Andrew Shaw thought he had scored a game-winning goal for the Chicago Blackhawks by heading the puck into the net, soccer-style. Should the NHL allow such goals to stand?
Let’s set the scene here: in November 2009, the Anaheim Ducks hosted the Tampa Bay Lightning, with veteran defenseman Scott Niedermayer scoring the winning goal in overtime to lead the home team to victory. Before skating over for a post-game interview at the bench, he swings by the glass and tries to give his hockey […]
If your favorite NHL team is still in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, I’m guessing you’re pretty stressed out these days. Overtime games, controversial hits, sensational goals and bone-headed gaffes will send you on an emotional roller coaster for as long as two months, if you’re lucky. For those of you who might need a little […]