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CBC.ca
World Cup of Hockey offers new chapter in Canada-Russia rivalryback from a 3-0 deficit before letting a 5-4 lead slip away. In a tie game with
World Cup of Hockey offers new chapter in Canada-Russia rivalry
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
back from a 3-0 deficit before letting a 5-4 lead slip away. In a tie game with the crowd on its feet, Wayne Gretzky set up Mario Lemieux for the winner with 1:26 remaining in the third period. 1987 - Honourable mention Although not technically a... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Top 7 most memorable Canada-Russia hockey clashesfirst two outings, Canada trailed 3-0 just eight minutes into the finale but ev
Top 7 most memorable Canada-Russia hockey clashes
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
first two outings, Canada trailed 3-0 just eight minutes into the finale but eventually triumphed when Wayne Gretzky set up Mario Lemieux with the winner with just 1:26 remaining, sending giddy flag-waving fans pouring out onto the streets of... Read more
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CBC.ca
World Cup of Hockey: Russians look to end dominance of Canadian juggernautin the playoff round of a Canada Cup/World Cup since Dale Hawerchuk took the dr
World Cup of Hockey: Russians look to end dominance of Canadian juggernaut
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
in the playoff round of a Canada Cup/World Cup since Dale Hawerchuk took the draw in his own end, leading to the magic of Mario Lemieux and Wayne Gretzky that resulted in Lemieux's classic game winner in 1987. Twenty-nine years later finds Crosby... Read more
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Calgary Sun
SIMMONS: World Cup of Hockey is Canada's tournament to losein the final of 1981? And we didn’t know a whole lot about Sergei Makarov when
SIMMONS: World Cup of Hockey is Canada's tournament to lose
Calgary Sun / Posted 11 days ago
in the final of 1981? And we didn’t know a whole lot about Sergei Makarov when he finished just behind Wayne Gretzky and Mario Lemieux in scoring at the 1987 Canada Cup. There was a certain built-in fear about the unknown back then. It was... Read more
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Calgary Sun
SIMMONS: World Cup of Hockey is Canada's tournament to losein the final of 1981? And we didn’t know a whole lot about Sergei Makarov when
SIMMONS: World Cup of Hockey is Canada's tournament to lose
Calgary Sun / Posted 11 days ago
in the final of 1981? And we didn’t know a whole lot about Sergei Makarov when he finished just behind Wayne Gretzky and Mario Lemieux in scoring at the 1987 Canada Cup. There was a certain built-in fear about the unknown back then. It was... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
New captain leads by exampleHockey League goaltender. “Everybody leads in different ways,” Pietrangelo sai
New captain leads by example
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 11 days ago
Hockey League goaltender. “Everybody leads in different ways,” Pietrangelo said. “Some guys are quiet. I played with Mario Lemieux and he was very quiet in the room, however he let his actions speak for themselves. He would carry a team on... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Return of World Cup puts Olympics in spotlightthe Canada Cup from which it morphed have had a rich but sporadic history with
Return of World Cup puts Olympics in spotlight
Reuters Sports News / Posted 11 days ago
the Canada Cup from which it morphed have had a rich but sporadic history with ice hockey greats Bobby Orr, Wayne Gretzky, Mario Lemieux and the former Soviet Union's 'Big Red Machine' all adding to their illustrious resumes. Long before NHL... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Leafs have history of strong presence on international stagehe was garnering as a young up-and-coming player, getting to hang in with the l
Leafs have history of strong presence on international stage
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 11 days ago
he was garnering as a young up-and-coming player, getting to hang in with the likes of Wayne Gretzky, Mark Messier and Mario Lemieux. The Canada Cup format later evolved into the more inclusive World Cup for the next tournament in 1996. The... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Players recall World Cup of Hockey euphoria, agony of 1996 and 2004Team Canada goes. It was huge for me to be a part of.” The team had a mix of,
Players recall World Cup of Hockey euphoria, agony of 1996 and 2004
Yahoo Sports / Posted 12 days ago
Team Canada goes. It was huge for me to be a part of.” The team had a mix of, legends, superstars and future stars such as Mario Lemieux, Scott Niedermayer, Joe Sakic and Martin Brodeur to go along with Thornton, Jarome Iginla, Martin St. Louis and... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Veteran Thornton could be representing Canada for last timeTORONTO (AP) Mario Lemieux was the unofficial greybeard of Team Canada when the
