NHL

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Richards vs. Dubinsky — 3/6/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Richards vs. Dubinsky — 3/6/11

    For the true definition of a leader, we give you the Philadelphia Flyers’ Mike Richards, who was looking to ignite his team yesterday afternoon by dropping the gloves and fighting the New York Rangers’ Brandon Dubinsky.  And for an example of a slumping team, we give you the Philadelphia Flyers, who were not inspired even […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Just Clearing The Glutes…

    Picture Of The Day: Just Clearing The Glutes…

    “Just clearing the glutes…” That was the image and comment that Philadelphia Flyers forward James van Riemsdyk used to introduce fellow teammate Jody Shelley to the Twitterverse.  Nothing helps build a solid following quite like a naked picture of you lying on a bed as your butt gets a rubdown. As of Monday, March 7th […]

  • Sharks’ Jason Demers Punches A Linesman In The Face (Video)

    Sharks’ Jason Demers Punches A Linesman In The Face (Video)

    When it comes to officiating the game of hockey, some may say that the referees have the toughest job, having each of their calls analyzed and scrutinized by the media and fans who have the luxury of taking a closer look at every play through the use of instant replay.  There is no denying the […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Aulie vs. Hartnell — 3/3/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Aulie vs. Hartnell — 3/3/11

    Dion Phaneuf wasn’t the only member of the Toronto Maple Leafs delivering knockout blows during last night’s game against the Philadelphia Flyers.  Keith Aulie was also dishing out some punishment, although he found a member of the opposition to bear the brunt of his force, rather than one of his own teammates. After getting tangled […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Konopka vs. Staubitz — 3/2/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Konopka vs. Staubitz — 3/2/11

    Having recorded more man-games lost due to injury than any other team in the league, the New York Islanders felt their opposition had been taking liberties on them for far too long.  As a result, they decided to fight back, beginning with their epic brawl-filled game against the Pittsburgh Penguins less than a month ago.  […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Stupid Sexy Flanders

    Picture Of The Day: Stupid Sexy Flanders

    Here is one goalie mask that Homer Simpson probably wouldn’t be too fond of. It belongs to Colorado Avalanche goaltender Peter Budaj, who is a devout Christian and figured a picture of Ned Flanders, the bible-hugging neighbor next door from The Simpsons cartoon show, would be the perfect way to show some love to his […]

  • The Habs’ Desharnais Takes A Check From A Ref (Video)

    The Habs’ Desharnais Takes A Check From A Ref (Video)

    After witnessing the Montreal Canadiens get beat up by the Boston Bruins during their last meeting, most NHL fans believed the Habs needed to acquire some size and toughness at the NHL trade deadline if they hope to succeed in the playoffs. The Habs remained quiet at the deadline, and now even the referees appear […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Telestrator Dong?

    Picture Of The Day: Telestrator Dong?

    Could it be?  Is that what I think  it is?  It looks like a…. …a telestrator dong! Attempting to give us some insight regarding the Buffalo Sabres’ offensive zone play against the New York Rangers last night, the crew at VERSUS appeared to be a little too “excited” about the way the Sabres had been […]

  • A Behind-The-Scenes Look At How A Trade Goes Down In The NHL (Video)

    A Behind-The-Scenes Look At How A Trade Goes Down In The NHL (Video)

    Ever wonder what goes on after two National Hockey League teams have agreed on a trade?  We have the answer to that question, thanks to some behind-the-scenes footage that was shot by the NHL Network during Monday’s Trade Deadline Day. Both of the following clips take place within the office of NHL Associate Counsel Daniel […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Lucic vs. Vandermeer — 2/27/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Lucic vs. Vandermeer — 2/27/11

    Most organizations came into today’s NHL trade deadline looking to improve some aspect of their team, whether it was scoring, defense or any other area.  As for the Boston Bruins, one area they didn’t need to improve on was team toughness.  The B’s already have a plethora of tough guys, including Shawn Thornton, Adam McQuaid […]