Category: NHL Lite News

HBO releases 24/7 teaser in lead up to the 2014 Winter Classic between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Detroit Red Wings

Dion Phaneuf, Toronto Maple Leafs.

Two years in the making, the Toronto Maple Leafs and Detroit Red Wings will finally embark on the highly anticipated Winter Classic showdown on January 1st, 2014, at the Big House in Michigan. HBO’s mini-series “24/7” always prefaces the annual…

Forbes ranks the Toronto Maple Leafs the NHL’s most valuable franchise

Toronto Maple Leafs

Once again, topping the list of most valuable franchise in the National Hockey League is the Toronto Maple Leafs, according to yesterday’s valuation by Forbes magazine. The Leafs have topped the list for several years straight now. The Blue &…

Toronto Maple Leafs honour Bon Jovi as first member on Wall of Fame

Toronto Maple Leafs

Traditionally, NHL hockey clubs honour their best players in celebration of a spectacular, memorable career. But the Toronto Maple Leafs have changed all that with a break from tradition and a jump into trend setting. On November 3rd of this…

Edmonton Oilers Twitter beef with the Vancouver Canucks

On November 19, the Florida Panthers visited the Vancouver Canucks in what should’ve otherwise been one of the most uninteresting NHL games of the season. However, what made this particular contest somewhat intriguing right off-the-hop was the return of former…

Montreal Canadiens: Brandon Prust tweets UFC President Dana White about GSP’s health

Brandon Prust, Montreal Canadiens.

Twitter is by far the best place to find noteworthy famous people engaging in conversation with each other. Last night, Montreal Canadiens forward Brandon Prust and UFC President Dana White briefly interacted concerning reaction to GSP’s controversial victory in the…

The story of Bat Kid touches the hockey world

Throughout Friday, some of hockey’s most notorious Twitter accounts were sharing the story of a 5-year old San Franciscan cancer battler named Miles, or Bat Kid as he’s known on this day. Rather than elaborate any further on this heart…

The evolution of Ryan Getzlaf’s hairline & the 5 best bald NHLers

Ryan Getzlaf, Anaheim Ducks

As a fellow baldy, I can relate to Ryan Getzlaf on one thing. The Ducks’ centre, all-star, and captain is losing his hair in his twenties. I know the feeling. But it’s not all bad, being bald. Actually, you get…

Vanity Fair names 10 best dressed NHL players

Hockey is a rough and rugged game played by modern day gladiators who display incredible skill and intense aggression……and……..style? Vanity Fair, not known for hockey related featured content, published a list of the ten best dressed players in the NHL…