Hockey Canada announced its roster selected to represent Canada at the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, Nov. 2-9 in Medicine Hat, Alta., and Swift Current, Sask. Joshua Roy of the Saint John Sea Dogs and Jeremy Langlois of the Cape Breton Eagles were selected to represent their country in the Prairies. The players will be divided [...]
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The Canadian Hockey League, in association with the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League, Ontario Hockey League, and Western Hockey League, and in collaboration with Hockey Canada, have announced the rosters for the 2019 CIBC Canada Russia Series. 70 CHL players will compete among the three regional league teams while auditioning for a role on Canada’s [...]
The Calgary Flames announced on Monday they have agreed to terms with forward Jakob Pelletier on a 3-year, entry-level contract. […]
Hockey Canada named its summer camp rosters for the World Juniors, U18 and U17 Hockey Championships. Amongst the players selected were forward Alexis Lafreniere (Rimouski Oceanic) and goaltender Alexis Gravel (Halifax Mooseheads) for the World Junior try-outs, Pier-Olivier Roy (Gatineau Olympiques) for the U18 try-outs, and Joshua Roy (Saint John SeaDogs), Jeremy Langlois (Cape Breton [...]
The Tampa Bay Lightning re-signed forward Cedric Paquette to a two-year contract worth an AAV of $1.65 million. Paquette, 6-foot-1, 198 pounds, skated in 80 games for the Lightning in 2018-19, recording 13 goals and 17 points. He led Tampa Bay in hits with 269 and paced all Bolts forwards in blocked shots with 61. [...]
The first round of the 2019 National Hockey League Entry Draft was held June 21st, 2019 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia. A little after 7:49 PM local time, Calgary Flames general manger Brad Treliving stepped up to the podium for the 26th overall pick and spoke the words Jakob Pelletier had been hoping [...]
The Saint John Sea Dogs selected forward Joshua Roy first overall in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League Draft. Roy, five-foot-11, 180 pounds, produced 38 goals and a league-best 88 points in 42 games this past season with the Levis Chevaliers of the Quebec Midget triple-A Hockey League. The St-Georges-de-Beauce, Que., native won four individual [...]
Alexis Lafrenière capped off a dream season on Saturday by being named the top player in the Canadian Hockey League, following in the footsteps of Rimouski Océanic legends Sidney Crosby (2004 and 2005) and Brad Richards (2000). At 17, Lafrenière becomes only the sixth player in the history of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League [...]
On Friday, Hockey Canada announced that forward Jakob Pelletier and defenceman Jordan Spence of the Moncton Wildcats will represent Canada at the 2019 IIHF U18 World Championship from April 18-28 in Örnsköldsvik and Umeå, Sweden. Pelletier, in his second season for the Wildcats, hit new career highs, scoring 39 times and adding 50 more assists for a total [...]
The Golden Puck Awards, presented annually by the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League, were held at the Capitole Theatre in Quebec City. Twelve of the most deserving players of 2018-19 season were honoured for their accomplishments. Alexis Lafreniere, Samuel Harvey and Jordan Spence received several of the most prestigious accolades. Awards Michel-Brière Trophy – Most [...]