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Diesel April 18, 2019

As has become tradition in the Gateway City, the St. Louis Blues squandered a two-game series lead in the playoffs (this time against the Winnipeg Jets) and now find themselves tied at two, with the series returning to Canada on Thursday night. The team’s play was uninspiring in both of their home defeats, and there […]

Diesel April 18, 2019

ESPOO, Finland – Canada’s National Women’s Team has claimed its 19th medal in as many tries at the IIHF Women’s World Championship, blanking Russia 7-0 in the bronze medal game Sunday. Loren Gabel (Kitchener, Ont./Clarkson University, ECAC) scored a pair of goals to pace a balanced offence; seven different players recorded multi-point games, and 11 […]

Diesel April 18, 2019

Steven Santini has been an NHL player for three full seasons with the New Jersey Devils now, but in each of those seasons, he hasn’t been able to play in more than half of his team’s games. The 24-year-old defenseman played in 38 games in 2016-17, 36 in 2017-18, and 39 in 2018-19. Injuries, being […]

Diesel April 18, 2019

The Halifax Fire is making its first appearance as a club at the Esso Cup in Sudbury, but some of the players are quite familiar with Canada’s National Female Midget Championship. Nine members of the Fire played with the Metro Boston Pizza team that hosted the Esso Cup in Bridgewater, N.S., last year. This veteran […]

Diesel April 18, 2019

TORONTO — Zdeno Chara made history Wednesday night, helping the Bruins avoid falling into a deep playoff hole in the process. The Bruins captain’s shot from the point at 5:39 of the third proved to be the winning goal in Boston’s 6-4 victory over Toronto, evening their best-of-seven first-round playoff series at two games apiece. At 42 […]

Diesel April 18, 2019

One win away a year ago, the Cantonniers de Magog are ready to take that final step at the 2019 TELUS Cup. The Cantonniers, who dropped a 5-1 decision to Notre Dame in the 2018 gold medal game in Sudbury, Ont., repeated as Ligue de hockey midget AAA du Québec champions with an impressive romp […]

Diesel April 18, 2019

Zdeno Chara may not be as effective as he was back when he was winning Norris Trophies, but the towering blueliner showed on Wednesday that he still has something left in the tank. With a blast from the blueline Wednesday, Chara, 42, became the oldest defenseman in NHL history to score a game-winning goal in […]

Diesel April 18, 2019

The Vegas Golden Knights are on the brink of reaching the second round for the second time in their two-year history. A year after advancing all the way to the Stanley Cup Final in their inaugural season, the Golden Knights are one win away from moving past the San Jose Sharks in the post-season again […]

Diesel April 18, 2019

THUNDER BAY, Ont. – The Thunder Bay Kings will welcome five regional champions to the 2019 TELUS Cup, Canada’s 46th National Midget Championship, set for April 22-28. The Kings and five regional champions – the Halifax Macs (Atlantic), Toronto Young Nationals (Central), Cantonniers de Magog (Quebec), Calgary Buffaloes (Pacific) and Tisdale Trojans (West) – will […]