Found August 26, 2013 on
They both only are expected to win every four years, apparently.#cantwinthecupeveryyear
Team USA opened their camp today. [ WashPo ]
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While few would doubt that professional athletes have intense workouts in the summer, it’s a safe bet that even fewer know what goes on behind the scenes during the offseason of a professional athlete, or in this case, an NHL defenseman.
But thanks to Penguins blue liner Kris Letang, hockey fans all over the country just got a serious education.
Recently, using his newly created...
The face of the NHL is the latest hockey superstar to weigh in on Russia's highly controversial and discriminatory anti-gay laws.
Pittsburgh Penguins forward Evgeni Malkin currently has four fighting majors in his career, and it appears that he wanted to add another one to the resume during this Russian charity game. Malkin and this 7-year-old got into it during the second intermission of this charity game that was organized by Ilya Kovalchuk.
According to the Puck Daddy Blog:
Part of that event featured...
Shocking, disturbing video has been released from Russia as Evgeni Malkin fights a 7 year old after losing a charity game.
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Evgeni Malkin raised some eyebrows when the Penguins superstar dropped the gloves with Patrice Bergeron during the Eastern Conference finals against the Bruins. Malkin’s most recent fight came against a pretty unusual combatant as well, albeit in a much different manner.
Playing in a charity game in his native Russia, Malkin tangled with a 7-year-old. Things seemed to be in order...
Check out this hilariously adorable video from a charity hockey game in Russia. Pittsburgh Penguins’ star Evgeni Malkin takes on a seven-year-old in a faux-fight, with awesome results.
During a Russian charity game put on by Ilya Kovalchuk, Evgeni Malkin stole the show after he "fought" a 7-year-old boy. During the game's second intermission, Malkin tangled with the boy and the two "fought" until they were separated by the officials.
The game featured players associated with SKA St. Petersburg and a local youth hockey team. The...
The NHL's top player didn't shy away Sunday when asked about Russia's anti-gay law being adopted for the Olympics in February.
Team Canada superstar Sidney Crosby isn't on board with the Russian government's stance underlining his support of gay athletes and their right to play.
"For me growing up in Canada my view has always been that way" Crosby...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Hockey will reveal the Nike Olympic jersey its teams will wear at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in an on-ice ceremony today at 11:30 a.m. ET during the public day of the 2013 U.S. Men’s National Team Camp at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va. The event is sold out.
The ceremony, which will be hosted by the NHL Network's Kathryn Tappen...
The building of the 2014 U.S. men's Olympic hockey team begins Monday when 48 American players participate in the first day of a two-day orientation camp at the Washington Capitals' practice facility.
Because of the high cost of insuring players' NHL contracts there will be no scrimmages or practices.
But general manager David Poile (Nashville Predators) U.S. coach...