Rantsports.com - The Vancouver Canucks were an absolute power house last season, finishing first in the league with 117 points, while the Washington Capitals finished 2nd with 107 points. Now last season I would say that it was a bit of a consensus that if there was a team to win, that the Vancouver Canucks would. Last season marked 40 years without a Stanley Cup for the Canucks, and they arguably the best team t 1145 days
Rantsports.com - In an unprecedented and deeply moving show of respect, Dinamo Minsk took to the ice on Thursday night to pay homage to the their fallen comrades of Lokomotiv Yaroslavl. Minsk Arena was supposed to be hosting one of the first games of the 2011-12 Kontinental Hockey League season, but instead it became home to one of the most surreal events in recent sports history. 1145 days
If you didn’t know ESPN.com is running a Twitter hashtag, #NBArank, ranking the top 500 NBA players. They started from the bottom of course, and have worked their way up to the early 200′s. So far, 8 players from the Philadelphia 76ers have been ranked in the top 500.
Lavoy Allen #500
I guess it’s not so bad, considering Allen was a 2nd round pick of the 76ers in this year’s draft. Allen, f 1146 days
The Giants injuries just keep getting worse. Today the Giants are uncertain with Justin Tuck’s ability to play on Sunday vs. the Redskins. He missed practice today due to a stiff neck. Tuck is concerned, but not really panicking at the moment according to NY Daily News. He is mostly worried that his injury has to do with his neck because he has played through worse injuries.
In last night’s exciting New Orleans-Green Bay 2011 NFL opener, there were plenty of highlight moments.
One moment which was less highlight-worthy– and for some reason, was quickly glossed over– was Packers S Charles Woodson’s cheap shot to Saints TE David Thomas during the first half.
Kingjamesgospel.com - Let's pretend Nnamdi Asomugha is an NBA player and that the NFL is the NBA. Asomugha is being chased by three teams, New York, Dallas and Philadelphia. Philly gives him the most sensible chance of winning, but obviously the money lies in New York and Dallas. Where would he go? NBA Asomugha wouldn't consider Philadelphia. NFL Asomugha wouldn't consider anyone else. 1146 days
Philadelphia Flyers defensemen Chris Pronger returned to the ice Friday for the first time since Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Boston Bruins in April.
Pronger laced up the skates and took shots at the Flyers Skate Zone practice facility in Voorhees, NJ. While a lot of Pronger’s teammates have been involved in pickup games and work outs together, Pronger skated by himself. He w 1146 days
Cycloneplanet.blogspot.com - Watch these three matchups on Saturday as the Hawkeyes travel to Ames to take on the Cyclones. Marvin McNutt vs Leonard Johnson, Steele Jantz vs Iowa's secondary, and the battle of the special teams will be huge fights to win to win the Cy-Hawk Trophy. 1146 days