Found December 16, 2011 on Tauntr:

If you’re born with prodigious athleticism, it would make sense for you to be born without intellect. However, if the sport in which you are prodigious finds your brains consistently scrambled by vicious checks, you may begin to believe that you are in fact an intellectual. Such is the case of Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov. Who proves the theory expounded above by attempting to explain the universe.


Ilya Bryzgalov is Out of His Mind

HBO is airing a series of episodes revolving around the Flyers and Rangers leading up to their matchup in the Winter Classic, and it didn’t take long for Flyers’ goalie Ilya Bryzgalov to say something interesting. Bryzgalov decided to share his view of the universe on camera, leading to the most bizarre astronomical description you will ever hear. As alluded to by coach Peter...

Ilya Bryzgalov Getting Serious Love From HBO 24/7 Viewers

We all expected Ilya Bryzgalov to have a big part in the show because of his personality, but this is just incredible. Here is what a few media outlets had to say about the Flyers goalie. They love him. ESPN - "Thanks to the first episode of "24/7," we learned that Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov has a fascination with the universe. He's an expert on the death...

Ilya Bryzgalov Marvels at Our Small Space in the Universe in '24/7' Debut

Who knew that Ilya Bryzgalov's unforgettable late-October speech about how bad he was would end up as the second-most memorable moment of his season? The new front-runner emerged on Wednesday night, when Bryzgalov explained to HBO cameras how insignificant we all are in the universe. "I don't know, right now I'm very into the universe, you know? Like how it was created...

Video: HBO 24/7 star Ilya Bryzgalov on the universe, killing tigers

Besides New York Rangers captain Ryan Callahan's salty 95-year-old grandmother, the breakout star of the first episode of "HBO 24/7 Flyers Rangers: Road To The NHL Winter Classic" was Philadelphia Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov. Here are the two Bryz segments that had the goaltender/philosopher trending worldwide on Twitter: "You know where you going? You going...

Ilya Bryzgalov is crazy

24/7 was unreal.  Ilya Bryzgalov stole the show for the Flyers. If you do one thing. Watch this segment:   Wow.   Huge thanks to CrossingBroad for the vid. He is a must read for all 24/7 coverage.

Sunday Comics: Ilya Bryzgalov, space cadet edition

The Sunday Comics are the best part of the newspaper, even if you're one of those losers that follows the adventures of Mark Trail. They arrive here on Puck Daddy each Sunday morning to make you spit coffee. Via Flea90 on the venerable HF Boards, one of the greatest Ilya Bryzgalov Photoshops of the "humangous" post-"24/7" era. We have a feeling there may...

The 7 Ilya Bryzgalov HBO spinoffs we’d pay to see

The Seven is an arbitrary list of randomly connected hockey subjects that will run every Thursday on Puck Daddy. Agree to disagree. The breakout star of "HBO 24/7 Flyers Rangers" last night was Philadelphia Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov, whose meandering thoughts on the mysteries of the universe and vast knowledge of endangered species laws made for an instant classic...

Terrell Owens, Nyjer Morgan Rival Ilya Bryzgalov as Most Entertaining Sports Personalities

Ilya Bryzgalov has made waves due to his unique personality that has emerged at times in interviews and on television shows. On Saturday, he made waves by allowing five early goals to the Bruins before getting pulled. NESN Nation's Dan Duquette isn't about to let that lessen his enjoyment of the Flyers goalie, however. In fact, Dan wanted to see how "Bryz" stacked...

Bruins claim top spot in East as they manhandle the Flyers in Philly

Message sent and received.  The Boston Bruins asserted their dominance this afternoon in the NHL’s marquee match up of the weekend in Philadelphia with a 6-0 blowout of the Flyers, claiming the top spot in the Eastern Conference. Benoit Pouliot tipped a Rich Peverley pass through Ilya Bryzgalov just 27 seconds after the opening face off and the Bruins never looked back. Jodi Shelley...
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