NHL

  • Wayne Gretzky Trivia FAIL (Pics)

    Wayne Gretzky Trivia FAIL (Pics)

    Someone really dropped the ball on this one.  I sure hope there wasn’t some great prize on the line, like a car or $1,000,000.  After all, how could someone get such a question wrong?  The answer has to be 800 games, doesn’t it?  I mean, I know Gretzky was a magician on the ice, but […]

  • AHL Goalie Alex Stalock Makes Save Of The Year (Video)

    AHL Goalie Alex Stalock Makes Save Of The Year (Video)

    The AHL is a great place to check out some of the top up-and-coming prospects that we may soon see in the NHL.  One of those prospects is goaltender Alex Stalock of the Worcester Sharks (farm team for the NHL’s San Jose Sharks), who was putting his talents on display Sunday night during a game […]

  • Matt Carkner Flicks Blood At Rangers Bench Following Fight (Video)

    Matt Carkner Flicks Blood At Rangers Bench Following Fight (Video)

    The Ottawa Senators enforcer Matt Carkner may have set a new precedent following a fight with Derek Boogaard late in the first period of last night’s game against the New York Rangers.  After going to the ground, Carkner rose to his feet and with blood streaming down his face he skated by the Rangers’ bench and […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Orr Looks For Revenge – 12/8/10

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Orr Looks For Revenge – 12/8/10

    Earlier in the season we brought you an edition of the “Frozen Fisticuffs Fight of the Night” that featured the Pittsburgh Penguins’ Deryk Engelland delivering a one-punch knockout to the Maple Leafs’ Colton Orr.  Last night these two teams squared off once again, and so too did their enforcers. Orr was looking for some revenge […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Boychuk vs. Montador – 12/7/10

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Boychuk vs. Montador – 12/7/10

    There’s that uppercut again!  The Boston Bruins’ Johnny Boychuk took a page out of Kevin Westgarth’s book last night when he found himself in tight during a bout with the Buffalo Sabres’ Steve Montador.  Unable to break free from Mantador’s hold, Boychuk unleashed a flurry of uppercuts that sent his opponent sprawling to the ice. […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Orr vs. King – 12/6/1

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Orr vs. King – 12/6/1

    For a moment during last night’s game between the Washington Capitals and the Toronto Maple Leafs, it appeared as though Alex Ovechkin was looking to start something with Leafs enforcer Colton Orr.  However, D.J. King would end up stepping in for Ovechkin on this occasion, as he took care of the fighting and left the […]

  • Sidney Crosby’s Highlight Reel Assist (Video)

    Sidney Crosby’s Highlight Reel Assist (Video)

    Not many players in the league can turn a bad pass into a great dangle that leads to a highlight reel assist, but Sidney Crosby certainly can.  That was exactly what the Penguins’ captain did last night during a game against the New Jersey Devils. Skating full speed down the left side of the boards, […]

  • Life In The Beer League…A Must-See 4-Minute Movie (Video)

    Life In The Beer League…A Must-See 4-Minute Movie (Video)

    Xtranormal appears to be onto something here.  Tell people “if you can type, you can make movies,” and suddenly you have a blockbuster hit like this short film on the life of a 40-year-old beer league hockey player.  And although the characters in this movie are fake, the lessons learned from it couldn’t be more […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Kaleta’s Flurry Of Lefts – 12/3/10

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Kaleta’s Flurry Of Lefts – 12/3/10

    The Columbus Blue Jackets and the Buffalo Sabres do not meet often, but they did last night and it turned into a rather heated affair.  Things began to get chippy following a nasty hit-from-behind by the Jackets’ Mike Commodore on the Sabres’ Patrick Kaleta.  Commodore would receive a 5-minute boarding penalty and immediately after coming […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Boogaard vs. Gillies – 12/2/10

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Boogaard vs. Gillies – 12/2/10

    Derek “The Bogeyman” Boogaard has haunted the dreams of several NHL enforcers, and Trevor Gillies may have just added his name to that list. These two combatants dropped their mitts during last night’s game between the New York Rangers and the New York Islanders, and while Gillies did manage to hang in there against the […]