Tag Archives: hockey

  • 10 Games To Watch On The 2009-10 NHL Schedule

    10 Games To Watch On The 2009-10 NHL Schedule

    Total Pro Sports – With the NHL releasing its much anticipated schedule for the 2009-10 season, there are several intriguing dates that all you hockey-crazed fans should begin marking down on your calendar.  Need some help?  TPS is here to provide you with some by listing the ten games schedules for next season that you […]

  • NHL Loses One Of Its Greats As Joe Sakic Retires

    NHL Loses One Of Its Greats As Joe Sakic Retires

    Total Pro Sports – He spent his entire career with the same organization, leading them to two Stanley Cup championships.  His name will rank just below those of Wayne Gretzky, Gordie Howe and Mario Lemieux, among the likes Steve Yzerman, Mark Messier, Marcel Dionne and Ron Francis, as some of the greatest players to play […]

  • Tyler Kennedy and Kris Letang Give The Weather Report

    Tyler Kennedy and Kris Letang Give The Weather Report

    Total Pro Sports – Yesterday we gave you part one of “why sports athletes should not quit their day job” when we played Ron Artest‘s rap tribute for Michael Jackson.  For part two today, we have Tyler Kennedy and Kris Letang giving the weather report at the KDKA News Studio. The two Penguin players, with […]

  • Bob Gainey Will Not Be Influenced By A Protest

    Bob Gainey Will Not Be Influenced By A Protest

    Total Pro Sports – The fans have spoken, but Bob Gainey is not about to listen to them. Montreal Canadiens supporters staged a protest yesterday outside the Bell Centre in hopes of convincing the teams General Manager to re-sign their beloved free agent winger Alexei Kovalev.  About 100 fans paraded around the building and chanted […]

  • Top 5 Storylines Of Tonight’s NHL Draft

    Top 5 Storylines Of Tonight’s NHL Draft

    Total Pro Sports – One day after the NBA Draft, we are right back at it with the first round of the NHL draft set for tonight.  There are several storylines to follow.  Many teams are looking to trade away players while others are eager to move up, or down, in the Draft in order […]

  • NHL Pass On Ovechkin, Choose Flyers For Winter Classic

    NHL Pass On Ovechkin, Choose Flyers For Winter Classic

    Total Pro Sports – Once again, NBC has asserted their dominance over the NHL.  During this year’s playoffs, they first forced the NHL to play back-to-back games in the finals so that their TV schedule would not be interrupted during Conan O’Brien’s opening week.  Then they ordered the league to shut down the large viewing […]

  • Sidney Crosby Sleeps With The Stanley Cup

    Sidney Crosby Sleeps With The Stanley Cup

    After winning the most cherished trophy in sports “The Stanley Cup”, against the Detroit Red Wings, Pittsburgh Penguins Captain Sidney Crosby seemed to have accomplished all his childhood goals!  Or did he? Pictures leaked just days after the Penguins won the Stanley Cup.  Teammates photographed Sidney Crosby sleeping with the cup, also snuggling up with […]

  • Roenick’s Mess Up Highlights Odd Night At The NHL Awards In Vegas

    Roenick’s Mess Up Highlights Odd Night At The NHL Awards In Vegas

    Total Pro Sports – The NHL wanted to try something new for this year’s NHL awards ceremony.  It moved the show from The Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto to Las Vegas, home of the…..well, no one actually.  A strange move, but not when you consider the NHL’s intent to keep things out of Canada […]

  • Mario Lemieux Sure Can Throw A Stanley Cup Party

    Mario Lemieux Sure Can Throw A Stanley Cup Party

    Having won two of his own during his playing years with the Pittsburgh Penguins, Mario Lemieux is no stranger to Stanley Cup victory parties.  Unfortunately some of the current Pens may be, so Mario decided to show them what its all about. At his unbelievable mansion in Siwickley, Pa, Lemieux threw a party for the […]

  • Penguins Fans Have Great Throwing Arms

    Penguins Fans Have Great Throwing Arms

    Total Pro Sports – Should the Pittsburgh Steelers be looking for a replacement quarterback if something terrible happens to Ben Roethlisberger, they may have found the perfect fit at the Penguins Stanley Cup parade.  My only question is how did throwing a football around become part of a hockey celebration? With the video camera rolling, […]

  • Balsillie’s Bid To Buy and Move Coyotes Rejected

    Balsillie’s Bid To Buy and Move Coyotes Rejected

    Total Pro Sports – With the NHL season over, there is now plenty of time to talk about the possibility of the Phoenix Coyotes moving North of the Boarder to Hamilton, Ontario.  Well after yesterday’s court ruling, that issue has ended as well. Judge Redfield T. Baum announced in a 21 page decision that he […]

  • Red Wings’ Kris Draper Says Sidney Crosby Snubbed Lidstrom

    Red Wings’ Kris Draper Says Sidney Crosby Snubbed Lidstrom

    Total Pro Sports – Following a Stanley Cup victory, it is easy for players of the winning team to get all caught up in the emotions that come with such an achievement.  Sometimes they can even get a little too caught up in the moment. That was the excuse that Pittsburgh Penguins vice president Tom […]

  • Penguins Win The Stanley Cup! Take That Hossa

    Penguins Win The Stanley Cup! Take That Hossa

    Total Pro Sports – Last summer Marian Hossa left the Pittsburgh Penguins to join the Detroit Red Wings in hopes of winning his first Stanley Cup.  Last night his plan backfired as he was forced to watch his former team celebrate after a 2-1 game seven victory. TPS was in attendance to catch the game […]

  • Young Kid Shows Off Some Great Hockey Tricks

    Young Kid Shows Off Some Great Hockey Tricks

    Total Pro Sports – We are used to hearing stories about kids playing hockey on their backyard rinks, or having ball hockey games with their friends on the street.  Now with all the sweet moves we see guys like Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby pull off these days, more kids are inclined to practice some […]