Net Crashers

January 4, 2007

Controversy regarding world junior shootout

Filed under: Shootout, Team Canada, Team USA, World Jr. Tournament — netcrashers @ 8:06 am

Is this really how a hockey game is meant to be decided?

More here.

January 3, 2007

Canada defeats USA in shootout

Filed under: IIHF, Shootout, Team Canada, Team USA, World Jr. Tournament — netcrashers @ 12:23 pm

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Shootouts are lame.

Canada now goes for the gold. More here.

December 28, 2006

Canada defeats USA

Filed under: Team Canada, Team USA, World Jr. Tournament — netcrashers @ 8:05 am

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It is a shame that very few are paying attention to this tournament.

More here.

December 26, 2006

Hartsburg names Price starting goalie

Filed under: Team Canada, Team Sweden — netcrashers @ 7:49 am

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Canada faces off against Sweden this afternoon.

More here.

December 14, 2006

Canadian junior squad announces cuts

Filed under: Team Canada, World Jr. Tournament — netcrashers @ 2:24 pm

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For some of these kids, it just might be their first experience getting cut. More here.

December 9, 2006

Charity game played in Red Square

Filed under: Charity, Team Canada, Team Russia — netcrashers @ 6:49 pm

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Former All Stars played in Red Square to raise money for retired Soviet players.

If only Rory could have played.

More here.

December 8, 2006

Update on exhibition game in Red Square

Filed under: Charity, Team Canada, Team Russia — netcrashers @ 4:39 pm

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Paul Coffey reports all is well in Russia. Read more here.

December 4, 2006

Selection camp to begin for Canadian juniors

Filed under: IIHF, Team Canada, World Jr. Tournament — netcrashers @ 9:15 pm

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Canada is looking for a third consecutive gold medal in the upcoming World Jr. Hockey Championship.

Read more here.

December 3, 2006

Canadian juniors gearing up for world jr. tournament

Filed under: Team Canada, World Jr. Tournament — netcrashers @ 10:51 pm

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Read more here.

December 1, 2006

Quinn to coach Team Canada in Spengler Cup

Filed under: Coach, Spengler Cup, Team Canada — netcrashers @ 9:33 pm

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Don’t ask about the pic but Pat Quinn has accepted the honor to coach Team Canada in the Spengler Cup tournament. Read more here.

Team Quebecois?

Filed under: Team Canada — netcrashers @ 5:01 pm

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Only in Canada. Read more here.

Cold war revisited… sort of

Filed under: Charity, Team Canada, Team Russia — netcrashers @ 12:15 am

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Former NHL and Soviet era hockey players will play an outdoors exhibition game for charity in Red Square. And yeah, Viktor Tikhonov has been brought out of the mothballs to once again coach the Russian squad. Read more here.

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