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Ben O'Connor #17 of Great Britain skates while Roberto Gliga #20 of Romania chases during the Ice Hockey Sochi Olympic Pre-Qualification Group J match between Romania and Great Britain at Nikko Kirifuri Ice Arena on November 10, 2012
Manchester Storm replace Hull Stingrays in Elite League
Manchester Storm will play in the Elite Ice Hockey League next season following the liquidation of Hull Stingrays.
Jul 7, 02:02
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Sheffield Steelers sack title-winning coach Gerad Adams
Sheffield Steelers sack Elite League title-winning coach Gerad Adams.
Apr 21, 10:06
Ben O'Connor #17 of Great Britain skates while Roberto Gliga #20 of Romania chases during the Ice Hockey Sochi Olympic Pre-Qualification Group J match between Romania and Great Britain at Nikko Kirifuri Ice Arena on November 10, 2012
Great Britain miss out on Ice Hockey World Championship gold
Great Britain are denied the gold medal in the Ice Hockey World Championships Group 1B after a 3-2 loss to Lithuania.
Apr 21, 00:23
Ben O'Connor #17 of Great Britain skates while Roberto Gliga #20 of Romania chases during the Ice Hockey Sochi Olympic Pre-Qualification Group J match between Romania and Great Britain at Nikko Kirifuri Ice Arena on November 10, 2012
Great Britain remain on course for gold at Ice Hockey World Championships
Great Britain come from behind to beat South Korea 3-2 at the IIHF World Championships to top their group.
Apr 17, 12:18
Ben O'Connor #17 of Great Britain skates while Roberto Gliga #20 of Romania chases during the Ice Hockey Sochi Olympic Pre-Qualification Group J match between Romania and Great Britain at Nikko Kirifuri Ice Arena on November 10, 2012
Great Britain seal comeback win over Croatia in World Championships opener
Great Britain seal a comeback 3-2 win in overtime over Croatia to begin their World Championships campaign in Eindhoven with victory.
Apr 14, 09:42
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Former NHL player Andre Deveaux wanted by police after on-ice attack
Former NHL player Andre Deveaux could be arrested after attacking an opponent before a Swedish playoff game.
Mar 31, 22:22
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Rod Stewart's son Liam named in Great Britain World Championships squad
The son of British music legend Rod Stewart is named in the Great Britain ice hockey squad for the World Championships.
Mar 29, 10:18
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Jim Anderson appointed Ice Hockey UK chairman for three years
Ice Hockey UK announces the appointment of Jim Anderson as the governing body's new chairman.
Dec 2, 10:17
Ben O'Connor #17 of Great Britain skates while Roberto Gliga #20 of Romania chases during the Ice Hockey Sochi Olympic Pre-Qualification Group J match between Romania and Great Britain at Nikko Kirifuri Ice Arena on November 10, 2012
Ben O'Connor takes pay cut to join Sheffield Steelers
Ben O'Connor takes a pay cut to join Sheffield Steelers, where his father Mike earned legendary status.
Oct 28, 09:46
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman looks on during the 2013 NHL Draft at the Prudential Center on June 30, 2013
National Hockey League stresses importance of conduct in light of NFL issues
National Hockey League commissioner Gary Bettman stresses the importance of players abiding by the code of conduct in light of the recent NFL scandal involving Ray Rice.
Sep 23, 10:07
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Youngster Josh Kelly receives call-up to England Under-15 ice hockey team
Teenager Josh Kelly is called up to the England Under-15 ice hockey team for the first time.
Sep 9, 09:51
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Belfast Giants to request review over Kevin Phillips' "vicious hit to the head"
Belfast Giants plan to request a disciplinary review after Kevin Phillips suffered a "vicious hit to the head" during his side's Challenge Cup win over Edinburgh Capitals.
Sep 8, 10:31
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Sheffield Steelers captain Jonathan Phillips out for three weeks
Sheffield Steelers captain Jonathan Phillips is expected to be sidelined for three weeks after having his appendix removed.
Sep 1, 09:26
Canada's players celebrating after winning the Men's Ice Hockey Semifinal match between the USA and Canada at the Bolshoy Ice Dome during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 21, 2014
Toronto mayor Rob Ford pleased with ice hockey win
Toronto mayor Rob Ford says that ice hockey "defines" Canada, following their gold medal win in the Winter Olympics.
Feb 23, 23:02
US Ryan Suter reacts to the team's 0-1 defeat to Canada in the Men's Ice Hockey Semifinals USA vs Canada at the Bolshoy Ice Dome during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 21, 2014
Ryan Suter "embarrassed" by USA performance
United States defenseman Ryan Suter says that he is "embarrassed" by the country's ice hockey team.
