Tag Archives: NHL

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/7/11 — Mike Ribeiro

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/7/11 — Mike Ribeiro

    Heading into Monday night’s slate of games, only five points separated the fourth-place Blackhawks and the eleventh-place Predators.  Stuck in the middle of that mess was the Los Angeles Kings and the Dallas Stars, who just so happened to be playing one another last night at the Staples Center.  Both teams were looking for someone […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Richards vs. Dubinsky — 3/6/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Richards vs. Dubinsky — 3/6/11

    For the true definition of a leader, we give you the Philadelphia Flyers’ Mike Richards, who was looking to ignite his team yesterday afternoon by dropping the gloves and fighting the New York Rangers’ Brandon Dubinsky.  And for an example of a slumping team, we give you the Philadelphia Flyers, who were not inspired even […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Just Clearing The Glutes…

    Picture Of The Day: Just Clearing The Glutes…

    “Just clearing the glutes…” That was the image and comment that Philadelphia Flyers forward James van Riemsdyk used to introduce fellow teammate Jody Shelley to the Twitterverse.  Nothing helps build a solid following quite like a naked picture of you lying on a bed as your butt gets a rubdown. As of Monday, March 7th […]

  • Sharks’ Jason Demers Punches A Linesman In The Face (Video)

    Sharks’ Jason Demers Punches A Linesman In The Face (Video)

    When it comes to officiating the game of hockey, some may say that the referees have the toughest job, having each of their calls analyzed and scrutinized by the media and fans who have the luxury of taking a closer look at every play through the use of instant replay.  There is no denying the […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/6/11 — Ryan Callahan

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/6/11 — Ryan Callahan

    With the final few playoff spots in the Eastern Conference still up for grabs, the New York Rangers haven’t been making things any easier for themselves as of late.  The Blueshirts entered yesterday’s matinee game against the Philadelphia Flyers in seventh-place, only five points clear of tenth-place Toronto, who also had a game in hand. […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Aulie vs. Hartnell — 3/3/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Aulie vs. Hartnell — 3/3/11

    Dion Phaneuf wasn’t the only member of the Toronto Maple Leafs delivering knockout blows during last night’s game against the Philadelphia Flyers.  Keith Aulie was also dishing out some punishment, although he found a member of the opposition to bear the brunt of his force, rather than one of his own teammates. After getting tangled […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/3/11 — Pekka Rinne

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/3/11 — Pekka Rinne

    With the battle for playoff spots in the Western Conference heating up down the stretch, several teams currently find themselves fighting for the final five spots in what has become one of the closest playoff races the NHL has seen in a while.  With every point being so important, perfection has become a must for […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Konopka vs. Staubitz — 3/2/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Konopka vs. Staubitz — 3/2/11

    Having recorded more man-games lost due to injury than any other team in the league, the New York Islanders felt their opposition had been taking liberties on them for far too long.  As a result, they decided to fight back, beginning with their epic brawl-filled game against the Pittsburgh Penguins less than a month ago.  […]

  • The Habs’ Desharnais Takes A Check From A Ref (Video)

    The Habs’ Desharnais Takes A Check From A Ref (Video)

    After witnessing the Montreal Canadiens get beat up by the Boston Bruins during their last meeting, most NHL fans believed the Habs needed to acquire some size and toughness at the NHL trade deadline if they hope to succeed in the playoffs. The Habs remained quiet at the deadline, and now even the referees appear […]