Tag Archives: hockey

  • Ryan Suter Elbow on Steve Downie Earns Him a Disciplinary Hearing (Video)

    Ryan Suter Elbow on Steve Downie Earns Him a Disciplinary Hearing (Video)

    It’s usually Steve Downie who is dishing out the questionable hits, but last night he was on the receiving end of a Ryan Suter elbow to the head that has earned the Minnesota Wild defenseman a disciplinary hearing with the NHL’s Department of Player Safety. Downie was forced to leave the game following the cheap shot with […]

  • Watch Zdeno Chara One-Punch Cedric Paquette of the Lightning (Video)

    Watch Zdeno Chara One-Punch Cedric Paquette of the Lightning (Video)

    Most NHL players tend to think twice before challenging Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara to a fight. And those who didn’t before tonight probably will now after watching Zdeno Chara one-punch Cedric Paquette. Obviously Paquette was among that small group of players who wouldn’t think twice before challenging Chara, and when he did just that […]

  • Hockey Player Nearly Takes His Own Head Off With His Own Stick (Video)

    Hockey Player Nearly Takes His Own Head Off With His Own Stick (Video)

    You probably read that title and thought to yourself, “How does one almost take of their own head with their own stick?” Defenseman Mitchell Skiba of the Midwest Junior Hockey League’s Alpena Flyers has an answer to that question, and he was kind enough to demonstrate during Sunday’s game against the MC Monarchs. Behold: You’ve […]

  • Sabres’ Zemgus Girgensons Has a Latvian Rap Song About Him (Video)

    Sabres’ Zemgus Girgensons Has a Latvian Rap Song About Him (Video)

    For those who are unfamiliar with Zemgus Girgensons, allow me to fill you in. The 21-year-old Latvian-born hockey player was a first-round selection by the Buffalo Sabres in 2012.  During his 2013-14 rookie season with the Sabres, Girgensons recorded just 8 goals and 14 assists in 70 games.  He also made the trip to Sochi for […]

  • U.K. Hockey Player Uses His Helmet as a Weapon (Video)

    U.K. Hockey Player Uses His Helmet as a Weapon (Video)

    A U.K. hockey player turned a run of the mill fight into a display of awesomeness after he resorted to taking his helmet and chucking it at his opponent. To the U.K. hockey player’s credit, he did get speared, so all bets were off. This exchange came from the Elite Hockey League in the U.K., which […]

  • Canadian Fans Cheer For Slovakian Goalie at World Juniors (Video)

    Canadian Fans Cheer For Slovakian Goalie at World Juniors (Video)

    Canadians love their hockey, and they love their hockey teams even more.  But on Sunday, following Canada’s 5-1 victory over Slovakia in the semi-finals of the IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, the thousands of Canadian fans in attendance took a moment to show some appreciation for the opposing […]

  • PK Subban Surprises Kids for the Holidays in the Most Awesome Way (Video)

    PK Subban Surprises Kids for the Holidays in the Most Awesome Way (Video)

    The Holidays are here, and for many athletes it’s a time to give back to the city and fans that have supported them throughout their career.  We’ve already seen athletes like Andre Johnson and DeMarcus Cousins do their part, and now it’s PK Subban‘s turn. It’s called the “PK Subban Holiday Surprise,” and it involves the […]

  • This Molson Canadian ‘Anything For Hockey’ Ad is Heartwarming (Video)

    This Molson Canadian ‘Anything For Hockey’ Ad is Heartwarming (Video)

    Just in time for Christmas, Molson Canadian has released a touching “Anything for Hockey” advertisement that is bound to tug at your heartstrings. Like many hockey stories, this one is also about a father who sacrificed a lot to provide his son with the opportunity to play this great game.  But believe me when I […]

  • Check Out the Crazy Bounce on This Dwight King Goal (Video)

    Check Out the Crazy Bounce on This Dwight King Goal (Video)

    Hockey, like most sports, is all about the bounces sometimes.  For a perfect example of that, look no further than this Dwight King goal from last night’s game between the St. Louis Blues and the Los Angeles Kings. With the Kings clinging to a 5-4 lead midway through the third period (after erasing a 3-0 […]

  • Claude Giroux Bites Erik Gudbranson’s Jersey (Video)

    Claude Giroux Bites Erik Gudbranson’s Jersey (Video)

    Congratulations, Claude Giroux.  You’ve joined the likes of Mike Tyson and Luis Suarez in their special group of athletes with a biting problem. Giroux’s biting incident comes at an odd time, however, as the NHL currently finds itself in the midst of a mumps epidemic. But the risk of contracting the viral disease didn’t seem […]

  • Claude Giroux Wipes Boogers on Ref (Video)

    Claude Giroux Wipes Boogers on Ref (Video)

    That title may sound disgusting and you may be having a hard time believing it ever happened.  But it did.  And the evidence is on tape. It happened just moments before an offensive zone faceoff for the Philadelphia Flyers during Tuesday night’s game against the Tampa Bay Lightning.  With linesman Greg Devorski distracted by something […]