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: Anze Kopitar scores sick, game-winning goal

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

The Los Angeles Kings' defense of a Stanley Cup got off to a rocky 3-5-2 start, but since then they have turned things around. That run of good play continued on Wednesday. After trailing 1-0 midway through the third period against the Detroit Red Wings, the Kings came back to ...

Wild Go Wild With Parise And Suter

Friday, July 6th, 2012

Minnesota native Prince once implored us all to go crazy and go nuts. In the same breath, he also told us to look for a purple banana. Hey, why not? His hometown Wild finally found their purple banana on the Fourth of July with the co-signings of American-born stars Zach Parise ...

WTFourth of July Weekend

Tuesday, July 6th, 2010

Well, it was a completely messed up Fourth of July weekend in the world of sports. And if you don't believe me, you best read on. Bob Probert's Death: It had been awhile since any team I rooted for won a championship of any sort, so I forgot what happens in ...

Seriously, Does Anything In Detroit Not Suck?

Monday, October 19th, 2009

Man, Detroit really sucks. We've been over this before and the entire country is completely aware of that fact, but now there's even more evidence of the Motor City's awfulness. On Sunday during the Detroit marathon, three runners died. Three!!! This wasn't just some old guy who shouldn't have been running, ...

Chris Chelios is Having a Brett Favre Moment

Thursday, October 8th, 2009

Chris Chelios just can't give it up. Seriously, the guy is incapable of leaving the ice for good. The Blackhawks and Red Wings face each other for the first time this season tonight. That in itself is big news. Many expect the Hawks to seriously challenge the Wings for Western Conference ...

Ducks-Wings Game 2: That. Was. Epic.

Monday, May 4th, 2009

There's a lot of interesting stuff going on in the NHL playoffs (Blackhawks and Hurricanes have both tied their series with road wins, etc.), but it's hard to imagine a game more epically long and grindy than the three overtime, 4-3 win the Anaheim Ducks snatched up in Detroit on ...