Veteran Thornton could be representing Canada for last time
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 13 days ago
TORONTO (AP) Mario Lemieux was the unofficial greybeard of Team Canada when the last World Cup of Hockey was played 12 years ago. This time around, the role falls to 37-year-old Joe Thornton, who played alongside Lemieux in 2004 and is being counted... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Team Canada hoping Thornton can channel 2004 World Cup magicMario Lemieux was the unofficial greybeard of Team Canada when the last World C
Team Canada hoping Thornton can channel 2004 World Cup magic
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 13 days ago
Mario Lemieux was the unofficial greybeard of Team Canada when the last World Cup of Hockey was played a dozen years ago. This time around, the role falls to Joe Thornton, the 37-year-old who played alongside Lemieux in 2004 and actually has an... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
World Cup could be Joe Thornton’s last time representing CanadaMario Lemieux was the unofficial greybeard of Team Canada when the last World C
World Cup could be Joe Thornton’s last time representing Canada
The Globe and Mail / Posted 13 days ago
Mario Lemieux was the unofficial greybeard of Team Canada when the last World Cup of Hockey was played a dozen years ago. This time around, the role falls to Joe Thornton, the 37-year-old who played alongside Lemieux in 2004 and actually has an... Read more
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CTV News
Veteran Joe Thornton could be representing Canada for the last timeMario Lemieux was the unofficial greybeard of Team Canada when the last World C
Veteran Joe Thornton could be representing Canada for the last time
CTV News / Posted 13 days ago
Mario Lemieux was the unofficial greybeard of Team Canada when the last World Cup of Hockey was played a dozen years ago. This time around, the role falls to Joe Thornton, the 37-year-old who played alongside Lemieux in 2004 and actually has an... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Veteran Joe Thornton could be representing Canada for the last timeMario Lemieux was the unofficial greybeard of Team Canada when the last World C
Veteran Joe Thornton could be representing Canada for the last time
Brandon Sun / Posted 13 days ago
Mario Lemieux was the unofficial greybeard of Team Canada when the last World Cup of Hockey was played a dozen years ago. This time around, the role falls to Joe Thornton, the 37-year-old who played alongside Lemieux in 2004 and actually has an... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Lemieux, Hull goals among top highlights of past Canada/World Cups of hockeygoal and they forced extra time in Game 2 when Valeri Kamensky scored with 1:04
Lemieux, Hull goals among top highlights of past Canada/World Cups of hockey
Brandon Sun / Posted 13 days ago
goal and they forced extra time in Game 2 when Valeri Kamensky scored with 1:04 left in the third period. Wayne Gretzky fed Mario Lemieux for the OT winner. The Soviets took a 3-0 lead eight minutes into the deciding game, but it was tied 5-5 with... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Down Goes Brown: Imagining past Team North Americashigh-flying early 90s, a sub-par goaltending group might spell doom.No. 2 – 198
Down Goes Brown: Imagining past Team North Americas
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 13 days ago
high-flying early 90s, a sub-par goaltending group might spell doom.No. 2 – 1987 Up front: It almost feels wrong to pull Mario Lemieux off of Team Canada, but rules are rules. He’ll be surrounded with plenty of talent, including Steve Yzerman,... Read more
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HITC Sport
Landon Donovan joins the great US tradition of the sporting comebackMichael Jordan came out of retirement to rejoin the Chicago Bulls. Mario Lemieu
Landon Donovan joins the great US tradition of the sporting comeback
HITC Sport / Posted 14 days ago
Michael Jordan came out of retirement to rejoin the Chicago Bulls. Mario Lemieux surprised the world when he returned to the Pittsburgh Penguins. Brett Favre? Well, he redefined the finality of retirement altogether. Each player was celebrated for... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Lemieux, UPMC celebrate playroomhockey players of all time, was in the house. Tall, broad, impeccably dressed,
Lemieux, UPMC celebrate playroom
Altoona Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
hockey players of all time, was in the house. Tall, broad, impeccably dressed, looking much younger than his 50 years, Mario Lemieux met, shook hands and posed for cellphone pictures so long that organizers asked employees who hadn't taken... Read more
