Archive for the ‘Hockey’ Category

World Juniors 2011: Team Canada – Schedule – Watch Online

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011

The World Junior Hockey Tournament is upon us once again. TSN has been broadcasting this tournament for as long as I can remember — and they’re getting some sweet ratings for it! The only thing is, for those without TSN, how can one watch the games (besides at your local bar)? (more…)

Video: Ryan Miller Hit in the Face with the Puck

Thursday, December 8th, 2011

Ryan Miller of the Buffalo Sabres isn’t having the best of luck in net lately, from the Lucic hit to Jordan TooToo running him over. Now, Ryan Miller gets his mask knocked off by his own player and then stops the puck with his face. (more…)

Toronto Ice Time: Fees Increase; Schedule Changes

Monday, November 28th, 2011

This just in, from the Rob Ford administration: Cuts to Toronto recreational programs, specifically Ice Hockey rinks in Toronto [Source: Tweets from Daniel Dale of the Toronto Star] (more…)

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…)

Classy: Andrew Ference Gives Montreal Crowd Middle Finger Salute

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

There’s been some fantastic playoff hockey so far. Personally, I’m addicted to the Montreal / Boston and Vancouver / Chicago series. Tonight in the Canadiens / Bruins game, Andrew Ference scores a goal and displays a bucket full of class by saluting the Montreal crowd with the middle finger. (more…)

World Juniors 2010 Streaming Online and on Your Phone

Sunday, December 26th, 2010

If you’re like me and don’t shell out for TSN, note that you can watch every Canadian game of the 2010 World Junior Hockey Tournament (including all ‘playoff’ games) on their web site at tsn.ca. (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…)

Sidney Crosby Fights: Video of Crosby’s Fighting Career

Monday, November 8th, 2010

A few days ago Sidney Crosby got into his fifth career NHL fight. Five seemed a lot to me, but sure enough, five it is. We have the video evidence, in chronological order, below. (more…)

Charlestown Chiefs Are Folding

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

The Charlestown Chiefs are folding… sort of. Johnstown Pennsylvania, the town depicted in the 1977 movie classic Slap Shot are losing their team, the Johnstown Chiefs, due to tough economic times. (more…)

Team Canada and Slovakia Men’s Hockey Semi Final

Friday, February 26th, 2010

Are you ready, Canada? Team Canada takes on Slovakia in Men’s Olympic hockey tonight (Friday February 26). The game is on at 9:30pm Eastern (6:30pm Pacific) and will be broadcast live on CTV. (more…)