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  • Knights and Steelheads Taking a Hit with Key Players in NHL

    Knights and Steelheads Taking a Hit with Key Players in NHL

    In one sense, you could say the Mississauga Steelheads and London Knights are victims of their own success. Major junior hockey is a development stream after all and they’ve each developed multiple players well enough for extended stays in the NHL this season, albeit they could still come back to the OHL.

    By: Iain Colpitts
    Posted: October 27, 2017

  • The Search Begins for the 2018 HockeyNow Minor Hockey Players of the Year

    The Search Begins for the 2018 HockeyNow Minor Hockey Players of the Year

    And we’re off! A new season means a fresh batch of candidates for our annual Minor Hockey Player of the Year Award. Since 2000, the award has been honouring players in their CHL draft year who are at the top of their game and exemplify a strong commitment to sportsmanship, leadership, and school and community participation.

    By: HockeyNow
    Posted: October 26, 2017

  • Warming Up the Hips To Prevent Injury

    Warming Up the Hips To Prevent Injury

    My name is Greg Cugnet. I am a physiotherapist working with the UBC Thunderbirds Men’s Hockey Team. Since my time with the team has begun, one thing has become increasingly clear to me: hockey players have tight hips!

    By: Greg Cugnet
    Posted: October 26, 2017

  • Team USA tops Canada in Pre-Olympic Series Opener

    Team USA tops Canada in Pre-Olympic Series Opener

    Brianna Decker scored two goals as Team USA skated to a 5-2 win over Team Canada in the opening of a series of games between the two national teams as they prepare for the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics.

    By: Kristi Patton
    Posted: October 25, 2017

  • 4 Takeaways from the 2017 WHL Cup

    4 Takeaways from the 2017 WHL Cup

    The future of the Western Hockey League is looking mighty bright. Last month the league shifted the spotlight to the next wave of talent with the WHL Cup in Calgary. 

    By: Sam Laskaris
    Posted: October 25, 2017

  • Alberta Team to Beat after Two Days of 2017 WHL Cup

    Alberta Team to Beat after Two Days of 2017 WHL Cup

    Two games into the 2017 WHL Cup and Team Alberta is backing up the hype behind their team with two commanding wins so far. With 11 first round draft picks in the lineup, Alberta has scored at will and shown why they are the favourites.

    By: Neil Hilts
    Posted: October 20, 2017

  • Rebranded WHL Cup Welcomes Top Prospects to Calgary

    Rebranded WHL Cup Welcomes Top Prospects to Calgary

    The next flock of WHL (Western Hockey League) superstars will get their chance to win provincial bragging rights and the the newly minted WHL Cup this week in Calgary.

    By: Neil Hilts
    Posted: October 18, 2017

  • HockeyNow: CRAVE Scout Zoo

    HockeyNow: CRAVE Scout Zoo

    We’ve shone a spotlight on plenty of gear in our HockeyNow: CRAVE series (which we’re bringing back this month after a long hiatus), and although we plan to do the same, we thought it was high time that we look at some new technology, and an app that has huge potential to change the way scouts, recruiters and players connect.

    Emily Whitemarsh
    Posted: October 17, 2017

  • Ask a Coach: Kris Mallette on Keeping the Players Organized

    Ask a Coach: Kris Mallette on Keeping the Players Organized

    Kelowna Rockets Assistant Coach Kris Mallette has seen a lot in his career. From playing junior hockey with the Kelowna Rockets to coaching the Western Hockey League powerhouse, Kris played for nine teams in five leagues in under a decade. 

    Kelvin Cech, The Coaches Site
    Posted: October 16, 2017

  • Silvertips Holding Strong Through Early Season Road Woes

    Silvertips Holding Strong Through Early Season Road Woes

    The Everett Silvertips have been thrown into the fires of adversity to start the  2017-18 Western Hockey League season. A gruelling travel schedule and star goaltender Carter Hart on the sidelines due to illness, the Tips have had their work cut out for them, but overage forward Matt Fonteyne says every challenge presents an opportunity.

    By: Ryan McCracken
    Posted: October 13, 2017

  • Oilers Assistant Coach Jay Woodcroft on Creating Offence from the Cycle

    Oilers Assistant Coach Jay Woodcroft on Creating Offence from the Cycle

    Every coach and player is always in search of more offence. But where does offence start? In general terms, offence starts with how you manage the puck in the offensive zone. The key is having a plan that forces the other team to defend while allowing your team to stay patient and pounce on scoring chances.

    By: HockeyNow
    Posted: October 12, 2017

  • Okotoks Oilers Open 2017-18 AJHL Season with 10 Straight Wins

    Okotoks Oilers Open 2017-18 AJHL Season with 10 Straight Wins

    The Okotoks Oilers are rolling this year, off to the best start in franchise history with 10 wins in a row. The team is undefeated and leading the Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL), plus the Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) has taken notice, putting the Oilers atop the national top-20 rankings for the first time ever.

    By: Neil Hilts
    Posted: October 12, 2017


 

    

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Cumberland Grads netminder making the most of CCHL opportunity

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Krebs and Byram making strong case for top-round consideration in 2016 WHL Draft

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