Tag Archives: hockey

  • 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. […]

  • Slash Shreds National Anthem at Kings-Hawks Game 3 (Video)

    Slash Shreds National Anthem at Kings-Hawks Game 3 (Video)

    At Game 3 of the NHL’s Western Conference Finals between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Los Angeles Kings over the weekend, things got off to a patriotic start thanks to a performance of “The Star-Spangled Banner” by legendary former (always?) Guns ‘n’ Roses guitarist Slash. Doing a shredded-out rendition of the United States’ national anthem has […]

  • Evgeni Malkin Gets His Caricature Drawn on the Streets of New York (Photo)

    Evgeni Malkin Gets His Caricature Drawn on the Streets of New York (Photo)

    It looks like the Pittsburgh Penguins had themselves a fantastic time in New York this week. Not only did the team earn two important road victories over the New York Rangers, giving them a 3-1 series lead over the Broadway Blueshirts, but they also had enough energy left in the tank to take a stroll through the streets […]