54 relations: Alan Eagleson, Association football, Big Six (ice hockey), Canada Cup, Canada men's national ice hockey team, CHL Canada/Russia Series, Czech Republic men's national ice hockey team, Doug Fisher (politician), FIFA World Cup, Finland men's national ice hockey team, Frank Gehry, Gary Bettman, Germany men's national ice hockey team, Hockey Canada, Ice hockey, Ice hockey at the Olympic Games, Ice Hockey World Championships, International Ice Hockey Federation, List of international games played by NHL teams, List of international ice hockey competitions featuring NHL players, List of KHL vs NHL games, Montreal, National Hockey League, National Hockey League Players' Association, NHL Challenge, North America, NPR, Ottawa Citizen, Rendez-vous '87, Russia men's national ice hockey team, Scotiabank Arena, Slovakia men's national ice hockey team, Soviet Union, Stanley Cup playoffs, Summit Series, Super Series, Super Series '76-77, Sweden men's national ice hockey team, Team Europe (ice hockey), Team North America (World Cup of Hockey 2016), The Canadian Press, Toronto, Toronto Sun, United States men's national ice hockey team, Victoria Cup (ice hockey), 1974 Summit Series, 1976 Canada Cup, 1981 Canada Cup, 1991 Canada Cup, 1996 World Cup of Hockey, ..., 2004 World Cup of Hockey, 2004–05 NHL lockout, 2007 Super Series, 2016 World Cup of Hockey. Expand index (4 more) » « Shrink index
Robert Alan Eagleson (born April 24, 1933) is a disbarred Canadian lawyer, hockey agent and promoter.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
The Big Six in men's international ice hockey are the six national teams that have been dominant in competitive play throughout the history of international hockey and especially since the 1950s.
The Canada Cup (Coupe Canada) was an invitational international ice hockey tournament held on five occasions between 1976 and 1991.
The Canadian national men's ice hockey team (popularly known as Team Canada; Équipe Canada) is the ice hockey team representing Canada internationally.
The CHL Canada/Russia Series is an annual junior ice hockey exhibition tournament held between a select team of Russian players and all-star teams representing the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League, the Ontario Hockey League and the Western Hockey League.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
The Czech men's national ice hockey team is the national ice hockey team of the Czech Republic.
Douglas Mason "Doug" Fisher (September 19, 1919 – September 18, 2009) was a Canadian political columnist and politician.
The FIFA World Cup, often simply called the World Cup, is an international association football competition contested by the senior men's national teams of the members of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the sport's global governing body.
The Finnish men's national ice hockey team, or Leijonat / Lejonen (The Lions in Finnish and Swedish), as it is called in Finland, is governed by the Finnish Ice Hockey Association.
Frank Owen Gehry,, FAIA (born Frank Owen Goldberg)Reinhart, Anthony (July 28, 2010), Globe and Mail is a Canadian-born American architect, residing in Los Angeles.
Gary Bruce Bettman (born June 2, 1952) is the commissioner of the National Hockey League (NHL), a post he has held since February 1, 1993.
The German men's national ice hockey team first participated in serious international competition at the 1911 European Hockey Championship.
Hockey Canada, which merged with the Canadian Amateur Hockey Association in 1998, is the national governing body of ice hockey and ice sledge hockey in Canada and is a member of the International Ice Hockey Federation.
Ice hockey is a contact team sport played on ice, usually in a rink, in which two teams of skaters use their sticks to shoot a vulcanized rubber puck into their opponent's net to score points.
Ice hockey tournaments have been staged at the Olympic Games since 1920.
The Ice Hockey World Championships are an annual international men's ice hockey tournament organized by the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF).
The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF; Fédération internationale de hockey sur glace; Internationale Eishockey-Föderation) is a worldwide governing body for ice hockey and in-line hockey.
Throughout the history of the National Hockey League (NHL), there has been a long-standing tradition of international games played by NHL teams.
The following is a list of international ice hockey competitions where National Hockey League players have been able to participate.
Although the NHL teams played against Soviet league teams during the Super Series between 1976 and 1991, there were no games between post-Soviet and NHL teams until 2008, when Metallurg Magnitogorsk played against the New York Rangers for the 2008 Victoria Cup.
