Articles By: Steven Ellis

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Six NHLer’s Confirmed For Russia’s World Championship Roster

With the Washington Capitals missing the playoffs for the first time since the 2006-2007 season, the Russian national team will be fortunate enough to ice the talents of Evgeni Kuznetsov and Alexander Ovechkin. Unfortunately, with Ilya Kovalchuk, Alexander Radulov and Alexander Semin missing the tournament due to injuries, the team will have a tough time trying to reach the medal [...]

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Q&A With Bosnia and Herzegovina Hockey Delegate Haris Muhic

Just days before the 2014 Sochi Olympics opened up, a great piece of hockey history took place. After falling to Turkey in the first of a two day exhibition series in Sarjevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina managed to snag their first official win in an ice hockey competition, defeating Turkey by a score of 6-4. The victory marked the first time since [...]

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2014 Team Canada World Championship Roster

With time running out before the 2014 Hockey Championships in Belarus, Canada’s roster has begun to trickle out into the news. The initial list of players can be seen as disappointing compared to last year, as Sean Monahan and Tyler Bozak doesn’t exactly measure up to Matt Duchene and Steven Stamkos. Last year’s tournament, which resulted in an eventual fifth place [...]

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USA Hockey Names 15 Players To World Championship Roster

USA Hockey announced the addition of 15 players to the 2014 World Hockey Championships, coming up on May 9th in Belarus. Coached by former Flyers bench boss Peter Laviolette, the Americans are hoping to improve upon their third place finish in 2013 when goaltender John Gibson and forward Paul Stastny led the team throughout. Craig Smith and Tim Stapleton return to [...]

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Israel Loses In Dying Minutes Of Final Game, Relegated To Division IIB For 2015

Talk about a heart breaker. With four minutes remaining in the game, things were looking for good for Team Israel. Following a back and forth period that saw both teams grab two goals each, Daniel Elrich put his team up by one in the second period, scoring only a minute in to give Israel the lead for which they would [...]

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MacDonald Inks Big Extension With Philadelphia

The Philadelphia Flyers have signed defenseman Andrew MacDonald, 27 to a six-year, $30 million contract extension. In 314 career NHL games, MacDonald has 17 goals and 76 assists to his credit split between the New York Islanders and the Flyers. New York sent MacDonald packing at the trade deadline in exchange for a third-round pick in the 2014 NHL Draft, [...]

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Estonia Advances To 2015 Division IB World’s Following an Awful Year

Israel was hoping to improve upon their 10-6 failure to Serbia on Friday and their 4-3 OT loss against Belgium on Saturday, but instead they allowed more goals then both those games combined as Estonia took home the 16-3 victory. In total, twelve players tallied goals on Monday and four recorded deuces in the massacre, one that Estonia dominated the [...]

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Habs Extend Dustin Tokarski’s Stay For Two More Years

The Montreal Canadiens have announced the signing of goaltender Dustin Tokarski to a two year contract extension. In three games with Montreal this season Tokarski posted a 2-0-0 record with a fantastic .946 save percentage and a 1.84 goals against average. Tokarski was just as great in the American Hockey League, recording a 20-15-3 record and an .920 save percentage [...]

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