A Different Leaf
Leafs' Reimer, Rielly agree to join Team Canada for worlds
The season is not quite done yet for a pair of Toronto Maple Leafs players. Goaltender James Reimer and defenceman Morgan Rielly have agreed to represent Canada at the 2014 IIHF World Championship. Full Story.(Photo: Claus Andersen/Getty Images)
Leading the Way
Hockey Canada is expected to name Dave Tippett of the Phoenix Coyotes as head coach for the upcoming IIHF Men's World Championship in Belarus. Florida Panthers head coach Peter DeBoer has been confirmed as an assistant coach for Tippett, according to TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger. Full Story.
Not This Year
It appears Eric Staal has played his last hockey game for this season. According to Chip Alexander of the Raleigh News and Observer, Staal will not play for Team Canada in the upcoming World Hockey Championship in Belarus. Full Story.