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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

Traded.

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...

Toronto Maple Leafs Coach Fired

CP | Stephen Whyno, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.08.2015 | Canada

TORONTO - No single loss, no matter how embarrassing, tipped the scales. Some of the worst hockey actually came in victories, and the ugly trend was i...

Leafs Fire Coach

CP | Posted 01.06.2015 | Canada

TORONTO - Randy Carlyle has been fired as coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs. The move by the NHL team came on the heels of a brutal road trip during...

Ex-NHLer Sheldon Kennedy Joins Order Of Canada

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.25.2015 | Canada Living

OTTAWA - Sheldon Kennedy says being the recipient of one of the country's top honours can serve as a beacon to lead countless other children out of th...

Oilers Fire Coach

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.14.2015 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Oilers general manager Craig MacTavish sacked head coach Dallas Eakins on Monday, saying while Eakins is taking the fall for mounting losse...

WATCH: Leafs Pay Touching Tribute To Pat Quinn

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.29.2015 | Canada

TORONTO - The Toronto Maple Leafs honoured former player, head coach and general manager Pat Quinn prior to their game against the Washington Capitals...

Hockey Legend Dies

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - Former Montreal forward Gilles Tremblay, who won four Stanley Cups with the Canadiens in the 1960s, has died at age 75.The Canadiens report...

Why The Maple Leafs Need To Embrace Their Fans' Hate

Kolby Solinsky | Posted 01.23.2015 | Canada
Kolby Solinsky

In Toronto, it's better bad. It's better like this, with the Leafs believing in only themselves -- believing in nobody but whoever's in that locker room. That means not trusting the always-mocked, never-defined, too-general MEDIA -- going to the mattresses, so to speak. Burying themselves in their bunker until they're one with Lord Stanley's handiwork.

Senators, Leafs Pay Tribute To Slain Soldiers

CBC | Posted 01.09.2015 | Canada

The Ottawa Senators and Toronto Maple Leafs gathered at the National War Memorial on Sunday to pay their respects to fallen soldiers, including Cpl. N...