WJHC: Canada's Reign Ends

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Canada’s record of 17 consecutive trips to the WJHC semi-finals ended in near-tears today. Their 6-5 defeat to host team Finland sealed their fate despite a tremendous showing by Maple Leafs top prospect Mitch Marner, among others. WJHC: Canada’s Reign Ends Nine minor penalties versus the best powerplay in the tournament, many of the retaliatory […] READ MORE



WJHC: Canada Bounces Back

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Canada’s world junior team answered the bell in convincing fashion this afternoon versus Denmark after opening on Boxing Day with a decidedly underwhelming performance, devoid of any real urgency. According to TSN analyst and former NHL’er Ray Ferraro, Canada’s coaches were preaching the following: “more blue-collar ways to get goals… pucks to the net, and […] READ MORE


Dave Lowry to Lead Canada’s WJC team, Kelly McCrimmon to coach U18s

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The following press release comes from Hockey Canada. Coaching staffs named for Canada’s National Junior Team and Canada’s National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team CALGARY, Alta. – Hockey Canada, in collaboration with the Canadian Hockey League and Hockey Canada Program of Excellence management group, announced Monday that Dave Lowry (Ottawa, Ont./Victoria, WHL) will serve as the […] READ MORE