Tag Archives: NHL

  • 20 Greatest Playoff Beards in NHL History

    20 Greatest Playoff Beards in NHL History

    The Stanley Cup Playoffs are upon us. And for most NHL players, that means it is time to ditch the razors and embrace pogonotrophy—or the art cultivating facial hair.  Of course, not every NHL player can grow manly beard worthy of being commemorated in an oil painting or sculpture. And although these lesser men will try valiantly to grow one […]

  • Duncan Keith Double OT Winner Caps Blackhawks Comeback (Video)

    Duncan Keith Double OT Winner Caps Blackhawks Comeback (Video)

    The Chicago Blackhawks were trailing the Nashville Predators 3-0 after the first period during Game 1 of their first-round NHL playoff series on Wednesday. They answered with three goals of their own in the second period to tie things up at 3-3.  And after a scoreless third period, we were treated to our first dose […]

  • PK Subban Ejected From Game 1 For Slash on Sens’ Mark Stone (Video)

    PK Subban Ejected From Game 1 For Slash on Sens’ Mark Stone (Video)

    The Montreal Canadiens beat the Ottawa Senators 4-3 in Game One of their Eastern Conference opening round match-up on Wednesday.  Making the victory that much more impressive was the fact that the Habs achieved it without the services of their leading scorer, Max Pacioretty, who is still sidelined with an upper body injury.  And they also had […]

  • Patrick Kane Mullet Is Back For The Playoffs (Pic)

    Patrick Kane Mullet Is Back For The Playoffs (Pic)

    Despite undergoing surgery on February 25th to repair a broken left collarbone, it was announced that Patrick Kane will make his return to the Chicago Blackhawks lineup in time for Game 1 of his team’s first-round playoff series against the Nashville Predators. Also returning to the Chicago Blackhawks lineup is the Patrick Kane mullet, which appeared to […]

  • 12 Reasons to Get Pumped About the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs

    12 Reasons to Get Pumped About the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs

    The 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs get underway on Wednesday, and if you’re not already excited, you need to get excited right now. This is the greatest competition in professional sports we’re talking about here. And no, that’s not just my opinion. It’s actually a scientific fact proven by mathematical research and sport blog listicles, and if you […]

  • Bacon Stanley Cup Looks Delicious (Pic)

    Bacon Stanley Cup Looks Delicious (Pic)

    You can do a lot of things with 20 pounds of bacon and a good imagination. Bar Brutus knows that, so the Montreal cocktail lounge that specializes in bacon dishes put their imagination and 20 pounds of bacon together to create a Bacon Stanley Cup. Check it out: It looks delicious. Just don’t expect Habs fans […]

  • Jimmy Fallon Drops His Hilarious Superlatives on NHL Players (Video)

    Jimmy Fallon Drops His Hilarious Superlatives on NHL Players (Video)

    We’re knocking on the door of the NHL playoffs, which start in just a week, and while that might be news to many American viewers, Jimmy Fallon and the Tonight Show decided to give them an education on hockey’s elite with his trademark superlatives. And while making fun of hockey players is sort of like […]

  • Dustin Byfuglien Delivers Nasty Crosscheck to J. T. Miller’s Neck (Video)

    Dustin Byfuglien Delivers Nasty Crosscheck to J. T. Miller’s Neck (Video)

    Winnipeg Jets defenceman Dustin Byfuglien didn’t receive a penalty for this nasty crosscheck to the back of J.T. Miller‘s neck during the New York Rangers’ 3-2 victory over the Jets last night. That angered Rangers head coach Alain Vigneault, who said the cross-check “could have broken (Miller’s) neck.” But he’ll likely be happy to hear […]

  • Red Wings Forward Drew Miller Takes Skate to Face (Video + Pic)

    Red Wings Forward Drew Miller Takes Skate to Face (Video + Pic)

    Detroit Red Wings forward Drew Miller is an extremely lucky man. That probably sounds strange to you, seeing as how his face was slashed open by a hockey skate on Tuesday night. But when you consider the fact that the skate whacked him right across the right eye, and when you see the grisly photo […]

  • Buffalo Sabres Fans Cheer Team’s OT Loss vs. Coyotes (Video)

    Buffalo Sabres Fans Cheer Team’s OT Loss vs. Coyotes (Video)

    What would cause a fan of a team to cheer against that very team he roots for?  The answer to that question is Connor McDavid, the most highly-touted NHL prospect since Sidney Crosby. In 2012, McDavid was granted Exceptional Player status by Hockey Canada, allowing him to begin his OHL career at the age of […]