Category: Spengler Cup

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Teams Announced For 2014 Spengler Cup In Davos

HC Genève-Servette, Team Canada, HC Salavat Yulaev Ufa, Jokerit Helsinki, Medvescak Zagreb and HC Davos will be the six representatives at the 2014 Spengler Cup in December. Three teams from the KHL will be involved with the tournament this year following CSKA Moscow’s success as the silver medalists last year. For Medvescak Zagreb, the Croatian based club will be participating […]

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Geneve-Servette Wins 2013 Spengler Cup

When the 2013 edition of the Spengler Cup began after Christmas, the Davos faithful were very sure their club would make it to the finals and get revenge on Canada for the win last year. But that wasn’t the case, as both teams were eliminated in extremely exciting semi-final games on Monday. As a result, CSKA Moscow, a Russian team […]

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Lombardi Records Three Points To Help GSHC Advance To Spengler Final

Geneve-Servette had yet to lose before taking on Canada in the second Semi-Final contest of the day, so the odds didn’t appear to be in the Canadians favor. Canada, who came into the tournament as one of the favorites, took down the Rochester Americans on Sunday night but wasn’t as lucky against HC Davos the night before, but considering Davos […]

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Matt Hackett Loaned To Canada For Spengler Cup Semi-Finals

Despite not actually winning a game with the Americans, Hackett looked like the best player on the ice night in and night out. Yesterday, it was Nathan Lieuwen who got the start, but he was pulled after allowing three quick goals in the first period, only to see Rochester’s tempo change once Hackett hit the paint. During the lockout shortened 2012–13 season, Hackett was dealt […]

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swiss-image.ch/Photo Andy Mettler

Radulov Scores Two, Adds SO Goal As Moscow Eliminates Davos

HC Davos and CSKA Moscow took to the ice for the first semi-final contest of the day, much to the pleasure of the huge Davos crowd support in attendance today. The home team was lucky enough to not have to play yesterday as their win against Canada on Saturday gave the team an automatic bye to the semi’s, while Moscow […]

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Canada Advances To Semi-Finals After 6-3 Victory Over Amerks

Canada Advances To Semi-Finals After 6-3 Victory Over Amerks

If the Rochester Americans were looking for a win in the 2013 Spengler Cup, their best chance was going to be against the Canadians. Yes, Canada came to the tournament with a better team and has looked seemingly stronger throughout, however both teams play a very similar North American game. The Americans came into the game with zero wins to […]

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CSKA Moscow Score Three Unanswered Goals To Defeat Vitkovice

HC Vitkovice and CSKA Moscow took to the ice for the first of two quarter-finals on Sunday. Vitkovice didn’t have an easy road to the QF’s, finishing with two losses and no points prior to the game today, while Vitkovice finished with a win and an overtime loss. Based off performance from the tournament so far, CSKA may have looked […]

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Davos Skip To Semi’s After Defeating Canada 3-2

Davos Skip To Semi’s After Defeating Canada 3-2

Davos. Canada. Talk about a thriller. Every time the two teams take to the ice during the round robin, the crowd is treated to what most expect will be the two teams competing in the finals come New Years Eve. Canada may have have crushed Davos 7-2 in the finals last year, but considering how overpowered the Canadians were, it […]

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