Tag Archives: NHL

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 1/24/11 — Jonathan Quick

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 1/24/11 — Jonathan Quick

    After getting off to a hot start this season and finding themselves on top of the Western Conference standings, the Los Angeles Kings have cooled off considerably, dropping out of the playoffs.  Looking to creep back into the top eight, they had a tough tasks in front of them as the stingy Boston Bruins visited […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Carcillo vs. Dowell — 1/23/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Carcillo vs. Dowell — 1/23/11

    It was the first time the Philadelphia Flyers and the Chicago Blackhawks met since Game Six of last season’s Stanley Cup Finals, and although there wasn’t a championship on the line this time around, there was certainly no love lost between these two bitter rivals.  That was evident through the first 40 minutes of action […]

  • Panthers’ Cory Stillman Scores With His Face (Video)

    Panthers’ Cory Stillman Scores With His Face (Video)

    Some hockey coaches will say “you should always use your head when out on the ice.”  Others will tell you that “a goal is a goal, no matter how ugly it is.”  I’m guessing Cory Stillman has heard both of these before, and after his first period goal Wednesday night against the Columbus Blue Jackets, […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Boll vs. Hordichuk — 1/19/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Boll vs. Hordichuk — 1/19/11

    Don’t be fooled by the speed at which it appears these two combatants are throwing their flurry of punches.  There is no fast forwarding in the video below.  It is all in real time, which is what makes this intense, hi-speed battle between the Columbus Blue Jackets’ Jared Boll and the Florida Panthers’ Darcy Hordichuk […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 1/19/11 — Marian Gaborik

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 1/19/11 — Marian Gaborik

    Throughout his career Marian Gaborik has had a tough time staying out of the trainer’s room, but when healthy there is little doubt that he is among the most highly skilled players in the NHL.  He proved that last night during a game against the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Leafs were no challenge for the […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Clifford vs. Polak — 1/18/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Clifford vs. Polak — 1/18/11

    Last night’s bout between the St. Louis Blues’ Roman Polak and the Los Angeles Kings’ Kyle Clifford may have lasted no more than 10 seconds, but that was all the time these two combatants needed to throw some vicious haymakers and land themselves a spot on the “Frozen Fisticuffs Fight of the Night” for Tuesday, […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 1/18/11 — Jonas Hiller

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 1/18/11 — Jonas Hiller

    After a rough start to the season the Anaheim Ducks have come on strong, climbing all the way up the Western Conference standings to a very respectable fifth place.  Much of their success should be attributed to the play of their All-Star goaltender, Jonas Hiller, who reminded us all why he was awarded such an […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Jersey FTW? Or Jersey FAIL?

    Picture Of The Day: Jersey FTW? Or Jersey FAIL?

    Times have been tough for Florida Panthers fans in recent years as their team has struggled to win games or make the playoffs, and the organization has also failed to build a strong nucleus of young prospects with their high draft picks.  As a result, those who have opted to spend their money on a […]

  • Hawks’ Dave Bolland Undresses Preds’ Ryan Suter (Video)

    Hawks’ Dave Bolland Undresses Preds’ Ryan Suter (Video)

    There were plenty of goals being scored during yesterday’s game between the Nashville Predators and the Chicago Blackhawks, and among them was what may very well be this season’s best, courtesy of Dave Bolland. With the Blackhawks trailing 2-1, Bolland undressed Predators’ defenseman Ryan Suter and tucked the puck between the legs of goaltender Anders […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Shelley vs. Thornton – 1/13/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Shelley vs. Thornton – 1/13/11

    After putting on a strong performance in a bout against the Ottawa Senators’ Matt Carkner on Tuesday, it didn’t take Shawn Thornton long to make his next appearance on the “Frozen Fisticuffs Fight of the Night.”  Just two days later the Boston Bruins hosted the Philadelphia Flyers, and Thornton felt it was only appropriate that […]