Norway is not known for their abilities as great dancers, but Norwegian ice hockey player Adrian Alvarstein tore up the rug, err ice on Saturday. Alvarstein’s Arctic Eagle team defeated Viking Hockey by the score of 8-3 and it was reason to celebrate. And celebrate Alvarstein did. As the arena started playing the song “Trumpsta”
The New York Rangers are playing the New Jersey Devils and the New York Islanders at Yankee Stadium for the 2014 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series in the end of January. Could these pinstripe pads for Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist be a tribute to the Yankees? If so that is awesome. [@JEspo0022]
Mike Green of the Washington Capitals was gearing up for a impressive check on Jesse Joensuu of the Edmonton Oilers, but it didn’t quite go as planned. Joensuu played the part of the matador and quickly moved as Green charged. Instead of inflicting pain on Joensuu he may have only hurt himself and his ego
Who said girls don’t fight? A nasty brawl broke out between the US and Canadian women’s hockey team this past Saturday during an exhibition match. US skater Monique Lamoureux clipped the Canadian goalie and then all hell broke loose. The US ended up losing 3-2. I wouldn’t want to mess with any of those women.
Welcome to Impulsive Debate. It’s a chance for the NIS staff to debate on some of today’s pressing questions. Today’s question is: Basketball or Hockey? It’s an issue that has caused many a email chains to get nasty. Brad Epstein: You Just Don’t Know Sports are the best. No other entertainment medium can provide the drama
Thomas Vanek of the Buffalo Sabres went the And-1 route for this amazing goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets. In the first period Vanek adjusted to the pass and went between-the-legs to tip in this terrific goal.
The Danbury Whalers of the Federal Hockey League (FHL) are offering some ridiculous prizes if the Jacksonville Jaguars, historic 28-point underdogs, manage to defeat Peyton Manning’s juggernaut Denver Broncos. If you haven’t heard of the Whalers, that’s totally okay, considering they’ve existed for three years and play in a minor league hockey league with four
If you missed it San Jose Sharks rookie Tomas Hertl scored four goals against the New York Rangers on Tuesday night. Well NHL.com saluted the amazing accomplishment by paying homage to Hertl and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. No word if Hertl celebrated his epic game by having pizza.
Phoenix Coyotes goaltender Thomas Greiss is all ready for Halloween with this horrifying goalie mask. Check out Coyotes goalie Thomas Greiss's new mask… pic.twitter.com/LNlJSfbyoo — Dave Vest (@davest4yotes) October 2, 2013 I’m still not sure why he has a Flyers fan painted on his mask.
A few weeks ago, Canada’s Olympic hockey jerseys leaked, and the general consensus was AWFUL. Well, their sweater has gotten worse with the leak of a new black alternate jersey that looks like it’s something from 1913, and not a cool throwback at that. Hopefully for us USA fans, these sweaters will drastically impact Team
While this might not be the flashiest bit of advertisement to ever hit the internet, it might be one of the most creative. Alba Volán Székesfehérvár, a Hungarian hockey team, turned a regular bus stop into a hockey net in order to promote their current season which started on September 7th. It’s only a matter of
Philadelphia Flyers goalie Steve Mason displayed his new mask and it’s, umm, interesting? There are beautiful images of some of the finest Americans in history such as Betsy Ross, Ben Franklin, and George Washington on his mask. Oh and by the way all of the American heroes are depicted as dead flesh-craving zombies. Well nothing