Tag Archives: NHL

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 05/31/09 – Chris Osgood

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 05/31/09 – Chris Osgood

    Total Pro Sports – Playing against Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby can be a goalie’s worst nightmare, but that is not exactly the case in this year’s Stanley Cup Finals.  In fact, for Detroit Red Wings netminder Chris Osgood, it seems more like an incredible dream.

  • Stanley Cup Final Preview: Time For Revenge?

    Stanley Cup Final Preview: Time For Revenge?

    Total Pro Sports – It all began on Wednesday, April 15, 2009.  Now, three rounds, fourteen series, 43 days, 70 games, and a whole lot of bruises later we are left with the final two teams in the NHL playoffs, one of the most demanding post-seasons in professional sports.  In the 2009 edition of the […]

  • Not Impressed With The Stanley Cup Finals Schedule?  Blame Conan!

    Not Impressed With The Stanley Cup Finals Schedule? Blame Conan!

    Total Pro Sports – Okay.  So we don’t want to be hard on Conan O’Brien.  But we will take it out on NBC, as their fingerprints are all over the schedule for the Stanley Cup Finals between the Detroit Red Wings and the Pittsburgh Penguins.  After Darren Helm’s overtime winner clinched the Wings berth in […]

  • Fan Gives Ref The Finger As Wings Give Blackhawks The Boot

    Fan Gives Ref The Finger As Wings Give Blackhawks The Boot

    Total Pro Sports – It was a close game five, but in the end the Wings were once again too much for the younger Blackhawks to handle.  Even with the experience of Lidstrom, Datsyuk and Draper absent from the line-up (not to mention the surprising late scratch of Jonathan Ericsson), they got just enough from […]

  • Yesterday’s Sad Day In Sports

    Yesterday’s Sad Day In Sports

    Total Pro Sports – Yesterday had some exciting moments and great games in both the NBA and NHL playoffs, making it a good day in sports to some.  But to many, it was also a day of mourning.  One member of the sporting world, and the daughter of another, lost their life threatening battles yesterday, […]

  • Franzen Steals Kane’s Mouthguard As Wings Rob Blackhawks Of Hope

    Franzen Steals Kane’s Mouthguard As Wings Rob Blackhawks Of Hope

    Total Pro Sports – No Lidstrom.  No Datsyuk.  No Draper.  No problem.  That was the case for the Detroit Red Wings in game number 4 as they defeated the Chicago Blackhawks easily by a score of 6-1.  With the win the Wings now hold a 3-1 series edge and have all but solidified their place […]

  • Niklas Kronwall Lays Devastating Hit on Martin Havlat In Game 3

    Niklas Kronwall Lays Devastating Hit on Martin Havlat In Game 3

    Total Pro Sports -  Last night’s game three overtime victory for the Chicago Blackhawks not only provided a thrilling finish.  It also produced what many will be calling “the hit of the year”.  At least those who thought it was a legal one will likely be doing so. With just under 7 minutes left in […]

  • Red Wings Datsyuk Likely Out For Game Three

    Red Wings Datsyuk Likely Out For Game Three

    Total Pro Sports – Up two games and looking to make it a 3-0 strangle-hold tonight in Chicago, the Detroit Red Wings will be without their top scorer from the regular season.  Pavel Datsyuk did not take part in this morning’s skate and is unlikely to play in tonight’s game 3 of the Western Conference […]

  • Roenick Says: Mike Babcock Dislikes Chris Chelios

    Roenick Says: Mike Babcock Dislikes Chris Chelios

    Total Pro Sports – Once again, Jeremy Roenick has stepped up on his soap box and tried to make his voice heard.  What was he saying this time?  That Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock is anti-American.  So what would cause JR to make such accusations.  As sad as it sounds, it may have […]

  • Malkin Scores A Beauty, Two Others, In Pens Win

    Malkin Scores A Beauty, Two Others, In Pens Win

    Total Pro Sports – What better way to cap off a great night than scoring a hat-trick goal that is also the play of the night, en route to leading your team to a 7-4 victory.  Evgeni Malkin had one of those nights yesterday, and his parents were in attendance to enjoy every minute of […]

  • 2009 NHL Mock Draft: 2.0

    2009 NHL Mock Draft: 2.0

    NHL Mock Draft: | 1.0 | 2.o | Updated (May 20th, 2009) Total Pro Sports – Introducing the Total Pro Sports NHL Mock Draft, version 2.0! It is our intention to add more, more, MORE to this section each week, making TPS your one stop shop for draft analysis. Changing team needs, player workout results, […]

  • Blackhawks To Start ’09 NHL Season On Long Euro Trip

    Blackhawks To Start ’09 NHL Season On Long Euro Trip

    Total Pro Sports – The NHL and IIHF have announced that the Chicago Blackhawks will have two additional games added to their European Road Trip prior to kicking off the season against the Florida Panthers October 2nd and 3rd, in Helsinki, Finland.  First up will be the Swiss champions, Davos. This will be the fist European visit for the […]

  • The 5 Scariest Ice Skate Lacerations Of All Time

    The 5 Scariest Ice Skate Lacerations Of All Time

    Total Pro Sports – Reliving the gruesome video from Sunday’s hockey game, were still trying to figure out how lucky Adam Burish of the  Chicago Blackhawks really is??.  Burish took his teammate Ben Eager’s wayward hockey skate to the neck and thankfully only received minor scratches and burns. In honor of this freak accident we […]

  • Adam Burish Survives Having His Neck Cut By Skate Blade

    Adam Burish Survives Having His Neck Cut By Skate Blade

    Total Pro Sports -This is exactly the reason why all hockey players, young and old should wear neck guards.  Protect yourself from serious injury and possible death.Do not be a hero.  Have a look to see how close Burish from the Chicago Blackhawks came to a potentially hazardous situation. In yesterday’s Game 1 of the […]