NHL

  • Red Wings’ Kris Draper Says Sidney Crosby Snubbed Lidstrom

    Red Wings’ Kris Draper Says Sidney Crosby Snubbed Lidstrom

    Total Pro Sports – Following a Stanley Cup victory, it is easy for players of the winning team to get all caught up in the emotions that come with such an achievement.  Sometimes they can even get a little too caught up in the moment. That was the excuse that Pittsburgh Penguins vice president Tom […]

  • Penguins Win The Stanley Cup! Take That Hossa

    Penguins Win The Stanley Cup! Take That Hossa

    Total Pro Sports – Last summer Marian Hossa left the Pittsburgh Penguins to join the Detroit Red Wings in hopes of winning his first Stanley Cup.  Last night his plan backfired as he was forced to watch his former team celebrate after a 2-1 game seven victory. TPS was in attendance to catch the game […]

  • Changing The Script: Pens Win Adds One Final Game To 2009 NHL Season

    Changing The Script: Pens Win Adds One Final Game To 2009 NHL Season

    Total Pro Sports – It is the most appropriate way to end what has been an entertaining Stanley Cup Finals between the Detroit Red Wings and the Pittsburgh Penguins.  Faced with a do or die situation at home last night, the Penguins came out hard and took it to the defending cup champions, rewriting last […]

  • NBC Tells Fans To Watch Game 6 Of Stanley Cup Finals At Home

    NBC Tells Fans To Watch Game 6 Of Stanley Cup Finals At Home

    Total Pro Sports – There has been no bigger party crasher at this year’s Stanley Cup Finals than NBC.  First they put the NHL in a position where they were forced to play games one and two back-to-back on Saturday and Sunday.  That did not work out all that bad and the fans did not […]

  • Red Wings Limo Take An Unwelcome Ride Through Pittsburgh

    Red Wings Limo Take An Unwelcome Ride Through Pittsburgh

    Total Pro Sports – If you have visited Joe Louis Arena, home of the Detroit Red Wings this post-season, you must have had the opportunity to see the Red Wings Limo.  It is the long automobile on monster tires painted in the Red and White colors of the Wings, and is parked right outside the […]

  • Sidney Crosby Asked By Reporter How Big His Knob Is?

    Sidney Crosby Asked By Reporter How Big His Knob Is?

    Total Pro Sports -  With all the intensity, battling and bad blood that characterizes the NHL playoffs, its always a welcome change to see the players show a lighter side on off-days.  Perhaps no one brings that out more in the bearded men on skates than The Score TV personality Cabbie. How does he do […]

  • Pens Win! Even Series With Wings

    Pens Win! Even Series With Wings

    Total Pro Sports – Just when it looked all too much like 2008, the Pittsburgh Penguins used back-to-back penalty kills to change the script and defeat the Detroit Red Wings 4-2, evening the 2009 version of the Stanley Cup Finals at 2-2. It had looked like the Wings seized control of the game early in […]

  • Thank You Pens For Giving Us A Series

    Thank You Pens For Giving Us A Series

    Total Pro Sports – It wasn’t technically an elimination game last night for the Pittsburgh Penguins, but it may as well have been.  Down 2-0 in the series to the Detroit Red Wings, the Penguins found themselves tied 2-2 after two periods last night at home, but played the do-or-die third like you’d expect a […]

  • Hedman And Hall Taken In KHL Draft, Tavares Passed On

    Hedman And Hall Taken In KHL Draft, Tavares Passed On

    Total Pro Sports – If there ever was a league that could challenge the NHL, it is the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).  Yesterday during their draft of junior players age 17 to 20, they once again showed their willingness to compete with the biggest hockey league in the world. This years top European prospect, Victor […]

  • Don Cherry Does His Best Dos Equis Impression

    Don Cherry Does His Best Dos Equis Impression

    Total Pro Sports – It all begins with the quote, “Here in Detroit, Michigan, and across the NHL, his reputation is expanding faster than the galaxy.”  Sound familiar?  It’s CBC’s knock-off version of the popular Dos Equis XX commercials.  An who is playing “the world’s most interesting man” this time?  None other than the pink-suited […]

  • Bad Breaks Have Penguins Down 2-0 To Wings

    Bad Breaks Have Penguins Down 2-0 To Wings

    Total Pro Sports – After two games, they have outshot the Detroit Red Wings, a feat that is not easily accomplished by most NHL teams, but they have still yet to beat them in this year’s edition of the NHL Stanley Cup Finals. Blame it on the schedule, the refs, or the goalies.  Whatever the […]

  • Stanley Cup Final Preview: Time For Revenge?

    Stanley Cup Final Preview: Time For Revenge?

    Total Pro Sports – It all began on Wednesday, April 15, 2009.  Now, three rounds, fourteen series, 43 days, 70 games, and a whole lot of bruises later we are left with the final two teams in the NHL playoffs, one of the most demanding post-seasons in professional sports.  In the 2009 edition of the […]

  • Not Impressed With The Stanley Cup Finals Schedule?  Blame Conan!

    Not Impressed With The Stanley Cup Finals Schedule? Blame Conan!

    Total Pro Sports – Okay.  So we don’t want to be hard on Conan O’Brien.  But we will take it out on NBC, as their fingerprints are all over the schedule for the Stanley Cup Finals between the Detroit Red Wings and the Pittsburgh Penguins.  After Darren Helm’s overtime winner clinched the Wings berth in […]

  • Fan Gives Ref The Finger As Wings Give Blackhawks The Boot

    Fan Gives Ref The Finger As Wings Give Blackhawks The Boot

    Total Pro Sports – It was a close game five, but in the end the Wings were once again too much for the younger Blackhawks to handle.  Even with the experience of Lidstrom, Datsyuk and Draper absent from the line-up (not to mention the surprising late scratch of Jonathan Ericsson), they got just enough from […]

  • Cam Ward’s Blunder Marks The End Of Hurricanes’ Playoff Run

    Cam Ward’s Blunder Marks The End Of Hurricanes’ Playoff Run

    Total Pro Sports – With 1:30 left in the first, the Canes were close to completing a strong period and going into the dressing room tied 1-1.  That was before a harmless looking Maxime Talbot wrist shot deflected off the stick of Anton Babchuk and somehow made it past Canes goalie Cam Ward at what […]