Friday, January 9, 2015

Watching Hockey at The Dubai Mall

What do you do on a day off in Dubai? Well, if you're like VICE Sports you catch some hockey. Suroosh Alvi takes us to meet the Abu Dhabi Storms as they prepare to face the Dubai Oilers, whose home ice is in the center of a mall. It's a classic underdog matchup of skaters with hearts vs. oversized expats, all played out in front of a crowd that just walked in from the food court.

Hockey? - A First Person Hockey Game

Welcome to "Hockey?". In this extremely unique first person sports game you can play the best game you can name in the perspective of an NHL player. The community built around the game has supported multiple global leagues and tournaments as well as mods and texture packs. 

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Nervous Blues Fan

This guy gets a little nervous while being asked about a mask he designed for goaltender Jake Allen.

Rinne takes a hard shot on to the mask during warmups

A Salute to Roberto Luongo

Roberto Luongo returned to Vancouver on January 8th, 2015 to face his former team for the first time since being traded to Florida. He played with the Canucks for eight great years and this 'Thank You Lu' video was broadcast in Rogers Arena to commemorate his achievements.

The Wild's tribute to J.P. Parise

Video tribute to the late J.P. Parise. NHL forward for parts of 17 seasons and the father of Minnesota Wild forward Zach Parise, died Wednesday. He was 73.

"After a brave battle with lung cancer, J.P. Parise passed away peacefully at home Wednesday night with his family by his side," the Parise family said in a statement released on the Wild website. "We appreciate the outpouring of support we have received from family, friends and the entire hockey community during this difficult time. J.P. was a great husband, father and grandpa and will be greatly missed by all of us."

Is this the reason for Oshie's recent success?