Little love was lost between the Lacombe Generals and Stony Plain Eagles as they opened the Chinook Hockey League final series on Saturday.
Although the Stony Plain Eagles came out of the weekend with a 1-0 Chinook Hockey League final series lead, they’d finish the game without their captain and former Edmonton Oiler Ryan Smyth.
The sting from a year earlier was still very much with Les Canadiennes de Montreal on Sunday.
The official Hockey Day in Canada was held on Feb. 18. It apparently took another two weeks for this country’s NHL franchises to truly celebrate the occasion.
The Lacombe Generals are moving on to the Chinook Hockey League final after sweeping the Fort Saskatchewan Chiefs in their best of seven series.
The Blackfalds Wranglers might’ve been comeback kids in the first round of playoffs, but the shine from their victory has since been marred.
Tom Renney has Plan A and Plan B and maybe even a Plan C in his Hockey Canada office and admits he has no clue whether NHL players will be participating in the Olympic Games next year in Korea.
Hayley Wickenheiser sounded the buzzer on her glorious hockey career Friday after 23 years on the national team capped by four Olympic gold medals.
Years ago, Scotiabank came up with a clever tag line for an ad campaign that informed customers: “You’re richer than you think.”