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1 hr ago | CBC News

How dearth of Canadian teams in NHL hockey playoffs will hit local economies

Big hockey games can generate a lot of revenue for bars and restaurants. But economists say while fans may not flood sports bars on game nights when a city doesn't have an NHL team in the playoffs, the economy of a city as whole is unlikely to suffer a major economic loss.


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5 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

Billerica High cell-out to help boy with leukemia worthy of a standing 'O'

When Glenn Corbett first told Billerica High School senior Tristan Lavalle to give up his phone for 30 days, Lavalle laughed at him.


Related Topix: Winter Sports, Sports, Olympic Hockey, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Alex Carpenter, Bob Carpenter, NHL Players

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Inexperienced Blue Jackets aren't intimidated

Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman James Wisniewski has been around the NHL long enough to know sometimes experience can be overrated.


Related Topix: Sports, Columbus Blue Jackets, NHL Central Division, NHL Eastern Conference, Winter Sports

San Jose Mercury News

'Miracle on Ice' gold auction

One of the Olympic gold medals earned after the famed "Miracle on Ice" hockey game in 1980 will be auctioned beginning next week.


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SLAM! Sports

Don't expect high-scoring hockey from Red Wings, Bruins

The Detroit Red Wings coach certainly doesn't expect that type of hockey from the Boston Bruins when their best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarterfinal series opens up Friday night at TD Garden.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, Daniel Paille, Chris Kelly, NHL Players, Winter Sports, NHL Northeast Divison, NHL Eastern Conference

Virtanen leads Canada to 3-1 win at World U-18 Hockey Championship

According to the Hockey Canada website , Jake Virtanen of the Calgary Hitmen scored twice on Thursday as Canada defeated Sweden 3-1 at the 2014 International Ice Hockey Federation U18 World Championship in Lappeenranta and Imatra, Finland.


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Red Eye Chicago

In underwater hockey, hitting bottom is the point

Rachel Carrington darted toward the sliding puck to block it with her stick and prevent her opponent from scoring in the hockey game.


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Denver Post

Avalanche and Paul Stastny smokin' hot in Game 1

There's no truth to the rumor that Game 1 of this playoff series between the Avs and the Minnesota Wild was why marijuana was legalized in Colorado.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Hockey, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Paul Stastny (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Erik Johnson (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Semyon Varlamov (2010 Vancouver Olympics)

Thu Apr 17, 2014

WGR-AM Buffalo

Two Sabres will play more hockey this season

Team Canada has announced its roster for the World Championships. Both defenseman Tyler Myers and winger Cody Hodgson have made the team.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Buffalo Sabres, Cody Hodgson, Tyler Ennis, Jhonas Enroth, Tyler Myers, NHL Players, Winter Sports

Hockey Canada announces first 20 players for world championship

Edmonton Oilers goalie Ben Scrivens is scored on by the Colorado Avalanche during third period NHL hockey action in Edmonton, Alta., on Tuesday April 8, 2014.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Edmonton Oilers, NHL Northwest Division, Ben Scrivens, NHL Players, Winter Sports, Ottawa Senators, Marc Methot

The Miami Herald

Blue Jackets' Richards and Penguins' Bylsma go back as colleagues and friends

Heading into the 2006-07 season, coach Todd Richards cast a net for an assistant coach with the Penguins' American Hockey League affiliate, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.


Surrey Leader

Wotherspoon will play for Canada

Cloverdale native Parker Wotherspoon of the Tri-City Americans is playing for Canada at the Under-18 World Championships in Finland.


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Star Tribune

Olympian puts his 'Miracle on Ice' gold medal on auction block

Mark Pavelich, an Iron Ranger who helped Team USA beat the Soviets on the way to Olympic gold in 1980, is selling his medal through a Dallas auction house.


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Pique News Magazine

Hockey's not the only sport leaving CBC

For most nostalgic hockey fans in this country, the end of Hockey Night in Canada as we know it pulls at the heartstrings.


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CBC News

Dave Tippett to coach Canadian men at hockey worlds

Coyotes head coach Dave Tippettm an assistant coach for Canada at the 2009 and 2013 world hockey championship, has been promoted to head coach for next month's tourney in Minsk, Belarus.


Related Topix: Winter Sports, Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Pacific Division, Phoenix Coyotes, Sean Monahan, NHL Players, Toronto Maple Leafs, James Reimer, Morgan Rielly

Wed Apr 16, 2014

North Vancouver dad charged with threatening 10-year-old hockey player

A multi-story ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast Wednesday, leaving nearly 300 people missing despite a frantic, hours-long rescue by ships and helicopters.


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Swindon Advertiser

Ice Hockey: Wildcats star Lyle plans to retire after one more year

VETERAN netminder Stevie Lyle is planning a swansong year at Swindon Wildcats as he plans to bring his illustrious playing career to end in 2015.


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Contra Costa Times

Sharks' Marty Havlat, Jason Demers healthy for this playoff run

Forward Marty Havlat's playoff experience from last season amounted to two games and 11 total shifts.


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Cape Breton Post

Olympic hockey champions join wounded soldiers on march to North Pole

Olympic women's hockey team captain Caroline Ouellette and goaltender Genevieve Lacasse are joining wounded Canadian soldiers on an expedition to the magnetic North Pole.


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Edmonton Journal

Cult of Hockey: Anton Belov parts ways with Edmonton Oilers, returns to KHL

The Anton Belov experiment is officially over after just one NHL season, according to Dmitry Chesnokov, a well-connected contributor to Puck Daddy and TSN.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Edmonton Oilers, Anton Belov, NHL Players, Martin Marincin, Jeff Petry, Craig MacTavish, Winter Sports