Maxim Noreau Leads Team Canada Into Semifinal Against Germany

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Maxim Noreau is accustomed to playing on international sized ice and the 30-year-old believes it has revamped his play as a defenseman. Noreau played hockey in the Swiss National League for HC Ambri-Piotta. His defensive play in the Pyeongchang Olympics speaks to his enhanced endurance and ability to handle the puck under pressure. Maxim Noreau: […] READ MORE


USA Beats Canada For Women’s Hockey Gold

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For the first time since 1998, in Women’s hockey, the USA beats Canada 3-2 in a shootout to win an Olympic gold medal. Since 1998 the USA has had three silver medals and one bronze medal. This gold is a major achievement for Team USA, as they have also won seven of the last eight of […] READ MORE


Chris Kelly: 37-Year-Old to lead Canadian Hockey team at the 2018 Winter Olympics

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On April 3rd, 2017, the National Hockey League announced that the league’s schedule would not allow for an Olympic break and all NHL players would be unavailable to represent their respective countries. The matter was officially closed and left the National Canadian Men’s ice hockey team relying heavily on ex-NHL players currently playing in the […] READ MORE


Olympic Games: A Unique Scouting Opportunity

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As the 2018 Winter Olympic games quickly approach, we are reminded over and over that National Hockey League players are not attending. This will be the first time it has happened in over 20 years, and the game has changed a lot since then. Besides the many rules and stylistic changes, the off-ice element has […] READ MORE


Retired NHL Referee Kerry Fraser Announces He Has Cancer

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Retired NHL Referee Kerry Fraser announced today that he has an incurable form of cancer. His announcement came via a story on NHL.com. In support of the Hockey Fights Cancer month. He stated in the story that, “The NHL has given me a vehicle to help others with its Hockey Fights Cancer initiative.” The 65-year-old […] READ MORE