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On a hot summer day, the choice is clear: hit the beach. Tank top, shorts and flip-flops meet sun, sand and relaxation. Is there anywhere else you’d rather be? Why, yes. Dennis Cholowski, Dante Fabbro and Cale Makar traded their beach essentials for hockey gear this summer and they wouldn’t have it any other way.
It’s quite easy to get inspired listening to Emily Clark. The Saskatoon native is one of 28 players centralized with Canada’s National Women’s Team, trying to make the final roster that will compete at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in South Korea.
The fourth-youngest player centralized, Saskatoon native Emily Clark has plenty of big-game experience from three women’s worlds.
Joe Veleno (Kirkland, Que./Saint John, QMJHL), the only Canadian selected to wear the red-and-white twice at the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup, will wear the ‘C’ at the summer hockey event staple when Canada steps on the ice in Breclav, Czech Republic, and Bratislava, Slovakia.
Nick and Ryan Suzuki hate losing – especially to each other. The brothers are competitive in everything they do, from video games to ping pong to hockey.
Hockey Canada has wrapped up its five-day National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team selection camp by naming the 22 players who will represent the nation at the 2017 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup Aug. 7-12 in Breclav, Czech Republic, and Bratislava, Slovakia.
Hockey Canada has hired Brad McEwen (Whitewood, Sask.) – most recently a western Canadian amateur scout for the Calgary Flames – as its Program of Excellence head scout.