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Canada coach Ducharme learned his own golden rule – Tim Wharnsby on hockey – NHL on CBC Sports

When Canadian forward Alex Formenton slid the puck in for a late-game empty-net goal to clinch the gold medal, head coach Dominique Ducharme raised his arms and looked to the heavens. Defeating a stubborn and talented team from Sweden 3-1 in the world junior final in Buffalo, N.Y. on Friday was sweet redemption for him and the seven Canadian returning […]

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Hockey Hall of Fame honours Sagkeeng Oldtimers in new display – CBC News

An Indigenous hockey team made up primarily of residential school survivors was honoured by Canada’s Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto on Tuesday. The Sagkeeng Oldtimers hockey team joined the Canadian Oldtimers Hockey Association in 1978 and went on to compete in international tournaments throughout Europe, the United States and Canada. The team was made up of […]

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Bruins overwhelm slumping Senators | CBC Sports

Mark Stone didn’t mince words when assessing Ottawa’s performance on Saturday night. Ryan Spooner had two goals and Tuukka Rask stopped all 25 shots he faced as the Boston Bruins shut out the Senators 5-0. “It’s stupidity and frustration,” said Stone. “We put ourselves in terrible spots when you look at the goals that they’re […]

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CBC extends Hockey Night in Canada partnership with Rogers until 2026

CBC has extended its partnership with Rogers Media to keep broadcasting Hockey Night in Canada and the Stanley Cup playoffs until 2026 as part of a new sub-licensing agreement. The new English-language broadcast deal will begin in the 2019-2020 NHL season, at the conclusion of CBC’s previous four-year deal and one-year extension. Rogers is currently four years into […]