Eines der letzten großen Rätsel der Menschheit ist gelöst: Gott ist Schwede, 40 Jahre alt und Eishockeyspieler. Der NHL-Profi Daniel Alfredsson soll übermenschlich sein, behauptet zumindest die Apple-Software Siri.
On Tuesday, only hours after Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa was carried off the ice on a stretcher following an ugly blindside hit, the NHL’s chief operating officer admitted the league is hearing from its business partners over the rash of suspensions and fines arising out of the on-ice antics, and the ensuing media coverage.
If someone runs him [Crosby] over, that's great; they should run him over. This guy gets away with too much, in my opinion. He whines to the refs all day and all night. It's a joke.
He's a big man. I watched a lot of his highlights growing up when he played," said Scott Hartnell. "I was excited to be on the same ice and it was pretty cool for all of the young guys that we have that looked up to him and have him come out here and skate.
We've all heard the old-timer legends about Glenn Hall barfing before every game, of Tony Esposito not allowing anyone to ever, never, ever touch his gear (even equipment mangers), of Jacques Plante knitting socks and scarves alone in his hotel room rather than socializing with his teammates.
Now a dream of the Czech investors will likely become true. They were working on moving the team to Prague and to play in the Czech metropolis’ prime venue, the 17,000-seat O2 Arena that was built for the 2004 IIHF World Championship.
Am 12. November 2010 übertrug Sport1 unter dem Programmdach von «Eishockey live» den 4:3-Sieg der Deutschen Eishockey-Nationalmannschaft über Kanada, den eine halbe Stunde vor Beginn der Primetime im Schnitt 300.000 Millionen Zuschauer und ein Prozent aller fernsehenden Deutschen verfolgten.
Erik Cole exhibited for the hockey world that the game can still be played by "big kids." In doing so he tapped into our emotions, lightened our hearts and perhaps restored in us the youthful enthusiasm that first caused us to fall in love with this great game.