Feb 23, 20:02
Nicklas Backstrom #19 of Sweden skates against Latvia during the Men's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group C game on day eight of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 15, 2014
Nicklas Backstrom "very sad" to miss ice hockey final
Sweden center Nicklas Backstrom says that he was "very sad" after being ruled out of the ice hockey gold-medal match for failing a drugs test.
Feb 23, 19:44
Nicklas Backstrom #19 of Sweden skates against Latvia during the Men's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group C game on day eight of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 15, 2014
Sweden ice hockey player fails drug test
Sweden's ice hockey player Nicklas Backstrom tests positive for a banned substance at the Sochi Winter Olympics, according to the Swedish Olympic Committee.
Feb 23, 15:25
Marie-Philip Poulin #29 and Shannon Szabados #1 of Canada celebrate after Poulin's game winning goal in overtime against the United States during the Ice Hockey Women's Gold Medal Game on day 13 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Bolshoy Ice Dome on Feb
Canadian prime minister revels in ice hockey success
Canadian prime minister Stephen Harper tweets a message declaring ice hockey to be "our game" following the men's gold medal win at the Sochi Games.
Feb 23, 14:48
US Ryan Suter reacts to the team's 0-1 defeat to Canada in the Men's Ice Hockey Semifinals USA vs Canada at the Bolshoy Ice Dome during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 21, 2014
Joe Pavelski: 'We wanted to win the game'
American ice hockey player Joe Pavelski says that the USA were disappointed to lose 5-0 against Finland in their bronze-medal game at the Winter Olympic Games.
Feb 22, 23:27
General view of the Olympic rings in Sochi on February 5, 2014.
Latvia's Vitalijs Pavlovs fails doping test
Latvian ice hockey player Vitalijs Pavlovs fails a doping test at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, according to the International Olympic Committee.
Feb 22, 21:11
NHL Hall of Famer Wayne Gretzky stands in the dugout at Angel Stadium on April 5, 2010
Wayne Gretzky: 'NHL players must feature in next Winter Olympics'
Canadian Hall of Famer Wayne Gretzky says that NHL players should be allowed to play in the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.
Feb 22, 19:42
Jonathan Toews #16 of Canada skates during warmups prior to the Men's Ice Hockey Quarterfinal Playoff against Latvia on Day 12 of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at Bolshoy Ice Dome on February 19, 2014
Canada's Jonathan Toews not concerned by lack of goals
Jonathan Toews praises Canada's performance in their 1-0 win against the USA in the semi-finals of the men's ice hockey in Sochi.
Feb 22, 08:00
Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks juggles the puck during warm-ups prior to an NHL game against the Calgary Flames at Scotiabank Saddledome on January 28, 2014
USA's Patrick Kane 'disappointed' with Canada shutout
Patrick Kane admits that the USA should have scored against Canada in their semi-final clash in Sochi on Friday.
Feb 22, 04:47
Alexander Ovechkin #8 of Russia skates against Slovenia during the Men's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A game on day six of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Bolshoy Ice Dome on February 13, 2014
Alexander Ovechkin's father suffers heart attack
Alexander Ovechkin's father suffered a heart attack shortly after Russia's game against Slovakia, reveals an official of his NHL team Washington Capitals.
Feb 22, 03:01
Sidney Crosby #87 of Canada skates during the Men's Ice Hockey Semifinal Playoff against the United States on Day 14 of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at Bolshoy Ice Dome on February 21, 2014
Canada's Sidney Crosby: 'It is another opportunity to win gold'
Canada captain Sidney Crosby says that he is looking forward to leading his side to the gold medal in the men's ice hockey in Sochi.
Feb 22, 01:29
US Ryan Suter reacts to the team's 0-1 defeat to Canada in the Men's Ice Hockey Semifinals USA vs Canada at the Bolshoy Ice Dome during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 21, 2014
USA's Ryan Suter: 'Canada deserved to win'
USA defenseman Ryan Suter admits that his side were "passive" and did not play well against Canada in the semi-finals in Sochi.
Feb 22, 01:19
 John Tavares #20 of Canada crashes into the boards during the Men's Ice Hockey Quarterfinal Playoff against Latvia during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics on February 19, 2014
Jeff Carter: 'Canada will miss John Tavares'
Canada will miss the injured John Tavares at the ongoing Sochi Games, admits his teammate Jeff Carter.
