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Hockey Canada hopes lower prices will boost World Juniors in Montreal

Canadian hockey officials don’t want great swaths of empty seats at the Bell Centre at this year’s World Junior Hockey Championship.

Hockey Canada president Tom Renney hopes lower ticket prices and a better sales strategy will fill more seats when the annual holiday season event returns to Montreal’s Bell Centre and Toronto next month. 602 more words


Argument against paying junior hockey players evokes another league that fought compensation — the NHL

The IIHF confirmed on Friday that the next edition of the World Junior Hockey Championship to be played outside Canada will include an outdoor game between the United States and Canada. 824 more words


Kaitlin Willoughby makes Canadian Universiade Team

When the Canadian athletes head to the 2017 Winter Universiade at the end of January, the University of Saskatchewan’s Kaitlin Willoughby will be among them as a member of the women’s hockey team. 284 more words

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Team Europe's Ralph Krueger wears two coaching hats

QUEBEC — When Team Europe went looking for a head coach, the logical choice was Ralph Krueger.

An internationalist, Krueger has straddled the worlds of European and North American hockey. 721 more words


Maschmeyer emerging as a threat for Team Canada's No. 1 goalie

Alex Carpenter’s goal was the kind nightmares are made of; the kind that keeps you up at night wondering and analyzing what went wrong.

The 2016 IIHF women’s world championships, the biggest game outside of the Olympics. 671 more words


Australian Ice Hockey growing with each skate

The Australian Ice Hockey League (AIHL) kicked off its 2016 season with a blockbuster game down at Docklands on the 23rd of April.

However before the game at the… 506 more words

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