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George Parros leaves ice on stretcher after face-first fall during fight (Video)

Montreal Canadiens right winger George Parros was taken off the ice on a stretcher in a scary moment after landing on the ice face first during a fight with Toronto Maple Leafs forward Colton Orr during Tuesday night's NHL season opener at the Bell Center. It happened during the third period during the second fight of the night between Parros and Orr. During the fight...
Via Holdout Sports
October 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Parros slams face, is hospitalized

A scary sight unfolded late in the first game of the NHL season Tuesday night, as Canadiens enforcer George Parros slammed his face on the ice after stumbling over Maple Leafs tough guy Colton Orr during a fight late in the game at Montreal. After lying motionless on the ice for a few a moments, Parros turned over, blood visible on his face and the ice. He was put on a stretcher...
Via Fox Sports
October 02, 2013  |  Discuss

George Parros taken to hospital after hitting ice face first

Tonight is opening night in the NHL, and nothing signifies the start of a the hockey season than a fight. Whether or not you are for or against it, fighting has been a part of the game. However, an incident…Read more →
Via The Victory Formation
October 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Habs fan goes all out in tribute to newly acquired mustache enthusiast George Parros

Earlier this month the Montreal Canadiens acquired tough guy George Parros and his penchant for wonderful facial hair from the Florida Panthers for Phillipe Lefebvre and a 7th round draft pick. One Habs fan is so amped about the addition of the mustachioed Parros that he paid tribute to the man in the most appropriate way possible… Hey @GeorgeParros i just found your new biggest...
Via The Last Angry Fan
July 25, 2013  |  Discuss

George Parros' new twitter banner image is fantastic

George Parros was traded to the Montreal Canadiens on the first day of free agency this year. Promptly there were some cracks about how the Habs finally added some size, and Parros himself had this to say about the trade: "I play my game," Parros said on a conference call. "I stick up for my teammates no matter how small or tall they are." Welcome...
Via Puck Drunk Love
July 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Zuccarello Stares Down Parros

Standing at 6' 5", 229lbs, George Parros is an intimidating figure on the ice. Apparently, intimidating to everyone accept the 5' 7" Mats Zuccarello, who stared down the Panthers enforcer after a goal mouth scrum in the second period... ...i got so pumped when I saw Zucc get right up in Parros' face. Fearless out there. ...not sure what Paul Maurice...
Via NY Rangers Blog
April 19, 2013  |  Discuss

George Parros Attended Princeton University From 1999 to 2003

Don’t let his mustache or proclivity for fighting fool you — George Parros is a bit of an intellectual. That’s what his college years would suggest, at least. Parros attended Princeton University for four years from 1999 to 2003. There, he totaled 129 penalty minutes during his four seasons with the Tigers. That number pales in comparison to the 979 PIMs he’s racked...
March 14, 2013  |  Discuss

At Which ECAC School Did Panthers Enforcer George Parros Play Hockey?

Hockey fans have no problem spotting George Parros. He’s the 6-foot-5 guy rocking the game’s sweetest mustache either pummeling an opponent’s face in or sitting in the penalty box after pummeling an opponent’s face in. But the longtime enforcer wasn’t always just hitting people in the face, as he was hitting the books for four years at an ECAC hockey school from 1999-2003...
March 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Parros gets 1st chance to skate with Panthers

George Parros is sleeping for the time being in a teammate's guest room. His family is 2,700 miles away, waiting for him to find their new home. He's learning about a new city and getting acclimated to a new locker room. And on Saturday, he'll be making his debut for the Florida Panthers. This hectic life-after-the-lockout schedule will be daunting for just about everyone...
Via AP on Fox
January 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Parros faces uncertain future in Anaheim

Few among the Ducks are more popular than George Parros, whose work on and off the ice over the past six seasons has made him a fan favorite. But the enforcer's future with the team is cloudy now that he's become a regular healthy scratch over the last six weeks and has an expiring contract. Unlike three years ago when the Ducks talked to him and got him locked up midway...
Via Fox Sports West
April 02, 2012  |  Discuss
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