Archive for the ‘NHL’ Category

Video: Jonathan Quick makes incredible save on Bryan Bickell shot

Wednesday, June 5th, 2013

The Los Angeles Kings beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-1 on Tuesday night to tighten up their Western Conference finals series. The Blackhawks' lead has been cut to 2-1, but that never would have happened without the heroics of Kings goalie Jonathan Quick in Game 3. We've shared some incredible saves by Quick ...

Game 7: The worst/best experience in sports

Thursday, May 30th, 2013

From a fan's standpoint, I believe the key to successfully preparing for a Game 7 is to resign yourself to the fact it'll never happen in the first place. That's the beauty of falling behind 3-1 in a series -- simply extending the series to a winner-take-all game is a ...

Video: Jonathan Quick denies Joe Pavelski and the Sharks

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

The Los Angeles Kings won Game 7 of their NHL Playoff showdown with the San Jose Sharks 2-1 on Tuesday night to advance to the Western Conference finals. But the defending Stanley Cup champions wouldn't have even been close to taking their series against the Sharks if it wasn't for ...

Video: Jonathan Quick’s sick saves lead Kings to shutout win

Friday, May 24th, 2013

On Thursday night the Los Angeles Kings and goalie Jonathan Quick shutout the San Jose Sharks 3-0 to take a 3-2 lead in their Western Conference semifinals series. Anything can happen during the NHL playoffs, but any team with a hot goaltender can win the whole thing. The Kings looked ...

Video: Anze Kopitar takes puck to the face

Friday, May 17th, 2013

The Los Angeles Kings pulled off a playoff miracle on Thursday night, grabbing a 4-3 victory over the San Jose Sharks from the jaws of defeat with two late goals. But the Kings almost didn't have their best player on the ice for the big finish, as center Anze Kopitar ...

Maple Leafs gag up Game 7 to Bruins

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

Maybe it was karmic retribution for allowing the team to be the focal point of "The Love Guru." The Toronto Maple Leafs became the first team in NHL history to squander a three-goal lead in the third period of a Game 7 on Monday night, getting eliminated by the Boston Bruins ...

Video: Slava Voynov scores OT goal to give Los Angeles Kings win

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

On Wednesday night the Los Angeles Kings and St. Louis Blues had another epic slugfest of a game in their incredible first-round playoff series. In Game 5 Wednesday night the Blues scored to tie the game 2-2 with 44 seconds to go in regulation. The Kings then bounced back with a ...

Video: Ottawa Senators, Montreal Canadiens re-make ‘Slap Shot’

Sunday, May 5th, 2013

The only thing missing in Ottawa Sunday night was Ned Braden stripping down and circling the rink in his skivvies. Or, for a change in movie scenery, Brick Tamland killing a man with a trident. Things escalated quickly in Game 3 of the Senators first-round series with the Canadiens, as everyone ...