Archive for the ‘Sports/Hockey’ Category

Czech-mate: Michal Repik scores twice as Canada falls at Channel One Cup

Friday, December 15th, 2017
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Michal Repik scored twice as the Czech Republic downed Canada 4-1 Friday at the Channel One Cup pre-Olympic hockey tournament.

Canadian women’s hockey team bounces back against U.S.

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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Natalie Spooner scored twice and Genevieve Lacasse made 37 saves as Canada's women's hockey team downed the United States 5-1 on Wednesday night in pre-Olympic exhibition play.

Toronto minor hockey gets reprieve, but half-ice debate not going away

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017
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There has been a temporary truce in a looming war of hockey cultures. Toronto has been given a one-year reprieve in implementing Hockey Canada's mandate of smaller ice surfaces for its youngest players.

Courtney Turner selected 1st overall in CWHL draft

Sunday, August 20th, 2017
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Courtney Turner was selected first overall by the Boston Blades on Sunday in the 2017 CWHL draft. The five-foot-three forward from Union College is a native of Milton, Mass.

Olympian among 3 KHL players suspended for doping

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Danis Zaripov, who played for Russia at the 2010 Olympics, is among three Kontinental Hockey League players banned for doping.

New jerseys bedevil NHL fans’ fashion sense

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Adidas has released its line of all 31 NHL jerseys for the 2017-18 season and the hockey world can't stop talking about them.

China’s Kunlun Red Star officially joins CWHL

Monday, June 5th, 2017
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In The Great Hall at the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday night, The CWHL and the Chinese Hockey Association made it official — China will have a team in the CWHL.

College hockey player attacks referee, ending game early

Monday, February 27th, 2017
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An Erie Community College hockey player left the penalty box and attacked a referee Sunday, ending the school's 7-4 loss to Dakota College of Bottineau in the final National Junior College Athletic Association championship game.

Caroline Ouellette on verge of CWHL history

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017
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Caroline Ouellette's teammates are ready. They want her to have a memento of the women's hockey history she's about to make.

Ontario hockey exec sorry for slur directed at female Trump protesters

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
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Windsor Minor Hockey Association president Dean Lapierre says he screwed up when he posted the comment on Facebook last week. He says he has deleted the post, which called the Canadian protesters "dumb bitches."