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  • 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 […]

  • High School Hockey Player Scores OT Winner on Same Day His Father Died (Video)

    High School Hockey Player Scores OT Winner on Same Day His Father Died (Video)

    Doug Caliendo probably wasn’t expected to play in Notre Dame’s (West Haven, Connecticut) game against Northwest Catholic (West Hartford, Connecticut) High School on Wednesday, after his father passed earlier that day from colon cancer. But Caliendo was out there on the ice anyways, because he knew that’s what his father would have wanted. Via GametimeCT: […]

  • John Scott Scores Two Goals, Earns All-Star Game MVP (Videos)

    John Scott Scores Two Goals, Earns All-Star Game MVP (Videos)

    The NHL didn’t even want John Scott in their All-Star Game (read all about that over here). But by the end of Sunday’s 3-on-3 All-Star Tournament, it was Scott’s Pacific Division team that would be victorious, with captain John Scott himself taking home MVP honors. It was quite the evening for the 6’8″ enforcer.  He started things off with […]

  • Flames’ Dennis Wideman Drilled a Referee From Behind (Video)

    Flames’ Dennis Wideman Drilled a Referee From Behind (Video)

    An unusual incident unfolded during the second period of Wednesday night’s game between the Nashville Predators and the Calgary Flames, as Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman appeared to cross-check a referee in the back while gingerly making his way to the Calgary bench. The play took place just a few seconds after Wideman was drilled into the […]