Tag Archives: stanley cup

  • 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, […]

  • Overjoyed Petr Sykora Drops F-Bomb During Stanley Cup Lift

    Overjoyed Petr Sykora Drops F-Bomb During Stanley Cup Lift

    Total Pro Sports – Talk about being overcome with emotions.  We aren’t sure if Pittsburgh Penguins forward Petr Sykora was filled with joy after lifting the Stanley Cup or in serious pain from skating with a broken foot (which prevented him from playing in the deciding game 7), but he sure did make himself heard […]

  • Penguins Win The Stanley Cup! Take That Hossa

    Penguins Win The Stanley Cup! Take That Hossa

    Total Pro Sports – Last summer Marian Hossa left the Pittsburgh Penguins to join the Detroit Red Wings in hopes of winning his first Stanley Cup.  Last night his plan backfired as he was forced to watch his former team celebrate after a 2-1 game seven victory. TPS was in attendance to catch the game […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 05/31/09 – Chris Osgood

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 05/31/09 – Chris Osgood

    Total Pro Sports – Playing against Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby can be a goalie’s worst nightmare, but that is not exactly the case in this year’s Stanley Cup Finals.  In fact, for Detroit Red Wings netminder Chris Osgood, it seems more like an incredible dream.

  • Red Wings Use Home Ice To Go Up 2-0

    Red Wings Use Home Ice To Go Up 2-0

    Total Pro Sports - Yesterday provided another stellar night of NHL playoff hockey as the only game on tap had enough excitement for any hockey fan watching.  Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals between the Detroit Red Wings and the Chicago Blackhawks ended when Mikael Samuelsson converted on a 3-on-1 in the first overtime to give the Wings the 3-2 […]

  • 10 Things We’ve Learned Halfway 2 The Stanley Cup

    10 Things We’ve Learned Halfway 2 The Stanley Cup

    Total Pro Sports – After the thrilling victories of Detroit and Carolina Thursday night, the Conference final match-ups have been set.  In the East, the Pittsburgh Penguins are back to defend their title against the Carolina Hurricanes, while the Detroit Red Wings will look to do the same against their rival, the Chicago Blackhawks.  Should the Penguins […]

  • Alex Ovechkin Does A Backflip On The Ice

    Alex Ovechkin Does A Backflip On The Ice

    Total Pro Sports – Alex Ovechkin is no stranger to the highlight reels.  He often appears on them with his great goal, or maybe even with a thunderous hit or two.  But last night was a little different as it was a missed hit that provided us with the Ovechkin highlight of the night.

  • Ducks James Wisniewski Takes Puck To The Chest Then Spits Blood

    Ducks James Wisniewski Takes Puck To The Chest Then Spits Blood

    Total Pro Sports – In a scary episode last night, Anaheim Ducks defenseman James Wisniewski took a Pavel Datsyuk shot to the chest that left him injured on the ice and spitting blood.  He would eventually be carted off on a stretcher and taken to the hospital where it was confirmed that he had suffered […]