Michigan drops gloves with Michigan State at Joe Louis Arena [Video]

It happened on February 16, 1991. A bench-clearing brawl ensued at Joe Louis Arena between the Michigan Wolverines and Michigan State Spartans. Benches cleared, multiple fights scattered throughout, and even the goalies duked it out at the end of the first period. A total of 39 penalty minutes were handed out. Michigan State went on … Read more

Top 10 NHL fights of all-time includes Chris Osgood vs. Patrick Roy [Video]

When it comes to the NHL, it never matters which teams are playing each other as there is always a chance of a great fight taking breaking out at any time. Of course, there do not seem to be as many fights as there used to be but that’s why we have YouTube! Let’s take … Read more

Chaotic bench brawl erupts between Calgary Flames and Detroit Red Wings [Video]

Hockey fights are great, but what is even better is when an all-out brawl ensues which even includes the goalies. That’s exactly what happened when the Detroit Red Wings took the ice against the Calgary Flames back on Nov. 15, 2017. Check it out. The brawl, which took place in the 3rd period, resulted with … Read more

Red Wings’ Brendan Shanahan brawls with former Spartan Jim Cummins (VIDEO)

The notable rivalry between the Detroit Red Wings and Colorado Avalanche has enough material to fill several novels worth of reading! However, one figure that wasn’t prominently figured into the hatred between the two sides was Avalanche forward Jim Cummins, who hailed from Dearborn, MI. The hard nosed forward played college hockey at Michigan State … Read more

Detroit’s Brendan Shanahan drops gloves against Colorado’s Adam Deadmarsh [VIDEO]

We’re throwing it back to a classic matchup between the Detroit Red Wings and Colorado Avalanche that took place on April 1, 1998 at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit were the defending Stanley Cup champions, and the hatred that both sides felt for each other was definitely still in place. Not only did the Red Wings … Read more

Flashback: Darren McCarty fights future teammate Joe Kocur [VIDEO]

The two future Grind Line members once went at it with one another! Detroit Red Wings forward Darren McCarty and future Grind-Line member Joey Kocur dropped the gloves against one another when the New York Rangers visited Joe Louis Arena in 1993. Of course, Kocur had already once played with Detroit before leaving for the … Read more

Capitals and Rangers engage in line brawl to start game [VIDEO]

The New York Rangers are still seething after what they saw as a dereliction of duty from the NHL after they didn’t suspend Washington Capitals goon Tom Wilson after his actions on Monday night. They’re out for revenge in tonight’s rematch and Madison Square Garden, and the fireworks began immediately: Line brawl to start tonight's … Read more

Brendan Shanahan holds his own against Bob Probert in heavyweight battle [Video]

Let’s take a walk down memory lane to December 12, 1996. On that day, the Detroit Red Wings took the ice against the hated Chicago Blackhawks and before all was said and done, it was former Red Wings enforcer Bob Probert who mixed it up against his old team. Watch as Red Wings’ forward Brendan … Read more

Bob Probert exchanges haymakers in heavyweight battle with Wendel Clark [Video]

Let’s flashback to 1986 when Detroit Red Wings bruiser Bob Probert dropped gloves with Wendel Clark of the Toronto Maple Leafs in a battle between two NHL heavyweights. Take a look as Probert and Clark exchange haymakers before finally being split up. #HFOTD takes us to the Maple Leaf Gardens for this #ChuckNorris style matchup … Read more

Red Wings’ Justin Abdelkader destroys Tampa’s Michael Blunden [Video]

Flashback to the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs. By the time all was said and done in Game 2 against Tampa Bay, the Detroit Red Wings had been beaten handily by a score of 5-2. The win gave the Lightning a commanding 2 games to none lead in the best of 7 series. Though the game … Read more

On This Day: ‘Sweet Revenge’ Detroit Red Wings vs. Colorado Avalanche ‘Brawl in Hockeytown’ [Video]

Happy Anniversary! We thought it would be fun to take look back 23 years to March 26, 1997, when the Detroit Red Wings and the Colorado Avalanche participated in what could be the most popular brawl in NHL history. For most, the most memorable part of the brawl is when Darren McCarty of the Red … Read more

MUST SEE: Fan fights Chicago Blackhawks’ mascot, gets his A%* handed to him!

Well, you can file this one under the “you don’t see this every day” category. Watch as a fan attempts to fight Tommy Hawk, the Chicago Blackhawks mascot following a 4-3 overtime loss to the Winnipeg Jets on Friday night. As you can see, Mr. Hawk can certainly hold his own and then some! Blackhawks mascot … Read more