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Sidney Crosby Speaks Out Against Russia’s Anti-Gay Law

Sidney Crosby - Russia

Russia’s anti-gay law is being attacked once again, this time by NHL superstar Sidney Crosby. On Sunday afternoon, Crosby spoke out against the country’s Olympic anti-gay stance. During a press conference for Canada’s Olympic camp, Crosby said: “For me growing up in Canada, my view has always been that way. I think that everyone has… Read more »

Penguins CEO Defends Sidney Crosby’s DMV Line Cutting

Sidney Crosby and the DMV

Sidney Crosby came under fire on Monday when he used a Pittsburgh celebrity law to cut through a two-hour line at the DMV. Now the CEO of the Pittsburgh Penguins has come forward to defend Crosby’s actions. David Morehouse told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: “Anyone that knows Sid or follows hockey — in Pittsburgh or anywhere… Read more »

Shawn Burr Dies At 47 After Fall, Leukemia

shawn burr cause of death

Shawn Burr, former Detroit Red Wings player, has died at the age of 47. Since 2011, Shawn Burr had been battling leukemia, but his cause of death was not strictly cancer related. According to CBS, Burr fell down a flight of stairs at home and suffered a brain injury, from which he was unable to… Read more »

Phoenix Coyotes Need Arena Deal To Fight Off Relocation

The Phoenix Coyotes are facing relocation.

The Phoenix Coyotes may be in jeopardy if they can’t come to an agreement on an arena deal in the city of Glendale. The team has until July 2 to come to an agreement, but if it doesn’t happen the NHL will look into moving the team. Renaissance Sports & Entertainment has agreed to purchase… Read more »

Chicago Blackhawks Thank Boston With Full-Page Newspaper Ad

Chicago Blackhawks Post Thank You Letter To All Of Boston

The Blackhawks have a busy weekend ahead of them, but still took the time to thank the city of Boston and the Bruins for their warm welcome and for treating them as friends, not just the enemy team. CBS Boston reported “through all of the hits and post-whistle pushing and shoving, it was clear there… Read more »

TV Station Cuts To Commercial, Misses Chicago Blackhawks Winning OT Goal [Video]

Austin TV station cuts to commercial, misses Blackhawks winning goal

Austin, TX –  Really bad timing for a local television station which ran a commercial instead of showing the Chicago Blackhawks winning goal against the Boston Bruins last night in sudden-death overtime. NBC affiliate KXAN, which found itself on “thin ice” for this programming fail, subsequently apologized on the air during its newscast. Brent Seabrook… Read more »

Bruins Thrash Penguins To Take 2-0 Series Lead

Boston Beat Pittsburgh 6-1 in Game 2

The Boston Bruins thrashed the Pittsburgh Penguins 6-1 in Game 2 of their Eastern Conference final in front of a stunned crowd at the Consol Energy Center on Monday night. The Bruins opened the scoring just 28 seconds into the game and never looked back en route to a comfortable victory, which gives them a… Read more »

Chicago Blackhawks Beat Detroit Red Wings To Force Game 7

Chicago downs Detroit to force Game 7

The Chicago Blackhawks survived a late scare from the Detroit Red Wings to emerge 4-3 winners in Game 6 on Monday evening at Joe Louis Arena. The victory sets the stage for a decisive Game 7 on Wednesday at United Center with a berth in the Western Conference final on the line. The Wings had… Read more »