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Gretzky High Stick on Gilmour: Video Galore

Saturday, October 15th, 2011

Last night over pub food and beer (pre Argos game tradition) we some how got on the topic of the 1993 Western Conference (sorry, Campbell Conference) Stanley Cup final between the Leafs and Kings. Leaf fans, of course, remember this for the “non-call” by referee Kerry Fraser (the one with the ‘good’ hair) when Wayne Gretzky high sticks Doug Gilmour in the face in overtime of Game Six (Leafs leading the series 3 games to 2) but neither him nor the linesmen claim to see the infraction. (more…)

The History of Leaf Fans Throwing Waffles: Videos

Saturday, December 25th, 2010

There’s a new tradition in professional hockey: Fed up Toronto Maple Leaf fans throwing waffles on the ice. Are we finally seeing Leaf fans do something other than continually buy up expensive seats to watch a lack luster team? (more…)

US Open Tennis Fight: Video

Friday, September 3rd, 2010

Ah yes, some leisurely and polite fans watching US Open tennis, right?… Oh, scratch that. Some kid at a US Open tennis match gets a bit too lippy for the two next to him (a middle-age woman and senior gentleman) and first the woman decides to do something about it. Some stern words and a slap to the face isn’t the end, though. (more…)