recognise. The only one shown in great detail is Luc Robitaille - you will hear a few others mentioned that you will recognise along the way though. If thatís not enough reason to watch the film, how about a close-up look at the oldest active arena in the NHL, the Civic Arena (now known as the Mellon Arena), home of the Pittsburgh Penguins - assuming the behind the scenes stuff (locker room etc) shown is genuine!
Having said this, there are a couple of decent hockey related moments in the film - how about Van-Damme beating up the Penguins mascot, Iceburgh; or Van-Damme, disguised as the fictional Penguins netminder, Brent Tolliver, taking a swing at a Blackhawks player having just made the Ďsave of the seriesí to get himself thrown out of the game.
This is definitely a film where the hockey is the backdrop to the story rather than part of the story and as such not every hockey fan will enjoy it. However, as both a Penguins and