sent to Teammate

    Gary Bettman Upholds Dennis Wideman Suspension Based on Text Message Sent to Teammate

    Nobody was shocked on Wednesday when NHL commissioner Gary Bettman upheld the 20-game Dennis Wideman suspension. What was surprising was Bettman’s reasoning—specifically, his reliance on a text message in determining whether Wideman was truly sorry for colliding with linesman Don Henderson. The text Dennis Wideman sent to his teammate: “(t)he only problem and the only […]

  • Devils’ Joseph Blandisi Performs Blatant Hockey Flop (Video)

    Devils’ Joseph Blandisi Performs Blatant Hockey Flop (Video)

    I don’t know which is worse: This ridiculous hockey flop performed by New Jersey Devils forward Joseph Blandisi after being slashed on the leg by the Flyers’ Andrew MacDonald, or the commentator’s attempt to explain that it wasn’t a dive—because, as he claims, there’s a nerve in the back of Blandisi’s leg that MacDonald must have […]

  • QMJHL Referee Takes Beer Can to the Groin (Video)

    QMJHL Referee Takes Beer Can to the Groin (Video)

    Make a questionable call while officiating a game in the Quebec Major Junior hockey League?  Expect to get a can of beer tossed at your groin by a family member of the penalized player. That’s the lesson this QMJHL official learned after calling a penalty on the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies’ Francis Perron back on February 11th. Why […]