Hockey: Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2020

The Hockey Hall of Fame has introduced its inductees for 2020 and it is an impressive list. “The Hockey Hall of Fame is proud to welcome these hockey legends as Honoured Members,” Lanny McDonald, Chairman of the Hockey Hall of Fame, announced in a press release. “Their contributions to the game of hockey are wellContinue reading “Hockey: Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2020”

HHOF Class of 2017 Unveiled

The inductees for the 2017 Class of the Hockey Hall of Fame have been announced and many are making a fuss on social media about at least one omission. More on that in a moment. The seven inductees are NHLers Teemu Selanne, Dave Andreychuk, Mark Recchi and Paul Kariya; women’s ice hockey player Danielle Goyette;Continue reading “HHOF Class of 2017 Unveiled”

Ron Wilson Named Coach for US Team at 2016 World Juniors

Ron Wilson was canned by the Toronto Maple Leafs in 2012 and hasn’t been seen in the National Hockey League since, but it does appear that the head coach will finally see some time behind the bench. USA Hockey has hired Wilson to be the coach of the 2016 United States World Junior team whenContinue reading “Ron Wilson Named Coach for US Team at 2016 World Juniors”

Tom Renney to Be Named Hockey Canada President, CEO

According to the Canadian Press, Tom Renney will be named as the next president and CEO of Hockey Canada. The official announcement is expected to take place on Tuesday in Calgary. Renney will be replacing Bob Nicholson in the post, who resigned earlier in the year. Renney has 17 years of coaching experience in theContinue reading “Tom Renney to Be Named Hockey Canada President, CEO”

Team Canada Names Olympic Roster

Right on schedule, Team Canada has named its roster for the upcoming 2014 Olympics in Sochi. As with all roster selections of this sort, there are some omissions that will turn heads. The 25-player roster will look to defend gold in Russia. If they do, they’ll be the first country to repeat as champions sinceContinue reading “Team Canada Names Olympic Roster”