2018 WJC: Semi Final Previews

Cody Janzen

Canada vs Czech Republic Usually when you see Canada matched up against an opponent that is not one of the “Core Four” (USA, Sweden, Finland and Russia), you expect a blowout. Do not expect that to be the case in this Semi Final. This isn’t your typical Czech Republic team […]

2018 World Junior Championship preview

Cody Janzen

2018 World Junior Championship Group A USA: Very skilled and experienced team. With tons of fire power upfront, don’t give these guys a PP or they will make you pay. Players to watch- Joseph Woll, Casey Mittelstadt, Kailer Yamamoto Canada: This year’s stud or dud watch is the Canadians. Preseason […]

NCAA Bowl Mania: Hockey version

Cody Janzen

With Bowl Mania taking over the south, it led me to think “how would these games turn out if hockey teams did this?” No need to explain, let’s cut to the chase. DXL FRISCO BOWL Matchup: Louisiana Tech vs. SMU Surprisingly SMU does have a college hockey team, but with the […]

Team Canada names Spengler Cup roster

Cody Janzen

20 Canadian’s including some fresh new faces will be looking to make an impression before the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics. Looking to repeat as champions for a third year in a row, Team Canada has bolstered their lineup with three NCAA players in an uncommon roster shakeup. Andrew Ebbett, David McIntyre, Mason […]

Top hockey towns: Part one

Cody Janzen

When people talk about hockey towns and cities what comes to your mind? Mine ever since I was little goes straight to the place I see have the most dedication to the game and that’s the Spengler Cup.  One of the most underrated events in the hockey world due to […]

Best rinks in the ACHA

Cody Janzen

Club hockey? Laugh out loud, right? Well the ACHA is proving that the league of beauties is providing a much different college hockey experience then close to 75 per cent of NCAA D3 schools. That difference is simple: fans, facilities, pride. Ask anyone playing in front of thousands of fans […]

Best atmospheres in NCAA DIII

Cody Janzen

A common question I receive from players looking to play college hockey at the D3 level is what schools have that college atmosphere that all players want to play in front of. Well, to break it to everyone nicely, NCAA D3 hockey is not a popular sport on most campuses. Small schools plus mediocre rinks equals […]

Continental Cup sets the stage for final four

Cody Janzen

Day 3 of Continental Cup action proved the elite wouldn;t go down without a fight. (November 18). In group D; Sheffield knocked off Kurbads 4-2. John Armstrong had 2 assists for the Steelers. Yunost Minsk took down Rungsted 2-1. Alexander Kogalev had 2 goals for Minsk. In group E; Hungarian […]

Continental Cup day 2 brings more upsets

Cody Janzen

Day 2 of Continental Cup action was full of even more upsets today (November 17). In group D; Sheffield snuck out a 5-4 win over Rungsted. Former Swift Current Bronco Levi Nelson had 2+1 for the Steelers. Yunost Minsk humbled the Latvian reps Kurbads 4-2. Viktor Turkin had 1+2 for […]

Continental Cup day 1 shockers

Cody Janzen

The third round of the Continental Cup proved to be wide open after first day action today (November 17). In group D; Sheffield got escorted off the ice by the Belarussian rep Yunost Minsk losing 7-1. Victor Turkin had 2+2 for Minsk.  The other game saw Latvian hockey continue to […]

World Hockey Report intro

Cody Janzen

Hi everyone, the World Hockey Report is a new blog startup looking to cover the hockey world top to bottom. We look to give writers the opportunities to show off their work with in-depth analysis, game reviews, player stories and everything else on the pond!