Tag Archives: Philadelphia Flyers

Rob Zombie Abandons Hockey Film In Favor of (Surprise!) Another Horror Movie

Posted by on February 21, 2014

When we last heard about Rob Zombie’s directing career, we heard that he was at work on Broad Street Bullies, a film focused on the Philadelphia Flyers. Apparently, that’s not happening anymore. Speaking with New Zealand’s News 3, Zombie explained that while working on the film, he just randomly came up with another idea for, you […]

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Rob Zombie To Produce, Write and Direct Movie About Philadelphia Flyers

Posted by on June 20, 2012

Philadelphia is one hell of a sports town (full disclosure, I grew up in the shadow of Philly in Camden NJ). While our championship titles are few and far between, we’ve got a hell of a lot of passion, even if it involves throwing snowballs at Santa Claus, throwing up on fans intentionally, or throwing […]

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Metal Blade’s Brian Slagel Shares His Predictions For Remaining 2012 NHL Playoffs

Posted by on April 30, 2012

You most likely know Brian Slagel as the CEO and founder of Metal Blade Records. But what you might not know about him is that he’s a diehard hockey fan as well. Slagel has given Metal Insider his NHL Playoff hockey picks before, and also helped explain to us the NHL’s realignment plan. Now with the second round […]

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Testament Guitarist Alex Skolnick’s Rendition Of “Auld Lang Syne” Used In Hockey Commercial

Posted by on December 7, 2011

Metal and hockey surprisingly make a great combo, as proven by both the NHL and metal’s elite. And now that relationship is taken further in a new commercial for the annual Bridgestone Winter Classic outdoor hockey game. According to The Big Lead, Testament guitarist Alex Skolnick’s rendition of the traditional New Year’s song “Auld Lang […]

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Video: Ozzy Wants You To Unleash The Fury… By Cheering On The Washington Capitals

Posted by on March 24, 2011

Is Ozzy Osbourne a die-hard fan of hockey? Probably not, but that wouldn’t stop the Prince of Darkness from promoting a NHL team. A new promo clip for the Washington Capitals features Osbourne, along with Wheel Of Fortune’s Pat Sajak, Meet The Press’ David Gregory, and (for some reason) Tom Green, asking fans to “unleash […]

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Headbanger’s Brawl: Spectrum Getting Demolished Really Slowly Edition

Posted by on November 24, 2010

Headbangers’ Brawl is a weekly column where Metal Insider’s Bram and Zach take a moment to debate and analyze two opposing sides of a topical issue occurring in the world of metal and/or the music industry. For anyone that grew up in the Philadelphia area, The Spectrum was a part of their lives. Home to the […]

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Metal Blade’s Brian Slagel On The Year (So Far) In Hockey

Posted by on December 16, 2009

Brian Slagel is Chairman/CEO of Metal Blade Records. He also loves hockey. While he can talk your ear off about metal (and has, at the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival/Metal Insider Metal Summit), we thought we’d give him a forum to talk about his other passion. Here’s Slagel’s take on the season so far: Okay […]

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