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International Hockey

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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2014

How To Tell an American From a Canadian?

By Steve Pronger This statement, some may say question, is actually a simplified re-statement that I have come up with, to summarize all the head turning inquiries bantered about regarding our (and by our I mean North America’s) junior hockey…

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2014

Jamaican Olympic Ice Hockey Federation

  Remember The Jamaican Bob Sled Team…..? Upcoming tryouts for the 2018 Jamaican Olymic Hockey Team begin in Etobicoke on Aug. 23-24. If you are of Jamaican or West Indies descent, you might be eligible to compete. Their official website…

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