Hockey Fight Video – Jason Spezza Takes On Dion Phaneuf

Well, mark this one under the category Fights I’d Never Thought I’d See. Well, I guess I was wrong. Tonight, after rugged Calgary defenseman Dion Phaneuf laid out Dany Heatley with a questionable hit, Spezza surprised everyone in the rink by dropping the...

Hockey Hits Video – Derek Boogaard Crushes Rene Bourque

As I wrote earlier today (Derek Boogaard vs Andre Roy Hockey Fight) last night Minnesota Wild enforcer Derek Boogaard laid one of the hits of the year on Rene Bourque. Boogaard came steaming in as Bourque was circling around from behind the net. Irresistible force met...

One Clean Hit Equals Two Fights

Quite a game between the Calgary Flames and the Minnesota Wild last night. Emotions were high in this divisional match-up, and when the gargantuan Derek Boogaard wallpapered Rene Bourque with a monster hit last night tempers really boiled over. First, Rene Bourque,...

Hockey Hermit’s Hockey Blog – NHL 3 Stars For December 16th

The stars were lighting the lamp last night in the NHL. Over the past couple of weeks the goalies have been dominating, with some especially good performances coming out of the back-ups. However, with the talent of some of the dynamic forwards in the NHL today it was...

NHL 3 Stars For Sunday December 7th

Only 5 games in the NHL last night, but there were some great performances that merit inclusion in our NHL 3 stars list. Here are the players that were dominant in last night’s action: 3rd Star – Ryan Getzlaf – Ryan Getzlaf got off to a slow start...