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Patrick Marleau Is Making Convincing Case For Canadian Olympic Team

When Mike Babcock and Hockey Canada released their preliminary roster for the 2014 Olympics there was no doubting that Patrick Marleau felt a bit of anger that he was nowhere […]

by · November 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics, San Jose Sharks
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Making a Case for Jamie Benn on Team Canada

The quest for gold and national pride at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi is getting closer for Canada. And Jamie Benn hopes to be a part of it. He deserves it. […]

by · November 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars, Olympics
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Team Canada Olympic Roster: Who’s Hot, Who’s Not?

There were plenty of surprises when the Team Canada Olympic Roster of 47 players  was announced back in August, and no doubt GM Steve Yzerman will have a couple more […]

by · November 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics, Previews and Predictions
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Matt Keith Making It Count With Red Bull

Meet Matthew Keith, the second round pick of the Blackhawks in 2001. The 30-year-old forward is currently playing in the Erste Bank Hockey League with E.C. Red Bull Salzburg.  The 2013-2014 […]

by · November 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, International Hockey
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USA vs. Canada Series: What We’ve Learned

The United States and Canada have played two of their six pre-Olympic match-ups so far, giving a pretty good idea of where each team stands right now. The Canadians won […]

by · October 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Women's Hockey
Should Team Canada Leave Kris Letang Off Olympic Roster?

Should Team Canada Leave Kris Letang Off Olympic Roster?

Should Team Canada leave Kris Letang off their Olympic Roster? If they did, most hockey fans would be stunned. Letang has every tool in his arsenal to become a Hall of […]

by · September 25, 2013 · 1 comment · Olympics, Pittsburgh Penguins
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Analyzing Jokerit’s Move to the KHL

As the KHL continues its quest for global dominance, one of Finland’s most renown franchises is slated to join the Russian-based league for the 2014-15 season. The controversial move has […]

by · September 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, KHL
The Emergence of the KHL is Good for Hockey

The Emergence of the KHL is Good for Hockey

With the Kontinental Hockey League season now in full swing, now is as good a time as any to revisit the discussions surrounding the Russian-based professional league. While there has […]

by · September 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, KHL
Rob Davison with the European Trophy cup (RedBull/GEPA-pictures)

Why NHL Players Go Overseas

As a hockey fan have you ever thought about why your favorite player jumped ship from North America to one of the premiere professional leagues in Europe? Player agent Darryl […]

by · September 5, 2013 · 3 comments · International Hockey, KHL
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USA Warriors: From Boots To Blades

Arlington, V.A. – Media members poured into the locker rooms to talk to the invitees of the 2013 U.S. Men’s National Team Orientation Camp.  Recorders held from outstretched arms crowded […]

by · September 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Olympics
Don Jackson saluting the crowd after the game.
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Eisbären Berlin: The Return of Don Jackson

For the first time since accepting an offer to coach EC Red Bull Salzburg, Don Jackson returned to Berlin where he won five Deutsche Eishockey Liga Championships in the six […]

by · September 2, 2013 · 1 comment · International Hockey
The Road to the European Trophy Goes Through Berlin

The Road to the European Trophy Goes Through Berlin

While August has been a rather quiet month for hockey in North America, the clubs in Europe have gotten their season under way as they vie for the European Trophy. […]

by · August 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey