Stephen Harper Hockey

LOOK: Harper Trolls Leafs, Canucks Fans After Big Habs Win

Posted 05.15.2014 | Canada Politics

Prime Minister Stephen Harper has evidently decided he doesn't need votes from anyone in Toronto or Vancouver to win again in 2015. Okay, not reall...

BEER BET

CP | Mike Blanchfield and Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.22.2014 | Canada Politics

The prime minister's personal plane was just one of the locales where elated hockey fans erupted with delight Thursday after the Canadian women's hock...

WATCH: Obama Likes Canada, But..

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.20.2014 | Canada Politics

In between photo ops and polished remarks at the so-called Three Amigos summit, U.S. President Obama jokingly admitted that the warm fuzzy feelings he...

Harper Jokes He Settled For PM Job

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.01.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Stephen Harper may have written a book about hockey, but he says his knowledge of the sport didn't translate that well on the ice.While prom...

Harper Drops Prime Ministerial Gloves

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

BALI, Indonesia - Stephen Harper has dropped his prime ministerial gloves and put on his hockey historian's helmet to wade in on the subject of violen...

The Mystery Of Harper's Favourite NHL Team

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 10.02.2013 | Canada Politics

He's not a man without a county, but he is a hockey fanatic without a favourite NHL team. At least that's what Prime Minister Stephen Harper keeps ...

Harper's Message To Bettman

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.08.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper is urging NHL commissioner Gary Bettman to let the league's stars play in the 2014 Sochi Olympics.Harper says h...

Harper Honours Hockey Greats

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.08.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - NHL Hall of Famer Mark Messier couldn't stop the tears, or the lump from forming in his throat, as he and two other hockey greats were honour...

Harper Keeps Hockey Promise

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.23.2013 | Canada Alberta

SASKATOON - Robin Biggs was playing recreational hockey when halfway through the game he skated over to the bench and lost consciousness.Biggs was hav...

Harper, Hockey Author, Didn't Need A Ghostwriter

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 02.09.2013 | Canada Politics

The Globe and Mail issued a correction Friday after reporting that Stephen Harper's forthcoming book about the history of hockey had a ghostwriter. ...

NHL Lockout Is Making Harper Sad

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.17.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper says he's saddened by the lockout that has paralysed the NHL.In an interview with French broadcaster TVA, Harpe...

Harper Sees Upside To NHL Lockout

CP | Posted 10.14.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO -- Like most hockey fans, Prime Minister Stephen Harper is hoping there won't be a work stoppage in the National Hockey League this fall. B...

Harper Gets Cozy With NHL Boss At All-Star Game

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.30.2012 | Canada Politics

Stephen Harper isn't shy about his love for Canada's favourite game, but at Sunday night's NHL All-Star Game in Ottawa he clearly had more than just t...

Toronto Star Admits Harper vs. Putin Hockey Story Was 'Offside'

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.10.2012 | Canada Politics

UPDATE: The Toronto Star has released an apology admitting their story on Stephen Harper and Vladimir Putin planning to play in a hockey game to mark ...