Tag Archives: playoffs

  • The 9 One-Game Playoffs in MLB History (Prior to 2012)

    The 9 One-Game Playoffs in MLB History (Prior to 2012)

    In the entire history of Major Leage Baseball, there have only been thirteen occasions in which two teams finished the regular season tied at the top of the standings. Of those thirteen ties, four were settled with a three-game series. The other nine? They were settled with a one-game, winner-take-all, loser-go-home playoff. To the young’ins […]

  • Watch LeBron James Flop On A Moving Screen By Tyson Chandler (Video)

    Watch LeBron James Flop On A Moving Screen By Tyson Chandler (Video)

    Much like playoff hockey, playoff basketball is also characterized by a tougher style of play than what we are accustomed to seeing during the regular season.  Just don’t tell that to LeBron James, who may have still been in regular-season-mode when he was leveled by a moving pick from the New York Knicks’ Tyson Chandler […]

  • All 10 Penguins Goals From Last Night In One Minute (Video)

    All 10 Penguins Goals From Last Night In One Minute (Video)

    The Penguins knew they would need to score early and often if they were going to stay alive in their best-of-seven Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series against the Philadelphia Flyers.  They would do just that, beating Ilya Bryzgalov and Sergei Bobrovsky five times each during their 10-3 blowout victory last night. With a total of 36 […]

  • Hulk Hogan Revs The Flyers Fans Up For Game 3 (Video)

    Hulk Hogan Revs The Flyers Fans Up For Game 3 (Video)

    Prior to their crucial Game 3 Eastern Conference Quarterfinal battle against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday, the Philadelphia Flyers used the real Hulk Hogan (not the fake one, like you may have seen in Pittsburgh earlier this month) to get their fans amp’d up for the game.  That plan seemed to work, as the Philly […]

  • Detroit Red Wings Fans Put On A Light Show Prior To Game Three (Video)

    Detroit Red Wings Fans Put On A Light Show Prior To Game Three (Video)

    Those who got to Joe Louis Arena early for the pregame festivities prior to Sunday’s playoff home opener against the Nashville Predators may have thought that they had accidentally stumbled into a rave, as red glow sticks lit up the entire building. Fans in attendance were given the red glow sticks upon arrival, and it […]

  • Watch Shea Weber Smash Henrik Zetterberg’s Head Into The Glass (Video)

    Watch Shea Weber Smash Henrik Zetterberg’s Head Into The Glass (Video)

    With the final seconds winding down during Game One of the opening round playoff series between the Detroit Red Wings and the Nashville Predators, Shea Weber had two things on his mind.  The first was to kill the final five seconds off the clock and ensure that his team earned the important opening game victory.  […]

  • 9 NFL Prima Donnas Who Didn’t Make The Playoffs

    9 NFL Prima Donnas Who Didn’t Make The Playoffs

    Not much of an intro is required here, except the Germans have a word for what you feel when these high-maintenance NFL prima donnas don’t get the glory they so desperately seek. It’s called schadenfraude, and it means “pleasure derived from the misfortune of others.” Yup. That’s what this list makes me feel. “Schadenfraude.” I […]

  • MLS Playoff Game Between LA Galaxy And NY Red Bulls Ends In A Brawl (Video)

    MLS Playoff Game Between LA Galaxy And NY Red Bulls Ends In A Brawl (Video)

    The visiting Los Angeles Galaxy frustrated the New York Red Bulls throughout the duration of their 1-0 victory during the first leg of their Western Conference semi-final.  It showed following the final whistle, as tempers flared and players from both teams exchanged pleasantries, resulting in two post-game red cards being issued. Seconds after the game […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Luongo Doesn’t Always Play Like A Bag Of Sh…

    Picture Of The Day: Luongo Doesn’t Always Play Like A Bag Of Sh…

    …  But when he does, he prefers the playoffs. Brilliant! I couldn’t have said it any better myself.  When it comes to the regular season, there aren’t many goalies in the league that you would rather have over Roberto Luongo.  However, that all changes once the playoffs roll around.  Sure, his numbers in the regular […]