Archive for the ‘NHL’ Category

Videos: Relive the entire Blackhawks-Kings series

Monday, June 2nd, 2014

The Los Angeles Kings and Chicago Blackhawks just completed what was quite possibly the best seven-game series in sports history. Yes, you read that right, not just NHL history, but sports history. Yes, that's a lofty title to bestow, but I've never seen two teams locked in such an intense ...

Video: Los Angeles Kings pay respects to retiring Teemu Selanne

Saturday, May 17th, 2014

The Los Angeles Kings were spectacular in Game 7 of their Western Conference playoff series against the crosstown rival Anaheim Ducks. The Kings jumped on the Ducks early and didn't let up on the way to a 6-2 win. But even more impressive was the sportsmanship the Kings displayed after ...

Video: Evgeni Malkin scores ridiculous no-look goal

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

The Pittsburgh Penguins took a 3-1 series lead over the New York Rangers on Wednesday night thanks to a 4-2 road win. While that's a big deal and all, the real big news was forward Evgeni Malkin's ridiculous, backhanded, no-look goal. In the opening period with the score tied 0-0, Sidney ...

Video: Jonathan Quick makes save of the playoffs so far

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

Jonathan Quick is widely regarded as the best goalie in all of hockey and he showed why he has earned that distinction on Wednesday night. During the Los Angeles Kings' 5-1 win over the San Jose Sharks in Game 7 of their playoff series, Quick was unbelievable. He stopped 39 ...

Los Angeles Kings make NHL history by beating San Jose Sharks

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

The Los Angeles Kings looked down and out a week ago. They fell behind three games to none to the San Jose Shark in their first-round playoff series, and had looked awful doing it. Wednesday night the Kings did what seemed impossible at that time, they won the series and ...

Video: Anze Kopitar scores sick Game 7 goal

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

On Wednesday night the Los Angeles Kings were attempting to become just the fourth team in NHL history to come back from a 3-0 deficit to win a playoff series. Veteran center Anze Kopitar did his best to make sure that happened. In the second period of Game 7 against the ...

Longest-tenured NHL coach dismissed by Nashville Predators

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

Barry Trotz is a name only familiar to hard-core hockey fans or Nashville residents. Yet he has been one of the mainstays in the world of professional sports -- until Monday. The Nashville Predators relieved Trotz of his job after he had served as the team's head coach since its inception ...

Video: Islanders score 7 third period goals on Canucks

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

When the douchiest team in hockey (Vancouver) added the douchiest coach in hockey (John Tortorella) this offseason, it looked like a match made in the type of heaven you wouldn't want to spend any time in. Alas, it has not turned out that way, and on Monday night the Torts ...