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Treliving discusses China trip, young players and more

While most NHL teams won’t step on the ice until Friday, Sept. 14, the Flames, along with the Boston Bruins, will be flying to China on Sept. 11 to prepare for their two preseason games. Flames GM Brad Treliving joined me and Jason Strudwick on my show (TSN 1260) to discuss the unique trip, the…

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Fatherhood is a blessing

I was 27 years old. I was in my second semester of the Radio & Television Arts Program at NAIT. It was a Friday evening and my good friend Jeff and I had gone to the Oilers preseason game, and then out on the town for some fun. We met up with our regular crew…

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The Annual Lake Louise Pond Hockey Classic

If you’ve ever wanted to see the crew at Nation HQ ‘play the game’ then this is your opportunity. Next month, we’ll be heading out to Lake Louise to join in on the Annual Lake Louise Pond Hockey Classic and you’re all invited to join us.

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Pacific Preview: Vegas Golden Knights

This is one part of a multi-part series profiling the 2018-19 Pacific Division.  The Vegas Golden Knights entered the 2017-18 with zero expectations. Now, after an impossibly-good inaugural season in which they plowed their way to the Stanley Cup Final, expectations are massive. Will the Golden Knights finally falter?

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Pacific Preview: Vancouver Canucks

This is one part of a multi-part series profiling the 2018-19 Pacific Division.  The Canucks have long avoided a full-on rebuild, but they might be due for a big slip in the standings as the team ventures into life without the Sedins.

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Pacific Preview: San Jose Sharks

This is one part of a multi-part series profiling the 2018-19 Pacific Division.  The San Jose Sharks swung and missed on John Tavares, but they stuck to their guns and hit a home run just weeks before the beginning of the regular season. Adding Erik Karlsson to a blueline that already features Brent Burns and…

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The Nation Notebook: Roster Cuts, St. Louis Injuries, and PTOs.

‎The Nation Network Notebook is a regular feature that rounds up interesting news, stories, and rumours from around the NHL that don’t quite deserve their own article.  The regular season is just a few days away. Some 2017 draftees, including Nico Hischier and Nolan Patrick, are on track to make their NHL rosters. Jaromir Jagr…