Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022

ice hockey


Ice Hockey: IIHF suspends Russian, Belarusian teams until further notice

March 01, 2022 7:51 am

The announcement comes as sporting bodies around the globe move to bar Russian athletes from competing in international events amid Russia's ongoing military invasion of Ukraine.

‘Sweet, cuddly mayhem’: Fans throw thousands of teddy bears on ice hockey rink

January 26, 2022 12:04 pm

The Hershey Bears collected 52,341 stuffed animals as part of their Teddy Bear Toss event.

Hockey world condemns racist taunt in Ukrainian league

October 01, 2021 9:17 am

HC Kremenchuk forward Andriy Deniskin was suspended for 13 games by the UHL after he taunted HC Donbass defenseman Jalen Smereck, the only American player in the eight-team league, during a match when he mimed peeling and eating a banana.

Russia President Putin scores 7 goals playing ice hockey on his 63rd birthday

October 08, 2015 9:37 am

Putin scored seven goals as his star-studded team, which included NHL legends Vyacheslav Fetisov and Pavel Bure, won the game 15-10.

Breaking the ice: Story of India’s ice hockey team is stuff movies are made of

April 21, 2015 11:59 am

A ragtag team, an American coach and a Twitter campaign to fund a dream. The story of India’s ice hockey team.

Gautam Gambhir comes to Indian Ice Hockey team's rescue, donates four lakh rupees

April 15, 2015 3:56 pm

Pained to see Indian ice hockey team's fund raising campaign, Gambhir donates Rs 4 lakh to support the sport.

A rink-side view

April 09, 2015 12:58 am

The Indian ice hockey team consists of 22 members, of whom six members are jawans from the Indian Army, four members hail from the Indo-Tibetan Border Police and the rest are mostly civilians and students.

Cash-strapped ice hockey team of India looks for hope on social media

April 08, 2015 9:38 pm

They have opted to go for a crowd-funding campaign.

Obama, Harper bet cases of beer on US-Canada Olympic hockey games

February 20, 2014 10:06 pm

In 2010, Obama delivered a case beer to Harper after Team Canada won the men's' gold in overtime.

Akshay donates 250,000 pounds for Ice Hockey in India

September 21, 2011 2:50 am

Akshay Kumar is known for his association with an array of sports,from martial arts to ice hockey.