Tag: world cup of hockey

FOND MEMORIES OF TEAM EUROPE FOR HALAK

By: Ryan Parker

In a recent feature for The Players' Tribune, Jaroslav Halak looks back fondly on the experience and accomplishment of Team Europe during the World Cup of Hockey 2016.

November 9, 2016

BRADEN HOLTBY’S WORLD CUP OF HOCKEY 2016 GOALIE MASK RAISES OVER $27,000

By: NHLPA Staff

Proceeds from NHLPA-supported auction will go to the Gord Downie Fund for Brain Cancer Research & the Gord Downie Secret Path Fund for Truth and Reconciliation.

October 18, 2016

World Cup of Hockey 2016 in Review

By: NHLPA Staff

The World Cup of Hockey 2016 was truly a best-on-best tournament, which provided a stage for hockey’s elite to showcase their skill, speed and talent as they competed for global hockey supremacy.

September 30, 2016

Triple Gold Club member Bergeron chalks it up to good teammates

By: Chris Lomon

Bergeron has formed a formidable Team Canada line with Boston teammate Brad Marchand and Pittsburgh superstar Sidney Crosby, a trio that’s combined for 22 points in five games.

September 28, 2016

WORLD CUP OF HOCKEY VIEWING PARTY MOVES TO MAPLE LEAF SQUARE

By: NHLPA Staff

Viewing parties for the World Cup of Hockey best-of-three Final between Team Canada and Team Europe begin Sept. 27 at Maple Leaf Square.

September 27, 2016

Leon Draisaitl: Representing Europe, Germany and himself

By: Peter Roumeliotis

Leon Draisaitl, one of six Germans on Team Europe, believes his country is getting better in international competitions, and hopes the World Cup of Hockey helps grow the hockey stage in Germany.

September 26, 2016

Auston Matthews: Making Waves

By: Peter Roumeliotis

The Auston Matthews show arrived at the ACC on September 8th with Team North America’s debut, and it is certainly there to stay with the 2016-17 NHL season around the corner.

September 23, 2016

World-class Josi delivers European flair

By: Chris Lomon

The Swiss, blue-chip blueliner brings big-time skills to Team Europe.

September 21, 2016

Thornton adds heart and soul to Team Canada

By: Peter Roumeliotis

He isn't sporting the “C” or “A” on his sweater for this tournament, but Joe Thornton's veteran presence and outstanding career are assets Team Canada couldn't pass up on.

September 19, 2016

WORLD CUP OF HOCKEY TROPHY UNVEILED

By: NHLPA Staff

The World Cup of Hockey Trophy, designed by Frank Gehry, was revealed by Paul Henderson at the Pepsi Premiere Party at the Scotiabank World Cup of Hockey Fan Village.

September 17, 2016

Jokinen, Lehtinen, reunite for Team Finland

By: Chris Lomon

Jussi Jokinen has plenty of praise for the way former teammate and current Team Finland GM Jere Lehtinen played the game. Turns out, the feeling’s mutual.

September 16, 2016

Team North America: First Impressions

By: Peter Roumeliotis

The World Cup of Hockey 2016 is guaranteed to be in a class of its own as it presents some unique twists. How Team North America fares is already a subject of intrigue.

September 14, 2016

Sedin twins look to net hockey and horse racing gold

By: Chris Lomon

Daniel and Henrik Sedin are hoping to celebrate a win of a different kind with their star horse, Nahar, one night before Sweden begins their quest for World Cup of Hockey gold.

September 12, 2016

SAM ROBERTS BAND & DAYA JOIN PEPSI WORLD CUP OF HOCKEY PREMIERE PARTY

By: Media Release

Canadian rockers Sam Roberts Band and singer/songwriter Daya have joined the musical lineup for the Pepsi World Cup of Hockey Premiere Party at the Scotiabank World Cup of Hockey Fan Village in downtown Toronto’s historic Distillery District on Sept. 16.

September 12, 2016

My Hometown: Brandon Saad

By: Chris Lomon

One of the NHL’s most dynamic young forwards, Brandon Saad will suit up for Team North America at the upcoming World Cup of Hockey. Before the puck drops, Saad takes fans on a tour of his hometown of Gibsonia, Pennsylvania.

September 12, 2016

Komarov all systems go for another shot at international hockey glory

By: Chris Lomon

Ask Leo Komarov about the state of his golf game and there’s no trace of enthusiasm in his voice. Ask him about suiting up for Team Finland at the upcoming World Cup of Hockey, however, and you get a decidedly different response.

September 9, 2016

My Hometown: Tomas Tatar

By: Chris Lomon

Before he suits up with Team Europe, Tomas Tatar talks about his hometown in Slovakia, and what’s on the menu when he gets there.

September 8, 2016

Sbisa looks to reach World Cup summit with Team Europe

By: Chris Lomon

After conquering Mt. Kilimanjaro this summer, the 26-year-old defenceman sets his sights on hockey gold.

September 7, 2016

GRAMMY-NOMINATED ROCK BAND THE KILLERS TO HEADLINE PEPSI WORLD CUP OF HOCKEY PREMIERE PARTY

By: Press Release

Grammy-nominated rock band, The Killers, will headline the Sept. 16 "Pepsi World Cup of Hockey Premiere Party". Festivities will include a parade featuring all eight World Cup teams.

September 2, 2016

GRAMMY® AWARD-WINNING ROCK BAND GREEN DAY TO HEADLINE CELEBRATION OF CHAMPIONS

By: Press Release

The Scotiabank World Cup of Hockey Fan Village will salute members of Canada’s 2016 Olympic team followed by a live performance from Grammy® Award-winning rock band Green Day.

September 2, 2016