B.C. at the World Juniors – No. 3: Russ Courtnall

With the IIHF World Junior Championship back in British Columbia for the first time in 13 years and B.C. Hockey celebrating its 100th anniversary, we asked the question … what are the best performances by B.C. natives in World Juniors history? NO. 3 – RUSS COURTNALL Hometown: Duncan, B.C.Minor Hockey Association: Victoria Racquet Club 1984 […]

Eyes on the future in Bonnyville

Who will be looked upon in the dying minutes of a tie game? Who will be counted upon to provide leadership on the long road to a national title? Who will make the key pass? Score the big goal? Make the huge save? NHL Central Scouting has selected three players from each of the five […]

CANADA CLAIMS SILVER AT CANADIAN TIRE PARA HOCKEY

LONDON, Ont. – Canada’s National Para Hockey Team took home their  sixth silver medal at the Canadian Tire Para Hockey Cup, after a back-and-forth 5-4 loss to the United States Saturday night at the Western Fair Sports Centre. “We’ve got a new team here, a lot of young players,” said head coach Ken Babey (Saskatoon, […]

B.C. at the World Juniors – No. 5: Mark Morrison

With the IIHF World Junior Championship back in British Columbia for the first time in 13 years and B.C. Hockey celebrating its 100th anniversary, we asked the question … what are the best performances by B.C. natives in World Juniors history? NO. 5 – MARK MORRISON Hometown: Delta, B.C.Minor Hockey Association: — 1982 IIHF World […]

IIHF World Junior Championship Returns to Alberta

EDMONTON, Alta. – The world’s best junior hockey players will be skating for gold on Alberta ice at the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship. Hockey Canada, in partnership with the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), has awarded the 45th edition of the international tournament to the cities of Edmonton and Red Deer. “To return to Alberta […]

Canadian goalie mask designs on display at 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship

CALGARY, Alta. – The creative minds and artwork of two Canadian hockey fans will be front and centre at the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship in Vancouver and Victoria, with their winning sketches having been selected as the fan favourites in the Design-A-Mask contest, hosted by Hockey Canada partners Boston Pizza and Bauer. Canada’s National Junior […]