Ice Hockey

"I thought I was paralyzed," Wolski said.   It was an innocent enough play in an early season Kontinental Hockey League game. Wolski dived to poke the puck away from Vladimir Markelov, who slid and inadvertently knocked him head-first into the...
16/02/2018
Russian female ice hockey players at the Winter Olympics came under scrutiny from World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) officers, who took 16 team members to doping control hours before a scheduled training session. The team is competing at the Games...
08/02/2018
The joint Korean women's ice hockey team will move into athletes' residences for the PyeongChang Winter Olympics ahead of schedule, the sport's South Korean governing body said Tuesday.   The 35 players had initially been scheduled to enter...
30/01/2018
Hockey lost a great man on Sunday morning when general manager Jim Johannson died unexpectedly.   “Jim’s positive influence was enormous and will be felt for generations to come,” USA Hockey president Jim Smith said in a release. “He was widely...
22/01/2018
In October, the Russian Ice Hockey Federation and charity Rusfond launched a joint initiative called "Hockey fights cancer" to raise money and awareness for children diagnosed with cancer. The campaign also aims to support the development of the...
11/01/2018
The PyeongChang Winter Olympics in South Korea start in February, and it would be the 30-year-old’s first appearance at the competition. Butler, who plays in the American Hockey League (AHL), got the call-up after the National Hockey League (NHL)...
02/01/2018
Israel has become the latest country to experience the excitement of Para ice hockey, as coaches and athletes from some of Europe’s best teams led a training camp in Tel Aviv.   Eight people took part in the camp from 6-7 December, which was...
21/12/2017
The women’s ice hockey squad is the latest Russian team to be disqualified from the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi for doping, the International Olympic Committee has announced.   Six of the 21-woman squad – Inna Dyubanok, Ekaterina Lebedeva,...
13/12/2017
Russian ice hockey squad members should definitely take part in the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang, despite the fact that they will have to compete under the neutral flag, national team member Ilya Kovalchuk said on Tuesday.   "We should...
06/12/2017
Der Nationalstürmer wechselt auf die kommende Saison hin von Kloten zu den ZSC Lions. Die beiden Zürcher Klubs beendeten damit wochenlange Spekulationen. Hollenstein bestritt bisher 378 Partien in der höchsten Schweizer Spielklasse. Dabei gelangen...
28/11/2017
Norwegian Para ice hockey player Lena Schroder has a big dream and knows how she wants to achieve it. “I really want to go to the Paralympics this time. But I want to be there as a player, not as a woman. It would be a personal victory,” said...
17/11/2017
The Sidney Crosby Hockey School welcomed 160 kids to Cole Harbour Place from as far away as Japan. Instead of making a few cameo appearances, Crosby spent every afternoon on the ice. He also scheduled meet-and-greet time so every camper received an...
30/10/2017

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