Tag Archives: hockey

  • 12 Awful Hockey Playoff Beards

    12 Awful Hockey Playoff Beards

    Well, we’re now halfway through the NHL playoffs and, as always, some truly amazing beards are starting to take shape. We have the New York Islanders teams of the early 1980s to thank for this. Of all the things that dynasty accomplished, inventing the playoff beard has to be the greatest. Hell, even NFL and […]

  • Bruins’ Adam McQuaid Misses Check, Falls Face First Into Boards (Video)

    Bruins’ Adam McQuaid Misses Check, Falls Face First Into Boards (Video)

    Late in the first period of Game 2 last night between the Boston Bruins and the Philadelphia Flyers, the Bruins’ Adam McQuaid attempted to plant an elbow into the head of Flyers’ forward Mike Richards.  He would miss on his attempted elbow and justice would be served only milliseconds later, as an off-balanced McQuaid would […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 5/1/11 — Vincent Lecavalier

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 5/1/11 — Vincent Lecavalier

    Entering their second round series against the Washington Capitals, the Tampa Bay Lightning would have been pleased to come away with a split in the first two games at the Verizon Center.  However, after winning Game 1 by a score of 4-2, the Lightning’s plans for the first two games quickly changed from split to […]

  • History Has Perfect Timing (James Neal’s Winner – Video)

    History Has Perfect Timing (James Neal’s Winner – Video)

    James Neal hadn’t recorded a goal in the post-season. He entered last night’s game with only one assist in his three playoff games with Pittsburgh this season. He hadn’t scored a goal in his previous 16 games, with his last coming on March 8th against Buffalo. In fact, he had only recorded one goal in […]

  • 9 Obnoxious People You Might See At An NHL Playoff Game

    9 Obnoxious People You Might See At An NHL Playoff Game

    It’s playoff time. And that means that getting to live hockey is a mandate. However, live playoff matches aren’t without their caveats. For instance, you can get caught in a run-in with any of the 9 personality types you see below. That can cast a shadow on even the most exciting barnburner of a game. […]

  • 10 Hottest WAGs of the NHL

    10 Hottest WAGs of the NHL

    Women don’t always go for the bad boys. Don’t get me wrong, hockey players are tough as nails, but they simply don’t in the same sandbox as basketball and football players when it comes to bad behavior. They also have some truly awful hair and myriad dental problems. It must be their slapshots that reel […]

  • Blackhawks Fans Get Into It With Canucks Management (Video)

    Blackhawks Fans Get Into It With Canucks Management (Video)

    When the NHL playoffs began, plenty of attention was placed on the series between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Vancouver Canucks.  These two teams share a well-publicized hatred for one another, but it appeared as though this year’s edition of their bitter rivalry would be short lived after the Canucks took a commanding 3-0 series […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 4/19/11 — Dave Bolland

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 4/19/11 — Dave Bolland

    Facing a must-win situation, the Chicago Blackhawks welcomed Dave Bolland back to their line-up for the first time since he sustained a concussion six weeks ago.  His return would prove to be a triumphant one, as his incredible effort helped keep the Hawks’ season alive. Bolland made his mark on a series against the Canucks […]

  • 9 Greatest ‘Barns’ To Watch An NHL Playoff Game

    9 Greatest ‘Barns’ To Watch An NHL Playoff Game

    The season is upon us. The Stanley Cup Playoffs are back. But not all playoff environments are created equal. Their exists an upper echelon that combines the proper elements of technology, history, passionate fans, and pure beauty to create an environment that surpasses most every other hockey venue. So if you are lucky enough to […]

  • OT Goal Wakes Up Sleeping Caps Fan (Video)

    OT Goal Wakes Up Sleeping Caps Fan (Video)

    Wake Up Kid!  Your Caps Won! Perhaps the only thing better than getting to attend to a playoff hockey game as a child and staying out way past your bedtime, is falling asleep at the game and being woken up immediately following a game-winning overtime goal by your team. This kid was probably dreaming about […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 4/14/11 — Ryan Miller

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 4/14/11 — Ryan Miller

    Jhonas Enroth did a great job in goal for the Buffalo Sabres down the final stretch of the regular season, but this is Ryan Miller’s team, and he show us all why with an incredible performance during Game One of their best-of-seven opening round series against the Philadelphia Flyers. The Sabres headed into the playoffs […]

  • Your First NHL Playoff Fan Fight: Canucks vs. Blackhawks (Video)

    Your First NHL Playoff Fan Fight: Canucks vs. Blackhawks (Video)

    Last night the Vancouver Canucks took Game 1 of their opening round playoff series against the Chicago Blackhawks, but although they may have eared the important victory on the ice, their fans were busy losing the battle in the stands. Here is footage of what appears to be a disgruntled Blackhawks fan in a Jonathan […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 4/13/11 — Mike Fisher

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 4/13/11 — Mike Fisher

    Heading into the 2010-11 NHL season, the Nashville Predators were hoping that this would be the year that they finally get over that hump and win their first ever playoff series.  In an effort to increase their chances of doing so, they acquired Mike Fisher from the Ottawa Senators at the trade deadline, and the […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Top 5 Fights Of The Year (Videos)

    Frozen Fisticuffs Top 5 Fights Of The Year (Videos)

    We here at Total Pro Sports have continued to bring you the best fights from the NHL each night throughout the 2010-11 season, but with the regular season over, so to are the fisticuffs, one would think.  After all, fighting in the playoffs is just about as rare as a Toronto Maple Leafs post-season appearance […]