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The 20 Best Jerseys You’ve Never Seen

In the NHL, teams are forced to work exclusively with Reebok in designing and manufacturing their jerseys. Most teams do not vary their jersey design with any great frequency. Some […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 20 comments · CHL
Habs' fans have history of being somewhat irritable when things  are not going well for the team.

When Fans Lose Hold of Reality

If you’ve ever cheered a goal, you’re a fan. If you’ve ever booed the opposition, you’re a fan. If you’ve ever lined up at midnight so you could buy the […]

Will be tough to find a 2015 NHL Mock Draft without Connor McDavid going first overall. (Photo: OHL Images)

CHL Top Prospects Game Promises To Be Can’t-Miss Showcase

There is more than one showcase this week, and the better of the two will almost certainly be the CHL Top Prospects Game. Not the NHL All-Star Game in Columbus, […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 0 comments · CHL, Prospects
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Kelowna Rockets captain Madison Bowey is leading all WHL defencemen in scoring this season and is pushing for a roster spot on Team Canada at the world juniors.

WHL’s Rockets Reminiscent of 2009 Champs

The year was 2009. Jamie Benn and Tyler Myers had just returned from helping Canada capture its fifth straight gold medal at the World Junior Championship. The Calgary Flames, in […]

by · January 14, 2015 · 0 comments · CHL, WHL
Nick Ritchie (Terry Wilson / OHL Images)

OHL Trade Deadline: Flurry of Action as Contenders Stock Up

With the excitement of the World Junior Championships and the thrilling Canadian win in the rearview mirror, it’s back to business for the rest of junior hockey in the country. […]

by · January 12, 2015 · 0 comments · CHL, OHL
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Oilers’ Draisaitl Landing With WHL’s Rockets?

The rich appear to be getting richer in the Western Hockey League. The month-long rumour that Leon Draisaitl would follow his former junior teammate Josh Morrissey to the WHL-leading Kelowna […]

by · December 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, WHL
2015 World Juniors a Success for Denmark

2015 World Juniors a Success for Denmark

After playing their final game of the preliminary round at the World Junior Hockey Championship, the tournament can already be called a success for Denmark. On Tuesday the Danes played […]

Nic Petan [photo: David Chan]

Nic Petan: Killing Them Softly

Team Canada is only through their first two games of the tournament and already are looking to be a better squad than ones dressed over the past few years. The […]

Nikolaj Ehlers [photo: David Chan]

Ehlers and Bjorkstrand: Denmark’s Only Hope

Since the World Junior Championship changed its platform in 1995 from a round robin format to a playoff sequence to determine a winner, Denmark has made two insignificant appearances. The latest […]

Connor McDavid is the consensus number one prospect for the 2015 NHL Draft early in the season. (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

Canada’s Camp Full Of Quality Forwards

Depth, as always, will be a strength for Canada at the upcoming world junior tournament. That pertains to every position, but especially up front, with the plan to roll four […]

Zach Fucale [photo: David Chan]

Fucale vs. Comrie: Canada’s Goaltending Duel

Team Canada’s World Junior camp is well underway now with less than two weeks until Boxing Day. Though the team is waiting for decisions on some eligible players in the NHL, […]

Canada’s Defence To Be WHL Heavy

Canada’s Defence To Be WHL Heavy

Josh Morrissey and Madison Bowey were paired together on the opening day of Canada’s selection camp for the upcoming IIHF World Junior Championship. They may stay a tandem for the rest […]