Archive for the ‘Sports/Hockey’ Category

Led by Grant-Mentis, Toronto Six crush Buffalo Beauts for 6th straight win

Sunday, January 16th, 2022

Mikyla Grant-Mentis scored twice and added four assists to power the Six to an 8-3 victory over the Buffalo Beauts in the Premier Hockey Federation on Sunday, helping Toronto extend its win streak to six games.

Canucks grab 7th straight victory under Boudreau with OT win over Ducks

Thursday, December 30th, 2021

J.T. Miller scored 26 seconds into overtime and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Anaheim Ducks 2-1 Wednesday night for their seventh straight win since Bruce Boudreau took over behind the bench.

USA Hockey asks IIHF to reschedule women’s U18 world hockey championship

Monday, December 27th, 2021

USA Hockey has asked the International Ice Hockey Federation to reconsider cancelling the women's under-18 world championship that was scheduled to take place in Sweden in January.

Power scores hat trick to lead Canada past Czechs in world juniors opener

Sunday, December 26th, 2021

Owen Power's hat trick lifted Canada to a 6-3 win over the Czechs to open the world men's under-20 hockey championship Sunday.

Helenius leads Finland past Germany to open world juniors hockey championship

Sunday, December 26th, 2021
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Samuel Helenius scored twice as Finland topped Germany 3-1 on Sunday in the first day of play at the world junior hockey championship. Joel Maata had the eventual winner in the second period for Finland (1-0) with Brad Lambert assisting on both of Helenius's goals.

Women’s U18 world hockey championship cancelled for 2nd straight year

Friday, December 24th, 2021

The women's under-18 world hockey championship was among a number of tournaments cancelled by the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) on Friday.

Kaiden Guhle named captain for Team Canada at world juniors

Monday, December 20th, 2021

Kaiden Guhle has been named Canada's captain for the upcoming world junior hockey championship. Jake Neighbours and 2021 gold medallist Cole Perfetti will serve alongside Guhle as alternate captains.

Hockey Canada pulls team out of annual Spengler Cup in Switzerland

Monday, December 20th, 2021
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The tournament is scheduled to run Dec. 26-31 in Davos, Switzerland, but increasing cases spurred by the Omicron variant have caused havoc with a number of sports organizations around the globe.

Poulin comes clutch once again to hand OT victory to Canada over U.S. in rivalry series

Friday, December 17th, 2021

Marie-Philip Poulin scored at 3:31 of overtime to give Canada a 3-2 victory over the United States on Friday night in Game 6 of the My Why Tour pre-Olympics women's hockey series.

Alberta’s world junior hockey championship still going ahead with fans in arenas

Friday, December 17th, 2021

There are no plans yet to limit spectators at the world junior men's hockey championship in Edmonton and Red Deer, Alta. Ontario cut capacity at sports venues to 50 per cent and the Montreal Canadiens played in an empty Bell Centre on Thursday.