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Visiting Ice edge Hitmen in playoff opener

Luke Philp continued his hot hand against the Calgary Hitmen on Friday.

After counting six goals and adding five assists in seven regular-season games against the Hitmen, Philp scored twice and set up another to lead his Kootenay Ice to a 4-3 win in Game 1 of the WHL Eastern Conference quarter-final series between the two rivals. 677 more words


2015 NCAA Men's Division I Ice Hockey Championship on TSN

The top sixteen NCAA ice hockey teams compete beginning today for the championship and all games will be broadcast by TSN. The regional semifinals run today until Sunday and then the Frozen Four semifinals plus championship takes place April 9–11. 156 more words

Junior Hockey

AJHL playoffs: Former Hitmen forward Chase Clayton thriving with Brooks Bandits

Chase Clayton found himself as the odd man out with the Saskatoon Blades at the beginning of the season.

Fast forward seven months and Clayton has become a key contributor for the Brooks Bandits during their Alberta Junior Hockey League playoff drive. 696 more words


Gatineau opens QMJHL playoffs on road against Blainville-Boisbriand

Seven weeks ago the Gatineau Olympiques were in danger of missing the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League playoffs for the first time in more than three decades as they were one rung above the basement floor in the overall standings. 620 more words

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Oil Kings, Wheat Kings goalies keyed in, but not on each other heading into playoff series

There’s something about being out there on your own as an athlete in a team sport that leaves you open to quirks.

You see it with kickers in football, with pitchers in baseball and of course, with goalies in hockey. 625 more words


Claude Noel talks about what he learned coaching the WHL Giants, his future and Tyler Benson

The Vancouver Giants had their exit interviews on Sunday in Ladner. Coach Claude Noel took a break during the day to talk to the media. 685 more words