Cuba Gooding Jr. stripped off his shirt celebrating a ‘Shoot The Puck’ goal

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Cuba Gooding Jr. participated in the Blackhawks’ “Shoot the Puck” contest during Tuesday’s preseason game against the Red Wings. And boy was it a treat.

Milan Lucic had plenty to say in the handshake line after Game 7 loss

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The NHL’s tradition of the handshake line is usually applauded for good sportsmanship after games. Well last night, Boston Bruins forward Milan Lucic took a different approach. After being eliminated from the playoffs by the Montreal Canadiens 3-1, both teams went to the center of te ice to shake hands. Everything was going well until Lucic spotted  Canadiens forwards Dale Weise and Alexei Emelin. Lucic stopped to […]

Jonathan Toews: It’s naïve to think nobody in the NHL uses steroids

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Today’s professional sports landscape is littered with PED discussions. MLB is fighting their never ending battle with them, the NFL is on the brink of implementing more stringent testing and even the NBA is at least paying the issue lip service. The lone professional league that has been quiet in all of this is the […]

Tentative deal reached to end NHL lockout

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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

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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 […]

Maple Leafs GM Brian Burke doesn’t think too highly of ESPN

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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.

New Jersey Devils fan says goodbye to Zach Parise by burning his jersey

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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 wins Vezina Trophy, drops f-bomb during acceptance speech

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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 […]

Kings fan takes out classified ad to mock New Jersey Devils

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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 […]

NHL reportedly planning to take control of the New Jersey Devils (UPDATE)

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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 […]

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