NHL free agency: Nathan Horton signs with Columbus Blue Jackets

Friday, July 5th, 2013

Fresh off helping lead the Boston Bruins to the Stanley Cup finals, Nathan Horton has cashed in. The right winger has agreed to a seven-year, $37.1 million deal with the Columbus Blue Jackets, with $30 million of that money coming in the contract's first five years. The Blue Jackets needed to ...

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 ...

Washington Capitals Fans Hilariously Heckle Thomas

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

Bruins goalie Tim Thomas made major headlines this January when he declined attending Boston's championship trip to the White House in an effort to make a political statement against Barack Obama. (He said it was a statement against both political parties because the federal government has grown out of control, ...

Link Dump!

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009

Yep, that's pretty much the best football catch ever - Unathletic I'm not really worried about this dude's girlfriend so much as the apparent auto-erotic asphyxiation happening between him and his "horse" - Busted Coverage The story isn't so much that they broke the curse, but that Boston has become the most ...

The Morning Skate: Let’s Catch Up With the Stanley Cup Playoffs

Sunday, April 19th, 2009

Well, we have three games down in some of the Stanley Cup playoff quarterfinal series after Sunday's games, so it seems like a good time to see what we missed over the weekend and to take stock of where our predictions stand. Early returns aren't nearly as embarrassing as they could ...

The Tremendous, Important, Sometimes Informative Stanley Cup Playoff Quarterfinal Preview

Wednesday, April 15th, 2009

The Stanley Cup playoffs have at long last arrived, starting with several games tonight. There are some who say these playoffs are the best in all of sport (we'll take March Madness, thanks) with its rich tradition and, of course, Lord Stanley's Cup, from which the winning team can drink whatever ...

I Want to Take A Dump on Beantown

Tuesday, April 14th, 2009

The way I always saw it, if there was one town that seemed like a particularly good fit for me if I had to abandon my home, it would be Boston. It has lots of history, a good proportion of young people and an even better proportion of Irish people, ...