Found August 27, 2013 on The Nosebleeds:
Phil Kessel finally gave the Internet a break from Miley Cyrus when his “Blue Steel” pictures from Team USA’s photo day were published online this afternoon. Not surprisingly, some creative people used the hilarious photos as an opportunity to get some photoshop work in. Here are some of the results: via @TheStanchion The post The Phil Kessel photoshops are here appeared first on The Nosebleeds.

Phil Kessel’s Team USA photos are absurdly hilarious (photos)

Phil Kessel gives his best "Blue Steel": — Deadspin (@Deadspin) August 27, 2013 Toronto Maple Leafs forward Phil Kessel was among the many American players invited to take part in orientation camp with Team USA this week and apparently one of the activities involved the taking of official team photos. The sad reality about […]The post Phil Kessel’s...

Biz Nasty's hilarious tweet to Phil Kessel

Toronto Maple Leafs forward Phil Kessel was apparently on an episode of “Who Wants to be a Millionaire?” recently. Right? The only logical explanation for the image you see above is that Kessel stepped into a time machine, went forward about 15 years, shaved and then was lucky enough to get a chance to compete […]

Kessel takes sexy shot for Team USA

First things first when it comes to Phil Kessel. Some of us may have overlooked the Maple Leafs forward during Toronto's first-round playoff series with the Bruins last spring. Kessel scored four goals and added two assists during the series, which included two goals and an assist in Game 7. The Leafs eventually lost the series, but that was far from Kessel's fault. He...

Phil Kessel’s Hilariously Awkward Team USA Photo Making Its Way Around Internet (Photo)

First things first when it comes to Phil Kessel. Some of us may have been a little wrong when it came to forecasting the Maple Leafs forward’s play entering Toronto’s first-round playoff series with the Bruins in the spring. Kessel scored four goals and added two assists during the series, which included two goals and an assist in Game 7. The Leafs eventually lost the series...

Phil Kessel’s Team USA headshot could have gone better

I’m not sure if he was trying out a new ‘Blue Steel’ look or trying to convey a “I want to take off your pants and take you to Pleasure Town” message, but it would appear that Phil Kessel’s photoshoot for Team USA was a complete misfire on all accounts. ‘Murica has certainly looked better than this. The post Phil Kessel’s Team USA headshot could have gone better...

Kessel doesn’t want to negotiate during season

Phil Kessel doesn’t expect to sign a contract extension with the Toronto Maple Leafs any time soon. The Leafs forward told reporters at the U.S. Olympic Camp Tuesday that he has not discussed a new contract with the team and he does not want to negotiate during the season. Kessel 25 is in the final year of his contract and is scheduled to become an unrestricted agent after the...

Wild Hockey: Would the Wild go after the Leafs Phil Kessel?

Last week over on the Hockey Wilderness, I touched on the subject about the possibility of the NHL’s salary cap moving to $80 Million, over the next four years. One of the big-time free agents that’s going to come available is Phil Kessel, Toronto might be willing to let him go. I am just throwing it out there, I wonder if the Wild management would consider taking a run at Kessel...

Mike Augello: Extension Tension, Not Being Mentioned

It appears that Dion Phaneuf and Phil Kessel are taking the same approach and following the same talking points regarding their contract status going into the 2013-14 regular season. The Leafs defenseman spoke with Sportsnet late last week in Prince Edward Island and while indicating his desire to stay and win a Stanley Cup in Toronto, his focus will be on the ice and not negotiations...

Brian Burke With High Praise For Grabovski

from Katie Carrera of Capitals Insider at the Washington Post, As part of his background research into Mikhail Grabovski, who the Capitals signed to a one-year $3 million contract last week, General Manager George McPhee reached out to one of his mentors for an honest opinion on the 29-year-old center. “We exchanged emails and I told him what I thought,” former Maple...

Mike Augello: Can The Leafs Survive A Kadri Holdout?

From the now until the beginning of the regular season against Montreal on October 1, it appears that the attention focused on newcomers David Clarkson, Dave Bolland and Jonathan Bernier or the battle of 2012 first rounder Morgan Rielly to make the club will be dwarfed by talk of contract negotiations, extensions and possible holdouts. Phil Kessel and Dion Phaneuf spoke with...
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