Men’s hockey team named for 2022 Olympic Winter Games

Hockey Canada and the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) have announced the 25-player roster that has been nominated to represent Team Canada at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing, China. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Hockey Canada recognizes 23 players selected for 2022 IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship

Hockey Canada is proud to recognize the 23 players – three goaltenders, seven defence and 13 forwards – that would have represented Canada’s National Women’s Under-18 Team this month at the 2022 IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Paving a path

Nathan Sparks has always loved the game and through para hockey, has always been able to play. Even so, the 15-year-old has felt “singled out” at times, forced to play the game differently because he was born with arthrogryposis (causing issues with his joints and muscle weakness). Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

What the Assist Fund means to me: Laureen Crane

As a mother, I want to make my kids happy. Hockey makes them happy, and they have grown so much on and off the ice. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Helping in a time of need

The hockey community is unlike any other. In times of need, hockey families across the country have proved time and time again that they are ready and willing to help their communities. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Onward to the Olympics

Across the country, excitement is building for when Canada’s Men’s Olympic Team will take to the ice next month. In addition to those 23 players with the Maple Leaf on their chest, three Canadians have a chance to don black and white stripes in Beijing. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Bound for Beijing

As the start of the 2022 Olympic Winter Games draws closer, Canada’s Women’s Olympic Team is busy preparing to compete, but those 23 players won’t be the only Canadians on the ice in Beijing. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Hockey Canada names Men’s Olympic Team management group and coaching staff for Beijing 2022

With less than one month until the 2022 Olympic Winter Games, Hockey Canada has named the management group and coaching staff that will lead Canada’s Men’s Olympic Team in Beijing, China. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Women's hockey team named for 2022 Olympic Winter Games

Hockey Canada, in partnership with the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC), has announced the 23-player roster that has been nominated to represent Team Canada in women’s hockey at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games, Feb. 4-20 in Beijing, China. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

A Black and White Balancing Act

Working a full-time job while officiating can be a tricky balancing act. But what if you also add in being a full-time master’s student into the equation? Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Hockey Canada statement on 2022 IIHF World Junior Championship

The following is a joint statement on behalf Hockey Canada and the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) from Tom Renney, chief executive officer, Scott Smith, president and chief operating officer, and Luc Tardif, president of the IIHF, in response to the cancellation of the 2022 IIHF World Junior Championship. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Lessons from Latvia

It’s difficult to put a price on experience, but for a pair of players on Canada’s National Junior Team, they hope to prove it’s worth its weight in gold. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

World Juniors Recap: Canada 11, Austria 2

Connor Bedard (North Vancouver, B.C./Regina, WHL) became the youngest Canadian player to score a hat trick at the IIHF World Junior Championship on Tuesday night, recording four goals during an 11-2 victory over Austria. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Rivalry Series games cancelled in Edmonton and Red Deer

Following conversations between Hockey Canada and USA Hockey, the final two games of the Rivalry Series, originally scheduled for Edmonton and Red Deer, Alta., on Jan. 3 and Jan. 6, respectively, have been cancelled. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

World Juniors Preview: Canada vs. Austria

Looking to build off its come-from-behind tournament-opening win over the Czechs on Boxing Day, Canada’s National Junior Team is back on the ice Tuesday at the 2022 IIHF World Junior Championship for a rare meeting with Austria. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

World Juniors Recap: Canada 6, Czechia 3

Owen Power (Mississauga, Ont./University of Michigan, Big Ten) became the first defenceman in Team Canada history to record a hat trick in an IIHF World Junior Championship game as Canada’s National Junior Team defeated Czechia 6-3 on Sunday in its tournament opener. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Home ice and friendly faces

A unique aspect of the IIHF World Junior Championship is that the best players from teams across Canada come together in a new environment to compete on the international stage. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

World Juniors Preview: Canada vs. Czechia

It’s Boxing Day, which means the start of preliminary-round play at the IIHF World Junior Championship! Canada’s National Junior Team gets its quest for a 19th gold started against Czechia. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Hockey Canada statement on 2022 IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship

The following is a statement on behalf of Hockey Canada from Gina Kingsbury, director of women’s national teams, on the decision by the International Ice Hockey Federation to cancel the 2022 IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship: Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Proudly representing their peers

The three goaltenders with Canada’s National Junior Team will be wearing masks inspired by their National Women’s Team counterparts as part of the Janes ALL IN program. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more