• After speaking to the Senators' management, Emery decided to not further wear the mask as they both felt it was inappropriate for hockey.
  • Wikipedia: Ray Emery
  • Beliveau was offered but declined the position of Governor General of Canada in 1994; he is the only hockey player known to have been asked to serve in this capacity.
  • Wikipedia: History of the Montreal Canadiens
  • Booth then missed the 1956–57 Sheffield Shield season because he was part of the Australian field hockey team that finished fifth at the 1956 Olympics in Melbourne.
  • Wikipedia: Brian Booth
  • Calgary's Canadian Football League team has been called the Stampeders since 1945, and it is a name shared by other teams in various sports throughout the city's history, including the Stampeders hockey team that operated in the years following World War II.
  • Wikipedia: Calgary Stampede
  • During an inline hockey game on May 18, 2003, Hašek was accused of assaulting another player.
  • Wikipedia: Dominik Hašek
  • During the 2004–05 NHL lockout, many Devils players played in European leagues and in the hockey world championships.
  • Wikipedia: New Jersey Devils
  • During the Flames' run to the Stanley Cup Finals of 2004, most of the Flames fans attending the hockey games at the Saddledome wore a red jersey with Calgary's flaming C on it.
  • Wikipedia: Calgary Flames
  • Every year, Army faces the Royal Military College of Canada (RMC) Paladins in the annual West Point Weekend hockey game.
  • Wikipedia: United States Military Academy
  • Football and hockey games are played at Erie Insurance Arena, while Minor League Baseball games are held at Jerry Uht Park.
  • Wikipedia: Erie, Pennsylvania
  • For this reason, the majority of a hockey fight consists of the players holding on with one hand and punching with the other.
  • Wikipedia: Fighting in ice hockey
  • Former Avalanche coach Joel Quenneville, who faced Peter during his playing career, has said Paul plays in a similar way and complimented his hockey sense.
  • Wikipedia: Paul Stastny
  • Gretzky is also a partner in First Team Sports, a maker of sports equipment and Worldwide Roller Hockey, Inc., an operator of roller hockey rinks.
  • Wikipedia: Wayne Gretzky
  • He competed for the Memorial Cup, awarded to the Canadian junior hockey champions that year, playing in two games and surrendering 11 goals, a respectable amount in that era.
  • Wikipedia: Tiny Thompson
  • He gave that career up when he began playing hockey professionally.
  • Wikipedia: Art Ross
  • He launched a hockey school in the mid-1990s that ran for seven years in Calgary and another eight in Russell, and donated the proceeds to minor hockey associations.
  • Wikipedia: Theoren Fleury
  • He was the second Shippagan-born hockey player to be drafted in the NHL, after goaltender Yanick Degrace was drafted by the Philadelphia Flyers in 1991.
  • Wikipedia: Luc Bourdon
  • His candidacy led to many debates among hockey fans and columnists.
  • Wikipedia: Hockey Hall of Fame
  • Hollis replaced Ron Mason, who served as head hockey coach from 1979 to 2002, retiring with a record total of 924 wins, and a 635–270–69 record at MSU.
  • Wikipedia: Michigan State University
  • Hoping to restore the league's credibility with fans, a new ownership group featuring Bruce McNall, hockey player Wayne Gretzky and actor John Candy purchased the Toronto Argonauts in 1991 and lured American college standout Rocket Ismail to Canada with a four-year, $26.2 million contract which made him the highest paid player in football history at that time.
  • Wikipedia: Grey Cup
  • In addition, a variety of other sports have been hosted at Portman Road, including athletics in 1927, an American football match in 1953, and several international hockey matches in the 1960s and 70s.
  • Wikipedia: Portman Road
  • In August 2009, the arena in which Luongo played his minor hockey in St.
  • Wikipedia: Roberto Luongo
  • In honour of the first professional athlete to come from Chicoutimi, the city renamed their hockey arena the Centre Georges-Vézina in 1965.
  • Wikipedia: Georges Vézina
  • In the hockey trials de Putron forces Mary to play out of position, and she consequently performs badly.
  • Wikipedia: Brunette Coleman
  • In the spring of 2010 the Stanley Cup made its third trip to Afghanistan, accompanied by hockey greats Doug Jarvis, Tiger Williams and Lanny McDonald.
  • Wikipedia: Stanley Cup
  • Previously, it was home to the Youngstown Steelhounds hockey team, who played in the CHL.
  • Wikipedia: Youngstown, Ohio
  • Sakic is also one of twenty-two members in the Triple Gold Club, a term used in ice hockey to describe players who have won an Olympic Gold medal, a World Championship Gold medal and the Stanley Cup.
  • Wikipedia: Joe Sakic
  • Since 2008, he has been a hockey spokesperson for Scotiabank, appearing in commercials and at events supporting its grassroots hockey programs, as well as for Samsung Canada.
  • Wikipedia: Jarome Iginla
  • The Apollonino Stadium (Stadio Olympica) was used for the ice hockey tournament.
  • Wikipedia: 1956 Winter Olympics