“No Guts, No Glory”

April 30, 2009

In honour of Matt Walker’s finger, TSN looks back at those players that sacrificed their bodies for the good of their team during the 2008-09 NHL season.

Walker’s Broken Finger CHI vs. CGY Game 5

April 30, 2009

After blocking a shot, Chicago Blackhawk’s Matt Walker finds his finger bent in ways it shouldn’t be. TSN gets a good replay of the incident, but the best part of all is the reaction of the two ladies behind the glass when they see Walker’s finger. You think chicks really dig scars? Best part of it all is that he taped it up and finished the game.

NHL Bites Back at Jarkko Ruutu

January 8, 2009

The NHL has suspended Ottawa Senators forward Jarkko Ruutu two games following a biting incident Tuesday night in Buffalo. Hear reactions from players and Coaches about the incident including Lindy Riff, Craig MacTavish, Jeremy Roenick and Mike Komisarek.

Ruutu Hungry!

January 7, 2009

Jarkko Ruutu takes a bite out of Andrew Peters, this video shows a flashback from their last meeting and post game comments. Ruutu denies biting Peters hand (but not very convincingly).

Walter Gretzky’s Order of Canada

January 3, 2009

Walter Gretzky visits Wayne’s winery in Vineland, Ontario along with his new Order of Canada medal.

Don Sanderson Dies as Result Caused by On-Ice Fight

January 3, 2009

The death of a 21-year-old hockey player defenceman Don Sanderson who died three weeks after hitting his unprotected head on the ice during a fight has renewed calls for tougher rules governing the use of helmets.

Foster’s Leg Rehabilitation

December 22, 2008

Elliot Friedman talks to the Minnesota Wilds Kurtis Foster about his leg rehabilitation on Hockey Night in Canada Saturday, December 20th, 2008.

Getting to Know Shane Doan

March 5, 2008

Ethan Moreau Face Cut by Skate

February 14, 2008

In a continuing trend, Marion Gaborik’s skate comes up on a hit at centre ice by the boards and catches Ethan Moreau very close to the eye.

Zednik’s Neck Cut by Jokinen

February 11, 2008

Panthers forward Richard Zednik had blood gushing from a deep cut on the right side of his neck after being struck by a teammate Olli Jokinen’s skate during the third period of Florida’s game against Buffalo.