NHL

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Thornton vs. Shelley – 12/1/10

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Thornton vs. Shelley – 12/1/10

    Last season the Boston Bruins and the Philadelphia Flyers provided hockey fans with tons of excitement during their Eastern Conference Semi-Final Series, which saw the Flyers come back from a 3-0 deficit to win the series in seven games.  And while last night’s meeting between these two teams may not have shared a similar level […]

  • Picture Of The Day: A Night Of Unwelcome Returns

    Picture Of The Day: A Night Of Unwelcome Returns

    Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 has been marked down on the calenders of almost every NHL and NBA fan.  After all, it is the day that many have already been calling, “A Night of Unwelcome Returns.”  And headlining this much-anticipated night of North American professional sports action are the Miami Heat’s LeBron James and the San […]

  • High School Hockey Player Scores, Presses The Easy Button (Video)

    High School Hockey Player Scores, Presses The Easy Button (Video)

    When David Goodwin of De Smet Jesuit High School’s varsity hockey team toe-dragged the puck into the center of the ice and roofed it over the opposing goaltender, he couldn’t have made it look any easier.  And in an effort to ensure that everyone in attendance was aware of just how easy scoring that goal […]

  • Hockey Double Entendre Gives Alex Trebek The Giggles (Video)

    Hockey Double Entendre Gives Alex Trebek The Giggles (Video)

    A few years back we provided readers with a look at some of the double entendres one may find within the game of hockey.  It appears as though Jeopardy’s Alex Trebek has added another one to that list. While getting to know his contestants during Thursday night’s airing of the popular game show, reigning champion […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Close-Up Shot

    Picture Of The Day: Close-Up Shot

    The Chicago Blackhawks’ John Scott got plenty of good shots in against the Kings’ Kevin Westgarth during their tilt on Saturday night, but perhaps the best shot of the fight was the one captured by this lovely blond and her pink Blackberry. Luckily for Westgarth, some chicks happen to dig scars.  I wonder if this […]

  • CBC Commentators Escape A Close Call With The Zamboni (Video)

    CBC Commentators Escape A Close Call With The Zamboni (Video)

    Just inside the zamboni gates appears to be a common place for hockey commentators to conduct their pre-game introductions, but after a close call prior to Saturday night’s game between the San Jose Sharks and the Edmonton Oilers, they may want to consider relocating. During the pregame summary prior to the second game of CBC’s […]

  • Gordeeva And Bure Win Battle Of The Blades Trophy, Break It (Video)

    Gordeeva And Bure Win Battle Of The Blades Trophy, Break It (Video)

    What an embarrassing way to end the competition.  After announcing Valeri Bure and Katia Gordeeva as the Season 2 winners of Battle of the Blades, Ron MacLean handed the victors their trophy.  After admiring it for a few seconds, the credits began to roll and Gordeeva skated away with the trophy in her hands.  However, […]

  • Marc Staal Rocks Matt Stajan With Hard Open-Ice Hit (Video)

    Marc Staal Rocks Matt Stajan With Hard Open-Ice Hit (Video)

    The NHL may be looking to crack down on blind-sided hits, but that is no excuse for players not to keep their heads up at all times.  Unfortunately for Matt Stajan, he would be forced to learn that lesson the hard way last night. With just over ten minutes remaining in the game, the Flames’ […]

  • Alex Ovechkin Trades In Skates For Some Dancing Shoes (Video)

    Alex Ovechkin Trades In Skates For Some Dancing Shoes (Video)

    Many of us have grown accustomed to watching Alex Ovechkin dance around defenders on the ice.  And after watching this clip of him busting his moves on the dance floor, may I be the first to say that he looks a whole lot smoother on skates. Those who know Ovechkin know that he is not […]

  • Sidney Crosby’s Amazing Puck-Pyramid Trick (Video)

    Sidney Crosby’s Amazing Puck-Pyramid Trick (Video)

    Sidney Crosby is nothing short of magnificent with the puck on his stick.  The guy is a magician on ice.  If that wasn’t already evident following his slap-shot-net-adjustment drill, it is now after watching him pick off pucks along the ledge of the boards with his shot. Knocking off that pyramid is cool and all, […]