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2014-02-04 12:26:34

TORONTO, Feb. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - Tie Domi, one of the most popular and beloved players in NHL history, will publish his memoir with Simon & Schuster Canada in Fall 2015. Though Tie is most known for having the most fights ever in the NHL, it is his unassailable loyalty to his teammates and the fact that he played with remarkable focus, diligence, and athleticism that captured the admiration of hockey fans all over the world. His memoir will detail the full scope of his unprecedented...

2014-01-27 12:24:35

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- NHL legend Jeremy Roenick has led a fast life and now fans and friends can experience his illustrious NHL career, and life after hockey at www.roenicklife.com. In addition to launching this new digital destination loaded with images and content, Roenick will embark on another endeavor as a blogger, beginning with his trip to Sochi to cover the hockey action as an NBC analyst and former Olympian. Fans can go to...

2014-01-24 23:01:13

CEO Greg Merril Says, “We Can Protect Kids’ Brains like Pitch Counting Protects Kids’ Arms.” Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 The Brain Sentry Hit Counter™, a one-ounce sensor that easily affixes to the back of a football, hockey or lacrosse helmet, is being introduced for use by youth sports associations, leagues, teams and individual players beginning in Fall 2014, it was announced today by Greg Merril, co-founder and CEO, Brain Sentry. The Brain Sentry Hit Counter...

2014-01-21 16:20:20

Snowboard qualifiers Torah Bright, Arielle and Taylor Gold and others gain protective edge with Unequal® sports gear GLEN MILLS, Pa., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As qualifiers make final preparations for the winter games in Sochi this February, athletes in snowboarding, slopestyle, ski cross, hockey and bobsled have turned to Unequal Technologies' highly protective, ultrathin sports gear for an additional edge in competition. In halfpipe snowboarding, Australia's 2010 Olympic...

2014-01-18 16:20:15

CALGARY, Jan. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - Hockey Canada and the Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC) announced Saturday the 17 players nominated to play for Canada's National Sledge Team at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games, March 7 to 16 in Sochi, Russia. CLICK HERE FOR CANADA'S NATIONAL SLEDGE TEAM ROSTER NOMINATED FOR THE 2014 PARALYMPIC WINTER GAMES. Complete athlete and coach biographies are available here. Head coach Mike Mondin (Trail, B.C.) and assistant coach Curtis Hunt...

2014-01-18 12:20:13

OTTAWA, Jan. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - I am pleased to congratulate the athletes who were nominated to represent Canada in sledge hockey at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia. Canada's Paralympic Sledge Hockey Team will include Derek Whitson (Chatham, Ont.), Kevin Rempel (Vineland, Ont.), Marc Dorion (Bourget, Ont.), Tyler McGregor (Forest, Ont.), Anthony Gale (Brampton, Ont.), Ben Delaney (Ottawa, Ont.), Adam Dixon (Midland, Ont.), Greg Westlake (Oakville, Ont.), Steve...

2014-01-16 16:22:40

Set size increased with twice as many rookies to celebrate Upper Deck's NHL® Double Rookie Class event this season! CARLSBAD, Calif., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the past few weeks Upper Deck has been working in unison with the company's network of Certified Diamond Dealers, the NHL and the NHLPA to produce hundreds of thousands of new hockey packs that will not be sold to fans, but rather given away for FREE as a part of Upper Deck's National Hockey Card Day initiative. This...

2014-01-16 12:27:38

OTTAWA, Jan. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Paralympic Committee and Hockey Canada will announce the sledge hockey players and coaches nominated to the Canadian Paralympic Team for the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia. WHAT: Sledge hockey team nomination announcement WHEN & Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 WHERE: Athletes and coaches will be available nationally for interviews following announcement of nominations by...

2014-01-14 20:21:02

Baltimore-based Sporting Goods Leader Inks First NHL Player Contract, Signs On-ice License and Reaches Long-term Agreement with USA Hockey BALTIMORE, Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Baltimore-based STX, LLC, a global sporting goods leader, today announced major steps towards its 2014 ice hockey product launch including signing NHL Player Matt Moulson, securing an on-ice NHL equipment license and reaching a multi-year agreement with USA Hockey. (Photo:...

2014-01-08 16:25:10

An Exclusive Look at the Best Youth Hockey Players in the Nation from the 2000 Birth Year MONTCLAIR, N.J., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Youth1 Media, providers of the number one youth sports media website, Youth1.com, has just announced the release of its 2014 Puck Prospects Report, a highly anticipated release set to drop by day's end. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140108/MN42146) The Top Forward Prospects from the 2000 birth year will be released in three...


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2010-12-03 16:45:03

Ice Hockey is a sport in which skaters use sticks to direct a puck into the opposing team's goal. It is most popular in areas that get very cold such as Canada, Latvia, Nordic Countries, Russia, and the United States to name a few. Now that indoor artificial ice rinks exist the sport can be played all year. The sport has even become one of the four major North American professional sports. The National Hockey League is the highest level for men. Hockey is the official national winter...

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