Aug 7, 2011, 7:20 PM EST
Sean Avery (the hockey player) might be making bad gambles with cops this week, but Sean Avery (the thoroughbred horse) actually beat the odds by winning a race Sunday.
Aug 6, 2011, 3:34 PM EST
What’s the best way to start a rumor about the 2012 draft being in Pittsburgh? Just keep an eye on the city’s calendar for … “Furry” events.
Jul 31, 2011, 11:46 AM EST
Predators defenseman Jonathon Blum and sixth round pick Chase Balisy grew up on the same California street, yet they barely know each other. Read this post for the strange story.
Jul 22, 2011, 2:40 PM EST
Evander Kane hopes to get Bobby Hull’s blessing to wear No. 9 with the Winnipeg Jets, as Hull did when he dominated the WHA in the mid-to-late ’70s.
Jul 14, 2011, 6:13 PM EST
Who knows if the Mike Commodore 64 situation will come to fruition, but the people at Commodore USA would be ‘ecstatic’ if it did.
Jul 3, 2011, 11:01 PM EST
You’d think that Christian Ehrhoff or Brad Richards’ big, front-loaded deals would be the most obvious violations of the NHL’s CBA this summer. Instead it’s the Flyers’ relatively modest five-year, $9 million deal with Max Talbot that might be voided.
Jul 3, 2011, 7:40 PM EST
Sidney Crosby and Boris Valabik might have an awkward reunion at Penguins training camp after the team signed the defenseman to a one-year, two-way contract.
Jun 2, 2011, 3:46 AM EST
Here’s a story you won’t read every day: Oilers forward Gilbert Brule apparently picked up an unlikely hitchhiker in the form of U2 lead singer Bono earlier this week.
Apr 30, 2011, 2:33 AM EST
As the search for the missing game-winning puck from the 2010 Stanley Cup finals continues, the NHL decided to temporarily remove accused lineman Steve Miller out of its playoff officiating rotation. Read this post for the zany details.
Feb 8, 2011, 10:00 AM EST
The unusual nature of the Canucks’ “bench assist” earns Mikael Samuelsson and Ryan Kesler the February 7th Goal of the Night.
Jan 29, 2011, 11:29 PM EST
Members of the Chicago FBI are willing to help find the Blackhawks’ missing Stanley Cup winning puck. Click “Read More” for the odd story.
Jan 6, 2011, 1:18 PM EST
Perhaps this news shouldn’t be too surprising, but the Russian junior teams’ behavior was so raucous that they were kicked off their flight back home this morning.
Jan 6, 2011, 8:00 AM EST
Check out this truly unique moment, as USHL player Andrew Prochno shot a puck that hit a post … and split in half.
Dec 30, 2010, 10:28 PM EST
Cynthia and David Pritchard decided to get married … during the first intermission of the Bruins-Thrashers game. Click “Read More” for the strange details.
Dec 28, 2010, 12:38 AM EST
Patrik Elias and Travis Zajac spent about eight hours stranded on a Newark highway last night because of snow storms, with only a bag of peanuts, 102.7 FM, the car’s heater and each other to keep them company along the way.
Dec 27, 2010, 9:10 PM EST
Florida sports mascots are rallying around Stanley C. Panther of the Florida Panthers, who is on the IR with an “undisclosed injury.”
Dec 13, 2010, 12:49 AM EST
There are eyesores … and then there are the Florida Everblades “Happy Holidays” jerseys. Click “read more” to take a look at the ECHL team’s astounding offerings.
Dec 8, 2010, 11:12 PM EST
The Philadelphia Flyers were a tenth of a second away from winning in overtime against the San Jose Sharks, who ended up besting the Broad Street Bullies in the shootout.
Dec 1, 2010, 12:46 AM EST
Maclean’s magazine named Sidney Crosby its newsmaker of the year. Not sportsman of the year … newsmaker of the year. Click “Read More” for the details.
Nov 29, 2010, 2:31 PM EST
With 15 wins already this year, Carey Price and P.K. Subban are earning attention for their amusing post-victory ritual.
Nov 25, 2010, 12:25 AM EST
Check out Kimmo Timonen’s glass breaking dump-in by clicking “Read More.”
Nov 24, 2010, 9:56 PM EST
An odd turn of events took place in Minnesota, as the Flyers and Wild received an earlier than usual first intermission.
Nov 24, 2010, 8:32 PM EST
Keith Ballard tells the story of his first NHL goal, which he scored on his current landlord Dan Cloutier, of all people.
Nov 21, 2010, 11:29 PM EST
Some big names might receive calls from whoever ended up with Paul Bissonnette’s missing phone: Sidney Crosby, Shane Doan and … Brody Jenner?
- Discuss: Blackhawks score big on Rivalry Night on NBCSN 20
- Crosby: If I had to guess Thornton’s suspension, I’d say 10 games 44
- Cowen gets two-game suspension for hit on Girgensons 12
- Rangers must consider Callahan’s injury history in contract talks 13
- The Chip ‘n’ Chase: Outrage over hockey violence, Gary Bettman is a happy man, Darryl Sutter is awesome, and more! 30
- Report: Isles coach Capuano not seen as problem 11
- Rivalry Night on NBCSN: Flyers challenge top-ranked Blackhawks 18
- Update: Ryan Callahan out 4-6 weeks with MCL sprain 15
- Four goals: Ovechkin wills Caps to stunning shootout win vs. Bolts 62
- Bettman: No decision on expansion, but they’re listening 13
- Video: Penguins’ Orpik stretchered off ice; Bruins’ Thornton given match penalty (182)
- Neal suspended five games for kneeing Marchand in the head (156)
- Bruins coach admits Thornton crossed the line, slams Pens for not being ‘truthful’ (138)
- Pens put Orpik on IR (132)
- Orpik suffers from concussion, including memory loss (118)