Tag Archives: NHL

  • 15 Craziest NHL Contracts

    15 Craziest NHL Contracts

    Well, the NHL officially locked out the players over the weekend. Now the entire 2012-13 season is in jeopardy, just 7 years removed from the 2004-05 lockout that cost us an entire season. The great irony here, of course, is that the owners are complaining that they aren’t making enough money and demanding pay cuts […]

  • The World’s Most Valuable Sports Teams (Infographic)

    The World’s Most Valuable Sports Teams (Infographic)

    After watching a team like Chelsea FC throw approximately $40-million at a player like Eden Hazard– a 21-year-old winger who has scored 36 goals in 147 appearance over the course of five years with French club Lille–you may have found yourself wondering just how much money some of these sports clubs are worth if they […]

  • Hockey Goals + Soccer Announcers = Awesome (Video)

    Hockey Goals + Soccer Announcers = Awesome (Video)

    Did you ever stop and consider how much of an effect sports announcers have on your perception of a game? I mean, unless you grew up with season tickets, the majority of your experiences with your favorite sport have been on television (or the radio, if you’re an old-timer). And when you’re watching on telelvision, […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 22nd) – 1991 NHL Draft

    This Day In Sports History (June 22nd) – 1991 NHL Draft

    It was on this day in 1991 that the NHL Entry Draft was held at the Memorial Auditorium in Buffalo, New York.  The Quebec Nordiques held the No. 1 selection, as they earned a league low 46 points in the 1990-91 season. The Nordiques would select highly touted prospect Eric Lindros, a power forward who […]

  • Hockey Players Unimpressed By LeBron James’ Leg Cramps

    Hockey Players Unimpressed By LeBron James’ Leg Cramps

    At the end of Game 4 of the NBA Finals, the Miami Heat’s LeBron James suffered what appeared to be quite the painful leg cramp, which forced him to sit out the last minute of the game.  It also resulted in the above image of James being carried off the court with a painful expression […]

  • Henrik Lundqvist Wins Vezina, Drops The F-Bomb (Video)

    Henrik Lundqvist Wins Vezina, Drops The F-Bomb (Video)

    The F-Bombs certainly seem to be flying these days, but whether it is Dustin Brown or Jonathan Quick of the Los Angeles Kings experiencing the slight slip-of-the-tongue, or Dwyane Wade of the Miami Heat, one thing remains the same in each of these instances; they always take place during moments of celebration. Last night, we […]