It is, surely, the most important sociopolitical victory Canada has ever scored. The White House, shamefaced in defeat, sent two cases of beer to the Canadian government after the American men’s and women’s hockey teams both suffered crushing defeats at the hands of their Canadian counterparts during the Winter Olympics earlier this year.
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As the Olympic men’s gold medal game approaches at an ungodly early hour, it’s important for Canadian hockey fans to take a moment and reflect on some wisdom from on high. Don Cherry knows hockey. Don Cherry knows dogs. And Don Cherry knows… floppy animal hats?
Remember the debate about fighting in hockey? It seems that particular concern hasn’t made it to certain parts of the world. When things got rough during a Russian youth hockey game, it quickly went from minor scrap to all-out brawl, as seen in the video above. Some of the kids go flying, others get pinned […]
Stephen Harper’s long-awaited book about hockey is coming out this year. He has worked on the book for eight years and finally seems ready to publish.
Plus: find out who he (possibly) thought the best Russian-born hockey player of 2010 was!