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  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 05/31/09 – Chris Osgood

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 05/31/09 – Chris Osgood

    Total Pro Sports – Playing against Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby can be a goalie’s worst nightmare, but that is not exactly the case in this year’s Stanley Cup Finals.  In fact, for Detroit Red Wings netminder Chris Osgood, it seems more like an incredible dream.

  • 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 […]

  • Franzen Steals Kane’s Mouthguard As Wings Rob Blackhawks Of Hope

    Franzen Steals Kane’s Mouthguard As Wings Rob Blackhawks Of Hope

    Total Pro Sports – No Lidstrom.  No Datsyuk.  No Draper.  No problem.  That was the case for the Detroit Red Wings in game number 4 as they defeated the Chicago Blackhawks easily by a score of 6-1.  With the win the Wings now hold a 3-1 series edge and have all but solidified their place […]

  • Niklas Kronwall Lays Devastating Hit on Martin Havlat In Game 3

    Niklas Kronwall Lays Devastating Hit on Martin Havlat In Game 3

    Total Pro Sports -  Last night’s game three overtime victory for the Chicago Blackhawks not only provided a thrilling finish.  It also produced what many will be calling “the hit of the year”.  At least those who thought it was a legal one will likely be doing so. With just under 7 minutes left in […]

  • Red Wings Datsyuk Likely Out For Game Three

    Red Wings Datsyuk Likely Out For Game Three

    Total Pro Sports – Up two games and looking to make it a 3-0 strangle-hold tonight in Chicago, the Detroit Red Wings will be without their top scorer from the regular season.  Pavel Datsyuk did not take part in this morning’s skate and is unlikely to play in tonight’s game 3 of the Western Conference […]

  • Roenick Says: Mike Babcock Dislikes Chris Chelios

    Roenick Says: Mike Babcock Dislikes Chris Chelios

    Total Pro Sports – Once again, Jeremy Roenick has stepped up on his soap box and tried to make his voice heard.  What was he saying this time?  That Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock is anti-American.  So what would cause JR to make such accusations.  As sad as it sounds, it may have […]

  • Red Wings Use Home Ice To Go Up 2-0

    Red Wings Use Home Ice To Go Up 2-0

    Total Pro Sports - Yesterday provided another stellar night of NHL playoff hockey as the only game on tap had enough excitement for any hockey fan watching.  Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals between the Detroit Red Wings and the Chicago Blackhawks ended when Mikael Samuelsson converted on a 3-on-1 in the first overtime to give the Wings the 3-2 […]

  • Adam Burish Survives Having His Neck Cut By Skate Blade

    Adam Burish Survives Having His Neck Cut By Skate Blade

    Total Pro Sports -This is exactly the reason why all hockey players, young and old should wear neck guards.  Protect yourself from serious injury and possible death.Do not be a hero.  Have a look to see how close Burish from the Chicago Blackhawks came to a potentially hazardous situation. In yesterday’s Game 1 of the […]

  • 10 Things We’ve Learned Halfway 2 The Stanley Cup

    10 Things We’ve Learned Halfway 2 The Stanley Cup

    Total Pro Sports – After the thrilling victories of Detroit and Carolina Thursday night, the Conference final match-ups have been set.  In the East, the Pittsburgh Penguins are back to defend their title against the Carolina Hurricanes, while the Detroit Red Wings will look to do the same against their rival, the Chicago Blackhawks.  Should the Penguins […]

  • With Two NHL Game 7′s Left, One Has To Be Great…Right?

    With Two NHL Game 7′s Left, One Has To Be Great…Right?

    Total Pro Sports – Anyone who is a fan of the game of hockey had to be looking forward to last night’s battle between Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby.  Oops.  I mean the Washington Capitals and the Pittsburgh Penguins.  With the exception of Penguin fans, it also seems fair to say that all who tuned […]

  • Ducks, Wings Game Ends In Rumble. More To Come In Game 7?

    Ducks, Wings Game Ends In Rumble. More To Come In Game 7?

    Total Pro Sports – In what has been the most memorable round of NHL playoff hockey in recent memory, the Ducks and Bruins made sure there would be two more game sevens.  The total is now three out of the four, with the lone six game series being a great one as well.  While Ovechkin […]