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  1. Leafs Nation in uproar over latest skid

    Pierre LeBrun

    TORONTO -- Phil Kessel slammed his stick on the ice Tuesday morning and muttered words that began with the letters "W," "T" and "F" loud enough for most of us to hear in the stands at Air Canada Centre. A simple drill went awry when Tyler Bozak's ...

    Blog | March 25, 2014
  2. NHL - Chicago Blackhawks' Patrick Sharp earning recognition he de...

    Pierre LeBrun

    Underrated for most of his hockey career, Patrick Sharp is finally getting some recognition for his play with the endorsement of Team Canada, writes Pierre LeBrun.

    Story | Conversation | January 24, 2014
  3. Please give us Habs-Leafs in the playoffs

    Pierre LeBrun

    TORONTO -- Dear hockey gods, please arrange for these two teams to play in the playoffs. Pretty please, pretty, pretty, pretty please. A usually dormant Air Canada Centre was alive Saturday night like it rarely is, even the rich corporate dudes...

    Blog | January 18, 2014
  4. Wayne Gretzky on Canada's Olympic roster

    Pierre LeBrun

    Wayne Gretzky followed Team Canada's roster unveiling Tuesday and got some amusing commentary from son Trevor, which drove home the point of how difficult it is to limit your choices to 25 players for the country that produces the most NHLers in the ...

    Blog | January 08, 2014
  5. We bring you Canada's second squad

    Pierre LeBrun

    The parity in international hockey has never been greater. So despite all its talent, Team Canada isn't an overwhelming favorite to win gold in Sochi -- but it is certainly among the favorites along with Russia, Sweden and the United States, in parti...

    Blog | January 08, 2014
  6. Grading the Canadian teams

    Pierre LeBrun

    It's Boxing Day in Canada, so I'm feeling patriotic here in Toronto. I've decided to grade the seven Canadian teams at the holiday break. Enjoy! Toronto Maple Leafs Grade: C-minus To be fair, this team hasn't had its complete lineup together for...

    Blog | December 26, 2013
  7. Pierre LeBrun -- California clubs are winning and changing hockey...

    Pierre LeBrun

    The three California teams are ruling the Western Conference, and they're also helping to grow the game in their state in a big way, writes Pierre LeBrun.

    Story | Conversation | December 18, 2013
  8. Rumblings: Marchand's antics, Senators' young D-man, Team Canada'...

    Pierre LeBrun

    Brad Marchand's antics in Vancouver didn't sit well with the Boston Bruins. Boston's coaching staff and management were not enamored with his kissing of the ring and kiss of the fake Stanley Cup. It's been dealt with internally, a source told E...

    Blog | December 17, 2013
  9. NHL - Jamie Benn has golden opportunity to make Team Canada

    Pierre LeBrun

    It's safe to say Jamie Benn wasn't on Team Canada's priority list. But a Sochi sojourn is suddenly looking pretty good.

    Story | Conversation | December 11, 2013
  10. NHL - Canada's unique case - Chris Kunitz

    Pierre LeBrun

    The guy gels with Sidney Crosby -- no question. But is that enough to persuade the authorities to take Chris Kunitz to the Sochi Olympics?

    Story | Conversation | November 25, 2013
  11. Sochi Olympics - What's not to like about Matt Duchene?

    Pierre LeBrun

    Who doesn't admire Matt Duchene's speed, instinct and point production? Colorado does -- and there's a good chance Team Canada will, too.

    Story | Conversation | November 05, 2013
  12. Cam Ward motivated by Team Canada snub

    Pierre LeBrun

    TORONTO -- It is easy to forget that Cam Ward is only 29 years old. After years of people lumping him in with the game's elite netminders, lately he's no longer mentioned in the same breath due to people seemingly thinking he's no longer in his pr...

    Blog | October 17, 2013
  13. Sochi Olympics: Ladd, Eberle, Bob want in

    Pierre LeBrun

    It tells you a lot about the progression of Andrew Ladd's career that he was invited to Canada's Olympic camp last month. The Winnipeg Jets' captain continues to push his game to new heights and really turned heads with his game last season. "I...

    Blog | September 09, 2013
  14. Canada's no-ice practices a success

    Pierre LeBrun

    CALGARY, Alberta -- Team Canada wrapped up its three-day Olympic camp with more "walk-through" practices Tuesday, and, while it has been unusual to see the players in ball-hockey mode on the covered ice, the innovative approach was a winner with the ...

    Blog | August 27, 2013
  15. LeBrun -- Picking Team Canada's roster for 2014 Sochi Olympics

    Pierre LeBrun

    Pierre LeBrun puts together his Team Canada roster for the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | August 27, 2013
  16. LeBrun -- Canada's young stars want their spot in Sochi Olympics

    Pierre LeBrun

    Canada has an abundance of young stars who are willing to do anything to earn their spot on the roster for Sochi, writes Pierre LeBrun.

    Story | Conversation | August 27, 2013