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Stamkos injured, who can take his place?

In one fell swoop Steve Yzerman lost an integral part of two teams on Monday, when the Canadian men’s Olympic hockey team and Tampa Bay Lightning …

How Rosie MacLennan took over the world

Last year, Olympic gold. This year, world championship gold.<p>Back-to-back victories at the world’s most prestigious competitions have not only …

Carpe diem: 5 Olympians who seized the day

The Tampa Bay Lightning confirmed yesterday Steven Stamkos has a broken right tibia. After the collective gasp at witnessing what was obviously …

Weekend Round-up: Jamie Gregg shows podium speed in Calgary

<b>Jamie Gregg with medal consistency in Calgary</b><p>Jamie Gregg kicked off the World Cup season with two bronze medals at the Essent ISU World Cup in …

16 more reasons for Americans to root against us at the Winter Olympics

Last week BuzzFeed came up with 16 Reasons To Root Against The Evil Canadians At The Winter Olympics. Predictably, it made the rounds on The …

Countdown to Sochi: Nesbitt out to regain podium place

As part of our countdown to Sochi 2014, Olympic.ca is showcasing 14 Canadian medal contenders in 14 weeks. Each week we take a look at an Olympian …

7 Olympic athletes who have #WhatItTakes

Today adidas launches its Canadian Olympic Team high performance collection at Sport Chek. We thought we’d show it off and share why our Canadian …

How Wotherspoon’s new path could pay off

I remember it as if it happened yesterday: the 2002 Olympic Winter Games. Our entire team was in the Hockey Canada family and friends room, loud with …

images from Canadian athletes on Instagram

#OlympicNine is a weekly look at some of our favourite images from Canadian Olympians and Olympic hopefuls on Instagram.<p>Latest images feature nine …

Rugby Canada hails largest crowd ever

On a sunny brisk-cold Sunday in Toronto, in front of the biggest crowd in Canadian Rugby history, Canada took on the New Zealand Maori All …

Gillian Carleton keeps it in high gear

Talk about starting the season off right. Cycling Canada‘s women had a three-medal weekend at the opening UCI Track Cycling World Cup of 2013-14 in …

Top 6 MOlympic MOments

Are you ready to support the mo? It’s the start of November, which means that men around the world are growing moustaches to raise awareness for …

Countdown to Sochi: 14 Canadian hopefuls

As part of our countdown to Sochi 2014, Olympic.ca is showcasing 14 Canadian medal contenders in 14 weeks. Each week we take a look at an Olympian …

#BringItHome from Sochi with the Samsung Mobilers contest

This is your chance to go to the 2014 Winter Olympic Games as a Samsung Mob!ler.<p>Upload a video of yourself and explain why you should be one of the …

Top 5 scariest Canadian Olympic moments

Halloween – a perfect time to enjoy the thrill of the fright. In honour of this spooky celebration, we compiled the top 5 scariest Canadian Olympic …

ReTweet to win #HBCOlympics gear [contest]

Enter NOW for a chance to WIN #HBCOlympics gear!<p>We’ll pick one lucky winner at random on November 5th.<p><b>1. Follow @CDNOlympicTeam on Twitter</b><p><b>2. To</b> …

Olympians set to represent Canada in style

All of Canada was waiting with anticipation as HBC finally unveiled its Sochi 2014 Olympic uniforms on Wednesday in Toronto. Here’s a look at how the …

A timeless vision [INFOGRAPHIC]

Olympic look: A timeless vision [INFOGRAPHIC]<p>RBC Training Ground names Manitoba and Saskatchewan top performer<p>Abel and Imbeau-Dulac land second …

The red, white and black

Canadians love summer. But it is our complicated relationship with winter that really defines us.<p>And winter isn’t easy.<p>There are challenges that …

Nine Canadians to look for in the NBA this season

The 2013-14 NBA season starts this week. With Canadian fortunes in basketball – both men and women – on the rise, there is more excitement than ever …

Chan the man finds early groove

Canadian skaters captured four medals this past weekend at Skate Canada International in Saint John, New Brunswick.<p>Olympic champions Tessa Virtue and …

Skate Canada International in photos

Skate Canada International was this past weekend in Saint John, NB. Canada finished with two gold, one silver and one bronze.<p><b>See also:</b> Our event blog …

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir’s Secret to Success

Olympic Ice Dance champions, Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir were Canada’s favourite duo during the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games.<p>In their 30 Seconds to …

Soul Stories: How Kaya Turski is overcoming injury with style

Canada’s Kaya Turski is on a mission. She’s gearing up to come back from knee surgery to be all set for Sochi 2014. She’s embracing the rehab. And …

Virtue & Moir: ‘They can just do things others can’t’

Ice dance has had its share of iconic moments. Perhaps none more than the Bolero free dance of Brits Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean that earned …

A day in the life of snowboarder Caroline Calvé

Caroline Calvé is a veteran of the Canadian women’s alpine snowboard team who was the first female Canadian alpine snowboarder to win a World Cup.<p>At …

Olympic champion Simon Whitfield retires from triathlon

On Tuesday, Olympic champion and two-time medallist Simon Whitfield announced that he is retiring from competitive triathlon.<p>Congrats to …

Steven Stamkos on playing for Team Canada at Sochi 2014

NHL superstar Steven Stamkos at the Samsung Canada #BringItHome presser on Monday, October 21 told the crowd what it would mean to play for Team …

Moore-Towers, Moscovitch shine with silver start

A silver start to the Olympic season for figure skaters Kirsten Moore-Towers and Dylan Moscovitch has made them our Athletes of the Week.<p>At Skate …

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