Results matching “HBO”
Dec 24, 2010, 7:00 AM EST
Most hockey fans think the Winter Classic can’t get here soon enough. But for Dan Craig – the man building the custom rink on Heinz Field – it’s a stressful fight against the clock. Click “Read More” to find out about the process.
Dec 23, 2010, 6:26 PM EST
Tonight’s Pens-Caps match up might be just one game, but for the Capitals it’s their chance to prove that their slump and hard times are truly behind them.
Dec 23, 2010, 2:53 PM EST
With no games happening on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day, the NHL is unleashing the beast tonight with 13 games highlighted by a Winter Classic preview showdown in Washington.
Dec 23, 2010, 8:00 AM EST
The latest episode of HBO’s 24/7 shows us that Bruce Boudreau seems to have a better handle on the locker room while the Caps don’t seem to handle criticism all too well.
Dec 22, 2010, 7:00 PM EST
The next episode of HBO’s 24/7 Penguins/Capitals Road to the Winter Classic is on the way tonight and we’ve got some ideas on what to look out for.
Dec 22, 2010, 11:35 AM EST
Here it is, the full first episode of HBO’s 24/7 to help you better get ready for episode two tonight. Yes, it’s censored so you can watch it at work or with your kids.
Dec 21, 2010, 6:57 PM EST
Bruce Boudreau’s mother didn’t like it, but Gary Bettman calls the profanity-packed speech by the Capitals’ coach part of “the ultimate reality show.”
Dec 20, 2010, 1:30 PM EST
Want some information on the second episode of HBO’s “24/7 Penguins/Capitals: Road to the Winter Classic”? Click Read More.
Dec 19, 2010, 10:30 PM EST
The Capitals can let out a brief sigh of relief, as they regained the lead in the Southeast Division with a win over the Senators tonight.
Dec 18, 2010, 10:02 PM EST
The bad news: Washington lost its eight game in a row. The even worse news: they’re not even the No. 1 team in the Southeast anymore, as Atlanta took the division lead.
Dec 17, 2010, 1:35 PM EST
John Erskine signed a two-year extension with the Washington Capitals, reportedly worth $3 million overall and $1.5 million per season.
Dec 16, 2010, 12:10 AM EST
If you missed the debut of HBO’s 24/7 based around the Penguins and Capitals leading up to the Winter Classic… You really missed out on something special.
Dec 8, 2010, 5:27 PM EST
Our latest preview video for HBO’s 24/7 Penguins/Capitals: Road to the Winter Classic features the head coaches and what they think of taking part in this.
Dec 7, 2010, 1:34 AM EST
Check out this captivating video of Washington Capitals forward Brooks Laich discussing the upcoming Winter Classic as part of HBO’s 24/7 series.
Oct 25, 2010, 4:17 PM EST
We normally put up our previews earlier in the day, but this Monday’s been jam packed with hockey fun (you’re going to have to click on “older posts” to see the first entry of the day). Let’s take a look at today’s sparse schedule of three games now that the dust cleared … a bit.…
Sep 24, 2010, 5:00 PM EST
You know an event was special when even the creative by-products of those moments provide an incredible experience. From Disney’s feature film “Miracle” to HBO’s fantastic documentary “Do you believe in Miracles?” all the way down to the sorely under-appreciated book “The Boys of Winter,” I just cannot get enough retrospectives on the 1980 U.S.…
Sep 24, 2010, 2:00 AM EST
Even in the depressingly hockey-free summer, we expect to be a productive bunch here at Pro Hockey Talk. Sometimes it might be difficult to follow our pace. We understand that. For that reason, whenever we can, we’ll put all of the day’s stories in one convenient post called the PHT Nightcap. Enjoy, hockey fans. Wild…
Aug 27, 2010, 4:07 PM EST
Here’s the update on what’s going on with Ilya Kovalchuk. ESPN’s EJ Hradek tweets that Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly has confirmed that a contract has been submitted to the NHL for approval. As part of the process, the NHL has five days to go over it and decide if it passes muster. Yahoo’s Dmitry Chesnokov…
Aug 23, 2010, 9:30 AM EST
Some of the big news of the week is going to surround the World Hockey Summit going on in Toronto. About the only thing that can stop people from talking about that this week would be Ilya Kovalchuk signing and we haven’t heard from him in a few weeks. The World Hockey Summit brings together…
Aug 22, 2010, 1:57 PM EST
It’s not always injuries that occur on the ice that can threaten a player’s career. Sometimes it’s something you don’t realize is there until it’s sometimes too late. Take the case of Calgary Flames. Two years ago, Flames prospect Mickey Renaud died because of a genetic heart condition. This year, prospect Matt Pelech found his…
Aug 21, 2010, 6:30 PM EST
Whenever the NHL discusses making changes – particularly ones that are off the beaten path – they make life pretty simple and easy for satirists and bloggers. So it’s probably no surprise that while blogs such as our own did indeed pour over a ton of the details, some of the funniest hockey writers had…
Jul 28, 2010, 6:00 PM EST
Falling behind two reviled creations of football coach Jimmy Johnson (the Miami Hurricanes and the Dallas Cowboys) along with the “Bad Boys” era Detroit Pistons, Sports Illustrated named the Broad Street Bullies the fourth “most hated” sports team of all-time. (Eh, I think this is a case of bigger sports getting the nod because the…
Jul 19, 2010, 11:30 AM EST
At the 18 day mark, we may just run out of thesaurus entries for the word “exhausting” when describing the Ilya Kovalchuk saga. Dare someone use the headline “Ilyawn” at this point? The give-and-take between the Russian winger and the Los Angeles Kings/New Jersey Devils has been drawn out beyond well-worn boundaries, not unlike the…
Jul 5, 2010, 12:30 PM EST
Here are a few quick hits from around the league. Ilya Kovalchuk’s (American) agent Jay Grossman says that the Russian winger is looking to make his decision today. That’s good news, because my l, y, and k keys have been getting an unusual amount of exercise lately. (Seriously, though, I don’t know about you ……
Jun 29, 2010, 10:34 PM EST
The sport of hockey has seen a massive jump in popularity over the past season, as evidenced by the support shown the United States in the World Juniors and the Olympics and by the historic jump in ratings in the postseason. The rise in national attention and popularity is also due to having the Chicago…
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