Archive for the ‘Sports/Hockey’ Category

Ontario hockey coaches ordered to talk to players about gender diversity

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018
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In minor hockey dressing rooms across Ontario this fall, coaches will be delivering a different kind of message. They've been mandated to carry out pre-season chats about gender diversity, respect and inclusion.

Canadiens’ Shea Weber out 5-6 months after knee surgery

Thursday, July 5th, 2018
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Montreal Canadiens' defenseman Shea Weber will be out for an extended period of time after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery to repair a meniscal tear in his right knee, according to the team. The recovery period is expected to be five to six months.

Canadiens’ Shea Weber out 5-6 months after knee surgery

Thursday, July 5th, 2018
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Montreal Canadiens' defenseman Shea Weber will be out for an extended period of time after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery to repair a meniscal tear in his right knee, according to the team. The recovery period is expected to be five to six months.

Capitals appoint Todd Reirden as new head coach

Friday, June 29th, 2018
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The Stanley Cup-champion Washington Capitals have promoted Todd Reirden to head coach, replacing Barry Trotz.

Salary cap increase makes for ‘more fun’ NHL off-season

Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
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Thanks, Vegas. That's what NHL general managers are saying this off-season after the Stanley Cup Final run of the expansion Golden Knights contributed to what's expected to be a healthy increase for the salary cap.

Barry Trotz resigns as coach of Stanley Cup-winning Capitals

Monday, June 18th, 2018
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Barry Trotz has resigned as coach of the Washington Capitals after leading them to the Stanley Cup. The team announced the resignation Monday. The 55-year-old Trotz went into the season without any certainty about his future when ownership and general manager Brian MacLellan last summer opted not to give him a contract extension.

Stars shine to force Calder Cup Game 7 against Marlies

Tuesday, June 12th, 2018
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Curtis McKenzie, Travis Morin and Austin Fyten scored in the second period to silence the raucous sellout crowd at the Ricoh Coliseum.

Marlies edge Stars to reclaim Calder Cup final lead

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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Calle Rosen scored the tiebreaking goal midway through the second period as the Toronto Marlies edged the Texas Stars 2-1 on Tuesday to take a 2-1 lead in the Calder Cup final.

Marlies drop Game 2 of Calder Cup final

Sunday, June 3rd, 2018
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Gavin Bayreuther scored the winner as the Texas Stars edged the Toronto Marlies 2-1 on Sunday at Ricoh Coliseum in Toronto. The win evens the best-of-seven Calder Cup final at 1-1.

Marlies rally past Stars to win Game 1 of Calder Cup final

Saturday, June 2nd, 2018
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Trevor Moore scored the game-winning goal midway through the third period as the Toronto Marlies defeated the Texas Stars 6-5 on Saturday in Game 1 Calder Cup final.