Tag Archives: Canada

  • Canadian Women’s Hockey Team Sure Knows How To Celebrate A Victory’

    Canadian Women’s Hockey Team Sure Knows How To Celebrate A Victory’

    Coming into the 2010 Winter Games, Canadians were hoping to “Own the Podium,” but the chief concern across the country was getting the gold in both the men’s and women’s hockey tournaments.  After last night’s victory over the U.S.A., the women have done their part, and that called for a celebration. However, their celebration has […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Maid In Canada

    Picture Of The Day: Maid In Canada

    Canadians sure do love their hockey.  In fact, they happen to love it so much that even when their country is not on the ice, they continue to flock to the arenas in Vancouver to catch a glimpse of some of the other top teams at this Olympic tournament.  But just because Canada is not […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Canadians Send Strong Message To The World

    Picture Of The Day: Canadians Send Strong Message To The World

    Coming into the 2010 Winter Games in Vancouver, Canadians had high expectations for their “own the podium program.”  Unfortunately, the podium has not quite been owned by the home nation, causing some to state that Canada has not been able to “find the podium,” or perhaps they have “rented out the podium to the Americans.” […]

  • Canada’s Shea Weber Blasts A Puck Through The Net (Video)

    Canada’s Shea Weber Blasts A Puck Through The Net (Video)

    Canada’s Men’s Olympic Hockey Team has had some difficulty at times putting the puck in the net throughout their first three games of the tournament.  And so when they finally did begin to bulge the twine last night against the Germans, it seemed as though it may have all been for not when the net […]

  • Hitler Has Been Informed Of The USA’s Victory Over Canada

    Hitler Has Been Informed Of The USA’s Victory Over Canada

    The hockey world is buzzing after the American’s upset Canada in Vancouver during their final round robin game of the men’s tournament, but apparently the word has traveled beyond the ears of hockey fans and has reached as far as Adolf Hitler himself. Getting on the Hitler Parody bandwagon, last night’s thrilling game between these […]

  • Too soon for this Olympic Luge Advertisement?

    Too soon for this Olympic Luge Advertisement?

    We can’t help but ask what The Globe and Mail was thinking when they decided to run this advertisement in Tuesday’s edition of the popular Canadian newspaper.  Too soon?  One would have to think so, and if that wasn’t enough, it should also be noted that the ad ran adjacent to an article titled “Games […]

  • Steve Nash Wants a Spot on the Canadian Men’s Hockey Team (Video)

    Steve Nash Wants a Spot on the Canadian Men’s Hockey Team (Video)

    He had his nose broken, and still has the scar.  He’s chipped his tooth and has since had it replaced.  And he thinks he is ugly.  According to Steve Nash, when you combine all these attributes possessed by the Phoenix Suns guard, he should at least get some consideration to play for the Canadian Men’s […]

  • John Carlson Helps US Win Gold Against Canada in OT

    John Carlson Helps US Win Gold Against Canada in OT

    The Canadian Junior National team has always had a competitive team.  They have won the gold medal at the IIHF World Junior Hockey Championships the last 5 straight years.  That would all end last night however, when a fiesty U.S. squad overcame the Canadians in overtime.  This was the first matchup between the two teams […]

  • Canada’s Patrice Cormier Lays a Vicious Elbow on Anton Rodin

    Canada’s Patrice Cormier Lays a Vicious Elbow on Anton Rodin

    Line changes are pretty routine in hockey.  Most or all of the players skate off quickly while a new unit comes on the ice, right?  Well not in this game between Sweden and Canada.  Canada was up 4-0 about halfway through the 2nd period when Patrice Cormier laid a huge elbow into Anton Rodin‘s face.  […]

  • Colten Teubert Hits Jordan Caron Into Another World [Video]

    Colten Teubert Hits Jordan Caron Into Another World [Video]

    Total Pro Sports – As a child playing hockey in Canada, every boy’s dream becomes one in which he envisons himself  wearing a  red maple leaf and playing  for Team Canada; following in the footsteps of past greats as Sidney Crosby, Mario Lemiuex and Wayne Gretzky.  This year, young energetic players such as Taylor Hall […]

  • Brawl Erupts During Basketball Friendly Between Italy vs. Canada

    Brawl Erupts During Basketball Friendly Between Italy vs. Canada

    Total Pro Sports – It was supposed to be a friendly exhibition game, but things turned ugly late in the second half after Italy’s Stefano Mancinelli elbowed Canada’s Aaron Doornekamp in the back of the head.  That would spark a bench clearing brawl between the two clubs, bringing back memories of previous incidents we have […]

  • Doesn’t The 2010 Vancouver Olympic Torch Look Like A Joint?

    Doesn’t The 2010 Vancouver Olympic Torch Look Like A Joint?

    Total Pro Sports – In less than a year from now, the 2010 Olympic Games in Vancouver will begin, and what better way to get things started than lighting the flame with a joint.  At least that is what it will look like, and we don’t expect the people of Vancouver to mind at all.  […]

  • IIHF 2009 World Championship Preview

    IIHF 2009 World Championship Preview

    Total Pro Sports – Tomorrow is opening day of the 2009 IIHF World Hockey Championships in Berne/Zurich-Kloten, Switzerland.  Russia is coming in as the defending champs after beating Canada on Canadian soil in overtime of the gold medal game last year.  Can they do it again?  Here’s a quick breakdown of how we see it […]

  • Italy Gives Canada Aboot, eh

    Italy Gives Canada Aboot, eh

    Total Pro Sports -  In a World Baseball Classic that has seen numerous upsets, Monday night was no exception.  Host nation Canada was utterly stunned by an Italian team that was playing inspired ball.

  • Canada Rejects Phelps For Some Guys Named Oz And Sheen

    Canada Rejects Phelps For Some Guys Named Oz And Sheen

    Total Pro Sports- One picture with a bong will get you in trouble in many places these days.  At least that’s the way it seems to be for Michael Phelps, but of all the places you would expect, Canada? According to The Globe and Mail, Power Within Inc, has decided to drop Phelps from two […]