Stampede celebrates fourth New Zealand title[more]
Stampede captain Matt Schneider celebrates with the trophy after winning the NZIHL. Photo: Kate Harrison
QUEENSTOWN, New Zealand – It was a home town triumph. The capacity crowd at the Queenstown Ice Arena erupted at the final whistle when Southern Stampede beat the Red Devils.
The crowd, dressed in yellow, yelled support as captain Matt Schneider did a victory skate holding the New...
Keeping up with the Jones
Columbus D-man to play big role at World Cup[more]
Seth Jones, pictured against Denmark’s Jesper Jensen, won bronze with the U.S. at the 2015 Worlds. How far will he go with Team North America at the 2016 World Cup of Hockey? Photo: Richard Wolowicz / HHOF-IIHF Images
Recently, few young American defencemen have competed better internationally than Seth Jones of the Columbus Blue Jackets. Will he shine again in September?
Kazakh legend’s son takes road less travelled[more]
Danil Antropov during Hockey Canada’s U17 camp. Photo: Thomas Higgins / Hockey Canada
CALGARY – At 15 years of age, Danil Antropov is a well-travelled young man. The majority of his minor hockey career has been played in his hometown of Toronto but the game has...
Working the World Cup
On-ice officials assigned for exhibition games[more]
Tobias Bjork (right, with Czech player Michal Kempny at the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship) will be one of the referees for the World Cup of Hockey pre-competition games. Photo: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
ZURICH – Eight on-ice officials from Europe and four from the NHL will call the pre-competition games taking place in Europe before the 2016 World Cup of Hockey.