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Led by Kevin Lankinen, Finland takes gold at World Championships

As it turned out, nobody had better team chemistry than Finland. It didn’t matter that they lacked proven NHL stars. Suomi more than made up for it with good overall play and stellar goaltending from hero Kevin Lankinen. That was … Continue reading

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Jack Hughes has best game in Team USA elimination at Worlds

It was quarterfinal day at the World Championships in Slovakia. Two of the four games went to overtime. Three were decided by a goal. That included Team USA against Russia. A game won by the more skilled Russians, 4-3. It’s … Continue reading

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Keeping track of the WJC 2019

In case you’re not up to speed, the 2019 World Junior Championship is here. Three days of preliminary action have already been completed. This year’s marquis hockey prospect event is taking place in Vancouver. Games can be seen on NHL … Continue reading

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A Salute To Number 68! Saying goodbye to all-time great Jagr is not easy

If this truly is it for Jaromir Jagr, we are saying goodbye to a true hockey legend in every sense of the word. The ageless all-time great has been one in a million. A Eurostar who made hockey so much … Continue reading

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Crosby leads Canada past Russia into World Cup Finals

Sidney Crosby led #Canada to a 5-3 win over #Russia advancing to the #WCH2016 Finals. Continue reading

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WCH2016: Sweden holds off Ovechkin, Russia 2-1

Sweden was the better team and held off Ovechkin and Russia in the final frantic minute to win 2-1. #WCH2016 Continue reading

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Fan overreaction over World Cup silly

Twenty years later, the World Cup of Hockey returns for an exciting tournament. Why the overreaction of some shouldn’t ruin it. Continue reading

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Body Checks: Datsyuk says goodbye to Red Wings

New Post: Pavel Datsyuk will go down as one of the most complete players of all-time. A tribute to him. #PavelDatsyuk Continue reading

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WJC2016: USA falls to Russia 2-1 in semis

There won’t be gold for Auston Matthews and Team USA in Finland. Instead, they’ll play for the bronze tomorrow against Sweden after falling to Russia in the semifinals 2-1 at the Under 20 World Junior Championship. Russia advances to the … Continue reading

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2016 World Cup of Hockey brings excitement

Next year, the World Cup of Hockey returns. Today, the schedule was announced. The 2016 World Cup takes place between September 17 to October 1. It’ll feature eight teams- Team Canada, Team Czech Republic, Team Finland, Team Russia, Team Sweden, … Continue reading

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