Tag Archives: NHL

  • The Gretzky Trade Gets an Autotune Remix From DJ Steve Porter (Video)

    The Gretzky Trade Gets an Autotune Remix From DJ Steve Porter (Video)

    How big was the trade that sent Wayne Getzky from Edmonton to Los Angeles in 1988? Well, considering the fact that, even then, Gretzky was in the running for “greatest hockey player of all-time,” is was kind of huge. Gretzky was the Jordan of hockey before Michael Jordan was even the Jordan of basketball, and […]

  • This Day In Sports History (August 9th) — Wayne Gretzky Is Traded

    This Day In Sports History (August 9th) — Wayne Gretzky Is Traded

    It was on this day in 1988 that the Edmonton Oilers did the unthinkable and traded Wayne Gretzky.  “The Great One” was traded to the Los Angeles Kings along with Marty McSorley and Mike Krushelnyski in exchange for Jimmy Carson, Martin Gelinas, the Kings first round draft picks in 1989, 1991 and 1993 and $15 […]

  • Jonathan Toews & Patrick Kane: Great at Hockey, Bad at Dancing (Video)

    Jonathan Toews & Patrick Kane: Great at Hockey, Bad at Dancing (Video)

    The Chicago Blackhawks just won their second Stanley Cup Championship in four years with Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane leading the way. So obviously, these are two of the best hockey players in the world right now. However, at a recent Blackhawks fan event called “Reliving the Stanley Cup Final” (for those with really short […]

  • Patrick Kane Wears a Unicorn Head as Blackhawks Partied With Fans Last Night (Video)

    Patrick Kane Wears a Unicorn Head as Blackhawks Partied With Fans Last Night (Video)

    After emerging victorious from the most grueling competition in professional sports—a.k.a. the Stanley Cup Playoffs—you gotta figure the champions are going to let off a little steam. Last night in Chicago, the mighty Blackhawks, 2013 Stanley Cup Champions, did exactly that. With their wives, girlfriends, and perhaps even a few casual acquaintances in tow, the […]

  • Blackhawks Fans Stormed Wrigleyville Following Stanley Cup Victory (Video)

    Blackhawks Fans Stormed Wrigleyville Following Stanley Cup Victory (Video)

    When the Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup on Monday night, the epicenter of the celebration in Chicago was, ironically enough, the neighborhood called Wrigleyville. Even if you’re not familiar with the Windy City, you probably could have guessed that this neighborhood is named after its most famous building, Wrigley Field. And of course, it’s […]

  • Andrew Shaw Took a Puck To The Face Before Winning the Stanley Cup (Video)

    Andrew Shaw Took a Puck To The Face Before Winning the Stanley Cup (Video)

    Last night, after the Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup thanks to a miraculous 80-second finale to Game 6, Andrew Shaw was one of the players to drop one of the now-customary victory f-bombs on national television—a profanity that the 21-year-old uttered while hoisting hockey’s Holy Grail above his head for the first time. I don’t […]