NHL

10.9.19

Gritty’s Spotify Playlist Is Glorious and Chaotic, Like Gritty

It's best suited for staring into the Philadelphia Flyers mascot's godless and unmoored eyes.

1.31.19

Pierre McGuire Mansplained Hockey Announcing to Kendall Coyne Schofield

The gold medalist for Team USA made her broadcasting debut—less than a week after she was the first woman to compete in the NHL All-Star Skills Competition—and Pierre McGuire was pretty patronizing.

1.30.19

Fired Up Parents Proudly Cheer Their Son Trent Frederic's First NHL Fight

The Bruins forward exchanged bombs with the Jets' Brandon Tanev in his NHL debut, and his excited parents fumbled on the celebration with a botched high-five attempt.

1.18.19

The Ultimate Ranking of the Best Hockey Films Ever

Great hockey movies are out there. It's just time to reconsider the rankings.

1.14.19

We Need Snoop Dogg on More NHL Broadcasts

The rapper joined the LA Kings broadcast booth to do play-by-play during a game vs. the Pittsburgh Penguins and was an absolute delight.

12.12.18

For One Glorious Moment, the NHL had a Ref's Dick Goal

St. Louis Blues defenseman Robert Bortuzzo launched a puck down ice, and nailed a referee straight in the junk—only to make a huge deflection into goal. Sadly, there's a rule for these things.

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11.12.18

NHL Reaches Settlement in Concussion Lawsuit Without Admitting Liability

The tentative agreement was announced on the same day of controversial commissioner Gary Bettman's Hall of Fame induction ceremony.

11.6.18

Brian Boyle Scores Hat Trick on Hockey Fights Cancer Night

Boyle was diagnosed with leukemia in 2017, and just recently found out he was in remission. Last night he hit a career milestone.

10.29.18

Meet the Flyers Fan Who Got Gritty's Face Tattooed on His Ass

James Kirn, a lifelong Flyers fan, has no regrets after getting a massive tattoo of the Philadelphia mascot on his left butt cheek.

10.11.18

A Guide to Understanding All the Clichés You'll Hear This NHL Season

Players and commentators have a collection of go-to hockey phrases that they love spewing out. Here's what those nonsense words actually mean.

10.4.18

Tom Wilson Needs to Get His Shit Together ASAP

The Washington Capitals goon, who was suspended 20 games for his latest cheap shot, is putting his own career at risk by playing this dangerous brand of hockey.

10.2.18

Gritty is Now a Political Icon

The Philadelphia Flyers unveiled their new mascot, Gritty, last month. He's Antifa now, apparently.

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