Top 5 BC CSSHL Bantam teams at 41st John Reid Memorial

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  January 16, 2019 The 41st John Reid Memorial, St. Albert Bantam AAA Tournament gets underway tomorrow at 8:00 AM sharp with Delta Wild Academy Green kicking things off vs the Lloydminster Bobcats. The tournament arguably hosts the most competitive teams in Western Canada and USA, and is heavily scouted by WHL and NCAA. The […]

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Four PoE players return with IIHF U18 World Women’s gold

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  January 14, 2019 Four Canadian Sport School Hockey League student athletes are returning home with gold medals. Anne Cherkowski (Vernon, BC), Stephanie Markowski (Edmonton, AB), Danielle Serdachny (Edmonton, AB), Rachel Weiss (Calgary, AB) and Canada’s National Women’s Under-18 Team were 3-2 overtime winners over the United States in the gold medal game at the […]

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NE Chiefs lose heartbreaker at Mac’s Calgary tourney

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  January 8, 2019 The last hope for a BC run at the this year’s Mac’s Midget AAA World Invitational championship, ended with a 4-3 Vancouver NE Chiefs quarter final loss to the New York Jr. Islanders on New Year’s Eve afternoon. The Islanders would lose their semi-final vs the eventual winner, St. Albert Nektar Data […]

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US Top Teams at Richmond this year, tourney wrap

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      January 8, 2019 The 38th annual Richmond International Bantam Midget Hockey Tournament wrapped up on New Years Eve, with two USA-based teams winning the top two midget divisions. The Sno Kings U16 T1 team took the Midget AAA division, downing Portland Jr. Winterhawks 7-0 in the final, while the Arizona Jr. Sun […]

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Ian Mitchell – Logan Hunter

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January 4, 2018 by Jason La Rose, Hockey Canada 12.31.18 Ian Mitchell lost his best friend in the Humboldt tragedy; now the “kid from Calahoo” is playing for more than just a gold medal in Vancouver Logan Hunter always told Ian Mitchell that when Mitchell inevitably made Canada’s National Junior Team, he’d travel wherever he […]

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WJC – Canada out, as Finns tie late and win in OT

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    Canada goalie Michael DiPietro, front, kneels on the ice after Finland eliminated Canada with an overtime win in their world junior hockey championship quarter-final in Vancouver on Wednesday. (Darryl Dyck/Canadian Press)     Just 47 seconds from going to semifinals, host team going home after quarter-final loss Gemma Karstens-Smith · The Canadian Press […]

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WJC – Captain Comtois’ UFC inspired pump-up is a big hit

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          December 31, 2018 Frank Seravalli, TSN Senior Hockey Reporter VANCOUVER — When Maxime Comtois first began shouting his Bruce Buffer-inspired, UFC-style pregame pump up in the tunnel, the rest of Team Canada didn’t know exactly how to react. “I didn’t know what was going on,” forward Shane Bowers said. “I […]

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Cariboo lead 5 BCMML Teams in Mac’s Calgary tourney

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  December 28, 2018 This year’s Mac’s Midget AAA World Invitational, held annually in Calgary since 1978, again features the top five BC Major Midget Teams, in the 25 team male division. The BC teams include the #1 Fraser Valley Thunderbirds (19-3-1-1), from Abbotsford; the #2 Cariboo Cougars (16-5-3-0) from Prince George; the #3 Vancouver North […]

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Canada up 2-0 in WJC so far, next up Czechs

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  December 28,  2018 Vancouver, British Columbia After an almost embarrassing 14-0 blowout of Denmark in their World Junior Championship opener on Boxing Day, Canada faced a much tougher adversary in Switzerland last night, coming away with a 3-2 decision, after a late goal from the Swiss made things interesting. Canada will play two more games […]

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Canada downs Slovaks 6-1 in final WJC prelim

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  December 22, 2018 Jason La Rose VICTORIA, B.C. – Cody Glass (Winnipeg, Man./Portland, WHL) had a goal and two assists for the second game in a row, and Canada’s National Junior Team rode a big first period to a 6-1 win over Slovakia on Friday night ahead of the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship. […]

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2019 World Juniors – Team reviews

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  Jack Hughes, Canadian fan, Filip Zadina   December 21, 2018 by Steve Kournianos, The Sporting News The IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship, known colloquially as the World Juniors, is hockey’s premier annual prospect event that gives us the feel of playoff intensity smack in the middle of the NHL season. For many, it’s the […]

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Bieska captains Spengler Cup Team, Fabbro, Zucale add youth

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  December 21, 2018 By Rob Williams, Daily Hive Hockey Canada released its Spengler Cup roster on Thursday and there are a number of familiar names to be seen. Kevin Bieksa headlines the group, as the former Vancouver Canucks and Anaheim Ducks defenceman plays what will likely be his final games of competitive hockey. Other […]

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CJHL announces Prospects Game Rosters – 11 BCHL invites

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Prospects Game goes Tuesday, Jan. 22 in Okotoks, Alta. CALGARY- The Canadian Junior Hockey League, in partnership with the National Hockey League and Hockey Canada, as well as in conjunction with NHL Central Scouting, announced Tuesday the playing rosters for the upcoming CJHL Prospects Game, which will be held on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 7:30 […]

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Hockey Canada unveils WJC Poster

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    by Jason La Rose The 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship host committee has launched the look that will splashed across Vancouver and Victoria during the holiday tournament. The ‘Canadiana’ branding ties into the #REPRESENT theme that has been front and centre since tickets were launched for the World Juniors just over a year […]

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