Archive: NHL

Feb 23, 2016 5:00 pm

Tough Guy Tuesday: George Parros

In today’s segment of “Tough Guy Tuesday” we feature former National Hockey League enforcer George Parros. Parros began his NHL career with the Los Angeles Kings during the 2005-2006 season. The 225-pound forward would play a total of nine seasons in the National Hockey League, six of which were spent as a member of the...

Feb 17, 2016 1:15 pm

Wednesday Warriors: Ron Hextall vs. Felix Potvin

In this week’s segment of “Wednesday Warriors” we feature a scrap between former National Hockey League goaltenders Felix Potvin and Ron Hextall. Ron Hextall played thirteen seasons in the NHL from 1986-1999. Eleven of Ron’s thirteen seasons were spent as a member of the Philadelphia Flyers. Hextall also spent two seasons playing goalie for the...

Feb 16, 2016 3:12 pm

Tough Guy Tuesday: Evander Kane

In this week’s segment of “Tough Guy Tuesday” we feature current National Hockey League forward Evander Kane. The 24-year-old currently plays for the Buffalo Sabres in the NHL’s Eastern Conference. Kane began his NHL career during the 2009-2010 season with the Atlanta Thrashers. Evander recorded 14 goals and 12 assists in 66 games during his...

Feb 2, 2016 3:53 pm

Tough Guy Tuesday: Clark Gillies

In this week’s segment of “Tough Guy Tuesday” we feature National Hockey Legend Clark Gillies. The 6’3″ power forward played in the NHL from 1974-1988 with the New York Islanders and Buffalo Sabres. The Hall of Fame left winger finished his career with 319 goals and 378 assists for 697 points in 958 games and...

Jan 5, 2016 3:16 pm

Tough Guy Tuesday: Jarome Iginla

In today’s segment of “Tough Guy Tuesday” we feature current National Hockey League forward and future Hall of Famer Jarome Iginla. Jarome Iginla, who currently plays for the Colorado Avalanche, made headlines yesterday evening when he became just the 19th player in NHL history to reach the 600-goal mark. The 38-year-old reached the milestone while...

Dec 29, 2015 1:40 pm

Tough Guy Tuesday: Wendel Clark

In today’s segment of “Tough Guy Tuesday” we feature former National Hockey League great Wendel Clark. The product of Kelvington, Saskatchewan, Canada was selected first overall by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1985 NHL Entry Draft. Wendel Clark spent the majority of his 15-year NHL career with the aforementioned Toronto Maple Leafs. Clark also...

Dec 1, 2015 1:11 pm

Tough Guy Tuesday: Georges Laraque

In today’s segment of “Tough Guy Tuesday” we feature former National Hockey League enforcer Georges Laraque. Georges Laraque began his NHL career with the Edmonton Oilers during the 1997-1998 season. The 245-pound product of Montreal, Quebec, Canada would quickly become one of the NHL’s best and most feared enforcers. Laraque would play eight seasons with...

Nov 17, 2015 11:46 am

Tough Guy Tuesday: Jordin Tootoo

In today’s segment of “Tough Guy Tuesday” we feature National Hockey League enforcer Jordin Tootoo. Jordin Tootoo, who is of Inuit and Ukrainian descent, became both the first Inuk player and the first player to grow up in Nunavut to ever participate in an National Hockey League game when he suited up for the Nashville...

Nov 10, 2015 6:45 am

Tough Guy Tuesday: Bob Probert

In today’s segment of “Tough Guy Tuesday” we feature legendary National Hockey League enforcer Bob Probert. Probert spent his 17-year NHL career with the Detroit Red Wings and Chicago Blackhawks, where he compiled 3,300 penalty minutes in just 935 games. The product of Windsor, Ontario, Canada, is widely regarded as being the NHL’s greatest and...