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NHL Blizzard Downs The Hurricanes After Polar Vortex Hits Buffalo

NHL Blizzard Downs The Hurricanes After Polar Vortex Hits Buffalo

An NHL blizzard has put a stop on the Hurricanes’ game. As the polar vortex swept through the country, brutal winds and heavy snow forced the NHL to postpone Tuesday’s game between the Buffalo Sabres and Carolina Hurricanes. Buffalo has been hit with snow and wind so heavy that many roads remained closed. Officials in… Read more »

Watch 2014 NHL Winter Classic Live Online


Hockey fans can watch the 2014 NHL Winter Classic live online and catch all the outdoor action between the Detroit Red Wings and the Toronto Maple Leafs. The game this year represents a re-match of sorts, as these teams were scheduled to meet on New Year’s Day in 2013 before the strike wiped out the… Read more »

Boston Bruins GM All For Fighting At NHL Managers Meeting

Boston Bruins' Jarome Iginla

Boston Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli wasn’t shy about his feelings about fighting’s place in the National Hockey League at the GM’s meeting Tuesday. “I’m for it, I think it’s deep-rooted in the game,” the Boston GM said via ESPN. “I think it acts as a deterrent.” “Listen, we’re the Bruins, we’ve got guys who… Read more »

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 »