NHL

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]