Oilers Make A BIG Decision About Their Captaincy

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 10.08.2015 | Canada Alberta

Sorry Ference, no more "C" for your chest.

10 Ways to Make Marketing Go Viral

Mary Charleson | Posted 10.02.2015 | Canada Business
Mary Charleson

This week, Tim Hortons uploaded a series of commercials to YouTube featuring Nova Scotia hometown boys Sidney Crosby and Nate MacKinnon serving up coffee. It elicited numerous tweets, Instagram posts and Facebook statuses at the time, and even garnered TV coverage. This campaign subscribes to many of the 10 top reasons things go viral, methods you too can use to spread your business' message.

Former Oilers' Goalie's Mask And Jersey Stolen From Arena

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.28.2015 | Canada Alberta

RCMP is asking for the public's help finding Fuhr's mask and jersey.

How Many Deaths Will it Take Before We Redefine Masculinity?

Toula Drimonis | Posted 09.21.2015 | Canada Living
Toula Drimonis

News that former NHL enforcer Todd Ewen's recent death was ruled a suicide saddened me. There is no doubt in my mind that competitive sports exact a physical and mental toll on professional athletes -- deaths are not just the consequences of a violent game and the long-term nefarious effects of injuries incurred on these athlete's bodies and brains, but a reflection of a society that does not allow for its men to be weak.

Blackhawks Star Headed To Training Camp Despite Legal Issues

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.16.2015 | Canada

Police have started an investigation over an incident that occurred at Patrick Kane's house.

No Ads On NHL Jerseys For Now, Gary Bettman Says

CBC | Posted 09.15.2015 | Canada Business

The NHL has no immediate plans to allow advertising on team jerseys, commissioner Gary Bettman said Tuesday. Bettman spoke during a conference call...

Public Funds Not Needed For Quebec's NHL Bid: Peladeau

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.26.2015 | Canada Business

Las Vegas and Quebec City were the only expansion applicants to have their bids accepted by the NHL earlier this year.

Calgary Flames Are Getting A New $900-Million New Home

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.18.2015 | Canada

The plan calls for a 20,000-seat arena that would replace the Scotiabank Saddledome where the NHL Flames currently play.

Quebecor Submits Bid To Bring Nordiques Back

CP | Stephen Whyno, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.23.2015 | Canada Business

QUEBEC CITY, Que. - Quebecor Inc. has officially entered the running for an NHL expansion team.The media company says on its Twitter account that it h...

Bye Bye, Bieksa

CP | Stephen Whyno, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.30.2015 | Canada British Columbia


Harper To NHL: Look How Great Quebec City Is

CP | Alexandre Robillard, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.25.2015 | Canada Politics

The prime minister also took a swipe at the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Nordiques Resurrection?

CP | Stephen Whyno, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.25.2015 | Canada Business

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Quebecor plans to apply for an NHL expansion franchise with the intent of bringing back the Nordiques to Quebec City. The compa...

NHL OK's Expansion Process

CP | Stephen Whyno, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.25.2015 | Canada Business

LAS VEGAS - The NHL's board of governors has given the green light to opening a formal expansion process. Commissioner Gary Bettman announced the d...

Chicago Blackhawks Take The Cup!

CP | Stephen Whyno, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.16.2015 | Canada

The Blackhawks lifted the Cup at United Center for the first time.

Is Peladeau's Sovereignty Talk Hurting Quebec City's NHL Chances?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.28.2015 | Canada Politics

Parti Quebecois Leader Pierre Karl Peladeau's sovereigntist fervour is upsetting National Hockey League owners and hurting Quebec City's chances of getting a team back, a prominent politician said Thursday.

An Open Letter to the Toronto Maple Leafs

Avrum Rosensweig | Posted 05.03.2015 | Canada
Avrum Rosensweig

Toronto Maple Leafs, how did your confidence dissipate so thoroughly? Is it possible the challenge to the Toronto Maple Leafs does not only start and stop in the dressing room, during practices and throughout a game? Might it be the real trouble emanates from the psyche of the town in which you play and where I live. 

Social Media Can Help Rebuild the Dwindling #LeafsNation

Jeff Quipp | Posted 05.02.2015 | Canada Business
Jeff Quipp

Season after season begins with hope and promise, but ends with disappointment. The hopelessness of being a Leaf fan may continue to affect the franchise's followers, and therefore the bottom line, unless they look at alternative ways to mend that relationship. Building trust through social media is the best way to reach the most powerful fan demographic to date.

Oilers Win NHL Draft Lottery, Chance To Pick McDavid

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.18.2015 | Canada Alberta

Franchise-changing talent is on the horizon.

Vancouver Island District Is This Year's Hockeyville

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.04.2015 | Canada British Columbia

North Saanich's recreation centre will receive $100,000 in arena upgrades as part of the prize

Ex-Hockey Player Accused Of Biting Cop

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.27.2015 | Canada

BUFFALO, N.Y. - An Arizona Coyotes broadcaster has been charged with becoming belligerent at a Buffalo casino and biting the hand of an officer trying...

Leafs Fall In The Spring

David Martin | Posted 05.24.2015 | Canada
David Martin

It's perhaps understandable that folks in Toronto have seasonal confusion. After all, while the rest of us welcome spring, Torontonians think it must ...

Ex-NHL Player Charged With Setting Dad's House On Fire

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.23.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Stephen Peat turned himself into the B.C. RCMP.

NHL Ratings Are Plummeting, And Look Who Rogers Is Blaming

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.06.2015 | Canada Business

TV ratings for NHL games are in free fall this season, and part of the reason appears to be viewers cutting their cable cords and switching to digital...

The World Cup Is Out To Ruin Hockey's Underdogs

Kolby Solinsky | Posted 03.27.2015 | Canada
Kolby Solinsky

But the fact is, if I'm a Swiss hockey player, I don't really care if I'm not going to win a gold medal. Same if I'm Latvian or Slovenian, or anything else. I'm proud to play for my country -- I'm proud to lose with my country.

WATCH: Montreal Canadiens Pay Heartwarming Tribute To Paris Victims

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.12.2015 | Canada Impact

MONTREAL - The Montreal Canadiens honoured the victims of this week's terrorist shootings in Paris by playing the French national anthem prior to thei...