Tag Archives: hockey

  • Hockey Player Scores Goal, Jumps Through Glass While Celebrating (Video)

    Hockey Player Scores Goal, Jumps Through Glass While Celebrating (Video)

    Back in 2009, Henrik Andersen of Leksand jumped through the glass while celebrating a gorgeous goal in the Swedish Elite League.  The image of him falling through the glass and landing rear-first in the stands was supposed to serve as a reminder to all that hockey goal celebrations are best kept on the ice. Apparently, […]

  • Behold The “Official Song” Of The NHL Lockout (Video)

    Behold The “Official Song” Of The NHL Lockout (Video)

    What do you get when you combine a new Taylor Swift song about Jake Gyllenhaal, a couple of country music radio DJs from Winnipeg, and the NHL lockout? You get “The Official Song of the NHL Lockout.” A few weeks ago a DJ from QX104 FM in Winnipeg, Manitoba, named Jonathan Best had a great […]

  • Hockey Goals + Soccer Announcers = Awesome (Video)

    Hockey Goals + Soccer Announcers = Awesome (Video)

    Did you ever stop and consider how much of an effect sports announcers have on your perception of a game? I mean, unless you grew up with season tickets, the majority of your experiences with your favorite sport have been on television (or the radio, if you’re an old-timer). And when you’re watching on telelvision, […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 22nd) – 1991 NHL Draft

    This Day In Sports History (June 22nd) – 1991 NHL Draft

    It was on this day in 1991 that the NHL Entry Draft was held at the Memorial Auditorium in Buffalo, New York.  The Quebec Nordiques held the No. 1 selection, as they earned a league low 46 points in the 1990-91 season. The Nordiques would select highly touted prospect Eric Lindros, a power forward who […]

  • Hockey Players Unimpressed By LeBron James’ Leg Cramps

    Hockey Players Unimpressed By LeBron James’ Leg Cramps

    At the end of Game 4 of the NBA Finals, the Miami Heat’s LeBron James suffered what appeared to be quite the painful leg cramp, which forced him to sit out the last minute of the game.  It also resulted in the above image of James being carried off the court with a painful expression […]

  • L.A. Kings Party With The Stanley Cup In Vegas (Video & Pics)

    L.A. Kings Party With The Stanley Cup In Vegas (Video & Pics)

    Any hockey team that wins the Stanley Cup is going to do their fair share of partying. But when the championship team you play for is called the Kings, well, people are going to expect you to take the celebration up to another, more regal level. Thankfully, the boys from Los Angeles are turning out […]

  • 15 Weirdest Places The Stanley Cup Has Been

    15 Weirdest Places The Stanley Cup Has Been

    Here are some things you’ll never hear or read about: each basketball player on an NBA Championship team getting a day to spend with the Larry O’Brien trophy. Or a baseball player from a World Series Championship team taking the Commissioners Trophy to a horse track and using it to feed hay to a Kentucky […]