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TSN
Late additions happy to join Canada for World Cupin four games. "This is pretty different considering I was 20 years old for th
Late additions happy to join Canada for World Cup
TSN / Posted 14 days ago
in four games. "This is pretty different considering I was 20 years old for that one and was walking into a room with Mario Lemieux and Joe Sakic and I was just a kid," recalled the 13-year NHL veteran. "It was cool to be around all those... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Canadian forward Claude Giroux sits out skate before team heads to Pittsburghthose kids playing on European countries — there’s real good players. “What ha
Canadian forward Claude Giroux sits out skate before team heads to Pittsburgh
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 days ago
those kids playing on European countries — there’s real good players. “What happens is to us ... when Wayne (Gretzky) and Mario Lemieux and Bobby Orr leave, you think who’s going to be the next one? Nick Lidstrom leaves and you think who’s going... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Late additions Bouwmeester, Perry and Couture happy to join Canada for World Cupin four games. "This is pretty different considering I was 20 years old for th
Late additions Bouwmeester, Perry and Couture happy to join Canada for World Cup
Brandon Sun / Posted 14 days ago
in four games. "This is pretty different considering I was 20 years old for that one and was walking into a room with Mario Lemieux and Joe Sakic and I was just a kid," recalled the 13-year NHL veteran. "It was cool to be around all those... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Landon Donovan to Unretire and Return to LA GalaxyLeague Club, Swansea City. However, the 34-year-old now appears to be joining
Landon Donovan to Unretire and Return to LA Galaxy
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 18 days ago
League Club, Swansea City. However, the 34-year-old now appears to be joining the likes of Brett Favre, Michael Jordan and Mario Lemieux as stars in their respected sports who simply decided retirement life wasn't for them. Donovan could join the... Read more
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TSN
What to expect in McDavid's sophomore season?final and in 2009, they won the Stanley Cup. Sticking with the Penguins, we tu
What to expect in McDavid's sophomore season?
TSN / Posted 19 days ago
final and in 2009, they won the Stanley Cup. Sticking with the Penguins, we turn to another first-overall pick (1984) and Mario Lemieux. Like Crosby after him, Lemieux's growth in his second campaign was pronounced. Lemieux's already absurd 1.37... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Team Canada's Joe Thornton still going strong at age 37Thornton offered up Tuesday, when asked about his fondest memories from a dozen
Team Canada's Joe Thornton still going strong at age 37
Calgary Sun / Posted 20 days ago
Thornton offered up Tuesday, when asked about his fondest memories from a dozen years ago. “We had such a good team. Mario (Lemieux) was on that team, Joe Sakic. It was just a great team, a good group of guys. We enjoyed ourselves off the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Team Canada GM Doug Armstrong hopes for more hockey magic at World CupThey are Team Canada moments frozen in time and entrenched in our memories: -
Team Canada GM Doug Armstrong hopes for more hockey magic at World Cup
Calgary Sun / Posted 24 days ago
They are Team Canada moments frozen in time and entrenched in our memories: - Wayne Gretzky’s feed to Mario Lemieux, who fired home the winning goal with 1:26 left to give the country a 6-5 victory over Russia in the 1987 Canada Cup in Hamilton. -... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Bolland has earned the right to be more than a punchlinebe called for Canada’s Walk of Fame. The list is rather impressive. The other s
Bolland has earned the right to be more than a punchline
Calgary Sun / Posted 30 days ago
be called for Canada’s Walk of Fame. The list is rather impressive. The other seven: Bobby Orr, Wayne Gretzky, Gordie Howe, Mario Lemieux, Jean Beliveau, Rocket Richard, Johnny Bower. To separate them, that’s six all-time greats, and maybe the six... Read more
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Kenosha News
A photo’s worth a thousand laughsshown underwater sitting in a chair with a laptop and his desk in the backgroun
A photo’s worth a thousand laughs
Kenosha News / Posted 1 months ago
shown underwater sitting in a chair with a laptop and his desk in the background as if he’s studying. Pittsburgh’s Mario Lemieux dressed in full uniform, including a hockey stick, next to a row of Penguins at the zoo. Los Angeles Laker... Read more

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