Penguins Repeat With Controversial Stanley Cup Victory, Twitter Reacts

Penguins Repeat With Controversial Stanley Cup Victory, Twitter Reacts

The Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Nashville Predators last night to win the Stanley Cup. This makes it the Penguins second title in two years and their fifth overall. There was an exciting closeout, but a controversial early whistle in the second period may have sealed the Predators fate. As Bleacher Report‘s Patrick Zucker wrote: “Controversy reigned with a little over a minute […]

Withdrawal from 2018 Olympics May Cause NHL Labor Dispute

Withdrawal from 2018 Olympics May Cause NHL Labor Dispute

The NHL have announced that their players won’t be appearing at the 2018 Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea. Apparently the dispute revolves primarily around money; Mark Purdy of the Mercury News reported that the NHL wanted the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to pay Olympic expenses and the IOC refused. If the dispute isn’t resolved, this will be the first time the NHL […]

Coach Tortorella’s Political Comments Are Getting More Press Than The Entire World Cup Of Hockey

Coach Tortorella’s Political Comments Are Getting More Press Than The Entire World Cup Of Hockey

John Tortorella, coach of the US national hockey team, recently announces that he won’t any of his players to protests during the anthem at the”World Cup of Hockey” (WCH). In the wake of Colin Kaepernick’s protests, Tortorella told ESPN: “If any of my players sit on the bench for the national anthem, they will sit there the rest of […]

Coyote Ugly: Arizona Defenseman Forcibly Traded to Avoid All-Star Game Snafu

Coyote Ugly:  Arizona Defenseman Forcibly Traded to Avoid All-Star Game Snafu

Leave it to the National Hockey League to show why sports fans can’t have nice things. Like all professional sports leagues, the NHL has struggled to create a buzz for its annual All-Star game.  Like other professional sports, the all-star game has become a showcase for the best athletes to essentially play one big pick-up […]

Patrick Kane Will Not be Charged, But the Real Story Is Not Over

Patrick Kane Will Not be Charged, But the Real Story Is Not Over

  In a statement released on November 5, the Eric County District Attorney’s office have announced that Patrick Kane will not be charged with rape. New York prosecutors say that the claims were “rife with reasonable doubt” and “significant material inconsistencies”. This is a breath of fresh air for fans of Patrick Kane, and I’m […]

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