Tag Archives: NHL

  • A Mashup of Major Sports Team Logos for 39 Different Cities (Images)

    A Mashup of Major Sports Team Logos for 39 Different Cities (Images)

    Yesterday we showed you the work of one creative Redditor who decided to redesign the logos for all 32 NFL teams. Today, we have another instance of creative logo makeovers to show you.  But rather than simply focusing on one league or sport, this project features a mashup of the logos of every major sports […]

  • 19 Bizarre Hockey Injuries

    19 Bizarre Hockey Injuries

    Everyone knows hockey players are some of the toughest athletes you’ll ever come across, right up there with MMA fighters, football players, and rugby players. However, they are still human, and thus are still prone to injure themselves in bizarre (and embarrassing) ways no one would expect. Today, with the NHL preseason officially under way and […]

  • Is Sean Avery Gay?

    Is Sean Avery Gay?

    Sean Avery was one of the NHL’s most notorious agitators from his debut in 1999 to his retirement in 2012. As such, he was also one of the most reviled players in the league among both fans and players. However, this reputation as a scumbag on the ice, combined with his very unorthodox interests off […]

  • Evgeni Malkin Fights 7-Year-Old Hockey Player…For Charity (Video)

    Evgeni Malkin Fights 7-Year-Old Hockey Player…For Charity (Video)

    Under normal circumstances, a full-grown man getting into a hockey fight with a 7-year-old would be considered shameful. However, when that grown man is former NHL MVP Evgeni Malkin, and when the fight in question is all part of a charity hockey game in his native Russia, well then in that case a hockey fight […]

  • Here’s the First Great Hockey Highlight of the 2013-14 Season (Video)

    Here’s the First Great Hockey Highlight of the 2013-14 Season (Video)

    Seems a little odd to have a hockey highlight today, doesn’t it? I mean, it’s still August. NHL training camps don’t get under way until the second week of September, and the season is still over six weeks away. However, over in Russia, the KHL season kicks off on September 4, which means those teams’ […]

  • This Day In Sports History (August 19th) — Guy LaFleur

    This Day In Sports History (August 19th) — Guy LaFleur

    It was on this day in 1988 that the New York Rangers signed ex Montreal Canadiens superstar Guy LaFleur.  LaFleur came out of his four year retirement to join the Rangers on a one-year contract. From the 1974-75 season to the 1979-80 season, LaFleur was the NHL’s most productive player, amassing 50 goals and 100 […]

  • 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 […]