Tag Archives: hockey

  • Changing The Script: Pens Win Adds One Final Game To 2009 NHL Season

    Changing The Script: Pens Win Adds One Final Game To 2009 NHL Season

    Total Pro Sports – It is the most appropriate way to end what has been an entertaining Stanley Cup Finals between the Detroit Red Wings and the Pittsburgh Penguins.  Faced with a do or die situation at home last night, the Penguins came out hard and took it to the defending cup champions, rewriting last […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 06/09/09 – Marc-Andre Fleury

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 06/09/09 – Marc-Andre Fleury

    Total Pro Sports – His team needed a win to stay alive, and that would mean Marc-Andre Fleury would need to come up big when called on.  He wasn’t the busiest guy in the first two periods, but came under fire in the third and stood tall, leading the Pittsburgh Penguins to victory and forcing […]

  • NBC Tells Fans To Watch Game 6 Of Stanley Cup Finals At Home

    NBC Tells Fans To Watch Game 6 Of Stanley Cup Finals At Home

    Total Pro Sports – There has been no bigger party crasher at this year’s Stanley Cup Finals than NBC.  First they put the NHL in a position where they were forced to play games one and two back-to-back on Saturday and Sunday.  That did not work out all that bad and the fans did not […]

  • Red Wings Limo Take An Unwelcome Ride Through Pittsburgh

    Red Wings Limo Take An Unwelcome Ride Through Pittsburgh

    Total Pro Sports – If you have visited Joe Louis Arena, home of the Detroit Red Wings this post-season, you must have had the opportunity to see the Red Wings Limo.  It is the long automobile on monster tires painted in the Red and White colors of the Wings, and is parked right outside the […]

  • Massive Brawl Breaks Out At Minor League Lacrosse Game

    Massive Brawl Breaks Out At Minor League Lacrosse Game

    Total Pro Sports – Much like hockey, lacrosse can be an extremely rough game, and as a result fighting often comes with the territory.  A fight between two combatants is never too difficult for the refs to break up, but what do you do when more than twenty fighters are involved.  Anyone got a fire […]

  • Sidney Crosby Asked By Reporter How Big His Knob Is?

    Sidney Crosby Asked By Reporter How Big His Knob Is?

    Total Pro Sports -  With all the intensity, battling and bad blood that characterizes the NHL playoffs, its always a welcome change to see the players show a lighter side on off-days.  Perhaps no one brings that out more in the bearded men on skates than The Score TV personality Cabbie. How does he do […]

  • Pens Win! Even Series With Wings

    Pens Win! Even Series With Wings

    Total Pro Sports – Just when it looked all too much like 2008, the Pittsburgh Penguins used back-to-back penalty kills to change the script and defeat the Detroit Red Wings 4-2, evening the 2009 version of the Stanley Cup Finals at 2-2. It had looked like the Wings seized control of the game early in […]

  • Thank You Pens For Giving Us A Series

    Thank You Pens For Giving Us A Series

    Total Pro Sports – It wasn’t technically an elimination game last night for the Pittsburgh Penguins, but it may as well have been.  Down 2-0 in the series to the Detroit Red Wings, the Penguins found themselves tied 2-2 after two periods last night at home, but played the do-or-die third like you’d expect a […]

  • Hedman And Hall Taken In KHL Draft, Tavares Passed On

    Hedman And Hall Taken In KHL Draft, Tavares Passed On

    Total Pro Sports – If there ever was a league that could challenge the NHL, it is the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).  Yesterday during their draft of junior players age 17 to 20, they once again showed their willingness to compete with the biggest hockey league in the world. This years top European prospect, Victor […]

  • Don Cherry Does His Best Dos Equis Impression

    Don Cherry Does His Best Dos Equis Impression

    Total Pro Sports – It all begins with the quote, “Here in Detroit, Michigan, and across the NHL, his reputation is expanding faster than the galaxy.”  Sound familiar?  It’s CBC’s knock-off version of the popular Dos Equis XX commercials.  An who is playing “the world’s most interesting man” this time?  None other than the pink-suited […]

  • Bad Breaks Have Penguins Down 2-0 To Wings

    Bad Breaks Have Penguins Down 2-0 To Wings

    Total Pro Sports – After two games, they have outshot the Detroit Red Wings, a feat that is not easily accomplished by most NHL teams, but they have still yet to beat them in this year’s edition of the NHL Stanley Cup Finals. Blame it on the schedule, the refs, or the goalies.  Whatever the […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 05/31/09 – Chris Osgood

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 05/31/09 – Chris Osgood

    Total Pro Sports – Playing against Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby can be a goalie’s worst nightmare, but that is not exactly the case in this year’s Stanley Cup Finals.  In fact, for Detroit Red Wings netminder Chris Osgood, it seems more like an incredible dream.

  • Fan Gives Ref The Finger As Wings Give Blackhawks The Boot

    Fan Gives Ref The Finger As Wings Give Blackhawks The Boot

    Total Pro Sports – It was a close game five, but in the end the Wings were once again too much for the younger Blackhawks to handle.  Even with the experience of Lidstrom, Datsyuk and Draper absent from the line-up (not to mention the surprising late scratch of Jonathan Ericsson), they got just enough from […]

  • Yesterday’s Sad Day In Sports

    Yesterday’s Sad Day In Sports

    Total Pro Sports – Yesterday had some exciting moments and great games in both the NBA and NHL playoffs, making it a good day in sports to some.  But to many, it was also a day of mourning.  One member of the sporting world, and the daughter of another, lost their life threatening battles yesterday, […]