———————————————————— Pavel Datsyuk. A Magic Man. The Siberian Tiger. A Venus Fly Trap. Stickhandling Master. The Best Player in the World? Video: Kolby Solinsky / White Cover MagazineRead more "VIDEO: Pavel Datsyuk. Magic Man. Wizard. Simply the Best."
———————————————————— by Puck Hockey Correspondent and Occasional Shakespeare Character, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— So, on Tuesday night, San Jose’s Andrew Desjardins received a Match Penalty — that means he was kicked out of the game — for what seems to be a completely clean hit on Chicago’s Jamal Mayers.Read more "Sorry, Andrew Desjardins. That Wasn’t a Match Penalty."
———————————————————— by Jakob Smirnoff Kontinental Hockey Korrespondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— This move was invented by Steven Stamkos. It was perfected by Robbie Schremp. And, one day ago it was made famous by one Pavel Datsyuk. He’s the greatest puck wizard in the world — like Gandalf with a Reebok blade — and he’s on his […]Read more "WATCH: Pavel Datsyuk Leaves the KHL in Serious Shootout Style"
Jeremy Lin might have Houston pumped. At least, in jersey sales. Now, the Rockets have The Beard. James Harden was traded to Texas from neighbouring (right?) Oklahoma over the weekend, after the Thunder refused to honour his contractual demands. Harden was a key piece on OKC’s run to last year’s NBA Finals, and he wanted […]Read more "WATCH: Houston Rockets, Meet James Harden"
An easy NCAA championship. The most hyperactive unibrow since Austin Powers. Olympic gold. A #1 Draft Pick. A seven-foot fadeaway jumper. Wearing Jordan’s number, and a killer preseason. And yet, Anthony Davis has doubters.Read more "WATCH: The Unstoppable Anthony Davis and the New-Look New Orleans Hornets"
The Greatest of All-Time. His Airness. Sir Michael. The First Kobe?(*All clips of him with the number 45, playing baseball, or with the Washington Wizards have been intentionally omitted.)Kolby Solinsky / White Cover MagazineFootage: ESPN/HDMusic: HBO Girls Season 2 PromoRead more "White Cover TV: The Michael Jordan Pump Up Video"
The USHL stands for United States Hockey League (we’re assuming) and, in it, there is a team called the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders. This proves that, yes, not only CFL teams overdo that name. On October 15, RoughRiders forward (we’re assuming) Dylan McLaughlin went inside-outside and flipsy-doodle to score a beauty. What’s impressive here is not […]Read more "WATCH: Dylan McLaughlin’s Amazing Between-The-Legs Flip Dangle (That’s a Real Term)"
Okay. So, it’s over. Done. For real now? On Tuesday, arguably the greatest goaltender of all-time – Dominik Hasek – closed the lid on any possible NHL comeback, meaning the 47-year-old former phenom won’t be re-appearing on North American ice any time soon. Unless, of course, the Red Wings, Senators, or Sabres get a crack […]Read more "Dominik Hasek: “I Decided To Leave My Gear in the Garage”"
Good on Pete Carroll, the former USC genius-turned Seattle struggler whose newest acquisition, Terrell Owens, comes to the Pacific Northwest with more baggage than a suburban housewife on a cross-Atlantic flight.“I don’t care what happened before,” said Carroll. Before is long. Owens burned his bridges in San Francisco, Philadelphia, and Dallas (and each of their […]Read more "Pete Carroll: “I Don’t Care” What Terrell Owens Has Done"
In a rare occasion of (almost) perfect analytical insight, ESPN’s Scott Burnside hit this one right on the head. The guy you probably know as “the bobblehead beside Pierre LeBrun” had one line on ESPN’s homepage that summed up the Predators’ $110 reward to Shea Weber: “The Preds stepped up. Now, Shea Weber must do […]Read more "Scott Burnside Crushes the Shea Weber Conundrum"