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Froese’s journey to a Maple Leafs’ roster spot[more]

From ECHL to NHL: Former Canadian U18 national team player Byron Froese makes his dream come true with the Toronto Maple Leafs. Photo: Graig Abel / NHLI via Getty Images
TORONTO – A year ago Byron Froese was riding the bus in the third-tier ECHL miles away from the first-class hotels and chartered flights offered by the NHL lifestyle.

Following a successful stint in the American Hockey League with the Toronto Marlies, the 24-year-old former U18 World... [more]

Final Four fixed

Rouen, Herning, Asiago, Tychy advance[more]

The Rouen Dragons, the Herning Blue Fox, Asiago Hockey and GKS Tychy advance to the final tournament of the Continental Cup. Photos: Christophe Delaville, Roberta Strazzabosco, Paolo Basso
ASIAGO/ROUEN – The four teams for the 2016 IIHF Continental Cup Final are known after the Rouen Dragons and the Herning Blue Fox have won the semi-final tournaments. They will be... [more]

Austria’s lineswoman aims high

Angerer becomes first female official in EBEL[more]

Bettina Angerer with her officiating crew after her first EBEL game. Photo: EBEL
On 2 October international linesman Bettina Angerer wrote history in Austria as the first woman to officiate in the top men’s league of her country, EBEL. The game between the... [more]

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Read what’s on in autumn[more]

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ZURICH – The newest edition of our bi-monthly newsletter Ice Times is now available. Read the top news from autumn and the congress, a look back at the World Girls’ Ice Hockey... [more]

Kusy passes away

Was former GM of Czech national team[more]

PARDUBICE, Czech Republic – Zbynek Kusy, the former General Manager of the... [more]

Continental Cup continues

Asiago & Rouen host; all games streamed live[more]

The IIHF Continental Cup moves into the third and final preliminary round... [more]

Ovi stands alone

Caps star sets new Russian NHL record[more]

WASHINGTON – It took just 777 NHL games, but Alexander Ovechkin now holds the... [more]

Awards for Bolshoy, Bossard

Olympic arena recognized for distinctive architecture[more]

Two ice hockey arenas that have hosted major international IIHF tournaments... [more]




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