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Carleton Place focussed on the prize — the RBC Cup

In the week leading up to the RBC Cup, Carleton Place Canadians coach Jason Clarke kept reiterating that the main goal was to play well enough in the round robin to get them into the semifinals this weekend. 527 more words

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Changes Coming in Russian Junior Hockey

The 2014-15 Russian junior season came to an end a couple of weeks ago when Chaika Nizhny Novgorod defeated SKA-1946 St. Petersburg to win their first ever Kharlamov Cup.   1,617 more words


'Dub Weekly: Calgary's Merkley helps Kelowna take 3-0 lead in WHL final

Nick Merkley helped his Kelowna Rockets gain the upper hand over the Brandon Wheat Kings in the battle for the Ed Chynoweth Cup.

For his efforts, the 17-year-old Calgarian earned accolades on Monday by being selected as the Denny’s WHL Player of the Week. 748 more words


Local hockey prodigy Joe Veleno refused 'exceptional status' in QMJHL

Great expectations have followed hockey prodigy Joe Veleno since he was a child and, until now, he has always kept one stride ahead of his opponents and the tireless foe known as hype. 1,278 more words

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Portland's Oliver Bjorkstrand named WHL player of the year

Oliver Bjorkstrand missed out on one of the biggest days of his junior career, but he couldn’t pass up the opportunity to represent his country. 673 more words


Congratulations to the 23 Illinois Players Selected During Phase II of the 2015 USHL Entry Draft

In Phase II USHL teams selected players from multiple age groups (1995 to 1999 birth years) as they look to fill their protected lists with players who can compete for roster spots in the 2015-16 season.


Congratulations to the 11 Illinois Players Selected During Phase I of the 2015 USHL Entry Draft

Phase One selections traditionally are not ready to play in the USHL the following season and will continue to develop in lower levels of hockey in preparation to join the League in future seasons.  227 more words