A Benning on the blue-line

It was almost pre-ordained that Michael Benning was going to be a defenceman, and a good one. After all, it seems pretty much every branch of the Benning family tree includes a talented rearguard. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Canada takes silver at 2019 Canadian Tire Para Hockey Cup

Canada’s National Para Hockey Team finished with the silver medal at the 2019 Canadian Tire Para Hockey Cup after a tight 2-1 loss to the United States on Saturday night at the Paradise Double Ice Complex. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Eyes on the future in Dawson Creek

NHL Central Scouting has selected three players from each of the five teams competing in Dawson Creek, B.C., that it believes are players to watch at the 2019 World Junior A Challenge. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Ambassador Cozzolino

Dominic Cozzolino is using the platform afforded to him by visiting hospitals and helping causes such as Canadian Tire Jumpstart and The Code anti-bullying program. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Team Canada West names roster for 2019 World Junior A Challenge

Team Canada West has selected its final roster ahead of the 2019 World Junior A Challenge, and 22 players will wear the Maple Leaf in Dawson Creek, B.C., Dec. 7-15. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

By the numbers: NJT selection camp

Moving one step closer to the 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship, Hockey Canada has unveiled the 31 players who will attend Canada’s National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp beginning Dec. 9. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Hockey Canada unveils 31 players invited to National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp

With less than one month until the puck drops on the 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship, Hockey Canada has named the 31 players who have earned an invitation to Canada’s National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp, set for Dec. 9-12 in Oakville, Ont. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Fountain of knowledge

After a career that included the NHL, the Spengler Cup and pro leagues across Europe, Mike Fountain and his worldly experience have been invaluable for Team Canada. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Paradise ready to host 2019 Canadian Tire Para Hockey Cup

Paradise is set to open its doors to the world as four teams go for gold at the 2019 Canadian Tire Para Hockey Cup, Dec. 1-7. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Hockey Canada statement

The last three weeks have seen heartfelt discussion and debate around our game and its culture. Some of the discussion concerning, some of it positive and all of it valuable, showing how much the sport means to so many Canadians. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Canada’s roster unveiled for Rivalry Series games in December

Twenty-three of the nation’s top players have been named to Canada’s National Women’s Team for the first two games of the Rivalry Series, Dec. 14 in Hartford, Conn., and Dec. 17 in Moncton, N.B. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Team Canada East names roster for 2019 World Junior A Challenge

Team Canada East has selected its final roster ahead of the 2019 World Junior A Challenge, and 22 players are set to wear the Maple Leaf in Dawson Creek, B.C., Dec. 7-15. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Hockey Canada announces roster for 2020 IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship

Hockey Canada has unveiled the 23 players who will travel to Slovakia to defend Canada’s gold medal at the 2020 IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship, scheduled for Dec. 26-Jan. 2 in Bratislava. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Hockey Canada names management and coaching staff for 2019 Spengler Cup

In search of its 16th Spengler Cup championship, Hockey Canada has named Sean Burke (Windsor, Ont./Montreal, NHL) general manager of Canada’s National Men’s Team, while Shane Doan (Halkirk, Alta.) will serve as a member of the management group and Misha Donskov (London, Ont./Vegas, NHL) will serve as director of hockey operations and assistant coach for Read more

Cultivating safe and respectful sport

Fifteen years after he co-founded Respect Group Inc. alongside Memorial Cup champion and World Juniors gold medallist Sheldon Kennedy in April 2004, Wayne McNeil’s passion for eliminating bullying, abuse, harassment and discrimination (BAHD) in sport remains fervent. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Oakville to host Canada’s National Junior Team Sport Chek selection camp

Canada’s top junior talent will be in Oakville, Ont., from Dec. 9-12 for Canada’s National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp ahead of the 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Team Canada West unveils selection camp roster for 2019 World Junior A Challenge

The Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) and NHL Central Scouting have identified a list of 44 players who have been invited to Team Canada West selection camp in advance of the 2019 World Junior A Challenge in Dawson Creek, B.C. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Hockey Canada announces change to age-division names

At its Winter Congress this weekend in Montreal, the Hockey Canada membership approved a regulation change proposed by the board of directors to revise the naming of the age divisions used in minor hockey across Canada. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

My HCSA experience: Kailen Vandall

The Carlton Comprehensive Public High School student talks about his decision to enroll in the Hockey Canada Skills Academy, and how it has made him a better player. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

The power of hockey

At the Hockey Canada Skills Academy at St. Mary’s Catholic School, the goal isn’t creating pros – it’s creating an inclusive environment for a love of the game to thrive. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more