All of Datsyuk’s Shootout Attempts (almost complete)

Posted by on May 3, 2013
All of Datsyuk’s Shootout Attempts (almost complete)

The compilation of Datsyuk’s Career shootouts is near complete! Datsyuk is 33 for 72 at 45.8%. His totalled 33 goals leads the league. He is also 8th in the league in shootout percentage (minimum 30 shot attempts) behind: 1. Frans Nielsen (55.6%) [25/45] 2. TJ Oshie (50%) [18/36] 3. Toews (49.1%) [27/55] 4. Handzus (47.5%) ...

Datsyuk’s “Signature Cut Back Move”

Posted by on Apr 8, 2013
Datsyuk’s “Signature Cut Back Move”

The best players in the world have “signature moves” that they have practised and mastered using the art of deception. First off, let’s look at Datsyuk’s simple shootout move that he uses consistently. This basic yet effective move has led him to be tied for first place in all-time shootout goals scored with 32 (tied ...

Datsyuk Dangles Couture on his Ass

Posted by on Mar 29, 2013
Datsyuk Dangles Couture on his Ass

Logan Couture is the latest victim of Datsyuk’s dangling rampage. Datsyuk uses his signature cut back move, then proceeds to go inside-outside in tight on a baffled Couture who eventually loses his balance and ends up on his rear end. The ankle breaking move had the crowd in San Jose going “Ohhhhhhhhhhhh” in awe of ...

Giroux – Master of “The Datsyuk Move”

Posted by on Mar 29, 2013
Giroux – Master of “The Datsyuk Move”

Giroux just used “The Datsyuk Move” on Evgeni Nabokov tonight, so it is time to take a look at all 3 of his successful attempts when using this move. Sorry Leaf fans, he burned you twice. *Interesting stat: Giroux is 3 for 3 when using this move. (Though the first was in a pre-season matchup) ...

Unexpected NHL Heroes so far in 2013

Posted by on Mar 26, 2013
Unexpected NHL Heroes so far in 2013

  This shortened 48-game NHL season has provided many surprises. These stories include the Chicago Blackhawks historic point-streak, the success of the Anaheim Ducks, and the Eastern Conference playoff picture containing all 4 Canadian teams within the Conference. Among all of these surprises, there are some standout players exceeding expectations and helping their teams succeed. The following ...

Datsyuk – His FILTHIEST Assists

Posted by on Mar 24, 2013
Datsyuk – His FILTHIEST Assists

You have GOT to be kidding me! I couldn’t believe that I hadn’t seen some of these assists. The man is pure magic. Prepare for 25 minutes to fly by as you watch Pavel Datsyuk hand out apples to his hungry teammates. The work ethic, the deception, the creativity – it’s all there. In one ...

Pavel Datsyuk OWNS Vancouver – 8 Magic Minutes

Posted by on Mar 20, 2013
Pavel Datsyuk OWNS Vancouver – 8 Magic Minutes

I was watching the Vancouver vs. Detroit game the other night, and I couldn’t believe how dominant Datsyuk was. I think that Hockey Night in Canada does overdo it when it comes to Datsyuk praise a few times, but that does not mean that he doesn’t deserve some big ups for his un-containable play on ...

Celebrities I’d Watch a Game With

Posted by on Mar 19, 2013
Celebrities I’d Watch a Game With

Celebrities. They’re just like us. Except for their jobs we can’t relate with and the excessive amounts of disposable income and free time they seem to have. But every now and then, a handful of these socialites enjoy leaving the confines of their velvet-roped parties and palatial estates. Sometimes they even mingle with the rest ...

Let’s Get Ready To Rumble!

Posted by on Mar 18, 2013
Let’s Get Ready To Rumble!

With the debate of fighting in hockey at the forefront this past week, this article will express the positive side of fighting. Fighting can help a team win or lose a game and is an integral part of hockey culture and how teams can strategically fight to swing a games momentum. Another thing that fights ...

Zack’s Top 3 Fantasy Beauties of the Week

Posted by on Mar 17, 2013
Zack’s Top 3 Fantasy Beauties of the Week

Chris Stewart – Forward – St. Louis Blues (owned in 49% of Yahoo Leagues)  With 10 points in his last 5 games, Chris Stewart is absolutely tearing it up. Playing alongside Alex Steen and David Backes, the big right winger is on pace for a career year, even in a shortened NHL season. He currently ...