Tag Archives: stanley cup

  • The Stanley Cup’s Summer of Debauchery Has Begun (Pics)

    The Stanley Cup’s Summer of Debauchery Has Begun (Pics)

    Every summer the Stanley Cup goes on a world tour, visiting the home towns of every single player who won the Cup that year and putting whatever little vacation you have planned to shame. And this year, since the Los Angeles Kings won hockey’s Holy Grail again, the party kicked off in sunny Southern California. […]

  • Kings Fan Knocks Out “LAPD Drone” With T-Shirt Cannon (Video)

    Kings Fan Knocks Out “LAPD Drone” With T-Shirt Cannon (Video)

    How’s this for an exciting story: In the aftermath of the Los Angeles Kings’ Stanley Cup victory, the Los Angeles Police Department sent a small robotic drown to the Staples Center airspace in order to monitor the rowdy crowd. Then, one freedom fighter armed only with a t-shirt cannon took out the drone and preserved the […]

  • Watch Every Stanley Cup Presentation From 1949 to 2013 (Video)

    Watch Every Stanley Cup Presentation From 1949 to 2013 (Video)

    Watching the NHL commissioner hand the Stanley Cup over to the winning team’s captain has always been one of the sport’s most cherished moments.  It is the moment that every young hockey fan dreams of growing up, and it is also the moment that all 30 teams play and sacrifice their bodies for, just to have the chance […]

  • The 9 Longest Active Stanley Cup Droughts

    The 9 Longest Active Stanley Cup Droughts

    Tonight the NHL playoffs begin, and sixteen hockey teams will begin the quest for the game’s ultimate prize. Who will survive the most grueling championship tournament in profession sports and hoist the Stanley Cup two months from now? That’s hard to say. The last six teams to win hockey’s Holy Grail are all in the […]

  • 9 Worst Stanley Cup Finals Hangovers of the Last 20 Years

    9 Worst Stanley Cup Finals Hangovers of the Last 20 Years

    The 2013 NHL season was shortened because of the lockout, which was totally necessary. But the Blackhawks were dynamite right out of the gate, then they went on to beat the Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup Finals and get their names engraved on the Holy Grail for the second time in four years. It was […]

  • Patrick Kane Wears a Unicorn Head as Blackhawks Partied With Fans Last Night (Video)

    Patrick Kane Wears a Unicorn Head as Blackhawks Partied With Fans Last Night (Video)

    After emerging victorious from the most grueling competition in professional sports—a.k.a. the Stanley Cup Playoffs—you gotta figure the champions are going to let off a little steam. Last night in Chicago, the mighty Blackhawks, 2013 Stanley Cup Champions, did exactly that. With their wives, girlfriends, and perhaps even a few casual acquaintances in tow, the […]

  • Andrew Shaw Took a Puck To The Face Before Winning the Stanley Cup (Video)

    Andrew Shaw Took a Puck To The Face Before Winning the Stanley Cup (Video)

    Last night, after the Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup thanks to a miraculous 80-second finale to Game 6, Andrew Shaw was one of the players to drop one of the now-customary victory f-bombs on national television—a profanity that the 21-year-old uttered while hoisting hockey’s Holy Grail above his head for the first time. I don’t […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 14th) — New York Rangers

    This Day In Sports History (June 14th) — New York Rangers

    It was on this day in 1994 that the New York Rangers beat the Vancouver Canucks in game 7 to win the franchise’s fourth Stanley Cup.  This was the Rangers’ first championship since 1940, a span of 54 years. The 1993-94 season was a banner season for the New York Rangers.  In addition to winning […]

  • This Day In Sports History (May 30th) — Edmonton Oilers

    This Day In Sports History (May 30th) — Edmonton Oilers

    It was on this day in 1985 that the Edmonton Oilers won the Stanley Cup.  It was the franchise’s second Stanley Cup victory. The Oilers entered the 1985 Stanley Cup Finals as defending champions, and they finished the season with an impressive 109 points, which was the most among all Clarance Campbell Conference teams.  After […]