Tag Archives: Stanley Cup Finals

  • Don Cherry Is The Phantom Of The Stanley Cup Playoffs (Video)

    Don Cherry Is The Phantom Of The Stanley Cup Playoffs (Video)

    We have all heard about playoff ghosts.  For some prime examples, look no further than Marian Hossa (prior to his Game 2 goal), Joe Thornton, and so far in this year’s finals, the top lines of each team.  Prior to Game 2 between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Philadelphia Flyers, the ghosts who had pulled […]

  • Dan Carcillo Levels His Own Teammate Jeff Carter (Video)

    Dan Carcillo Levels His Own Teammate Jeff Carter (Video)

    With the Chicago Blackhawks taking Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals, it was a near given that the Philadelphia Flyers were going to turn up the grit and toughness a notch in Game 2 and try to steal home ice.  Flyers coach Peter Laviolette knew if the Flyers were going to bring the nasty, […]

  • Don Cherry Has His Hands Full With Giant Octopus

    Don Cherry Has His Hands Full With Giant Octopus

    Total Pro Sports – Who better to give an intro to the ever-so-important game 7 of the Stanley Cup finals.  Don Cherry was in the Detroit river to kick off the big night and he brought a giant friend with him. It all starts with the names of grinders popping up on the screen.  Then […]

  • Red Wings’ Kris Draper Says Sidney Crosby Snubbed Lidstrom

    Red Wings’ Kris Draper Says Sidney Crosby Snubbed Lidstrom

    Total Pro Sports – Following a Stanley Cup victory, it is easy for players of the winning team to get all caught up in the emotions that come with such an achievement.  Sometimes they can even get a little too caught up in the moment. That was the excuse that Pittsburgh Penguins vice president Tom […]

  • Changing The Script: Pens Win Adds One Final Game To 2009 NHL Season

    Changing The Script: Pens Win Adds One Final Game To 2009 NHL Season

    Total Pro Sports – It is the most appropriate way to end what has been an entertaining Stanley Cup Finals between the Detroit Red Wings and the Pittsburgh Penguins.  Faced with a do or die situation at home last night, the Penguins came out hard and took it to the defending cup champions, rewriting last […]

  • NBC Tells Fans To Watch Game 6 Of Stanley Cup Finals At Home

    NBC Tells Fans To Watch Game 6 Of Stanley Cup Finals At Home

    Total Pro Sports – There has been no bigger party crasher at this year’s Stanley Cup Finals than NBC.  First they put the NHL in a position where they were forced to play games one and two back-to-back on Saturday and Sunday.  That did not work out all that bad and the fans did not […]

  • Red Wings Limo Take An Unwelcome Ride Through Pittsburgh

    Red Wings Limo Take An Unwelcome Ride Through Pittsburgh

    Total Pro Sports – If you have visited Joe Louis Arena, home of the Detroit Red Wings this post-season, you must have had the opportunity to see the Red Wings Limo.  It is the long automobile on monster tires painted in the Red and White colors of the Wings, and is parked right outside the […]

  • Sidney Crosby Asked By Reporter How Big His Knob Is?

    Sidney Crosby Asked By Reporter How Big His Knob Is?

    Total Pro Sports -  With all the intensity, battling and bad blood that characterizes the NHL playoffs, its always a welcome change to see the players show a lighter side on off-days.  Perhaps no one brings that out more in the bearded men on skates than The Score TV personality Cabbie. How does he do […]

  • Pens Win! Even Series With Wings

    Pens Win! Even Series With Wings

    Total Pro Sports – Just when it looked all too much like 2008, the Pittsburgh Penguins used back-to-back penalty kills to change the script and defeat the Detroit Red Wings 4-2, evening the 2009 version of the Stanley Cup Finals at 2-2. It had looked like the Wings seized control of the game early in […]

  • Thank You Pens For Giving Us A Series

    Thank You Pens For Giving Us A Series

    Total Pro Sports – It wasn’t technically an elimination game last night for the Pittsburgh Penguins, but it may as well have been.  Down 2-0 in the series to the Detroit Red Wings, the Penguins found themselves tied 2-2 after two periods last night at home, but played the do-or-die third like you’d expect a […]

  • Don Cherry Does His Best Dos Equis Impression

    Don Cherry Does His Best Dos Equis Impression

    Total Pro Sports – It all begins with the quote, “Here in Detroit, Michigan, and across the NHL, his reputation is expanding faster than the galaxy.”  Sound familiar?  It’s CBC’s knock-off version of the popular Dos Equis XX commercials.  An who is playing “the world’s most interesting man” this time?  None other than the pink-suited […]

  • Bad Breaks Have Penguins Down 2-0 To Wings

    Bad Breaks Have Penguins Down 2-0 To Wings

    Total Pro Sports – After two games, they have outshot the Detroit Red Wings, a feat that is not easily accomplished by most NHL teams, but they have still yet to beat them in this year’s edition of the NHL Stanley Cup Finals. Blame it on the schedule, the refs, or the goalies.  Whatever the […]

  • Cam Ward’s Blunder Marks The End Of Hurricanes’ Playoff Run

    Cam Ward’s Blunder Marks The End Of Hurricanes’ Playoff Run

    Total Pro Sports – With 1:30 left in the first, the Canes were close to completing a strong period and going into the dressing room tied 1-1.  That was before a harmless looking Maxime Talbot wrist shot deflected off the stick of Anton Babchuk and somehow made it past Canes goalie Cam Ward at what […]

  • You Can’t Question Hockey Players Guts!!!

    You Can’t Question Hockey Players Guts!!!

    Total Pro Sports – People often speak about the great amount of courage and determination it takes to play in the NHL.  Especially in the middle of playoff time, we are always reminded of how hard some players work on and off the ice in order to give absolutely everything they have to help their […]

  • Ray Emery Fights Trainer On The Bench

    Ray Emery Fights Trainer On The Bench

    Total Pro Sports-  Former Ottawa Senators goalie Ray Emery, was caught on camera yesterday assaulting Atlant Mytishchi the trainer for his the Russian Hockey team that he currently plays for.  This guy can’t seem to do anything right lately and it was not that long ago that he was playing in the Stanley Cup Finals. […]