Kings and Sharks Dance Offs
started when both teams first met in the playoffs. It took over the series talk thread and Game Day Threads until it got it's own thread. Since then, it has become a tradition.
The Los Angeles Kings won the Stanley Cup
on Monday night. This morning, a local radio station (KSPN 710 AM) had on the team's hall-of-fame announcer Bob Miller
to be interviewed and take calls. A certain special caller turned out to be another hall-of-famer -- long-time Los Angeles Dodgers baseball announcer, Vin Scully
, who has been with his team for over 60 years. The audio is special. [more inside]
I've been dreading this day since I became manager in 1997,
" Red Wings general manager Ken Holland said. This day, today, Detroit Red Wings captain Nicklas Lidstrom retired from the game of professional hockey
after 20 NHL seasons. Lidstrom is considered to be one of the best defenseman ever to play the game. [more inside]
One of only two American players on the 2010/2011 Boston Bruins team, goaltender Tim Thomas skipped a White House event to honor the team's Stanley Cup championship victory for political reasons
have been numerous
The search for the puck that scored the Stanley Cup winning goal last year (previously)
finds new hard evidence that linesman Steve Miller picked it up
. The hall of fame is calling for changes
to ensure this doesn't happen again. And as two storied franchises fight
for their first Cups in quit a while, Steve Miller is on the ice again
, a linesman for games 1 and 3 of the finals so far.
immortalized by The Hip
in the song Fifty Mission Cap
won the cup for the leafs in 1951. Later that summer, he disappeared in a plane crash north of Cochrane, Ontario. In an ironic twist of fate, the Maple Leafs did not win another Stanley Cup until 1962, the same year that his remains were finally found.
, The body of a former NHL first-round draft pick who disappeared in Austria almost 14 years ago has been found frozen in the Alps. Someone tell Gord
, maybe he can get a new song out of this.