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SXSW: Hockey Fighting at a Crossroads

SXSW: Hockey Fighting at a Crossroads

| David M Singer

Yahoo's Puck Daddy a.k.a. Greg Wyshynski has put together a panel at SXSW: Punch Drunk, Hockey Fighting at a Crossroads. Along with host Wysh, I'll be joined by Brad May and Austin's own Sean Shapiro,… Read more

Revisiting the Mayhem: Flyers and Senators Throw Down in Historic Brawl

Revisiting the Mayhem: Flyers and Senators Throw Down in Historic Brawl

| Ben Eklund

The March 5, 2004 matchup between the Philadelphia Flyers and Ottawa Senators was expected to be a little physical. An incident occurred between these two teams when they met a week earlier. Martin Havlat slashed… Read more

Recapping the 2015 Trade Deadline

Recapping the 2015 Trade Deadline

| Ben Eklund

A total of 43 players were involved in 24 trades among NHL teams trying to dump salary, rebuild, or get serious about a Stanley Cup run this spring. Further down, each trade that took place… Read more

Deadline Day 2015

Deadline Day 2015

| David M Singer

Lots of predictions heading into today, but which trades will actually happen? Fire up five browser windows, flip on your television and please don't fall for the fake Twitter accounts. Where we're following: Player Movement… Read more

The Avs Mix It Up in Saturday Night Loss to Minnesota

The Avs Mix It Up in Saturday Night Loss to Minnesota

| Ben Eklund

Six points separated the Minnesota Wild and Colorado Avalanche in the Western Conference playoff picture going into last night's game. The 7th-place Wild had a hold of a playoff spot by one point, while the… Read more

Line Brawl in Hershey

Line Brawl in Hershey

| Ben Eklund

Tempers flared in Hershey Saturday night, sparked in large part by Bridgeport's Brett Gallant. After a whistle in the Bears' zone, Gallant sparred with Connor Carrick, tossing a couple of uncontested gloved punches Carrick's way.… Read more

Sidney Crosby Fights Rival Brandon Dubinsky

Sidney Crosby Fights Rival Brandon Dubinsky

| David M Singer

Sidney Crosby picked up his seventh NHL fighting major Thursday night against Brandon Dubinsky. Dubinsky's long been a thorn in Crosby's side, and things came to a head after Dubinsky finished a check on Crosby… Read more

Jackman Digs at Roussel, Gets His Fight

Jackman Digs at Roussel, Gets His Fight

| Ben Eklund

Barret Jackman wasn't going to accept “no” for an answer when he challenged Antoine Roussel to a fight last night. The Blues defenseman got tangled up with Roussel in the Stars' zone — a little too… Read more

Thoughts & Quotes on Steve Montador

Thoughts & Quotes on Steve Montador

| David M Singer

Earlier today the hockey world learned of the passing of Steve Montador. Montador played for six NHL teams, most recently in 2011-12 with the Chicago Blackhawks. There have been many statements from former teammates and… Read more

Cody McLeod and Chris Thorburn Double Down

Cody McLeod and Chris Thorburn Double Down

| Ben Eklund

Cody McLeod and Chris Thorburn engaged in a pair of fight's in last night's Avalance–Jets game in Winnipeg. They had a short, even fight early in the first period as both players tried to set… Read more