Video: Epic goalie fight in Philadelphia Flyers, Washington Captials game

Friday, November 1st, 2013

Man, this was awesome. Seriously it was as good as it gets are far as fights in hockey. On Friday night the Philadelphia Flyers were trailing the Washington Captials 7-0 early in the third period when they decided they had enough of getting blown out. Philadelphia's fans were chanting for the ...

Philadelphia Flyers and Winnipeg Jets Redefining NHL Awesomeness

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

If the NHL wants to turn non-believers into fans, it wouldn't hurt to have every game turn out like the ones between the Winnipeg Jets and Philadelphia Flyers. But given the impossibility of that happening, I'd gladly settle for seeing the two duke it out in a first-round playoff series. The ...

The Chicago Blackhawks are World Champions

Thursday, June 10th, 2010

Really, is there more that needs to be said? Patrick Kane's bad angle wrist shot at 4:06 of overtime beat Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Michael Leighton five hole (big shock there) and the Chicago Blackhawks won their first Stanley Cup since 1961 on Wednesday. Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews won the Conn Smythe Trophy ...

With Lineup Change Coach Q Puts Cup in Reach

Monday, June 7th, 2010

So that's what it looks like when the Chicago Blackhawks are playing near their best, eh? Sunday's 7-4 beat down of the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup finals should be a stern reminder of what one of the league's best offenses looks like when it's clicking on ...

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 ...

Fight Night in the NHL: Georges Laraque vs. Josh Gratton

Tuesday, November 18th, 2008

We've come to learn around here that there's a lot more to like about hockey than just the fighting. But then again, when it really comes down to it, there's something pretty badass about two guys dropping the gloves and duking it out. So we bring you this video, which is ...