Tag Archives: hockey

  • Built-Up Hockey Fight Results in One-Punch KO (Video)

    Built-Up Hockey Fight Results in One-Punch KO (Video)

    In a hockey fight, just like in boxing, the build-up doesn’t always make for a more dramatic contest. In the vein of Tyson-Spinks, here’s a hockey fight between two goons in minor league hockey. The league, known as Ligue Nord-Américaine de Hockey, is known for its bruisers, and it lives up to that billing here.  Even […]

  • 29 Pavel Datsyuk GIFs that Prove He Is Some Sort of Wizard

    29 Pavel Datsyuk GIFs that Prove He Is Some Sort of Wizard

    A whole list of Pavel Datsyuk GIFs? Really? Yes, dammit. You may not have noticed because the NHL decided back in 2007 that Sidney Crosby was the face of the league, but Detroit Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk is a hockey genius—nay, hockey wizard. The man is capable of doing things with a puck that are […]

  • Everyone Just Settle Down About that Justin Bieber Goal (Video)

    Everyone Just Settle Down About that Justin Bieber Goal (Video)

    Did you hear about the Justin Bieber goal? The douchebag Canadian pop star scored a goal playing hockey and everyone is like, “Oh my God can u believe it that wuz AMAZEBALLS!!!” I’m not even joking. The thing has been described as “sweet,” “sick,” and “impressive” by various media outlets. Was it a good goal? […]

  • 37 GIFs that Prove Hockey Fans Are the Best Fans

    37 GIFs that Prove Hockey Fans Are the Best Fans

    Are hockey fans really empirically better than the fans of every other sport? I don’t know. Fandom is pretty subjective. To be honest, when I came up with the title of this list, I was just trying to pull a Buzzfeed and use hyperbole to appeal to a very specific demographic. That being said, you won’t find many […]

  • 9 Useful Hockey Apps to Enhance the 2014-15 NHL Season

    9 Useful Hockey Apps to Enhance the 2014-15 NHL Season

    You may not have noticed on account of all the NFL scandals and exhilarating MLB postseason games, but the 2014-15 NHL season gets underway tonight with eight teams in four marquee matchups, while the rest of the league kicks things off tomorrow. And the best thing you can do to get ready—besides picking your favorite […]

  • Canucks Anthem Singer Trips Up on Skates During National Anthem (Video)

    Canucks Anthem Singer Trips Up on Skates During National Anthem (Video)

    The Canucks anthem singer may have raised the bar for showmanship a little too high on Friday night. The singer, Mark Donnelly, who often performs over the top renditions of the anthem for the Canucks, was invited to sing the national anthem for the Penticton Vees of the British Columbia Hockey League during their home […]

  • Here’s the First Sick Goal of the 2014-15 Hockey Season (Video)

    Here’s the First Sick Goal of the 2014-15 Hockey Season (Video)

    Did you know there is now a champions league of European hockey? Well there is. It’s called, cleverly enough, the Champions Hockey League. It features teams from Austria, the Czech Republic, Germany, Great Britain, Norway, France, Finland, Denmark, Switzerland, Slovakia, and Sweden. And 2014-15 is its inaugural season. So why do I bring this up? […]

  • WTF? Shea Weber Shoots a Puck Through the Boards (Pics)

    WTF? Shea Weber Shoots a Puck Through the Boards (Pics)

    I know it’s the middle of August and you’re way too excited about preseason football to care about hockey. But trust me, this post is worth your time, and you don’t have to know a thing about hockey. You see, NHL training camps have not started yet. However, some hockey players are already working out, […]

  • The 15 Highest Paid NHL Players of 2014-15

    The 15 Highest Paid NHL Players of 2014-15

    Top hockey players don’t make anything close to what top basketball, football, or baseball players make. That being said, the NHL isn’t exactly the MLS. The salary cap for 2014-15 is a healthy $69 million, while every player in Major League Soccer combined will make just $115.3 million. So when it comes to earning power, […]

  • The Stanley Cup’s Summer of Debauchery Has Begun (Pics)

    The Stanley Cup’s Summer of Debauchery Has Begun (Pics)

    Every summer the Stanley Cup goes on a world tour, visiting the home towns of every single player who won the Cup that year and putting whatever little vacation you have planned to shame. And this year, since the Los Angeles Kings won hockey’s Holy Grail again, the party kicked off in sunny Southern California. […]