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Russia fined $85,000 for deliberately leaving ice before Canadian anthem at world hockey championship

ZURICH — The Russian Hockey Federation was fined Monday over the national team snubbing Canada’s victory celebrations after the world championship final.

The sport’s governing body, IIHF, said the Russian players deliberately left the ice before Canada’s national anthem was played after a signal from captain Ilya Kovalchuk. 355 more words


Canadian roundup: record, trophy, medals & closing in on Rio

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Canadian athletes spent the weekend making the record books, standing on podiums, getting closer to an Olympic dream and bringing home an elusive trophy. 442 more words


Smith shuts out Czech Republic, Canada advances to gold-medal game

PRAGUE – Canada will play for the gold medal at the 2015 world hockey championships after defeating the Czech Republic 2-0 on Saturday at O2 Arena. 773 more words


IIHF Says It Won't Be Easy Getting NHL Players At 2018 Olympics

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SOCHI, Russia (CBSMiami/AP) – For many in the younger generations, it’s difficult to picture ice hockey at the Winter Olympics without professional players taking part. 300 more words


NHL Players Might Not Participate In 2018 Winter Olympics

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SOCHI, Russia (AP) – International Ice Hockey Federation president Rene Fasel says it will “not be easy” to reach a deal for NHL players to compete at the 2018 Winter Olympics. 112 more words


Press Release: Sportsnet Acquires Exclusive Canadian English-Language Multimedia Rights to 2016 World Cup of Hockey

TORONTO (March 4, 2015) The greatest hockey players in the game today will be descending on Toronto in 2016, and Sportsnet will be providing Canadians with some of the best seats in the house. 217 more words


Corbo captures first aerials World Cup medal

A thrilling week continued for the nation’s freestyle skiers, with Melissa Corbo capturing her first World Cup medal in aerials on Friday in Lake Placid. 190 more words