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International Hockey

2017

5 NCAA American hockey players who could go to the Olympics

By Hannah Stuart AP Photo/Carlos Osorio Twenty years after the NHL began releasing players to compete in the Olympics, countries will once again have to construct their teams without relying on the best of the best. Team USA head coach…

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2017

Historic Deal Helping Grow Women’s Hockey Internationally

By Kristi Patton on June 23, 2017 Members of the Kunlun Red Star board, including Phil Esposito (far right), standing with the Clarkson Cup and CWHL players Kelli Stack (middle, left) who will play for KRS, Julie Chu (middle, right) of…

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2016

From the WJAC to the NHL

46 World Junior A Challenge alumni open 2016-17 season on NHL rosters   When the puck dropped to kick off the 2016-17 National Hockey League season, and it did so with 46 alumni of the World Junior A Challenge earning…

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2016

Two Invited to Canada WJC Camp

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 Freshmen Fabbro, Jost among 32 invited to selection camp for World Junior Championship team. Dante Fabbro (left) and Tyson Jost (right) were teammates last year with the BCHL’s Penticton Vees.   Two of college hockey’s top…

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2016

How We Play Hockey in Russia

By Evgeny Kuznetsov, Washington Capitals / Forward How much I do I love hockey? I can’t even describe. In Russia, we don’t really have a Christmas break, but from December 31 to January 3, everything closed. Even hockey school. These…

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2015

Matthews Makes Seamless Transition On and Off The Ice In Switzerland

By: Frank Seravalli Auston Matthews misses two things more than anything else while living abroad: Chipotle and In-N-Out Burger. For his sake, Matthews says it’s probably a good thing those restaurant chains aren’t available in Switzerland. Five weeks into his…

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2015

Flames prospect Hickey sticks with school

 Mark Masters, TSN   Brandon Hickey’s phone “blew up” with messages on Wednesday after news broke that his rights in the WHL had been traded to the Red Deer Rebels, who will host the 2016 Memorial Cup. That set off…

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2015

College Hockey Atlantic – Combine Event

  On June 18th, almost 200 of the very best young Bantam, Midget, Prep School and Junior hockey players from Atlantic Canada will gather  in Halifax  to compete under the careful eyes of dozens of coaches, scouts  and recruiters, who…

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2015

“A handicap is only a handicap if you allow it to be”

The one-handed player   By: Chapin Landvogt   Despite being born with only one hand, determined Canadian Scott Stafford makes his dream of being a professional hockey player come true in Germany. Photo: Karsten Holscher HANOVER, Germany – Veni, vedi,…

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2015

Laurentian Voyageurs men’s hockey takes Europe

By Julie Lopez After a fantastic first half of the 2014-15 season, the Laurentian University Voyageurs men’s hockey team experienced what one could describe as the opportunity of a lifetime. During the Christmas break the men traveled overseas to Europe…

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