After months of being locked out, a tentative agreement was reached on Sunday between the players’ union and the NHL to end the 112 day lockout.
Jeremy Roenick wants to fight a Twitter follower for charity, but needs legal advice before doing so
We’ve seen a sports personality challenge Twitter followers to a fight before. But NBC Sports NHL analyst Jeremy Roenick is going about things a little differently. Instead of just threatening to meet up with a follower and just throw hands, he wants to set up a charity function on Tuesday in Toronto to raise money [...]
In an interview with the National Post, Toronto Maple Leafs GM Brian Burke spent 99.9% of the interview talking about the possible NHL lockout and where the Leafs are head. The other 0.01% was spent responding to the Maple Leafs finishing last among professional franchises in ESPN’s Ultimate Team Rankings.
Zach Parise decided to head home and sign with the Minnesota Wild. Parise, who had been with the New Jersey Devils for seven seasons, told Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello, “If it wasn’t for going home to Minnesota, he’d be coming to New Jersey.” So now that Parise has made his decision, it’s time for [...]
Henrik Lundqvist was awarded the Vezina Trophy as the NHL’s top goaltender at Wednesday’s NHL Awards show. Lundqvist began the usual spiel of thanking his team and the organization when he stops to think and drops an f-bomb under his breath. The NBC Sports censors tried mightily to catch the f-bomb, but they were a [...]
This “announcement” was placed in today’s Star-Ledger. And the picture, it comes courtesy of Getty’s Mark Fischel. So if you’re keeping score at home let’s recap. Today alone we’ve had word that the NHL is planning to take over the Devils, though the NHL denies it, and now a Kings fan was able to place [...]
Despite a run to the Stanley Cup Finals, the New Jersey Devils are losing money. Which probably explains their change in stance on opposing teams buying tickets for games in the Prudential Center earlier this season. Owner Jeff Vanderbeek is reportedly in the final stages of a deal for a majority stake in the team [...]
It seems that no Los Angeles Kings player can be on television anymore without dropping at least one f-bomb. Dustin Brown dropped one in front a live national audience minutes after the Kings won the Stanley Cup. But yesterday, Jonathon Quick upped the ante by dropping not one, not two, but three f-bombs within a [...]
Dustin Brown and the Los Angeles Kings just won the Stanley Cup. And during his postgame interview, Brown was trying with all his might to find the right words to express how he feels. Tired of searching, Brown settles on “that’s why we f-ing play”. Truer words have never been spoken.
Charlie Sheen learned the hard way that re-entry to the Staples Center in Los Angeles is not allowed. Even if he only stepped outside to smoke. And since Sheen missed Game 4, the New Jersey Devils are offering tickets to Sheen. But that’s not all. They are also offering him a smoking balcony.