After speaking to the Senators' management, Emery decided to not further wear the mask as they both felt it was inappropriate for
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.
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.
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.
During an inline
hockey game on May 18, 2003, Hašek was accused of assaulting another player.
During the 2004–05 NHL lockout, many Devils players played in European leagues and in the
hockey world championships.
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.
Every year, Army faces the Royal Military College of Canada (RMC) Paladins in the annual West Point Weekend
United States Military Academy
hockey games are played at Erie Insurance Arena, while Minor League Baseball games are held at Jerry Uht Park.
For this reason, the majority of a
hockey fight consists of the players holding on with one hand and punching with the other.
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
Gretzky is also a partner in First Team Sports, a maker of sports equipment and Worldwide Roller Hockey, Inc., an operator of roller
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.
He gave that career up when he began playing
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.
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.
His candidacy led to many debates among
hockey fans and columnists.
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.
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.
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.
In August 2009, the arena in which Luongo played his minor
hockey in St.
In honour of the first professional athlete to come from Chicoutimi, the city renamed their
hockey arena the Centre Georges-Vézina in 1965.
hockey trials de Putron forces Mary to play out of position, and she consequently performs badly.
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.
Previously, it was home to the Youngstown Steelhounds
hockey team, who played in the CHL.
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.
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.
The Apollonino Stadium (Stadio Olympica) was used for the ice
1956 Winter Olympics