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John Tortorella on a LeBron Hockey Crossover: ‘Not a chance’

John Tortorella on a LeBron Hockey Crossover: ‘Not a chance’

We’ve often heard about a LeBron football crossover but never a hockey one. It finally came up yesterday when Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella snuffed out the notion that James could make a crossover to the NHL during talk radio. “Not a chance,” Tortorella told 92.3 The Fan in Cleveland. “He can’t skate. He’s too [...]

January 19, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

NHL Unveils All-Star Game Jerseys

NHL Unveils All-Star Game Jerseys

With the NHL All-Star game fast approaching, the league has unveiled the four jerseys that the four teams representing each division will wear in the second running of the 3-on-3 tournament. The Pacific Division will wear the black-and-gray versions of the jerseys. The Atlantic Division will be in gold, the Central Division in purple, and [...]

January 11, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

NHL Announces All-Star Rosters for 3-on-3 Tournament

NHL Announces All-Star Rosters for 3-on-3 Tournament

The NHL has announced its rosters for the 2017 NHL All-Star Game’s 3-on-3 tournament. The game format will again be a 3-on-3 tournament featuring a team from each of the NHL’s four divisions. A fan vote determined each division’s team captain and here is how Sidney Crosby, Carey Price, P.K. Subban, and Connor McDavid will [...]

January 10, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Panthers Name GM Rowe as Interim Head Coach

Panthers Name GM Rowe as Interim Head Coach

The Florida Panthers general manager Tom Rowe has been officially named the club’s interim head coach. After the shocking firing of Gerard Gallant on Sunday, the team stated that GM Tom Rowe will serve as his replacement. Rowe will remain behind Florida’s bench for the duration of the 2016-17 season. “My focus is solely on [...]

November 28, 2016 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Meet the NHL’s Vegas Expansion Team

Meet the NHL’s Vegas Expansion Team

After months of waiting, the NHL’s Las Vegas expansion franchise has finally revealed its name and team logo. Approximately 2,000 fans gathered in Toshiba Plaza. During the event, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman shared comments about the excitement of naming the 31st NHL team; General Manager George McPhee spoke about building a team and Bill Foley [...]

November 23, 2016 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Gretzky to Star in an Episode of The Simpsons

Gretzky to Star in an Episode of The Simpsons

Wayne Gretzky also known as The Great One will star in an episode of The Simpsons. Gretzky is not the first sports icon to make a guest appearance on the show. Here are a few others well known sports figures who have appeared on the Simpsons Dan Marino, Roger Clemens, LeBron James, and Tom Brady. [...]

November 17, 2016 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Max Domi ‘Tries’ to Give Puck to Young Fan

Max Domi ‘Tries’ to Give Puck to Young Fan

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. The pre-game warm-up gives fans a chance to get as close as possible to the players before the game. Sometimes, a lucky fan gets a players attention and the player ends up going out of their way to make that young fan’s night. During Wednesday nights [...]

November 17, 2016 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Montoya ‘Took One for the Team’ in Columbus Loss

Montoya ‘Took One for the Team’ in Columbus Loss

The Montreal Canadiens were the last team in the NHL to lose a game in regulation this season and they did so in historic fashion. Last week the Canadiens loss 10-0 to the Blue Jackets and according to Habs goalie, Al Montoya, he played the role of a good teammate by playing all 60 minutes [...]

November 9, 2016 admin Headlines, NHL 0

New York Judge to Dismiss Charges Against Evander Kane

New York Judge to Dismiss Charges Against Evander Kane

Charges made against Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane are about to be dismissed. Kane was arrested in July after allegedly grabbing three women by the neck and hair in separate encounters on the same evening in a Buffalo bar. The incident, which happened during NHL Draft weekend, created a firestorm around Kane and the Sabres, [...]

October 31, 2016 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Watch: Goalie Ben Bishop Lose His 2 Front Teeth

Watch: Goalie Ben Bishop Lose His 2 Front Teeth

This is something you don’t see every day at least not from a goalie. Tampa Bay Lighting goaltender Ben Bishop made 40 saves and lost both his front teeth after taking a Peter Holland shot to the mask Tuesday’s night. Bishop was dazed by the wrist shot late in the second period of Tampa’s 7-3 [...]

October 26, 2016 admin Headlines, NHL 0