Montreal (officially Montréal) is the most populous municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec and the second-most populous municipality in Canada.
The National Hockey League (NHL; Ligue nationale de hockey—LNH) is a professional ice hockey league in North America, currently comprising 31 teams: 24 in the United States and 7 in Canada.
The National Hockey League Players' Association (AJLNH) or NHLPA is the union for professional hockey players in the National Hockey League (NHL).
The NHL Challenge series allows select NHL teams to travel outside North America to conduct training camp and participate in exhibition games.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere and almost all within the Western Hemisphere; it is also considered by some to be a northern subcontinent of the Americas.
National Public Radio (usually shortened to NPR, stylized as npr) is an American privately and publicly funded non-profit membership media organization based in Washington, D.C. It serves as a national syndicator to a network of over 1,000 public radio stations in the United States.
The Ottawa Citizen is an English-language daily newspaper owned by Postmedia Network in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Rendez-vous '87 was an international ice hockey series of games between the Soviet Union national ice hockey team and a team of All-Stars from the National Hockey League, held in Quebec City.
The Russian men's national ice hockey team (Сборная России по хоккею с шайбой) is the national men's ice hockey team of Russia, overseen by the Ice Hockey Federation of Russia.
Scotiabank Arena, formerly named Air Canada Centre, is a multi-purpose indoor sporting arena located on Bay Street in the South Core district of Downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Slovak men's national ice hockey team is the national ice hockey team of Slovakia and is controlled by the Slovak Ice Hockey Federation.
The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) was a socialist state in Eurasia that existed from 1922 to 1991.
The Stanley Cup playoffs (Les séries éliminatoires de la Coupe Stanley) is an elimination tournament in the National Hockey League consisting of four rounds of best-of-seven series.
The Summit Series, or Super Series (in Russian Суперсерия СССР — Канада; Superseriya SSSR — Canada), known at the time simply as the Canada–USSR Series, was an eight-game series of ice hockey between the Soviet Union and Canada, held in September 1972.
The Super Series were exhibition games between Soviet teams and NHL teams that took place on each NHL opponents' home ice in North America from 1976 to 1991.
Super Series '76-77 was an ice hockey tournament, which saw the team from HC CSKA Moscow, also called the "Red Army" in English, touring North America to play against teams from the World Hockey Association (WHA).
The Sweden men's national ice hockey team (Sveriges herrlandslag i ishockey), nicknamed Tre Kronor (Three Crowns in Swedish), as it is called in Sweden, is one of the most successful ice hockey teams in the world.
Team Europe was an international ice hockey team created for the 2016 World Cup of Hockey.
Team North America was a hockey team created for the 2016 World Cup of Hockey.
The Canadian Press (CP; La Presse Canadienne) is a national news agency headquartered in Toronto, Canada.
Toronto is the capital city of the province of Ontario and the largest city in Canada by population, with 2,731,571 residents in 2016.
The Toronto Sun is an English-language daily newspaper published in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The United States men's national ice hockey team is based in Colorado Springs, Colorado, with its U18 and U17 development program in Plymouth, Michigan.
The Victoria Cup was a game or series of games played between professional ice hockey teams from Europe and the North American National Hockey League (NHL).
The 1974 Summit Series was the second of two competitions between Soviet and Canadian professional ice hockey players.
The 1976 Canada Cup was an international ice hockey tournament held September 2–15, 1976, in Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal, Winnipeg and Quebec City, Canada as well as in Philadelphia, United States.
The 1981 Labatt Canada Cup was the second best-on-best ice hockey world championship and involved the world's top six hockey nations.
The 1991 Labatt Canada Cup was a professional international ice hockey tournament played in August and September 1991.
The first World Cup of Hockey (WCH), or 1996 World Cup of Hockey, replaced the Canada Cup as one of the premier championships for professional ice hockey.
The 2004 World Cup of Hockey was an international ice hockey tournament.
The 2004–05 NHL lockout was a lockout that resulted in the cancellation of what would have been the 88th season of play of the National Hockey League (NHL).
The 2007 Super Series (Суперсерия 2007; 2007 Super Série) was an eight-game Under-20 ice hockey challenge between Russia and Canada.
The 2016 World Cup of Hockey (abbreviated WCH2016) was an international ice hockey tournament.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.