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Twitter reacts to Canada's stunning loss to Germany
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Canada suffered a shocking 4-3 loss to Germany in the men's hockey semifinal at PyeongChang 2018, crushing its bid to win a third consecutive gold medal. Germany will now face the Olympic Athletes from Russia in the gold-medal game, while Canada will square off against the Czech Republic for bronze. To little surprise, Twitter had […]

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Twitter roasts Team USA after stunning upset loss to Slovenia
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Well, if you thought the men’s hockey showcase at PyeongChang 2018 was going to be boring or uneventful due to the lack of NHL-ready talent, think again. On the opening day of the tournament, colossal underdog Slovenia provided one of the biggest Olympic hockey upsets in recent memory, shocking the United States in overtime by […]

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Twitter holds its breath after Mike Smith's injury
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They may have come away with a big two points against the New York Islanders on Sunday night, but the Calgary Flames‘ loss between the pipes was much, much bigger. Flames No. 1 goaltender – and potential MVP – Mike Smith went down awkwardly with 1.1 seconds left in the third period after trying to […]

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Twitter abuzz after Kid Rock named as headlining act for NHL All-Star Game
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“Only God knows why.” That appeared to be the consensus on Twitter following the NHL's announcement that "Multiplatinum-selling singer/songwriter Kid Rock will headline the entertainment for the 2018 Honda All-Star Game in Tampa." The 2018 @Honda #NHLAllStar Game will feature @KidRock as the headlining entertainment! pic.twitter.com/rhwYqjr4Em — NHL (@NHL) January 17, 2018 The responses ranged […]

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Twitter mocks Russell for brutal own goal
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Things were looking so good for Kris Russell before the 18:55 mark of the third period Thursday. The Edmonton Oilers defender tallied a goal and an assist before he mistakenly slammed the puck into his own net in what would hold up as the game-winner for the Toronto Maple Leafs, who skated away with a […]

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Twitter reacts to Blackhawks getting yet another outdoor game
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The Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins have been announced as participants in the 2019 Winter Classic, and there's no shortage of critical yet amusing reactions on Twitter as a result. Chicago now gets set to appear in a fifth outdoor game since 2014, and sixth in total since hosting the event in 2009. Let’s sample […]

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The AHL affiliates for the Caps, Penguins and Flyers had a Twitter war over the weekend
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The Pittsburgh Penguins and Philadelphia Flyers are two teams the Capitals don't get along with. The Capitals' AHL affiliate, the Hershey Bears, played Pittsburgh's affiliate, the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins, on Sunday. Prior to the game, Hershey decided to throw some shade in the Penguins' direction.

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Twitter reacts to yet another controversial offside review
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Another night, another controversial offside review in the NHL. Hours after the league admitted an overturned goal from Thursday’s action should have counted, the Buffalo Sabres appeared to have been on the wrong end of another challenge. The goal was scored by Daniel Sedin, on a play where it appeared as though Jake Virtanen was […]

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Devils' Taylor Hall Burns Goalless Former Teammate Jordan Eberle on Twitter
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New Jersey Devils forward Taylor Hall provided possibly the best Twitter burn we're going to see this hockey season, and we're only a few weeks in. It all started when Hall poked fun at himself for being a secondary character in a picture tweeted out by the New York Jets. Then, his former Edmonton Oilers […]

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NHL, Twitter unveil hashtag-triggered team emojis
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To celebrate the start of the 2017-18 regular season, the NHL and Twitter have teamed up to create official hashtag-triggered emojis for all 31 teams. Fans can add team logos to their tweets by using the following hashtags: NHL Team Twitter Handle Hashtag Anaheim Ducks @AnaheimDucks #LetsGoDucks Arizona Coyotes @ArizonaCoyotes #Yotes Boston Bruins @NHLBruins #NHLBruins Buffalo Sabres @BuffaloSabres #Sabres […]

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Joel Ward opens up on Twitter about racism, his reasons for standing during the anthem
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San Jose Sharks forward Joel Ward has clarified his comments on taking a knee during the national anthem to protest racial inequality and police brutality. On Tuesday, the The Mercury News’ Paul Gackle reported that Ward was considering taking a knee in an upcoming NHL game, becoming one of the first hockey players to think […]

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Marchand stepping up his twitter game to hilarious effect
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BOSTON – Fresh off a strong performance allowing just a single goal on 31 shots in his preseason debut, Tuukka Rask looked close to the top of his game and exactly where he needs to be with the regular season a couple of weeks away. Nearly as important as Rask’s state as the regular season […]

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