2020 IIHF World Hockey Championship Cancelled

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In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, the IIHF Council announced today that they have cancelled the 2020 IIHF World Hockey Championships in Zurich and Lausanne. The 2020 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, it has been confirmed today by the IIHF Council. Story: https://t.co/N3rr4RucLT pic.twitter.com/uBQ9Uf8PVL — IIHF […] READ MORE


NHL Suspends 2020 Season

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According to a report, the NHL suspends 2020 season over concerns caused by the coronavirus. It isn’t official yet, however, multiple sources have said similar things and there have been reports of officials being told to go home. All signs pointing to NHL season being suspended but one Governor telling me just now they still […] READ MORE


NHL Closes Dressing Rooms to Media due to Coronavirus

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The NHL closes dressing rooms to members of the media to curb the potential spread of coronavirus, the league announced Saturday. This is being done at the recommendation of the United States’ Centers for Disease Control. Teams will instead hold formal press conferences following games for the foreseeable future. Starting today, @NHL will close dressing […] READ MORE


Team Canada Ends Redemption Story with World Junior Gold

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It is hard to craft a more perfect script than Team Canada winning World Junior Gold.  But this year felt different. After losing in the quarterfinals in Vancouver, Canada was on a mission to avenge that World Junior disappointment. Whenever the young Canadian talent suit up for the IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship, winning gold […] READ MORE


Alexis LaFreniere Preparing for Leadership Role on World Junior Team

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OAKVILLE– Alexis LaFreniere is itching to get back on the ice. While the rest of Canada’s World Junior hopefuls were taking part in practices, LaFreniere was putting in a ton of work on the bike. For the last few weeks, the Rimouski Oceanic forward has been nursing an ankle injury. It forced him to miss […] READ MORE


Dale Hunter Instills Winning Culture for Team Canada

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OAKVILLE– Dale Hunter really does not like losing. So much so that during the 2006 OHL Playoffs, the London Knights head coach was fined $5,000 for arguing with on-ice officials. Even though his team got swept, Hunter still stuck up for his players. It is that fervent focus on winning and distaste for losing that […] READ MORE


Joe Veleno Joins Team Canada, World Junior Selection Camp Day 1 Notes

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OAKVILLE— Joe Veleno will get his chance at World Junior redemption. The Detroit Red Wings prospect was on the losing end being a part of Team Canada, losing to Finland in the quarterfinals at the World Junior Hockey Championship in Vancouver. The late goal that bounced and tipped into the net behind Michael DiPietro would […] READ MORE


Washington Capitals Evgeny Kuznetsov Suspended For Three Games

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According to a report by Isabelle Khurshudyan of the Washington Post, the NHL has suspended Washington Capitals forward Evgeny Kuznetsov for three games. Breaking: Evgeny Kuznetsov to be suspended by the NHL. Won’t be more than three games. Announcement coming today. https://t.co/kDS1xgbYgn — Isabelle Khurshudyan (@ikhurshudyan) September 14, 2019 NHL To Suspend Kuznetsov Recall after […] READ MORE


Washington Capitals Evgeny Kuznetsov Suspended by IIHF

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The Washington Capitals Evgeny Kuznetsov has been suspended for four years by the IIHF. In this period, the Russian forward won’t be able to play in any IIHF events, including the Olympics. The whole process began after Kuznetsov failed a doping control in May. Russian forward Yevgeni Kuznetsov has received a 4-year suspension from the […] READ MORE


Team Canada 2019 World Championship Roster Announced

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Hockey Canada has announced their roster for the 2019 IIHF World Championship, held in Bratislava and Košice, Slovakia. It includes 22 players, with all having played in the NHL during the past season. ?? #IIHFWorlds Roster: T. BertuzziM. BlackwoodT. ChabotA. CirelliS. CouturierD. FabbroC. HartA. HenriqueM. JosephA. ManthaJ. MarchessaultB. MontourM. MurrayD. NurseS. ReinhartD. SeversonT. StecherM. StoneD. […] READ MORE