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New hockey doc puts spotlight on Stanley Cup-winning 'Ukes'
The Flying Frenchmen, the Russian Revolution, Super Swedes, the struggles of Black players, a German-heavy 2020 NHL draft — all are part of seeking identity in hockey’s ever-changing demographic. But never forget the Ukes , title ...
Maple Leafs sign Ilya Mikheyev to two-year extension
Ilya Mikheyev not only avoided an arbitration date on Wednesday, he’ll be a Maple Leaf at least two more years. Late Tuesday, the 25-year-old winger signed for two years at $1.645 million. After his roller-coaster first season, there was ...
Flames legend Jarome Iginla lends star power to Hockey Canada Foundation Assist Fund
Jarome Iginla has triumphed at some of the biggest tournaments on the hockey landscape — from world juniors and world championships to Memorial Cups and World Cups and, of course, Winter Olympics. This summer, the retired right-winger was pumped ...
Flames’ newbie Nordstrom has fond memories, good friends at Saddledome
Joakim Nordstrom has already experienced something special at the Saddledome. Along his ascent to the NHL, the Calgary Flames’ latest signing was part of Sweden’s golden group at the 2012 IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship. “That was ...
Canadians at disadvantage for World Junior Championship in Edmonton
The Canadian world junior team will have home-ice advantage, if you can call it that in an empty Rogers Place over Christmas, but that playing field is levelled because much of the hockey world is already playing games during the COVID-19 pandemic ...
Canadiens sign first-round pick Kaiden Guhle to entry-level deal
General manager Marc Bergevin continued his busy offseason Tuesday, announcing the Canadiens have agreed to terms on a three-year, entry-level NHL contract with defenceman Kaiden Guhle. The Canadiens selected the 18-year-old ...
GARRIOCH: The Ottawa Senators and Connor Brown have $2.5M gap to bridge before arbitration
The Ottawa Senators and Connor Brown have a lot of work ahead of them to avoid arbitration. In the briefs exchanged Tuesday morning before the arbitration hearing scheduled for Thursday, Postmedia has learned, the Senators have offered a salary ...
Flames sign forward Joakim Nordstrom to shore up penalty-killing
In this specific job description, the Calgary Flames were … um … shorthanded. Although this isn’t a top-of-the-ticker transaction, the Flames bolstered their penalty-killing crew with Monday’s signing of left-winger Joakim Nordstrom to a ...
Marie-Philip Poulin, Hockey Canada lend hand to 400 kids in Quebec
Marie-Philip Poulin didn’t hesitate when she was asked to lend her name to the Hockey Canada Foundation’s plan to help children whose parents have been financially burdened by the COVID-19 pandemic. “It was something I could identify with ...
Stu on Sports: Canadiens' Phillip Danault is a very under-rated player
Phillip Danault is the most under-rated player on the Canadiens. He’s also one of the most under-rated players in the NHL. That’s why it’s going to be very interesting to see how GM Marc Bergevin handles contract negotiations moving forward ...