They've shared the stage with the likes of Slapshot
, Blood For Blood, Skarhead and Agnostic Front.
He raced clear to send in a very powerful slapshot
which proved too hot for Wakefield to hold.
He would follow in their footsteps, further enhancing SU's reputation as the nation's foremost producer of sportscasters.<br />Costas' skills already were so refined by the time he arrived on campus, that WSYR, Syracuse's NBC television and radio affiliate, gave him part-time gigs as a weekend sports anchor and as the play-by-play man for the Syracuse Blazers, an Eastern Hockey League team that was one of the inspirations for "Slapshot
," the cult classic comedy film about life in the brawling bush leagues, starring Paul Newman.<br />Costas has many fond memories of those days, when the fisticuffs in backwater hockey towns like Johnstown, Pa., weren't restricted to the players on the ice.
Sometimes, it's a player gritting his teeth and stepping in the way of a heavy slapshot
. Then, doing it again.
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Jordan Pietrus made it 4-2 with a slapshot
of his own on what proved to be Coventry's only powerplay of the evening.
Owen Stewart pulled it level again with a slapshot
to the top corner and Will Smith hit what looked to be the winner, only for the hosts to once again bring the scores level from a direct free hit after Smith had brought a player down.
Sailing on board Azzam as celebrity guest was six foot nine inch professional ice hockey player Zdeno ChEaAira -- captain of the local Boston Bruins who is famous for having the hardest slapshot
in the game.
Florent van Aubel made a good slapshot
and put Belgium ahead in the 34th minute.
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The group-play battle between the former Cold War foes was mired in controversy, with the Russians believing they had scored a game-winner when Fedor Tyutin hit a fierce slapshot
from the left-side boards.