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5 storylines for Huskies-Mooseheads final on Sunday

Saturday, May 25th, 2019

The Canadian Hockey League has gone from 60 teams to the final two, with the host Halifax Mooseheads facing the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League champion Rouyn-Noranda Huskies in Sunday's Memorial Cup final at 7 p.m. ET.

Rouyn-Noranda defeats Guelph to earn spot in championship final

Friday, May 24th, 2019
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Felix Bibeau scored two third-period goals as Rouyn-Noranda beat the Guelph Storm 6-4 on Friday in the Memorial Cup semifinal.

Halifax gets bye to final despite last-minute loss to Rouyn-Noranda

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019
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Jakub Lauko scored the winner with 54 seconds to go in regulation as the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies beat the Halifax Mooseheads 4-3 on Wednesday in the final round-robin game of the Memorial Cup.

Newly formed women’s hockey union deserves NHL’s attention

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

It has been about a month since 200 of the best female hockey players in the world decided they no longer wanted to play. Liz Knox knew there was risk of walking away after the Canadian Women’s Hockey League folded, but says the fight to create an economically viable professional league is a worthy one.

Guelph eliminates Prince Albert to prolong WHL drought

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
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Nick Suzuki had two goals and an assist as the Guelph Storm beat the WHL champion Raiders 5-2 on Tuesday, eliminating Prince Albert from the Memorial Cup.

Rouyn-Noranda scores 3 late goals to put Prince Albert on ropes

Monday, May 20th, 2019
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Tyler Hinam scored twice, including the winner, as the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies beat the Prince Albert Raiders 6-3 on Monday at the Memorial Cup.

Pro women’s hockey players form union in step towards league

Monday, May 20th, 2019

More than 200 of the world's top female players have taken the next step toward a viable professional league by forming a union.

Raphael Lavoie, Mooseheads beat Storm to secure at least a spot in semifinal

Sunday, May 19th, 2019
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Raphael Lavoie scored a highlight-reel goal that put his team ahead for good as the Halifax Mooseheads beat the Guelph Storm 4-2 on Sunday at the Memorial Cup.

Guelph opens with win over Rouyn-Noranda

Saturday, May 18th, 2019
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Alexey Toropchenko scored a natural hat trick in the first period as the Guelph Storm went on to beat the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies 5-2 on Saturday in the Memorial Cup opener for both teams.

Host Halifax looks strong in winning opener over Prince Albert

Friday, May 17th, 2019
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Samuel Asselin opened the scoring and set up another as the Halifax Mooseheads beat the Prince Albert Raiders 4-1 on Friday in the Memorial Cup opener.