NHL

  • Helicopter Hockey Is Now a Thing, and It Is Awesome (Video)

    Helicopter Hockey Is Now a Thing, and It Is Awesome (Video)

    Only a Canadian would ever say, “gee, I wonder if I could play hockey in a helicopter?” And only a Canadian would ever say, “oh man, that’s an awesome idea. I’ll help!” One morning in early December, somewhere in the Canadian Rockies, helicopter pilot Bradley Friesen woke up and decided it would be fun to […]

  • The Oilers’ Taylor Hall Scores a “Bra Trick”

    The Oilers’ Taylor Hall Scores a “Bra Trick”

    I never thought about it before, but the tradition of throwing your hat onto the ice after a player on the team you’re rooting for scores three goals in a hockey game is kind of outmoded, since people don’t really wear hats all that often anymore. But one woman at Thursday night’s game between the […]

  • Nick Foligno Pulls a Tomas Hertl, Scores a Between-the-Legs Beauty (Video)

    Nick Foligno Pulls a Tomas Hertl, Scores a Between-the-Legs Beauty (Video)

    Between the legs—that’s where all the cool kids are going in the NHL these days. First, of course, it was the Sharks’ 19-year-old Tomas Hertl, who announced his entry in the NHL with a four-goal performance against the Rangers on October 8 that was capped by a ridiculous between-the-legs top shelf breakaway goal. Then it was […]

  • Mikhail Grabovski Gets Accidental Skate to the Face (GIF)

    Mikhail Grabovski Gets Accidental Skate to the Face (GIF)

    At Saturday’s NHL match-up between the Washington Capitals and the Toronto Maple Leafs, the Caps’ Mikhail Grabovski faced off against his old teammates in Toronto, and suffered a pretty nasty injury in the process. It happened when Maple Leafs forward David Clarkson‘s skate accidentally hit Grabovski in the face after a failed dive. The hit […]

  • Hockey Stick Gets Stuck in Visor of Oilers’ Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (GIF)

    Hockey Stick Gets Stuck in Visor of Oilers’ Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (GIF)

    These days, more and more NHL players are wearing those cute little half visors. Some of them (like the Sedin Twins) probably wear them to deter other guys from punching them, and a few others probably wear them because they thing it looks cool. The rest, however, are trying to prevent serious eye injuries. After […]

  • Minor Hockey Player Unleashes Vicious Attack on Opponent (Video)

    Minor Hockey Player Unleashes Vicious Attack on Opponent (Video)

    The debate regarding fighting’s place in hockey seems to have hit its peak over the course of the past month.  But for those in favor of banning fighting in hopes of eliminating violent acts of brutality from the sport, here’s an even better idea: we keep the fighting and simply get rid of some of […]