Feb 21, 06:43
Head coach Kevin Dineen of the Florida Panthers talks to the media following their 4-0 loss against the Ottawa Senators at Scotiabank Place on January 21, 2013
Canada coach hails "special" win in Sochi final
The coach of the Canadian women's ice hockey team, Kevin Dineen, says that it feels "great" to have won gold at the Sochi Games.
Feb 21, 04:34
Hilary Knight #21 of Team USA skates up the ice against Team Canada during a Sochi preparation game at the Air Canada Centre December 30, 2013
USA's Hilary Knight: Defeat to Canada was "heartbreaking"
Hilary Knight laments the USA's loss to Canada in the final of the women's ice hockey in Sochi.
Feb 21, 03:58
Marie-Philip Poulin #29 and Shannon Szabados #1 of Canada celebrate after Poulin's game winning goal in overtime against the United States during the Ice Hockey Women's Gold Medal Game on day 13 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Bolshoy Ice Dome on Feb
Shannon Szabados: Marie-Philip Poulin is "a rock"
Canada goaltender Shannon Szabados hails "unbelievable" Marie-Philip Poulin and believes that she was the key factor in their victory over the USA in Sochi.
Feb 21, 03:15
Canada's Marie-Philip Poulin celebrates with her Gold medal during the Women's Ice Hockey Medal Ceremony at the Bolshoy Ice Dome plaza during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 20, 2014
Canada's Marie-Philip Poulin overjoyed with Sochi triumph
Marie-Philip Poulin says that she is delighted with Canada's overtime win against the USA in the women's ice hockey final in Sochi.
Feb 21, 02:16
Lyndsey Fry #18 of United States in action during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A game against Switzerland on day three of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 10, 2014
USA's Lyndsey Fry pleased with display against Canada
Lyndsey Fry says that she is happy with how Team USA played against their Canadian counterparts in the women's ice hockey final in Sochi.
Feb 21, 01:44
Hayley Wickenheiser #22 of Canada celebrates after scoring a goal against Florence Schelling #41 of Switzerland in the second period during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on
Canada assistant coach "proud" of players
The assistant coach of Canada's women's ice hockey team, Lisa Haley, says that she is "stunned" by their victory over the USA in the final.
Feb 21, 01:16
Canada's Shea Weber celebrates after scoring during the Men's Ice Hockey Quarterfinals Canada vs Latvia at the Bolshoy Ice Dome during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 19, 2014
'Loser keeps Bieber' photo goes viral
An electronic billboard claiming that the loser of the Canada and USA men's hockey gets to "keep" singer Justin Bieber goes viral.
Feb 20, 23:13
President Barack Obama speaks during a ceremony in observance of the terrorist attacks of 9/11 on September 11, 2013
Barack Obama loses bet with Stephen Harper
Canadian prime minister Stephen Harper wins a bet with US president Barack Obama after the Canadian women's hockey team beat the Americans 3-2 at the Winter Olympics.
Feb 20, 21:49
 John Tavares #20 of Canada crashes into the boards during the Men's Ice Hockey Quarterfinal Playoff against Latvia during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics on February 19, 2014
New York Islanders captain John Tavares ruled out for season
New York Islanders captain John Tavares is ruled out for the season after picking up an injury while with Canada at the Winter Olympics.
Feb 20, 17:28
Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks juggles the puck during warm-ups prior to an NHL game against the Calgary Flames at Scotiabank Saddledome on January 28, 2014
Patrick Kane hoping to find breakthrough goal of Games
Patrick Kane hopes to get his first goal of the Sochi Games against Canada in tomorrow's semi-final clash at the Bolshoy Ice Dome.
Feb 20, 14:52
Carey Price #31 of Canada makes a save against Norway during the Men's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group B game on February 13, 2014
Carey Price hails Kristers Gudlevskis performance
Canada goaltender Carey Price praises the performance of Latvia's Kristers Gudlevskis in his side's win in the quarter-finals of the Winter Olympics.
Feb 20, 06:20
Teemu Selanne of Finland skates in the first period against Norway during the Men's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group B game on day seven of Sochi 2014 on February 14, 2014
Finland's Teemu Selanne "sad" for Russia
Finland forward Teemu Selanne admits that he feels sorry for Russia's players after they were knocked out of their home Olympics in the quarter-finals at the hands of his side.
Feb 20, 06:08
Daniel Alfredsson #11 of Sweden skates against Latvia during the Men's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group C game on day eight of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 15, 2014
Sweden's Daniel Alfredsson: "We have a good feeling"
Sweden forward Daniel Alfredsson reveals that he has the same feeling about his side as he did when they won the gold medal in the Winter Olympics in 2006.
Feb 20, 05:52