World Cup Announcements: Canada Roster Deep and Talented

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Roster announcements are being made for the 2016 World Cup of Hockey today, and the second last team off the board is Canada.  Canada named the first 16 players on their squad, with 7 more to come on June 1st. World Cup Announcements: Canada Roster Deep and Talented Coming off back to back Olympic Gold […] READ MORE


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


Shannon Szabados Records First Shutout in Men’s League

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A little bit of history was made in the Southern Professional Hockey League on Saturday, December 26 when the Columbus Cottonmouths defeated the Huntsville Havoc. Cottonmouths goalie Shannon Szabados became the first female goaltender to record a shutout in a men’s professional hockey game. Szabados turned away all 33 of the Havoc’s shots to pick up […] READ MORE


WJHC: Canada Must Show More Urgency

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Canada’s World Junior team dropped its Boxing Day match versus the Ron Wilson-coached U.S. squad in decidedly underwhelming fashion. With our tryptophan-induced comas slowly wearing off, turkey-stuffed Canadians across the nation settled in front of their shiny new flat screens in anticipation of a classic battle against their North American rivals to the south. WJHC: Canada […] READ MORE


2016 World Juniors: Players to Watch in Pool A

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The pre-tournament games are in the books, and teams are making their final preparations for the 2016 World Juniors taking place from December 26, 2015 through January 5, 2016 in Helsinki, Finland. Today we take a look at players to watch in Group A.  Group A will be playing the round robin portion of the […] READ MORE


Canadian Roster named for 2016 IIHF World Junior Championship

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The following is a press release from Hockey Canada. Canada’s National Junior Team set for 2016 IIHF World Junior Championship Twenty-three players named to final team representing the red-and-white in Helsinki HELSINKI, Finland – The roster is set; 23 players have earned their place on Canada’s National Junior Team at the 2016 IIHF World Junior […] READ MORE



Canada Announces World Junior Selection Camp Roster

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Earlier Tuesday morning, Team Canada officially announced their World Junior selection camp roster – giving fans a positive outlook on the competitions that kick-off in 25 days. The World Juniors has tapped-in to a massive market, and the competition is growing as years go by. Additionally, the World Juniors highlights some of the greatest young-talent […] READ MORE


Nolan Patrick Scores Shootout Winner, Canada to Play For Hlinka Gold

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The following is a press release from Hockey Canada Nolan Patrick Scores Shootout Winner, Canada to Play For Hlinka Gold BRECLAV, Czech Republic – Nolan Patrick (Winnipeg, Man./Brandon, WHL) had the lone goal in the shootout, sending Canada’s National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team to the gold medal game at the 2015 U18 Ivan Hlinka Memorial […] READ MORE


Brayden Point Leads Canada to Showcase Win

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The following is a press release from Hockey Canada Brayden Point Leads Canada to Showcase Win CALGARY, Alta. – 2015 IIHF World Junior Championship gold medallists Brayden Point (Calgary, Alta./Moose Jaw, WHL) and Jake Virtanen (Abbotsford, B.C./Calgary, WHL) put on a show at the Markin MacPhail Centre on Tuesday, combining for eight points in a […] READ MORE