Tag Archives: Canada

  • Canadian Fans Cheer For Slovakian Goalie at World Juniors (Video)

    Canadian Fans Cheer For Slovakian Goalie at World Juniors (Video)

    Canadians love their hockey, and they love their hockey teams even more.  But on Sunday, following Canada’s 5-1 victory over Slovakia in the semi-finals of the IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, the thousands of Canadian fans in attendance took a moment to show some appreciation for the opposing […]

  • 2014 Sochi Olympics: Canada Wins Men’s Hockey Gold (GIFs)

    2014 Sochi Olympics: Canada Wins Men’s Hockey Gold (GIFs)

    At times it may not have been the prettiest, but when it was all said and done, Canada’s run to gold in Olympic men’s hockey turned out to be quite the masterpiece. Sure the team may have struggled to score at times, managing just three goals in their opener against Norway and just two in […]

  • Helicopter Hockey Is Now a Thing, and It Is Awesome (Video)

    Helicopter Hockey Is Now a Thing, and It Is Awesome (Video)

    Only a Canadian would ever say, “gee, I wonder if I could play hockey in a helicopter?” And only a Canadian would ever say, “oh man, that’s an awesome idea. I’ll help!” One morning in early December, somewhere in the Canadian Rockies, helicopter pilot Bradley Friesen woke up and decided it would be fun to […]

  • Line Brawl Breaks Out During USA Vs Canada Women’s Hockey Game (Video)

    Line Brawl Breaks Out During USA Vs Canada Women’s Hockey Game (Video)

    We’re all familiar with the old joke, “I was watching a great fight and suddenly a hockey game broke out.”  But if you expected the circumstances behind a joke like that to completely dissipate during an international exhibition of women’s hockey, you were in for a rude awakening during Saturday’s meeting between the USA and Canada. The […]

  • 9 Greatest Canadian Athletes Of All Time

    9 Greatest Canadian Athletes Of All Time

    Today is Canadian Thanksgiving, or, as they call it, “Thanksgiving.” While the Canadians have much to be thankful for, like a functioning government and tolerable crime and literacy rates, the nation largely lies in the shadow of its southern neighbor’s athletic output. No longer. Let this list serve as enduring reminder of Canada’s contribution to […]