Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Winter Sports/Hockey’ Category

Sarah Nurse, 5 others to make women’s worlds debut for Canada

Thursday, March 7th, 2019
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Six players will make their women's world hockey championship debut for Canada next month.

After Senators clean house, who’s left to lead — and who will stay?

Wednesday, March 6th, 2019
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First Matt Duchene was out the door. Then it was Ryan Dzingel. Finally, Mark Stone left the building. Before that, it was Erik Karlsson, Mike Hoffman and Kyle Turris. Now that head coach Guy Boucher has been shown the door, Tim Wharnsby writes that it's up to team management to keep their young talent from also moving on.

In leaving no Stone unturned, rival Knights again get better of Jets

Monday, February 25th, 2019
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The Vegas Golden Knights, who upended Winnipeg in the conference final in five games last May, appeared to improve the most on paper after they landed right wing Mark Stone from the Ottawa Senators.

Canada’s Olympic men’s hockey team, 1 year later: Where are they now?

Sunday, February 24th, 2019
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Sunday marks the one-year anniversary of the Canadian Olympic hockey team collectively rebounding after its painful loss to Germany in the semis to defeat the Czech Republic 6-4 in the bronze-medal game. Tim Wharnsby checks in on where those players and the executives that built the team are today.

Canada holds off HC Davos to open Spengler Cup with win

Wednesday, December 26th, 2018
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Matt D'Agostini's goal early in the second period stood as the winner as Canada held off HC Davos 2-1 on Wednesday in both teams' opening game at the Spengler Cup in Davos, Switzerland.

Canada to renew women’s hockey rivalry with U.S. in February

Thursday, November 29th, 2018
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The United States and Canada are renewing the top rivalry in women's hockey with a three-game series in February.

Poulin, Szabados lead Canadian women’s hockey into Four Nations Cup

Thursday, October 11th, 2018
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Marie Philip-Poulin and veteran goaltender Shannon Szabados headline Canada's roster for the Four Nations Cup women's hockey tournament.

Interim CWHL commissioner believes NHL can help unite women’s hockey

Thursday, July 26th, 2018
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The interim commissioner of the Canadian Women's Hockey League says finding a way to unite the CWHL and the U.S.-based National Women's Hockey League into one premier North American women's hockey league is a priority for her.

Gina Kingsbury takes over Hockey Canada women’s team

Thursday, July 26th, 2018
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Gina Kingsbury twice won Olympic hockey gold for Canada. She's now in charge of getting the country back atop the women's hockey podium.

Canada’s Olympic men’s hockey team — where are they now?

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018
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More than a month has gone by since Canada's men's hockey team bounced back to win bronze against the Czech Republic after a disappointing semifinal loss to Germany, but the 25 members of the men's Olympic team remain close as they follow each other in their respective playoff runs.