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Manitoba Hockey Hall of Fame announces 2024 class – Winnipeg

Descrease article font size Increase article font size The Manitoba Hockey Hall of Fame has announced its 2024 class, which includes ex-NHLers, notable amateur players and teams, officials, builders, and a longtime 680 CJOB sports broadcaster. The 2024 inductions also include, for the first time ever, a “grassroots” category, honouring …

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Hockey Canada announces women’s and girls’ steering committee – Winnipeg

By The Staff The Canadian Press Posted May 31, 2024 5:43 pm Updated May 31, 2024 11:53 pm 1 min read Descrease article font size Increase article font size Hockey Canada has formed a committee of stakeholders to help structure the organization’s next women’s and girls’ hockey strategic plan. The …

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Halifax clinic renamed in tribute to hockey player who died from rare heart disease – Halifax

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held at Halifax’s QEII Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, as a heart disease clinic was renamed in honour of a 16-year-old hockey player who died as a result of an undiagnosed inherited heart condition in 2013. Jordan Boyd, of Bedford, N.S., lost his life to an …

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Young hockey players sexually exploited, lured by coach: Peel police – Toronto

An arrest has been made after two young hockey players were allegedly sexually exploited and lured by their coach, police in Peel Region say. Peel Regional Police said in a news release Wednesday that they received information on April 16 that two young people who played hockey in a local …

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Berube eyes chance to push Leafs forward

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted May 21, 2024 11:49 am Updated May 21, 2024 12:22 pm 1 min read Descrease article font size Increase article font size TORONTO – Craig Berube says the opportunity to help a team with a wealth of talent get over the hump in the …

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Turnbull leads Toronto past Minnesota 4-0 in first-ever PWHL playoff game – Toronto

Toronto head coach Troy Ryan felt his team met its own expectations in its biggest game of the season to date. Blayre Turnbull scored twice to lead Toronto to a 4-0 win over Minnesota in the first-ever Professional Women’s Hockey League playoff game on Wednesday. Toronto played in front of …

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Maple Leafs fire head coach Sheldon Keefe

TORONTO – Sheldon Keefe took his place in front of a dozen television cameras. The Maple Leafs head coach — on centre stage inside a small auditorium at the team’s practice facility — was optimistic about the future for both himself and the group. Keefe also understood Toronto had yet …

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Leafs ousted after 2-1 Game 7 OT loss to Bruins

BOSTON – Sheldon Keefe told his players hockey history would remember them one way or another. Down 3-1 in their first-round playoff series a week ago, this iteration of the Maple Leafs — left for dead by fans and media alike — could roll over and book their tee times. …

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Nylander defends Leafs’ core after playoff exit

BOSTON – William Nylander stood in a solemn visitors locker room at TD Garden just before midnight. The Maple Leafs had battled back from a 3-1 series deficit against the Boston Bruins with consecutive 2-1 victories — including one that required extra time — in their first-round playoff series to …

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Maple Leafs down Bruins 2-1 to force Game 7

TORONTO – William Nylander could barely watch the Maple Leafs’ first three playoff games as he worked his way back from injury — the nerves were almost too much. Joseph Woll didn’t enter the fray from the end of the bench until Toronto was facing elimination. Better late than never, …

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