Post Tagged with: "Team Canada"

P.K. Subban. (Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports)

Team Canada 2014: Big Games and Big Pressure

In the pantheon of sports, the gold medal game of the Winter Olympics men’s hockey competition sits up there as one of the most prestigious – and pressure-packed – situations […]

by · August 27, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics
Sidney Crosby is one of many Team Canada hopefuls high on talent, but low on international ice experience. (VancityAllie/Flickr)

Team Canada 2014: Will Big Ice Experience Factor In?

The hockey world descended in on Canada Olympic Park in Calgary on Sunday as planning for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia began in earnest. Prime on the agenda? […]

by · August 26, 2013 · 3 comments · Olympics
Indisputable Number One: Martin Brodeur

Jagr to Brodeur – Gems from the 1990 Entry Draft

It is with incredible irony that from the 1990 NHL Entry Draft, two of the NHL’s longest serving players, Czech forward Jaromir Jagr and Canadian goaltending legend Martin Brodeur, are […]

by · July 31, 2013 · 1 comment · Hockey History
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Nine Ducks Given Mighty Opportunity

The lists of Olympic Camp Invitees were announced on Monday, and there was no shortage of Ducks.  In total, nine Ducks were invited, spanning across the five rosters, including three […]

by · July 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks, International Hockey, Olympics
Chris Bigras [photo: David Chan]

Chris Bigras – The Next Ones: NHL 2013 Draft Prospect Profile

Chris Bigras THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 2/22/1995 Place of birth: Orillia, Ontario Ht: 6’0″     Wt: 187 lbs Shoots: Left Position: D NHL Draft Eligibility: 2013 Twitter: @Chris_Bigras THW The Next Ones […]

by · June 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Will Jordan Subban join brother Malcolm with the Boston Bruins at the 2013 NHL Draft (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

Jordan Subban – The Next Ones: NHL 2013 Draft Prospect Profile

Jordan Subban THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 3/3/1995 Place of birth: Rexdale, Ontario Ht: 5’9″     Wt: 176 lbs Shoots: Right Position: D NHL Draft Eligibility: 2013 Twitter: @jordansubban THW The Next Ones […]

by · June 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · NHL Entry Draft
Does Marc Methot have a chance to play for the Canadian Olympic Team?

Marc Methot: A Serious Canadian Olympic Candidate?

Marc Methot has come a long way since his Junior A days playing for the Kanata Valley Lasers. A steady stay-at-home defenseman for the Lasers, he transitioned perfectly to major junior and continued to play his hardnosed style.

by · May 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics, Ottawa Senators
Connor McDavid: 2015 NHL Draft Eligible forward will be relied upon for offense for Team Canada at the 2013 World Junior Hockey Championship. (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

NHL Draft Radar: Team Canada U18 Projected Roster

Guest post by Eldon MacDonald (edited by @ChrisRalphTHW)   I thought that I would take a stab at projecting Team Canada’s U18 team for the upcoming U18 World Championship, commencing […]

by · April 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, NHL Entry Draft
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A Tribute to Jarome Iginla’s Best Moments

It’s over.  The post-Jarome Iginla era in Calgary has officially begun.     Iginla was shipped out by General Manager Jay Feaster last night to the Pittsburgh Penguins in return […]

by · March 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames, Hockey History, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Sidney Crosby is one of many Team Canada hopefuls high on talent, but low on international ice experience. (VancityAllie/Flickr)

2014 Olympic Preview: Can Goaltending Concerns Cost Canada Gold?

Past Previews: Team Czech Republic Team Finland Team Sweden Team Russia Team Canada won the game they had to win, defeating the arch-rival Team USA in the gold medal game of the […]

by · March 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics
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Greg Westlake: For The Love Of The Game

Ice hockey. Most Canadians, to some extent, love the game and play a role in it. For Greg Westlake, that role is the Captain of Team Canada’s ice sledge hockey […]

by · February 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Player Profiles
Can Fleury rebound in 2013-14? (Flickr/wstera)

2013: An Olympic Audition for Canadian Goalies

  Going on the assumption that the NHL and NHLPA come to an agreement to send their players to the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia (and yes, that […]