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Hockey's expanding international reach proves that it's a small world after all

How much is hockey becoming a truly international sport?

I came across a YouTube video from 2012 – before this blog was created – on the… 497 more words

‘She's just that train on the tracks’: Jennifer Wakefield's booming shot powers Canada

KAMLOOPS — A Swedish newspaper referred to Jennifer Wakefield’s departure from her club squad to Team Canada for these IIHF world championships as a “nightmare.” 1,064 more words

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Canadians respond with eight-goal outburst in win over Russia at women's worlds

KAMLOOPS – Laura Schuler apparently has a knack for intermission speeches.

Coach Schuler’s Team Canada scored five times in the first 5:20 of the second period, turning a 1-0 Russia lead into a romp for the home side here at the Sandman Centre on the second day of the IIHF women’s hockey world championship. 543 more words

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2016 Women's World Hockey Championship schedule

The IIHF Women’s World Hockey Championship begins Monday in Kamloops.

The Province’s Steve Ewen is there. Follow him on twitter: @steveewen 168 more words

Hockey

Boudnikov brothers are ready for first taste of international hockey

The Regina Capitals of the South Saskatchewan Minor Hockey League will soon be without their two international stars, Dani and Michael Boudnikov.

Both players will be representing their former home country, Israel, in International Ice Hockey Federation third-division men’s under-20 and under-18 world-championship tournaments. 566 more words

Hockey

Flames GM keeps keen eye on World Junior prospects

Now they go back.

Brandon Hickey to the Boston University Terriers.

Mason McDonald to the Charlottetown Islanders.

And, for their future employers, the assessment continues. 883 more words

Calgary Flames

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First, as a fan, let me get this out of the way.

Credit: YouTube user Retro Pep.

The NHL is on the forefront of innovation when it comes to trying out something new in sports, like when wooden sticks were replaced with composite sticks, or the latest version of the Reebok Edge jerseys debuted (they’re lighter than the previous sweaters). 683 more words