Posts Tagged ‘Hockey’

Four-Year-Old Boy Recites Herb Brooks’ Miracle Pre-Game Speech

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

Here’s a little kid reciting Herb Brooks‘ inspirational speech before the US Olympic hockey team before their game against the Soviet Union in the 1980 Olympics. Found at YouTube from jsacco14.

This is the scene from the movie Miracle in which Brooks delivers the same speech to his team. Found at YouTube from murphystar1.

Most Amazing Hockey Goal Ever

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

It’s the last goal of the clip. Alex Ovechkin passes the puck to himself by backhanding it against the board, picking it up in stride, then faking the goalie out and poking the puck in as he is being hauled down by a defender:

Most Bizarre Sports Celebration Ever

Friday, December 5th, 2008

This is (2003 draft pick) making an amazing save against and following that up with a celebration making fun of Ton’s “blind” play, where he was paying attention only to the puck and not to how Kopriva was playing. Still…bizarre: