Tag Archives: NHL

  • Steve Ott Takes A Beating, Gets Suspended For It

    Steve Ott Takes A Beating, Gets Suspended For It

    Total Pro Sports-  There were high levels of testosterone in rinks across North America Saturday night. American Airlines Arena, home of the Dallas Stars was no exception. After the final buzzer sounded giving the visiting Ducks the 4-3 win, Stars forward Steve Ott gave Ducks Defenseman Scott Neidermeyer a couple of crosschecks in front of […]

  • This Week in TPSports…McGuire Mania (Mar 2/09)

    This Week in TPSports…McGuire Mania (Mar 2/09)

    Total Pro Sports- Hope you all brought your earplugs for this addition of This Week in TPSports. With the NHL trade deadline coming at 3pm EST on Wednesday, there will be ample that day across major Canadian sport stations, and that means plenty of Pierre McGuire, Darren Dreger, Steve Kouleas and Nick Kypreos. Deadline Day […]

  • “I Don’t Know Who Sidney Crosby Is”

    “I Don’t Know Who Sidney Crosby Is”

    Total Pro Sports-  In an interview prior to Friday nights game with the Pittsburgh Penguins, Chicago Blackhawks forward Adam Burish made some less than flattering comments about one of the NHL’s best young players. When asked about if we would rather play the Pens without Crosby in their lineup Burish Said “I Don’t know who […]

  • NHL Trade Plot Thickens Following Penguins, Ducks Exchange

    NHL Trade Plot Thickens Following Penguins, Ducks Exchange

    Total Pro Sports – The Pittsburgh Penguins finally got some scoring help for Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin. The Penguins acquired forward Chris Kunitz earlier today in a deal with the Anaheim Ducks that sent defenseman Ryan Whitney to Southern California.  Pittsburgh also landed highly touted forward prospect Eric Tangradi from the Ducks.  Kunitz, 29, […]

  • NHL Fantasy 3 Stars: Week 20

    NHL Fantasy 3 Stars: Week 20

    Total Pro Sports – This week’s 3 Stars sees two of the league’s bright young stars shine while two of the league’s more dependable veterans show that they still have some skill left in their sticks…and pads. This week’s honorable mention goes to Mike Richards of the Philadelphia Flyers. Last week Richards scored 3 goals […]

  • McDonald’s New Russian Mini Hockey Star Commercial

    McDonald’s New Russian Mini Hockey Star Commercial

    Total Pro Sports – McDonald’s has released their newest commercial featuring Russian Mini Hockey Star “Sergei Puckize“.  From Russia with Glove side!  Last year it was the miniature goalie and this year it is the miniature hockey player that nobody can stop and grabbing all the headlines.

  • Is Guy Carbonneau Coaching Career At Risk?

    Is Guy Carbonneau Coaching Career At Risk?

    Total Pro Sports – With the Montreal Canadiens struggling to keep a playoff position in the Eastern conference, Guy Carbonneau has been doing everything possible to keep his job as the head for the Habs.

  • Alexander Ovechkin Needs Driving Lessons

    Alexander Ovechkin Needs Driving Lessons

    Total Pro Sports- The Washington Capitals need to do a better job of keeping Alexander Ovechkin and Mike Green away from golf carts. The two Capitals young guns were filming a spot for NHL.com and it looks like they had a close call with a garage door.  I don’t know if it was staged, but […]

  • NHL Power Rankings: Week 20

    NHL Power Rankings: Week 20

    Week: | 1-2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11-15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | Ending (Feb 22nd) Total Pro Sports – This week’s NHL Power Rankings sees a very familiar face…umm logo…re-take the top spot and the Ducks flying […]

  • John Tortorella Likes His Apples Big

    John Tortorella Likes His Apples Big

    Total Pro Sports-  Reports from TSN indicate that John Tortorella is leaving the NHL on TSN to coach the New York Rangers. Earlier in the day, the Rangers fired head coach Tom Renney after the team looked to be hitting a downward spiral that has seen their playoff hopes come into serious question.

  • The Day Joe Thornton Met TPS Writer Ron Canada

    The Day Joe Thornton Met TPS Writer Ron Canada

    Total Pro Sports – This past February 16th, I decided to take advantage of the family day long weekend in Canada and get as far away from my family as possible, so I figured a trip to the Big Apple would suffice. When I arrived at my hotel, there were two teenagers standing there, stocking me […]

  • MMA Confuses Alexander Ovechkin

    MMA Confuses Alexander Ovechkin

    Total Pro Sports-  The Washington Capitals love Mixed Martial Arts, and really who doesn’t? On Saturday night there was an MMA card held at George Mason University, and many prominent Washington sports stars took in the event.  Alexander Ovechkin was there along with teammates Donald Brashear, Mike Green and Nicklas Backstrom. Also, Washington Redskins tight […]