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Canucks hold pre-game ceremony in memory of late coach and executive Pat Quinn

MONTE STEWART THE CANADIAN PRESS VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks honoured late player, coach and executive Pat Quinn... (more...)

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Canucks hold pre-game ceremony in memory of late coach and executive Pat Quinn

By Monte Stewart THE CANADIAN PRESS VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks honoured late player, coach and executive Pat... (more...)

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Spice Sports: Pat Quinn passes away at age 71

GOPI AND THE GORA FOR VANCOUVER DESI The hockey world is deeply saddened by the passing of the legendary Pat Quinn, who... (more...)

Hockey India does not need Walsh: Batra

New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) — Hockey India (HI) president Narinder Batra Tuesday clearly stated that they do not require... (more...)

Bhubaneswar to host 2015 HIL opener

New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) — Odisha capital Bhubaneswar will host the 2015 Hockey India League (HIL) opener at its new... (more...)

Former Vancouver Canucks’ president and general manager Pat Quinn has died at Vancouver General Hospital following a lengthy illness. DARRYL DYCK/THE CANADIAN PRESS

Former Canucks coach, GM Pat Quinn dead at 71

Former Vancouver Canucks’ president and general manager Pat Quinn has died at Vancouver General Hospital following a lengthy... (more...)

Ready to re-appoint Walsh as coach if HI agrees: SAI

New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) — Sports Authority of India (SAI) Director General Jiji Thomson Monday said the authority... (more...)

Ready to re-appoint Walsh as coach if HI agrees: SAI

New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) — Sports Authority of India (SAI) Director General Jiji Thomson Monday said that the authority... (more...)

Sardar Singh to lead India in Champions Trophy hockey

New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) — Ace centre-half Sardar Singh will lead an 18-member Indian hockey team for the Champions... (more...)

Indian hockey squad for Champions Trophy announced

New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) — Hockey India (HI) Monday announced its men’s team for the Champions Trophy to be held... (more...)

Indian women’s hockey team to tour Italy

New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) — The Indian women’s hockey team will visit Italian capital Rome for training and to... (more...)

Junior Indian hockey team named for Australia tour

New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) — Hockey India (HI) Saturday announced its junior men’s team for training and playing... (more...)

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