2016 World Cup of Hockey Preview: Group A

Jonathan Willis
September 15 2016 07:30AM

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With the preliminary round out of the way, the 2016 World Cup of Hockey is ready to get down to the contests that actually count this weekend. Group A will feature the marquee matchup of Canada vs. the United States, along with the less-heralded Czech Republic and Team Europe.

Here’s how those countries stack up.

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WWYDW: Revisiting Russell

Jeff Veillette
September 14 2016 09:15AM


Do you remember the beginning of July? People's big dreams of superstar signings were being re-configured on the fly, and when the Leafs ended up signing Matt Martin, there was some concern that they could be looking at another player known for his gritty side, and that they weren't going to be afraid to spend it.

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September 14 2016 07:00AM


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Some may not want to admit it, but the top team (in terms of interest) at the World Cup of Hockey is Team North America. Armed with a bunch of kids who only recently were playing video games until 2am in someone's basement on New Year's Eve, these young hockey players are fast and furious. Here are five things (plus a little more) we can all look forward to from the young guns.

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The Steve Dangle Podcast - September 13, 2016 - Taech

Steve Dangle
September 13 2016 09:38PM

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On this episode, the guys talk about a latest Montreal Canadiens drama, Connor McDavid and the World Cup of Hockey, Steve's James Reimer figure, free things, and Shawn Mendes.

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A World Cup A Leafs Fan Can Finally Feel Involved In

Greg Brady
September 13 2016 12:21PM

So many myths floating around about this current World Cup of Hockey.  There are many things I like about it, and a few I abhor.  There are already, in the "friendly" matches storylines I am enjoying more than I thought I would, and cliches I wish I could do without.  

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