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Coors Light Stadium Series tickets winner announced

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Even though it’s still more than a month away, one of the hottest tickets in town is the NHL Stadium Series game between the Colorado Avalanche...
Via Mile High Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay faces tough decision with star Steven Stamkos

One of the stories we have been keeping an eye on this season is whether Steven Stamkos would re-sign with the Tampa Bay Lightning. Towards the beginning of the season, “whether” was more like “when”. Because honestly, I couldn’t imagine that there would be any way the Lightning would let their franchise player skate off into the sunset (I hear the sunsets in Toronto are...
Via Puck Drunk Love
December 17, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Peter Forsberg punks beer league team with total makeover

When you are a hockey legend and a handsome fellow like Peter Forsberg, it is tough to go unnoticed in America, let alone in his home country of Sweden. That is why when you are trying to pull a prank you have to pull out all the stops and hire a make up person to take some people to school. In a lot of these videos it is pretty darn tough to get the other players to believe that...
Via Puck Drunk Love
November 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Peter Forsberg fools Swedish mens league

Sneaky Swede Peter Forsberg pulled a prank on his fellow countrymen. David Zalubowski APPeter Forsberg, the Hall of Fame forward who recorded 885 points in 708 career games, decided to pull a fast one on a group of Swedish mens league players.Forsberg, decked out in a full disguise, played pretty poorly at the beginning before turning on the heat.Check out the video for yourself...
Via Fox Sports
November 06, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Peter Forsberg goes undercover as Kent, the men’s league player

When you’re Peter the Great, it’s hard to walk around without being detected. That’s why when Peter Forsberg, the Avalanche’s legendary center, wants to get some ice time in with a men’s league Sweeden, he doesn’t go as Peter the Great; he goes as Kent. Much like when Kyrie Irving played pickup disguised as Uncle Drew, Forsberg’s Kent lulled the old guys to sleep...
Via Mile High Sports
November 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Filip Forsberg Has Fun Against Austria, Score Three in 6-1 Victory

Filip Forsberg managed to grab the first hat-trick of the 2015 World Hockey Championships, scoring a trio in a 6-1 victory over Austria on Sunday. The Swedes may have had a slow start to the contest, but they would still end the first period with the 3-0 lead. Ten minutes after taking a penalty, Nashville Predators star Filip Forsberg scored a great goal on an individual effort...
Via The Hockey House
May 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Ex-Avs star Forsberg proud, humbled by Hall of Fame induction

  Peter Forsberg spent his playing days thinking about winning, not about the Hall of Fame. On Thursday, the former Colorado Avalanche star reflected on the honor he received earlier this week when he was inducted into the exclusive hockey club. "My kids and grandkids are going to go there and say, `Peter was a pretty good player.' It's an awesome feeling, and seeing my name and...
Via Associated Press
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Avs Forsberg, Blake inducted into Hockey Hall of Fame

The Colorado Avalanche have more former players that will soon be enshrined in the Hockey Hall of Fame (HHOF). On June 23rd, the HHOF class for the 2014 season was announced, and it included two former Avs, Peter Forsberg and Rob Blake. PETER FORSBERG Forsberg is a part of the 2014 HHOF Class “Peter The Great” is one of the major reasons I ever started watching hockey. He was...
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Olympic Hockey: Peter Forsberg Says Having Canadian Refs In Gold Medal Game Is ‘ Joke’

Canada and Sweden will meet Sunday for the gold medal in men’s hockey at the 2014 Winter Olympics, and when the puck drops, there will be nine Canadians on the ice. That’s not because Canadian head coach Mike Babcock found some sort of super-secret Olympic hockey rule loophole, though. That’s because three of the four on-ice officials picked to officiate the gold medal game...
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Filip Forsberg to join Team Sweden on Monday

Swedish media outlet Aftonbladet is reporting this morning that Nashville Predators prospect Filip Forsberg will, indeed, play for Sweden in the 2014 World Junior Championships. Preds Head Coach Barry Trotz told The First Quarter on 102.5 The Game last week that the team would allow him to play in the tournament, provided he’s cleared to return to action. “Only injury can stop...
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December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

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