Tag Archives: hockey

  • This Day In Sports History (May 10th) — Bobby Orr

    This Day In Sports History (May 10th) — Bobby Orr

    It was on this day in 1970 that the Boston Bruins beat the St. Louis Blues to capture the team’s first Stanley Cup since 1941.  The Bruins won the game 4-3 in overtime to sweep the Blues in their best-of-seven series. Game Four of the series would go into overtime, but it did not last […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 5/8/2013 — David Krejci

    Stat Line of the Night — 5/8/2013 — David Krejci

    Any time an athlete does something that gets 5,000 people to throw $125,000 worth of hats on the ice, it’s pretty special. When you get them to do it during the playoffs? Well, that’s even better. Of course, in the case of the Boston Bruins’ David Krejci, these hats were figurative and not literal. The […]

  • Red Wings Fan Shakes Her Breasts at the Refs (Video)

    Red Wings Fan Shakes Her Breasts at the Refs (Video)

    There were plenty of remarkably pleasing sights to take in during Game Four of the first-round playoff series between the Detroit Red Wings and the Anaheim Ducks last night (unless, of course, you are a Ducks fan). For starters, there were several key, highlight reel saves made by goaltender Jimmy Howard.  Here’s a look at […]

  • CBC Camera Catches a Leafs Fan Smoking a Joint (Video)

    CBC Camera Catches a Leafs Fan Smoking a Joint (Video)

    According to a survey conducted by UNICEF on child well-being in rich countries, “Canada’s young people have the highest rate of cannabis use” among “developed countries,” at 28%.  And falling within that 28% of young Canadian pot smokers is this Toronto Maple Leafs fan, who was caught by CBC’s camera taking a puff from a […]

  • This Day In Sports History (May 6th) — Hartford Whalers

    This Day In Sports History (May 6th) — Hartford Whalers

    It was on this day in 1997 that Hartford Whalers owner Peter Karmanos officially announced that the team would be relocated to Raleigh, North Carolina, and be known as the Carolina Hurricanes. Karmanos was frustrated with the team’s poor attendance figures as well as a lack of corporate support, which prompted the move to North […]

  • Canadiens and Senators Engage in Epic Playoff Line Brawl (Videos)

    Canadiens and Senators Engage in Epic Playoff Line Brawl (Videos)

    You generally don’t see as many hockey fights during the playoffs as you do in the regular season. The reason is that, during the playoffs, every single minute is crucial, and every single player is needed. If a guy isn’t deemed absolutely crucial to his team, then he isn’t in the lineup. So teams just […]