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Shea McAleese chills out at home in Napier in between fulfilling his Olympic ambassador's role in schools and meeting the international demands of playing hockey.
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Walter Gretzky remained optimistic as San Jose was driving the final nail in the Vancouver Canucks' coffin during Game 4 of their first-round matchup.
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The University of Cincinnati baseball team may be mediocre on the field, but they are true artists of the modern videobomb .
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It's been a full five days since the world learned of a video allegedly showing Toronto's mayor, Rob Ford, smoking crack cocaine , and Ford has yet to answer a single question about the allegation.
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Vandyk on national team ladder. Julia Vandyk participated in the national women's program's strength and conditioning camp and is off to the national team's goaltender camp next month in hopes of landing a spot in the main August camp for the under-18 team.
All 30 teams in the NHL view the NHL draft the same way. The idea is to draft a player that can be groomed, within a team's particular system, into an effective NHL player.
The public broadcaster says eight rugged hockey players and eight figure skating stars will shimmy their way through ice dancing contests as part of the upcoming 2013-2014 broadcast lineup.
Vancouver Canucks' head coach Alain Vigneault reacts on the bench near the end of the third period during the team's 5-2 loss to the Detroit Red Wings during an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., on Saturday March 16, 2013.
Jeremy White firstname.lastname@example.org www.twitter.com/JeremyWGR Rated as the 2nd overall European skater by NHL Central Scouting, Valeri Nichushkin just finished up his first season in the KHL, and has taken home Rookie of the Year honors.
According to the Canadian Press , Ty Rattie of Airdrie, Alberta and Calgary Flames' prospect Tyler Wotherspoon both played an instrumental role in leading the Portland Winterhawks to their first victory at the 2013 Mastercard Memorial Cup .
In the last few years, Clovechok, who is Mr. Hockey in these parts, has been part of induction ceremonies held by the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame in Red Deer and the B.C. Sports Hall of Fame in Vancouver.
When Predators forward Craig Smith put on his red, white and blue jersey for Team USA at the IIHF World Championships the last three summers, there seemed to be a sudden shift in his overall play.
Ron Toigo was awarded the rights to a Western Hockey League expansion franchise more than a decade ago, he pledged to bring more than junior hockey to town.
Apr 9, 2013; St. Paul, MN, USA; Minnesota Wild forward Mikael Granlund against the Chicago Blackhawks at the Xcel Energy Center.
Music is a tough business. Thousands of artists are writing and performing tens of thousands of songs every day for little to no wage, trying to strike it big and gain some degree of relevance.
Don Power has written about sports in Newfoundland and Labrador for more than two decades, and has extensive coaching experience in hockey.