Tag Archives: Winter Classic

  • The 2014 Winter Classic Was Both Winter and Classic

    The 2014 Winter Classic Was Both Winter and Classic

    The NHL’s Winter Classic is not about showcasing hockey’s speed and skill. The goal is to remind everyone—in the dead of winter—that hockey is the winter sport par excellence. And yesterday the annual New Year’s Day outdoor game did exactly that. With 105,491 fans at Michigan’s famous “Big House”—braving snow and a game time temperature […]

  • Ilya “Universe” Bryzgalov Shines Again (Video)

    Ilya “Universe” Bryzgalov Shines Again (Video)

    Something tells me that this may soon turn into a weekly segment titled, “What Kind of Crazy Thing Did Ilya Bryzgalov Say This Week?” During the first episode of HBO’s 24/7 Flyers/Rangers: Road to the NHL Winter Classic, Flyers goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov enlighten us all about the universe, Russian alcohol, tigers and Chinese laws.  This […]

  • Here Is A Look At The 2012 Winter Classic Promo (Video)

    Here Is A Look At The 2012 Winter Classic Promo (Video)

    The Winter Classic has become a staple on the NHL’s regular season calendar, and that notion has only been furthered by HBO’s  24/7 documentary, which was introduced prior to last year’s meeting between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Washington Capitals. This season the cameras will be following the players and coaches of the New York […]

  • Alex Ovechkin’s Atomic Wedgie (Video)

    Alex Ovechkin’s Atomic Wedgie (Video)

    Alex Oveckin was awfully quiet on New Years Day during the Washington Capitals’ 3-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins at the NHL’s 2011 Winter Classic.  However, “The Great 8″ did manage to make some noise one day earlier during the Capitals’ practice at Heinz Field.  With several members of the media looking on, Ovi was […]

  • 10 Games To Watch On The 2009-10 NHL Schedule

    10 Games To Watch On The 2009-10 NHL Schedule

    Total Pro Sports – With the NHL releasing its much anticipated schedule for the 2009-10 season, there are several intriguing dates that all you hockey-crazed fans should begin marking down on your calendar.  Need some help?  TPS is here to provide you with some by listing the ten games schedules for next season that you […]

  • NHL Pass On Ovechkin, Choose Flyers For Winter Classic

    NHL Pass On Ovechkin, Choose Flyers For Winter Classic

    Total Pro Sports – Once again, NBC has asserted their dominance over the NHL.  During this year’s playoffs, they first forced the NHL to play back-to-back games in the finals so that their TV schedule would not be interrupted during Conan O’Brien’s opening week.  Then they ordered the league to shut down the large viewing […]

  • Las Vegas, Rose Bowl, NYC May Host 2010 NHL Winter Classic

    Las Vegas, Rose Bowl, NYC May Host 2010 NHL Winter Classic

    Total Pro Sports – Reports have surfaced that the NHL’s Chief Operating Officer John Collins has named the Rose Bowl in California, the New Yankee Stadium in New York and the Las Vegas Strip as potential 2010 locations for the NHL Winter Classic or otherwise known as the outdoors game. It’s great to see the […]

  • The Flyers Want The Winter Classic Next Year

    The Flyers Want The Winter Classic Next Year

    Total Pro Sports – After huge success with the 2009 Winter Classic in Chicago at Wrigley Field this past New Years Day, the Philadelphia Flyers have expressed their interest in hosting next years Winter Classic Game. The Flyers are not the only team who are interested in hosting next years game.  The Boston Bruins, Montreal […]