Jocelyne Larocque is all smiles with the trophy after winning gold at the 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey Women’s World Championship. Photo: Dave Sandford / HHOF-IIHF Images
Like any Canadian hockey player, Jocelyne Larocque detests losing to the Americans. The 28-year-old defender was an integral part of her national team’s blue line at the recent 4 Nations Cup contested in Finland, a tournament in which Canada fell short 5-3 to the United States in the final game....
Sidney Crosby celebrates the gold-winning overtime goal at the 2010 Olympics. Rogers Arena in Vancouver will host the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship together with Victoria. Photo: Matthew Manor / HHOF-IIHF Images
VANCOUVER – Hockey Canada announced on December 1 that the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship has been allocated to Vancouver and Victoria.
Italy looking forward to comeback in Cologne[more]
Italy captain Anton Bernard battles against Japanese defenceman Keigo Minoshima. After two years in the Division I the Azzurri will be back in the top division at the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship. Photo: Miroslaw Ring
Italian hockey is starting to see the results of their “made in Italy” plan that foresees fewer national team players not coming through the own youth program.