Tag Archives: hockey

  • Here’s Nashville’s Answer To Vancouver’s “Green Men” (Video)

    Here’s Nashville’s Answer To Vancouver’s “Green Men” (Video)

    Visitors making a trip to the penalty box during the post-season will often be confronted by the “Green Men.”  The Nashville Predators know that all too well as they were treated to a healthy dose of Sully and Force during their second round playoff series against the Canucks last season. But after watching the Canucks […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Brouwer vs. Faulk — 2/20/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Brouwer vs. Faulk — 2/20/12

    The Washington Capitals didn’t put up much of a fight on the scoreboard during last night’s game against the Carolina Hurricanes, as they were thrashed by a score of 5-0.  And while most of the Caps players showed that they were unwilling to put up a fight throughout the entire 60 minutes of that game, […]

  • There Was A Tuna On The Ice At Rexall Place (Video)

    There Was A Tuna On The Ice At Rexall Place (Video)

    Today we were at TPS are celebrating “Family Day” – it’s an Ontario (Canada) thing.  As a result, we will be going light for the day, but we’ll still be taking the time to bring you some great clips from the weekend, like this one, which features a tuna on the ice at Rexall Place […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Kassian vs. Sestito — 2/16/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Kassian vs. Sestito — 2/16/12

    When it comes to fighting in hockey, it is difficult to say whether quantity of punches is greater than quality of punches.  In some cases,it is.  During last night’s bout between Zack Kassian of the Buffalo Sabres and Tom Sestito of the Philadelphia Flyers, it wasn’t, as quality easily prevailed over quantity. Getting the advantage […]

  • 15 Most Impressive Streaks In NHL History

    15 Most Impressive Streaks In NHL History

    Tonight the Detroit Red Wings take on the Nashville Predators at Joe Louis Arena, where the Preds will try to do something no team has been able to do since November 3, 2011: beat the Wings at home. In fact, this past Tuesday, when Detroit beat the Dallas Stars 3-1, they extended their home winning […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — McQuaid vs. White — 2/15/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — McQuaid vs. White — 2/15/12

    Despite sitting at opposite ends of the Eastern Conference standings, the Boston Bruins and the Montreal Canadiens appear to hate each other as much as ever.  That has been evident throughout the 2011-12 NHL season, as the two teams, and their fans, have engaged in several altercations already.  They added another to their long list […]

  • This Day In Sports History (February 16th) – NHL Lockout

    This Day In Sports History (February 16th) – NHL Lockout

    It was on this day in 2005 that NHL commissioner Gary Bettman officially canceled the 2004-05 season.  This would mark the first time that a major North American sport would cancel an entire season due to a labor dispute.  It would also be the first year that the Stanley Cup was not awarded since 1919. […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Parros vs. Kassian  — 2/14/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Parros vs. Kassian — 2/14/12

    As most of you already know, yesterday was Valentine’s Day.  So while lovers everywhere were busy exchanging gifts (among other things) in an effort to show their love for one another, George Parros of the Anaheim Ducks and Matt Kassian of the Minnesota Wild were busy exchanging punches in an effort to spark their respective […]

  • Blue Jackets Fan Throws Chocolate Covered Strawberry On The Ice (Video)

    Blue Jackets Fan Throws Chocolate Covered Strawberry On The Ice (Video)

    During last night’s game between the St. Louis Blues and the Columbus Blue Jackets, a chocolate covered strawberry landed on the ice, causing a stoppage in play.  We aren’t exactly sure how it got there, but we think we have an idea. For those of you who already didn’t know, we’ll start by reminding you […]

  • Hey Look!  It’s A Hockey Playing Robot! (Video)

    Hey Look! It’s A Hockey Playing Robot! (Video)

    A few years ago it appeared as though Don Cherry was trying to make Alex Ovechkin into the first hockey playing robot when he criticized the Russian superstar for his over-exuberant celebrations.  Unfortunately for Cherry, his criticism fell on deaf ears, as Ovechkin’s goal celebrations continue to be as exuberant as ever, albeit a lot […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Alberts vs. Jackman — 2/11/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Alberts vs. Jackman — 2/11/12

    Sitting only two points out of the playoffs entering the weekend, the Calgary Flames wanted to show everyone in the Western Conference that they are willing to fight, literally, in order to play meaningful hockey in April.  The Vancouver Canucks learned that first-hand on Saturday night when the Flames’ Tim Jackman dropped the gloves with […]

  • High Schooler Scores A Nifty Short-Handed Goal (Video)

    High Schooler Scores A Nifty Short-Handed Goal (Video)

    Eat your heart out Oliver Wahlstrom! While the young hockey prodigy has taken the opportunity to show off his puck-handling skills by performing lacrosse-style maneuvers during shootout competitions between periods at the TD Gardens, Alex Mason of Detroit Lakes High School is busy performing the even more difficult backhand lacrosse-style maneuver during an actual game […]