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Canada’s Mason McTavish (23) and Brennan Othmann (15) celebrate a goal against Slovakia during second period IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Edmonton on Thursday August 11, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

McTavish puts up 6 points, Canada crushes Slovakia 11-1 at world juniors

Host side continus round-robin play against Czechia on Saturday

 

Caden Dehoog, one of the instructors at the 2022 BC Hockey Summer Officiating School from Aug. 4-8, grew up in Salmon Arm and loves the path of refereeing he’s taken. (Martha Wickett-Salmon Arm Observer)

Hockey referee in Shuswap skates from student to instructor

40 budding officials join BC Hockey’s Summer Officiating School in Salmon Arm

 

Canada’s National Junior Team assistant coach Michael Dyck, left, gives instructions during a training camp practice in Calgary, Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2022.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh

Team Canada prepares for unusual world junior hockey championship

Criticism of Hockey Canada loomed large as the 10-team tournament began Tuesday

 

Toronto lawyer Andrea Skinner, shown in a handout photo, has been appointed interim chair of Hockey Canada’s board of directors. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Hockey Canada **MANDATORY CREDIT**

Beleaguered Hockey Canada names Toronto lawyer interim chair

Andrea Skinner first woman to hold the position in the history of the organization

Toronto lawyer Andrea Skinner, shown in a handout photo, has been appointed interim chair of Hockey Canada’s board of directors. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Hockey Canada **MANDATORY CREDIT**
Odd summer timing and an ongoing sexual assault scandal at Hockey Canada could be the reason thousands of tickets to the World Junior Hockey Championship are still available on the eve of the tournament, says an Edmonton professor. Fans take a selfie as they watch United States take on Finland during first period IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship exhibition action in Edmonton on Thursday, December 23, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
Odd summer timing and an ongoing sexual assault scandal at Hockey Canada could be the reason thousands of tickets to the World Junior Hockey Championship are still available on the eve of the tournament, says an Edmonton professor. Fans take a selfie as they watch United States take on Finland during first period IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship exhibition action in Edmonton on Thursday, December 23, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
Andrew Cristall is one of three Kelowna Rockets going for gold at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup (Photo - @HockeyCanada/Twitter)

Kelowna Rockets trio going for gold with Team Canada

The puck drops on the gold medal game at 3 p.m.

Andrew Cristall is one of three Kelowna Rockets going for gold at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup (Photo - @HockeyCanada/Twitter)
(Photo - @Kelowna_Rockets/Twitter)

One month away: Kelowna Rockets announce training camp schedule

For the first time since 2019, the team’s rookie camp is back in action

(Photo - @Kelowna_Rockets/Twitter)
(Photo - Erika Perreaux/Hockey Canada Images; @kelowna_rockets/Twitter)

Kelowna Rockets players off to semifinals with Team Canada

Cristall and Price have combined for nine points in three games at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup

(Photo - Erika Perreaux/Hockey Canada Images; @kelowna_rockets/Twitter)
(Photo - @kelowna_rockets/Twitter)

Foe, yet friend: countryman sporting special sticks to honour ill Kelowna Rocket

Pavel Novak was diagnosed with oncological disease in June

(Photo - @kelowna_rockets/Twitter)
(Photo - West Kelowna Warriors)

West Kelowna Warriors react to death of former ‘silent leader’

Parm Dhaliwal, who played three seasons for West Kelowna, was found dead in a New York City hotel

(Photo - West Kelowna Warriors)
Parm Dhaliwal skating with the West Kelowna Warriors. (BCHL/Twitter)

Former West Kelowna Warrior found dead in New York hotel room

Parm Dhaliwal spent three seasons with BCHL team

Parm Dhaliwal skating with the West Kelowna Warriors. (BCHL/Twitter)
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Okanagan skaters heading to Team Canada selection camp

Iginla, Disher looking for don the red and white again

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(Photo - Steve Dunsmoor/@Kelowna_Rockets Twitter)

Szturc of Kelowna Rockets to represent Czechia at world juniors

He is the first Rocket to be named to a team in the tournament

(Photo - Steve Dunsmoor/@Kelowna_Rockets Twitter)
(Photo - @reganrant/Twitter)

Bartel behind the mic for 23rd season with Kelowna Rockets

Bartel is moving to the team’s new home, 104.7 The Lizard

(Photo - @reganrant/Twitter)
Hockey Canada COO Scott Smith speaks during a news conference in Vancouver on December 1, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Hockey Canada has paid $7.6M in sex abuse settlements since 1989

President says he’ll step down if Hockey Canada governance asks him to

Hockey Canada COO Scott Smith speaks during a news conference in Vancouver on December 1, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Kelowna Rockets forward Andrew Cristall. (Photo - Hockey Canada)

Watch Kelowna Rockets rep Team Canada next week

The Hlinka Gretzky Cup runs from July 31 to August 6

Kelowna Rockets forward Andrew Cristall. (Photo - Hockey Canada)
Hockey Canada logo is seen at an event in Toronto on Wednesday Nov. 1, 2017. TSN has extended its media rights agreement with Hockey Canada through the 2033-34 season.The sports network announced Tuesday that the agreement fives TSN and French-language broadcaster RDS exclusive rights to Hockey Canada events, including the world junior championship. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Canada’s top women hockey players say there’s much to do to clean up toxic behaviour

Hockey Canada undergoing parliamentary hearings for handling of sexual assault complaints

Hockey Canada logo is seen at an event in Toronto on Wednesday Nov. 1, 2017. TSN has extended its media rights agreement with Hockey Canada through the 2033-34 season.The sports network announced Tuesday that the agreement fives TSN and French-language broadcaster RDS exclusive rights to Hockey Canada events, including the world junior championship. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Former Vancouver Canucks NHL hockey player Jake Virtanen returns to B.C. Supreme Court after a lunch break in his sexual assault trial, in Vancouver, on Friday, July 22, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Jury starts deliberating in sexual assault trial of former Vancouver Canuck Virtanen

Virtanen accused of sexually assaulting a woman in his hotel room in 2017

Former Vancouver Canucks NHL hockey player Jake Virtanen returns to B.C. Supreme Court after a lunch break in his sexual assault trial, in Vancouver, on Friday, July 22, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Hockey Canada logo is seen at an event in Toronto on Wednesday Nov. 1, 2017. TSN has extended its media rights agreement with Hockey Canada through the 2033-34 season.The sports network announced Tuesday that the agreement fives TSN and French-language broadcaster RDS exclusive rights to Hockey Canada events, including the world junior championship. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Hockey Canada releases plan to combat ‘toxic’ culture ahead of parliamentary hearings

Organization commits to centralized tracking and reporting system for abuse complaints

Hockey Canada logo is seen at an event in Toronto on Wednesday Nov. 1, 2017. TSN has extended its media rights agreement with Hockey Canada through the 2033-34 season.The sports network announced Tuesday that the agreement fives TSN and French-language broadcaster RDS exclusive rights to Hockey Canada events, including the world junior championship. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
(Photo - Jordy Cunningham/Kelowna Capital News)

Ex-Canuck Corey Hirsch stacks the pads for mental health in Kelowna and beyond

Hirsch is a mental health advocate looking to end the stigma

(Photo - Jordy Cunningham/Kelowna Capital News)