A chance to challenge

After a weekend of spirited discussion about the women’s game, there was one key take away for Amy Walsh. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Paying it forward

When the Provincial Women’s Hockey League season shut down in mid-December, Steve Dempsey, head coach of the Central York Junior Panthers, needed ways to keep his players engaged. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

25 players selected to represent Canada at 2021 IIHF World Championship

Hockey Canada has unveiled the 25 players named to Canada’s National Men’s Team for the 2021 IIHF World Championship, May 21-June 6 in Riga, Latvia. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Troy Ryan to lead Canada’s Women’s Olympic Team in Beijing

Hockey Canada has solidified its coaching staff for the Women’s Olympic Team, one day after unveiling the 28 players selected to centralize in Calgary in preparation for the 2022 Olympic Winter Games, Feb. 4-20 in Beijing, China. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

An unexpected journey

When Susana Yuen tried out for her first hockey team at the age of 18, she didn’t even own shoulder pads. The long-time ringette player had never needed them. But there was a set in her brother’s hockey bag. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Canada’s National Women’s Team unveils Olympic centralization roster

Hockey Canada announced Wednesday the 28 players chosen to centralize in Calgary with Canada’s National Women’s Team for the 2021-22 season, leading up to the 2022 Olympic Winter Games, Feb. 4-20 in Beijing, China. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

U18 Worlds Recap: Canada 5, Russia 3

Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 Team won its fourth gold medal and first since 2013 at the IIHF U18 World Championship on Thursday night, defeating Russia 5-3 in another classic for the ages between these two powerhouse hockey nations. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Canada wins gold at 2021 IIHF U18 World Championship

For the first time since 2013, Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 Team has won gold at the IIHF U18 World Championship, defeating Russia 5-3 in the gold medal game on Thursday night. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

U18 Worlds Preview: Canada vs. Russia

Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 Team is set to contest the gold medal at the 2021 IIHF U18 World Championship on Thursday against Russia in a highly-anticipated final between the tournament’s two most-potent attacks. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

U18 Worlds Recap: Canada 8, Sweden 1

FRISCO, Texas – A hat trick from Connor Bedard (North Vancouver, B.C./Regina, WHL) and a four-point performance from Shane Wright (Burlington, Ont./Kingston, OHL) assured Canada a spot in the gold medal game at the 2021 IIHF U18 World Championship with an 8-1 semifinal victory over Sweden on Wednesday night. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

U18 Worlds Recap: Canada 10, Czech Republic 3

Connor Bedard (North Vancouver, B.C./Regina, WHL) led the way in the quarterfinals Monday at the 2021 IIHF U18 World Championship, posting two goals and three assists to send Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 Team through to the semifinals with a 10-3 win over the Czech Republic. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

U18 Worlds Preview: Canada vs. Czech Republic

Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 Team needs its perfect streak at the IIHF U18 World Championship to remain intact from here on out. It’s a clean slate for all eight nations that enter the playoff round on Monday, but one lapse at this point of the tournament could mean a ticket out of Texas. Retrieved from Read more

U18 Worlds Recap: Canada 5, Belarus 2

Shane Wright (Burlington, Ont./Kingston, OHL) and Mason McTavish (Carp, Ont./Peterborough, OHL) recorded a pair of goals each as Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 Team completed its run through the preliminary round Saturday at the 2021 IIHF U18 World Championship with a 5-2 win over Belarus. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

U18 Worlds Preview: Canada vs. Belarus

Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 Team is set to close out its Group A schedule at the 2021 IIHF U18 World Championship on Saturday night against Belarus, with final placement in the group ahead of Monday’s quarterfinals still to be determined. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

U18 Worlds Recap: Canada 7, Switzerland 0

After a winning result against Latvia might not have matched the effort on Wednesday, Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 Team responded with a complete performance in a 7-0 shutout win over Switzerland on Friday to preserve its unbeaten record and secure top spot in Group A at the 2021 IIHF U18 World Championship. Retrieved from Hockey Read more

Taking stock overseas

McTavish and Othmann are two of the seven players on Canada’s roster at the 2021 IIHF U18 World Championship who landed extra experience training and competing with European clubs this season in the absence of Major Junior hockey, joining Connor Bedard (HV71/Sweden), Brandt Clarke (HC Nove Zamky/Slovakia), Brett Harrison (Koovee Tampere/Finland), Francesco Pinelli (HDD Jesenice/Slovenia) Read more

U18 Worlds Preview: Canada vs. Switzerland

Two very contrasting contests to open the 2021 IIHF U18 World Championship have shown Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 Team that there are no easy games. Following an off-day Thursday, Canada returns recharged and ready to build on its unbeaten start when it takes to the ice for its third Group A match-up against Switzerland. Retrieved Read more

U18 Worlds Recap: Canada 4, Latvia 2

Latvia was resilient all night, but 52 shots and a pair of goals from Mason McTavish (Carp, Ont./Peterborough, OHL) were enough to help see Canada through to a 4-2 victory and improve to 2-0 in Group A action at the 2021 IIHF U18 World Championship. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Gerard Gallant named head coach of Canada’s National Men’s Team for 2021 IIHF World Championship

Hockey Canada is leaning on a National Hockey League coaching veteran to guide Canada’s National Men’s Team at the 2021 IIHF World Championship, May 21-June 6 in Riga, Latvia. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Son of Davidson

Head southeast out of Saskatoon towards Regina on Highway 11 and you’ll pass the small farming town of Davidson about 104 kilometres into your journey. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more