After a successful Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. The NHL is considering not sending their players to the next Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea due to a string of injuries that have hindered NHL teams during the push for the post season.
Hockey fans across Alberta moved more than mountains to pile into the bars a 5 a.m. MST on Feb. 23 to cheer the Canadian Men’s Olympic team to Gold.
Minutes after the Canadians beat the Americans in the semi-final, Premier Alison Redford tweeted that the bars would open to serve liquor for the big game.
The UFC announced their Canadian dates for 2014, and yet again Calgary was passed over. How would fans respond to being snubbed once again after the UFC’s Calgary debut in 2012 fell short of expectations.
SAIT staff and students gathered at Canada House, an Olympic Games viewing area on SAIT campus, to watch the men’s Olympic skeleton team compete in Sochi Friday, Feb. 14. The athletes are running on sleds that were designed and built by SAIT Polytechnic’s Applied Research and Innovation Services.
When competition gets underway at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Canada’s Olympic Snowboarding team will be looking to increase their medal tally and to catch up to the Americans.
Thousands of Olympic fans and proud Canadians braved the cold temperatures on Saturday, Jan. 11, showing their support for Canadian athletes as they head off to Sochi, Russia for this year’s Winter Olympic Games.
For the second consecutive year, Team Canada’s struggles at the WJHC continue with a loss in the bronze medal game. Canada failed to garner a medal, which hasn’t happened since a three-year drought from 1979-1981.