Tag Archives: Phil Kessel

  • 2014 Sochi Olympics: Phil Kessel Loves His Smelling Salts (GIF)

    2014 Sochi Olympics: Phil Kessel Loves His Smelling Salts (GIF)

    Phil Kessel‘s eight points in four games are the most among all players at the 2014 Sochi Olympics, while his five goals are tied for tops in the tournament with Austria’s Michael Grabner.  And more importantly, his offensive touch has helped Team USA earn a spot in tomorrow’s semi-final, where they will take on Canada. […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 10/29/2013 — Phil Kessel

    Stat Line of the Night — 10/29/2013 — Phil Kessel

    Nine games into the 2013-14 NHL season, Toronto Maple Leafs winger Phil Kessel had just two goals during what many were describing as a very slow start for the 26-year-old sniper.  Just four games later, Kessel is sitting in third in the league with nine goals scored, and second in the league with a total […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 10/22/2013 — Phil Kessel

    Stat Line of the Night — 10/22/2013 — Phil Kessel

    With only two goals scored through the first nine games of the season, many of the fans and members of the media in Toronto were beginning to wonder where Phil Kessel’s scoring touch had gone.  Luckily for him, and unfortunately for the Anaheim Ducks, the 26-year-old winger out of Wisconsin was able to regain that […]

  • Martin Brodeur Makes The Save Of The Year On Phil Kessel (Video)

    Martin Brodeur Makes The Save Of The Year On Phil Kessel (Video)

    Six minutes into the third period of last night’s game between the New Jersey Devils and the Toronto Maple Leafs, Devils’ goaltender Martin Brodeur made a stick save on Phil Kessel that is bound to land the 39-year-old on highlight packages around North America. Unfortunately for Marty, that save won’t be his only moment on […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 10/19/11 — Phil Kessel

    Stat Line Of The Night — 10/19/11 — Phil Kessel

    During last season’s NHL Fantasy All-Star Draft, Phil Kessel had to suffer through the embarrassment of being selected last overall by his fellow peers.  That must have motivated him throughout the off-season, because if that draft were to take place right now, he would very likely be the first overall pick. That is how good […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 2/24/11 — Phil Kessel

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 2/24/11 — Phil Kessel

    It wasn’t all that long ago when everyone in Leaf Nation was voicing their displeasure with the direction of the team, throwing waffles on the ice, chanting “Fire Wilson”, and talking about how the Boston Bruins were going to have themselves another top 5 draft pick courtesy of the Phil Kessel trade. My, how quickly […]

  • Bruins Fans Cheer “Thank-You-Kessel” Following Seguin Goal (Video)

    Bruins Fans Cheer “Thank-You-Kessel” Following Seguin Goal (Video)

    When I first heard this chant from the Boston Bruins fans last night, I could have sworn I heard them saying “F*&k You Kessel,” but I guess I was wrong.  Instead, the Bruins fans were simply thanking the former Bruin-turned-Toronto Maple Leaf for giving their team the opportunity to draft Tyler Seguin after the 2010 […]

  • 2009 NHL Power Rankings: Week 6

    2009 NHL Power Rankings: Week 6

    In Week 6′s edition of the 2009 NHL Power Rankings we finally see the Penguins get knocked off from the top stop while being buried by an Avalanche and a tonne of movement with only 6 teams staying in the same spot as last week. The biggest loser in our NHL Power Rankings this week […]

  • 2009-10 NHL Preview: Northeast Division

    2009-10 NHL Preview: Northeast Division

    Total Pro Sports – With the start of the 2009-10 NHL Season upon us it’s time to take a look and see how each team stacks up. As per the norm, each preview will be broken down by division in order of how we think the team will finish. Lets take a look at the […]

  • Top 5 Storylines Of Tonight’s NHL Draft

    Top 5 Storylines Of Tonight’s NHL Draft

    Total Pro Sports – One day after the NBA Draft, we are right back at it with the first round of the NHL draft set for tonight.  There are several storylines to follow.  Many teams are looking to trade away players while others are eager to move up, or down, in the Draft in order […]

  • Alexei Kovalev Plays Tug-O-War With Boston Fans

    Alexei Kovalev Plays Tug-O-War With Boston Fans

    Total Pro Sports-  At the conclusion of Thursday nights game between the Montreal Canadiens and the Boston Bruins, a fan tried to steal Alexei Kovalev’s stick.  It all happened after Phil Kessel scored an empty net goal to give the Bruins a 4-2 lead and end any chance of a Montreal comeback.  There was a […]

  • NHL Power Rankings: Week 23

    NHL Power Rankings: Week 23

    Total Pro Sports – This week’s NHL Power Rankings has the San Jose Sharks getting back their bite jumping back into the top 3 and the Phoenix Coyotes losing their teeth ending up with the coveted #30 spot. NHL Power Rankings Movers And Shakers The biggest Shakers in our NHL Power Rankings this week were […]

  • TPS Daily Sports Rewind (Dec 19)

    TPS Daily Sports Rewind (Dec 19)

    NFL The NFL is coming to a close and it will be time to determine a MVP of the league.  Who would you choose?  These are our top 4 for the award. Same goes with the NFL Rookie of the year or otherwise known as “ROY”.  Who would you choose?  These are our 5 top […]