Tag: hockey

Report: ‘No Evidence Whatsoever’ Obama Wiretapped Trump

The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said Friday that he has “not seen any evidence whatsoever” to support President Trump’s claim that he was wiretapped by the Obama administration during the 2016 campaign. “I think when [White House Press Secretary] Sean Spicer isn’t even willing to talk about it, you know there’s a…

Former Flyer Rick MacLeish Dies At 66

Rick MacLeish, a member of the Flyers Stanley Cup championship teams in 1974 and 1975, died on Tuesday at the age of 66, The Philadelphia Flyers organization announced today. “With the passing of Rick MacLeish, the Flyers have lost one of their legends,” said Flyers President, Paul Holmgren in an article posted on the team’s…

The Chicago Blackhawks Win 3rd Stanley Cup in 6 Years

The Chicago Blackhawks beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-0 in game 6 to win the series 4 games to 2 and take home their 3rd Stanley Cup in 6 season. Here are the two goal from the final game of the season. Congratulations to the Chicago Blackhawks! See you next year.

NYPD, NYFD Brawl at Hockey Game [VIDEO]

Something went wrong during the second period of an annual NYPD-FDNY charity hockey game in Uniondale, N.Y., Sunday, a bench-clearing brawl broke out. The fight began in the second period when both teams were tied 3-3. The game did resume after the fight, and the NYPD had its first victory in six years, winning 8-5.

‘Loser Keeps Bieber’: Pop Star Slammed in Hockey Billboard

The stakes are escalating ahead of today’s men’s hockey semifinal showdown between the U.S. and Canada. A billboard in Skokie, Ill., has offered a sarcastic wager: The loser of the Olympic match would keep the Canadian pop star Justin Bieber, who has been in the headlines recently for his bad-boy behavior.

Putin on Ice: Vladimir Putin Plays Hockey [VIDEO]

Russian president Vladimir Putin tested out the ice at in the Winter Olympics host city – by strapping on skates and playing a game of ice hockey. The 61-year-old Putin played as his red team won the all-star game, held in Sochi, which will host the 2014 Winter Games. Putin’s Belarussian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko was…

NHL Playoff Infographic: The Fight For The Stanley Cup

Much angst, and ink, has been spilled in recent years over fighting in hockey. Progressives say ban fighting. Traditionalists say ‘over our dead bodies.’ A moral debate rages. Yet what seldom gets asked is: How does fighting affect a team’s performance? Does toughness win games? Is meting out an ugly black eye as valuable as…

Report: NHL and players’ association reach tentative agreement to spark beginning of hockey season

Report: NHL and players’ association reach tentative agreement to spark beginning of hockey season. Early on Sunday morning — day 113 of the lockout — NHL commissioner Gary Bettman confirmed from New York the two sides had reached a tentative agreement on the framework of a new collective bargaining agreement that will finally spark the…