Out of nowhere

Brett Leason has always stood out on the hockey rink. At a mammoth six-foot-four and 200 pounds and still a teenager, he’s hard to overlook based purely on physical stature. But over the last year it’s his skills and what he’s doing with that size on the ice that’s attracting more attention. As a member […]

Doing it for Logan

Logan Hunter always told Ian Mitchell that when Mitchell inevitably made Canada’s National Junior Team, he’d travel wherever he had to go to support his best friend. Then April 6 happened and those plans changed … sort of. Hunter was one of the 16 victims of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash that devastated the Saskatchewan […]

Hockey Canada, Brizi team up to reinvent memories at World Juniors

VANCOUVER, B.C. – Hockey Canada is leading the way in fan experience innovation by bringing BriziCam to the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship, the first time the Brizi technology will be used in Canada. Brizi will enable fans to tap into robotic cameras at Rogers Arena to capture the ultimate group memory this holiday season. […]

Hockey Canada, Brizi reinvent memories at World Juniors

VANCOUVER, B.C. – Hockey Canada is leading the way in fan experience innovation by bringing BriziCam to the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship, the first time the Brizi technology will be used in Canada. Brizi will enable fans to tap into robotic cameras at Rogers Arena to capture the ultimate group memory this holiday season. […]

Canada edged in shootout at 2018 Spengler Cup

DAVOS, Switzerland – Canada’s National Men’s Team has finished second at the 2018 Spengler Cup, dropping a narrow 2-1 decision to KalPa Kuopio in the championship game Monday after an eight-round shootout. It is the 10th time the Canadians have finished as the runner-up at the annual tournament (1985, 1988, 1990, 2000, 2001, 2005, 2006, […]

Born and raised

The people have spoken, and the Hunter Brothers are the voice of the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship. The band’s song Born and Raised was selected as the official anthem for the tournament, edging out fellow Canadian acts The Strumbellas, Monster Truck and The Glorious Sons in a contest run by SiriusXM Canada, the official […]

B.C. at the World Juniors – No. 1: Carey Price

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. 1 – CAREY PRICE Hometown: Anahim Lake, B.C.Minor Hockey Association: Williams Lake MHA […]

Hockey Canada selects 25 players for 2018 Spengler Cup

CALGARY, Alta. – Twenty-five players will wear the Maple Leaf with Canada’s National Men’s Team at the 2018 Spengler Cup, Dec. 26-31 in Davos, Switzerland. Canada has won the Spengler Cup, the oldest club tournament in the world, the last three years, and will look to win a fourth straight championship for the first time […]

Hockey Canada and Fanatics come together

CALGARY & SILICON VALLEY – Hockey Canada and Fanatics, the global leader for licensed sports merchandise, today announced a long-term, multichannel agreement which aims to bring fans throughout Canada and beyond a significantly expanded retail experience. The wide-sweeping deal will grant Fanatics exclusive rights across Hockey Canada ecommerce and on-site retail channels and will also […]