In case you missed it, you can catch highlights of Sunday's NHL All-Star Game above. It featured slightly more defense and competitiveness than the Pro Bowl, although with Drew Brees attempting drop kicks, maybe that's not saying much. Your announcing schedule for the week on ice is below.
Tuesday January 31
Washington Capitals @ Tampa Bay Lightning (NBCSN 7:30PM)Dave Strader, Brian Engblom
Wednesday February 1
New York Rangers @ Buffalo Sabres (NBCSN 7:30PM) Mike Emrick, Eddie Olczyk, Pierre McGuire
Thursday February 2
Carolina Hurricanes @ Boston Bruins (NHLN US 7PM) Local Broadcast
Saturday February 4
Pittsburgh Penguins @ Boston Bruins (NHLN US 1PM) Local Broadcast
Los Angeles Kings @ Carolina Hurricanes (NHLN US 7PM) Local Broadcast
Sunday February 5
Boston Bruins @ Washington Capitals (NBCSN 12:30PM) Mike Emrick, Eddie Olczyk, Pierre McGuire
In a world where drop kicks are attempted in the Pro Bowl, New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees did his best to try accomplish the feat.
Sadly for Brees, the drop kick he attempted didn't even come close:
Here is the GIF courtesy of Mock Session:
---Drew Brees said in a sideline interview of Sunday's Pro Bowl that when he and Doug Flutie had been teammates in San Diego Flutie, a master of the drop kick, had taught him how to do it.
So with Flutie in the broadcast booth, Brees decided it was the perfect moment to emulate him, but the kick for an extra point was too low. Brees told Flutie that his drop was too...
By REED NELSONFOXSportsDetroit.com
Shawn Payton threatened to blow up the Superdome in New Orleans?
Yes, apparently he did. And no, it wasn't the coach of the Saints (whose name is spelled Sean) who called in the threat on his own building.
According to federal court records attained by The Detroit News, Shawn Payton of Jackson, Mich., twice phoned in a threat to the Superdome...
The Pro Bowl has mercifully ended in a 59-41 AFC win and the Saints players that were involved all had notable moments. The NFC coaches decide to leave Cam Newton in for the entire second half, and he was an absolute disaster out there. He was horribly inaccurate with his throws, his footwork was terrible, he threw three miserable interceptions, and he struggled to shake off the...
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Last night, the worst all-star game in professional sports was saved by one prevailing thought for football fans –there is an actual game next week to look forward to. Otherwise, the Pro Bowl of 2012 was the same four quarters of defenseless crap that has stormed the beaches of Honolulu for years. No one tried to stop any of the six quarterbacks from marching down the field, allowing...
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