Tag Archives: stanley cup

  • Picture Of The Day: Congratulations Fail!

    Picture Of The Day: Congratulations Fail!

    The entire city of Chicago was behind the Blackhawks during their Stanley Cup run, and when Patrick Kane slipped the puck by Michael Leighton during overtime of Game 6 against the Philadelphia Flyers, the Windy City were delivered their first NHL championship in 49 years. That deserves a congratulations, but just who is this Macy’s […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Welcoming The Cup With A Water Cannon Salute

    Picture Of The Day: Welcoming The Cup With A Water Cannon Salute

    It has been 49 years since the Stanley Cup last arrived in Chicago, so when the plane carrying the Cup touched down at O’Hare International Airport at 3:55 am local time this morning in the Windy City, it was greeted in a rather dramatic fashion. Awaiting Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane, Duncan Keith, and the rest […]

  • Most Awkward Stanley Cup Winning Celebration Ever? (Video)

    Most Awkward Stanley Cup Winning Celebration Ever? (Video)

    The wait is finally over!  Last night at the Wachovia Center, the Chicago Blackhawks became the first team in this year’s Stanley Cup Finals to win on the road.  As a result, they were rewarded with their first Stanley Cup since 1961 and judging by their initial celebration, it sure does appear as though it […]

  • Chicago Media Takes A Shot At “Chrissy” Pronger

    Chicago Media Takes A Shot At “Chrissy” Pronger

    After stealing the pucks at the conclusion of each of the Blackhawks first two wins in their best-of-seven Stanley Cup Finals series with the Philadelphia Flyers (Ben Eager nabbed it after their third victory in Game 5), it is no secret that Chris Pronger has become public enemy No. 1 in the Windy City.  With […]

  • This Stanley Cup Commercial Will Leave You Speechless (Video)

    This Stanley Cup Commercial Will Leave You Speechless (Video)

    For soccer fans,  Nike’s most recent commercial for the upcoming World Cup likely left goosebumps on your skin.  And for hockey fans, the NHL’s most recent Stanley Cup commercial will undoubtedly leave you speechless. After six weeks of grueling playoff action, the finals are set as the Philadelphia Flyers and the Chicago Blackhawks will do […]

  • 20 Of The Most Iconic Trophies In Sports

    20 Of The Most Iconic Trophies In Sports

    Total Pro Sports – With the Major League Baseball playoffs about to begin this week, what better way to kick things off than by giving you a look at 20 Of The Most Iconic Trophies In Sports.

  • Malkin Does Some Russian Spy Work During Pens’ Visit To The White House

    Malkin Does Some Russian Spy Work During Pens’ Visit To The White House

    Total Pro Sports – Yesterday the Pittsburgh Penguins took their Stanley Cup on the traditional tour of the White House.  Although the secret service likely did not see this as a security threat, that may have changed once they saw the actions of Russian superstar Evgeni Malkin. After receiving a congratulations from Barack Obama for […]

  • Sidney Crosby Surprises Die Hard Fan Who Predicted Cup Win

    Sidney Crosby Surprises Die Hard Fan Who Predicted Cup Win

    Total Pro Sports – Sidney Crosby wasn’t exactly out cougar hunting, but he did get some lovin’ from one lucky granny. After delievering season tickets to longtime Penguins fan Alice Kilgore two years ago, he was told by the elderly woman that the team was not ready to win the Stanley Cup in 2008, but […]

  • Alex Ovechkin To Quit NHL For 2014 Olympics?

    Alex Ovechkin To Quit NHL For 2014 Olympics?

    Total Pro Sports – Winning the Stanley Cup is the goal most hockey players have when they begin playing the sport.  They dream of hoisting it (and maybe throwing in an expletive while they’re at it), having a pool party with it, and when that is all done, taking it to bed to spoon it […]

  • Nirvana’s “Nevermind”, Or Sidney Crosby’s Cry Baby?

    Nirvana’s “Nevermind”, Or Sidney Crosby’s Cry Baby?

    Total Pro Sports – It’s Saturday, and as I was doing my regular weekend rummaging for interesting, funny, or original works, I found something that fits all of the above.  The Score Blog put together a hilarious post named “Ten Album Covers Defaced By Sports” (check it out if you care to see them all).  […]

  • NHL Loses One Of Its Greats As Joe Sakic Retires

    NHL Loses One Of Its Greats As Joe Sakic Retires

    Total Pro Sports – He spent his entire career with the same organization, leading them to two Stanley Cup championships.  His name will rank just below those of Wayne Gretzky, Gordie Howe and Mario Lemieux, among the likes Steve Yzerman, Mark Messier, Marcel Dionne and Ron Francis, as some of the greatest players to play […]

  • Evgeni Malkin Takes Oksana Kondakova To Miami Beach, Cup Not Included

    Evgeni Malkin Takes Oksana Kondakova To Miami Beach, Cup Not Included

    Total Pro Sports – After a tough post-season that concluded with him raising both the Stanley Cup and the Conn Smythe Trophy, Pittsburgh Penguins all-star forward Evgeni Malkin has been taking some time off in Miami Beach to enjoy the sun, sand, booze, and Oksana Kondakova, his incredibly hot girlfriend. Pictures have been floating around […]

  • Sidney Crosby Sleeps With The Stanley Cup

    Sidney Crosby Sleeps With The Stanley Cup

    After winning the most cherished trophy in sports “The Stanley Cup”, against the Detroit Red Wings, Pittsburgh Penguins Captain Sidney Crosby seemed to have accomplished all his childhood goals!  Or did he? Pictures leaked just days after the Penguins won the Stanley Cup.  Teammates photographed Sidney Crosby sleeping with the cup, also snuggling up with […]

  • Penguins Fans Have Great Throwing Arms

    Penguins Fans Have Great Throwing Arms

    Total Pro Sports – Should the Pittsburgh Steelers be looking for a replacement quarterback if something terrible happens to Ben Roethlisberger, they may have found the perfect fit at the Penguins Stanley Cup parade.  My only question is how did throwing a football around become part of a hockey celebration? With the video camera rolling, […]