Luck Is Hockey's "Bullshit Dump"

That up there is Bruce Bennett's photo for Getty, zoomed in to unsustainable resolution, but still clearly showing the millimeters of shaved ice that brought the loose, potentially game-tying puck to a halt with 1:11 left. The notoriously shitty surface at MSG tends to increasingly make itself known as the weather… » 6/12/14 10:31am 6/12/14 10:31am

Everything is happening: Brandon Prust will have his over-the-phone DOPS hearing today, Derek Stepan is out indefinitely after undergoing surgery for a broken jaw, and now Daniel Carcillo has received a 10-game suspension for physically abusing an official. No matter Prust's suspension, I'd say the Habs won this one,… » 5/23/14 3:26pm 5/23/14 3:26pm

John Tortorella Is Pissed Off At Pittsburgh And "Their Two Whining…

Late in last night's Penguins win, defenseman Brooks Orpik laid a knee-on-knee hit on the Rangers' Derek Stepan. Stepan was able to leave the ice under his own power, but Torts was not a happy man after the game. » 4/06/12 10:25am 4/06/12 10:25am

What The Hell Was Up With Linda Cohn Last Night?

We're generally fans of Linda Cohn, but last night's 11pm SportsCenter was bizarre. It started with a cold open featuring Cohn lamenting the onset of some kind of holiday-related depression, then continued to the above segment in which she seems genuinely surprised to be interviewing the New York Rangers' Derek… » 12/24/11 12:30pm 12/24/11 12:30pm