Tag Archives: NHL

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Chimera vs. Mitchell — 1/9/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Chimera vs. Mitchell — 1/9/12

    With the Los Angeles Kings leading the Washington Capitals by a score of 4-1 midway through the third period, frustration was beginning to mount for several of the Caps players.  Among those growing increasingly frustrated was Jason Chimera, who eventually reached his boiling point and decided to drop his gloves with Kings’ defenceman Willie Mitchell […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Rinaldo vs. Shaw — 1/5/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Rinaldo vs. Shaw — 1/5/12

    Last night’s game between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Philadelphia Flyers at the Wells Fargo Center was a rematch of the Stanley Cup Finals from two years ago, and it certainly did not disappoint, as it provided us with a total of nine goals and one entertaining fight between the Flyers’ Zac Rinaldo and the […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Thornton vs. Janssen — 1/4/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Thornton vs. Janssen — 1/4/12

    Anytime Shawn Thornton or Cam Janssen drop the gloves, and entertaining bout usually ensues.  Last night those two enforcers dropped the gloves and squared off with one another during a game between the Boston Bruins and the New Jersey Devils, and as you’d probably expect, the end result was an action-packed bout that is worthy […]

  • Ilya “Universe” Bryzgalov Shines Again (Video)

    Ilya “Universe” Bryzgalov Shines Again (Video)

    Something tells me that this may soon turn into a weekly segment titled, “What Kind of Crazy Thing Did Ilya Bryzgalov Say This Week?” During the first episode of HBO’s 24/7 Flyers/Rangers: Road to the NHL Winter Classic, Flyers goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov enlighten us all about the universe, Russian alcohol, tigers and Chinese laws.  This […]

  • NHL Referee Chris Rooney Sticks His Gum On The Glass (Video)

    NHL Referee Chris Rooney Sticks His Gum On The Glass (Video)

    A 20 minute period can be a long time to chew a single piece of gum, especially when the game is being delayed by a bunch of penalties.  NHL referee Chris Rooney ran into that problem while officiating last night’s game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Los Angeles Kings.  But rather than simply […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Sarich vs. Bickell — 12/18/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Sarich vs. Bickell — 12/18/11

    With his team trailing by a score of 3-0 early in the third period of last night’s game against the Chicago Blackhawks, Calgary Flames defenseman Cory Sarich was looking to give his club some momentum by laying out Hawks forward Bryan Bickell with a bit open-ice check.  Seeing as how the Flames eventually lost by […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Vitale vs. Campbell — 12/5/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Vitale vs. Campbell — 12/5/11

    When the Boston Bruins traveled to Pittsburgh last night to take on Sidney Crosby and the Penguins, many watched in anticipation of perhaps seeing this match-up once again in the playoffs, during the Eastern Conference finals.  With the Bruins and Pens currently occupying the top two positions in the Eastern Conference, the players seemed to […]