Tag Archives: Wayne Gretzky

  • Will The NHL Ever See 50 Goals in 50 Games Again?

    Will The NHL Ever See 50 Goals in 50 Games Again?

    Total Pro Sports – It has been over 17 years since we have last seen a player in the NHL score 50 goals in 50 games.  It is a feat that has only occurred 8 times throughout NHL history. Five players: Wayne Gretzky, Mario Lemieux, Mike Bossy, Maurice Richard and Brett Hull have been the […]

  • Colten Teubert Hits Jordan Caron Into Another World [Video]

    Colten Teubert Hits Jordan Caron Into Another World [Video]

    Total Pro Sports – As a child playing hockey in Canada, every boy’s dream becomes one in which he envisons himself  wearing a  red maple leaf and playing  for Team Canada; following in the footsteps of past greats as Sidney Crosby, Mario Lemiuex and Wayne Gretzky.  This year, young energetic players such as Taylor Hall […]

  • Stanley Cup Final Preview: Time For Revenge?

    Stanley Cup Final Preview: Time For Revenge?

    Total Pro Sports – It all began on Wednesday, April 15, 2009.  Now, three rounds, fourteen series, 43 days, 70 games, and a whole lot of bruises later we are left with the final two teams in the NHL playoffs, one of the most demanding post-seasons in professional sports.  In the 2009 edition of the […]

  • Fans Show Too Much Love For Wayne Gretzky With A Weird Song

    Fans Show Too Much Love For Wayne Gretzky With A Weird Song

    Total Pro Sports – Wayne Gretzky is an adored sports icon, especially in Canada where he was voted among the top 10 on the Canadian Broadcast Corporation’s “Greatest Canadian” competition.  Many would love to meet him, others to speak with him, or shake his hand, but then there are those who have other ideas.

  • April 1st Sports History

    April 1st Sports History

    Total Pro Sports-  April first is not just a day for fools in world of sports.  Lots of history was made, especially in the NHL. Let’s take a look at some  of the biggest events in sports history that have taken place on April 1st. 1978 – Mike Bossy becomes 1st rookie to score 50 […]

  • The NHL Is On Thin Ice

    The NHL Is On Thin Ice

    Total Pro Sports – Hockey has been a part of the sports world for 85 years with the establishment of the National Hockey League.  The sport has had its up and downs, but has survived has one of the 4 largest sports in North America.  Now the league is in financial trouble.  With the decline […]

  • Turn Back The Television

    Turn Back The Television

    Total Pro Sports – A lot has been said over the years on what to do when it comes to increasing the popularity of hockey, the NHL specifically, in the United States of America. Most of the time it involves different rule changes on the ice such as changing the dimensions of the net and […]

  • Shaq Wants To Be The Face Of Nets Franchise

    Shaq Wants To Be The Face Of Nets Franchise

    Total Pro Sports-  It seems that more and more these days, athletes after they retire get involved in ownership of a sports franchise mainly in the sport in which they just retired from. Wayne Gretzky retired and bought into the Phoenix Coyotes, Michael Jordan retired and bought into first the Washington Wizards and now the […]

  • Alex Ovechkin Loves The Booze

    Alex Ovechkin Loves The Booze

    Total Pro Sports-  This picture was sent to me by a fan of Total Pro Sports, and it depicts a drunken Alexander Ovechkin at an autograph signing at Wayne Gretzky’s restaurant in Toronto.  I’m sure the Washington Capitals are thrilled that Ovechkin represents the team so well in public. I guess that drinking huge amounts […]

  • 2008/09 Phoenix Coyotes Season Preview

    2008/09 Phoenix Coyotes Season Preview

    4. Phoenix Coyotes Along with Chicago, Phoenix is a young exciting team and I think they’ll create a lot of noise in both the division and conference this year. Upfront Phoenix has a very underrated and skilled group. Peter Mueller, Martin Hanzal and Kyle Turris lead the charge of young skilled forwards.  Shane Doan provides […]