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An Interview with Extra Skater’s Darryl Metcalf

The game of hockey is in a state of change. Traditional scouting, while still strong and respected in the ranks of the National Hockey League, is slowly beginning to take a backseat to the analytics and data tracking that has begun in the sport. NHL teams are taking a closer look at their budgets and pushing the entire game towards […]

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Slovak Defenseman Jozef Salajka Killed In Motorcycle Accident

According to Slovak reports, defenseman Jozef Salajka has passed away as a result of a motorcycle accident. Salajka most recently played with HC Dukla Senica in a second tier league in Slovakia. He would see action in both the top league, as well as the third tier league in Slovakia, but would spend most of his time in the Slovakia2 with over 300 […]

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Nové Zámky Win First Ever MOL Liga Championship

Nové Zámky Win First Ever MOL Liga Championship

DAB Docler may have come in as the favorite to win their third straight MOL Liga championship in 2014, but that wouldn’t end up being the case as Nové Zámky took home the 2014 league title last Thursday. To take home the championship, the Slovak based club would need to face the mighty Corona Brasov Wolves in a best of […]

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Missing Junior Player Found Dead

Missing Junior Player Found Dead

Saginaw Police have found the deceased body of 20-year-old Saginaw resident, Terry Trafford.

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Kim Kelly To Cycle Across Five Provinces For Cancer Society

My name is Kim Kelly, and I would like to ask for your support today in my journey to Cross Provinces to Cross Out Cancer. On June 2, 2014 I will undertake a challenging personal adventure. I have committed to cycling by myself across 5 provinces from Burlington, Ontario to Charlottetown, PEI, all in ONE MONTH. My ride will take […]

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Dave Rook – From the British Hockey League to the NHL

Dave Rook – From the British Hockey League to the NHL

For many fans of the British game, any link to the top is a cause to celebrate. Whether it was the arrival of Theo Fleury in Belfast or David Ling in Nottingham, or Owen Nolan’s birth in Belfast; every thread that links the British game to the NHL is talked about. Some players, like Fleury, former Bracknell stopper and current […]

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LNAH Player Receives Extremely Horrifying Cut To The Face (GRAPHIC)

LNAH Player Receives Extremely Horrifying Cut To The Face (GRAPHIC)

If you are easily squeamish to gruesome injuries, be warned: There is a graphic image below. Sebastien Courcelles, a centreman for the LNAH’s Thetford Mines Isothermic, was on the receiving end of one of the scariest accidents you will ever see at a hockey game. The Isothermic captain, who’s known to rack up penalty minutes in the Quebec based league, was deeply cut […]

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Georgian Hockey Federation Re-Elects Board Members

Georgian Hockey Federation Re-Elects Board Members

The Georgian Ice Hockey Federation have re-elected board members Nugzar Paikidze, Zakaria Khechuashvili, Alexander Vashakidze, Ilia Davidov and Mamuka Shergilashvili. Additionally, the board elected President (Mr. Nugzar Paikidze), Vice-President (Zakaria Khechuashvili) and General Secretary (Mr. Alexander Vashakidze) to the Federation. Georgia, who has an all time 2-10 record at IIHF events, will join the Division III World Hockey Championships, the […]

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