It should, perhaps, come as no surprise that the team which has only played 16 games in this postseason as it rumbled to its first-ever Stanley Cup Final should be seen as a favorite.
Fans watching the Memorial Cup tournament may have seen Santa walking around the WFCU Centre with his buddy Bubba. Kim "Santa" Thomas and his pal Dave "Bubba" Gorsline are just two of the Junior Hockey Junkies, a group of hockey fanatics who follow the tournament wherever it goes
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko called the country's national hockey team "spineless" after it failed to qualify for the playoffs at the world championships. "Even if you lose, then play with soul and the people will forgive you," Lukashenko said in comments posted