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Europe To Finally Have A True Club Champion

Next year will be the inaugural season of the Champions Hockey League, which will consist of 40 teams vying to be crowned the number one European club. The Founding Members […]

by · December 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey
James van Riemsdyk fights for position in front of Boston's Tuukka Rask(Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Maple Leafs Legacy at the World Junior Championships

If you ask any athlete, it’s an honour to play or compete for your country. For hockey players, that means playing in one of three tournaments – the Olympics, the […]

by · December 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs, World Junior Hockey Championship
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Team USA Olympic Goaltending Options

The United States Olympic Hockey team is starting to come together, and the 2014 Sochi games are just around the corner. It’s that time of year when the air is […]

by · December 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics
Does Ukrainian Hockey Bleed to Survive?

Does Ukrainian Hockey Bleed to Survive?

Ice hockey in Ukraine is the winter sport number one loved my millions of people all over the country. Ukrainian clubs starred in the Soviet league. The nation’s many hockey […]

by · December 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey
5 Team Sweden Players to Watch For at World Junior Championships

5 Team Sweden Players to Watch For at World Junior Championships

After looking at several other competing nations, we now focus our attention on the host nation’s roster. Given that they are playing on their own ice and are bringing back […]

by · December 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Top 10 Lists, World Junior Hockey Championship
Flyers Well Represented at the 2014 World Juniors

Flyers Well Represented at the 2014 World Juniors

Every year on Boxing Day (December 26th for non-Canadians), hockey fans are given one final holiday gift.  The gift is the beginning of the 2014 under-20 World Junior Championships.  The […]

by · December 16, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers, World Junior Hockey Championship
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5 Team Finland Players to Watch For at World Junior Championships

After examining the rosters of Russia, USA and Canada, we now focus our attention on Finland. The Finns have a total of 10 NHL prospects on their roster. As they […]

by · December 16, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Top 10 Lists, World Junior Hockey Championship
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Video: Montreal Canadiens’ Prospects at the 2014 WJC

  There is no better international tournament to showcase hockey’s future than the IIHF World Junior Championships. Along with this year’s Heritage Classic and Olympic Winter Games, enthusiasts across the […]

by · December 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens, World Junior Hockey Championship
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5 Team Russia Players to Watch For at World Junior Championships

We took a look at Team Canada and Team USA‘s rosters. Next on the World Junior Championships agenda is Team Russia. Having won Gold in 2011 and medaling in the […]

by · December 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Top 10 Lists, World Junior Hockey Championship
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5 Team USA Players to Watch For at World Junior Championships

After taking a look at Team Canada’s roster, we now shift our attention to Team USA’s World Junior Championships squad. They’ll come into Malmö with big shoes to fill as […]

by · December 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Top 10 Lists, World Junior Hockey Championship
Jonathan Drouin can take home the Calder Trophy playing with the high-scoring Tampa Bay Lightning. [photo: David Chan]

5 Team Canada Players to Watch For at World Junior Championships

With the preliminary roster announcements for the World Junior Championships being made, we’ll take a look at some of the top players to watch for during the tournament taking place […]

by · December 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Top 10 Lists, World Junior Hockey Championship
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Taylor Hall Making Case for Team Canada

Taylor Hall has been a name known to hockey fans since he stepped on to the ice in junior with the Windsor Spitfires. He’s had Memorial Cup and World Junior […]

by · December 6, 2013 · 1 comment · Edmonton Oilers, Olympics