ECHL Team Plans "Indoor Winter Classic"

Ah, the Winter Classic, perhaps the NHL's best innovation of the Bettman era. There's something pure about a game played out in the elements—bundled up, plenty of hot cocoa in reserve, the puck occasionally at the mercy of winds, and perhaps, if you're lucky, a light snowfall to add that magical touch. If you ignore… » 12/19/12 11:10am 12/19/12 11:10am

Of Course Flyers And Rangers Fans Brawled Outside Of Geno's Steaks…

Writes tipster Kenneth Brock, "I was debating on even sending this to y'all. Born and raised in Philly, breathe the city and its sports teams. We get a bad enough rap as is through the national media. Goddamn snowballs at Santa. Wasn't even a twinkle in my parents eye when that bullshit went down. Anyways, I saw tweets … » 1/03/12 11:30pm 1/03/12 11:30pm

At The Winter Classic, A New Year Belongs To Gary Bettman

PHILADELPHIA—These are supposed to be the treasured memories of the NHL's Winter Classic: Star-crossed Brayden Schenn's first career goal. Mike Rupp's mocking Jagr salute after his first score. Henrik Lundqvist stoning a penalty shot for the game. But they're transient memories, already fading. » 1/03/12 4:00pm 1/03/12 4:00pm