Voices of the Nation

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Fatherhood is a blessing

I was 27 years old. I was in my second semester of the Radio & Television Arts Program at NAIT. It was a Friday evening and my good friend Jeff and I had gone to the Oilers preseason game, and then out on the town for some fun. We met up with our regular crew…

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The Ken Holland era continues for now

Ken Holland has been the general manager of the Detroit Red Wings since 1997. The team saw a tremendous amount of success during his two decades at the helm of the club, winning three Stanley Cups and putting together a playoff streak that ended just last year.

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Luke Witkowski suspended for 10 games

After his role in last night’s melee with the Flames, Luke Witkowski has been suspended for 10 games. As Witkowski was booted from the game and was heading for the dressing room, Matthew Tkachuk gave him a slash and he returned to the ice, which is ultimately the cause of the 10-game suspension.

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Why won’t teams offer sheet Andreas Athanasiou?

It was reported on Tuesday morning – however credible the rumour – that Detroit Red Wings forward Andreas Athanasiou is dangerously close to heading overseas for a year in the KHL. From all angles, it’s a smart move for the skater. Athanasiou finished the 2016-17 season with a whopping 18 goals in 64 regular season…

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The Nation Notebook: Roster Cuts, St. Louis Injuries, and PTOs.

‎The Nation Network Notebook is a regular feature that rounds up interesting news, stories, and rumours from around the NHL that don’t quite deserve their own article.  The regular season is just a few days away. Some 2017 draftees, including Nico Hischier and Nolan Patrick, are on track to make their NHL rosters. Jaromir Jagr…