Tag Archive | Team Canada

Capitals Select Hendrix Lapierre in the First Round of the 2020 NHL Draft

The Washington Capitals selected center Hendrix Lapierre with the 22nd overall selection in the first round of the 2020 NHL Draft. The Capitals traded their 24th overall pick and their 80th overall pick to the Calgary Flames to select Lapierre. Lapierre, 18, was ranked seventh overall among North American centers and ninth overall among all […]

Metropolitan Riveters Sign Samantha Fieseler

The Metropolitan Riveters have added a strong new defender with the signing of Samantha Fieseler, who played last season for Goteborg HC of the SDHL after a standout collegiate career at Mercyhurst. Fieseler joins all-star Rebecca Morse, 2020 fourth overall draft pick Saroya Tinker, and Sammy Kolowrat of the Czech Republic National Team as the […]

Nurse Explodes for 29 Points as Unbeaten Canada Defeats Greece in World Cup, 82-63

New York Liberty guard Kia Nurse  tallied a game-high 29 points as Canada Basketball’s Senior Women’s National Team defeated Korea, 82-63, to remain unbeaten in FIBA World Cup play.   Leading Korea 8-3 midway through the first quarter, Canada used a 7-0 run to take a commanding 15-3 lead. However, Korea briefly responded with a […]

John Tavares named to Canadian Olympic Hockey Team

Hockey Canada announced on Tuesday that Islanders captain John Tavares has been selected as a member of the 2014 Canadian Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey Team. Tavares, 23, leads the Islanders in scoring and ranks third in the National Hockey League with 51 points (20 goals, 31 assists) in 43 games this season. He’s led the […]