Medicine Hat and Swift Current selected as co-hosts of 2019 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge
For the first time in the 33-year history of the event, the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge – an international showcase of the best young hockey talent in the world – will be co-hosted in a pair of Prairie provinces. Medicine Hat, Alta., and Swift Current, Sask., will welcome the event from Nov. 2-9, 2019.
Canada wins gold at 2019 IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship
For the first time in five years, Canada’s National Women’s Under-18 Team has won gold at the IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship, defeating the United States 3-2 in overtime on Sunday in Obihiro.
Nash announces retirement
After a decorated international career that included four gold medals and more than a point per game, Rick Nash announced his retirement Friday – just over 18 years after he first wore the Maple Leaf.