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  • How would IceCaps go down with fans?

    It appears the operators of the new American Hockey League team in St. John’s are looking at putting a new, cool twist on an old, familiar ...

  • Ryder looks for words to express that championship feeling

    Boston Bruins' forward Michael Ryder was never known as a quote machine, but even if the Bonavista native was the talky type, he could be ...

  • ‘We got it’

    On Friday, the American Hockey League (AHL) announced it had unanimously approved St. John’s as the league’s newest member.At about the same time ...

  • These ex-Wolves could be at our door

    It might be the Moose franchise that’s coming to St. John’s, but if you’re wondering what kind of team will take to the ice when the American ...

  • St. John’s scores an AHL team

    The unavoidable slogan will be “Danny’s got his Moose,” although there’s an expiry date on that phrase since the team will eventually have ...

  • For the Dodds, sweet science has a ring to it

    It’s not surprising to learn Jared Dodd wants to be a boxer. Sons often want to emulate their fathers, and Jared has grown up on stories ...

  • Boxing suffers body blow

    By Brendan McCarthyThe Telegram—HalifaxHank Summers looks at the ring in the middle of the floor at the Halifax Forum, and he peers into the ...

  • Games Centrepiece

    About three decades ago, when I was going to school in Halifax, the Nova Scotia capital still seemed a walkaround town to me. Maybe it’s because ...

  • In synch with the swimmers

    Halifax — Now they’re getting to experience the other side. Kim Burrage and Shannon Driscoll are co-coaches of Newfoundland and Labrador’s ...

  • Curlers deliver in must-win game

    When Stephen Trickett, the skip of Newfoundland and Labrador’s entry in the male curling competition at the 2011 Canada Winter Games, first saw ...