Why Hockey Players Should Play Lacrosse

By Gloucester Lacrosse Association Anyone serious about hockey should be playing lacrosse. From Gretzky to Tavares, Shanahan to Stamkos, Canadian-born NHLers recommend playing lacrosse in the summer to improve hockey skills. Take their word for it: “It’s lacrosse that helped teach me to spin off checks, take shots and protect the puck under pressure. My…

Ottawa at the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games

A team of 13 Olympians will be representing Ottawa at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.
Read our profiles on them from page 1-15 in the February 2018 Ottawa Sportspage newspaper – pick up a copy at one of the locations listed on https://sportsottawa.com/content/ottawa-sportspage-0/ or read the online edition of the newspaper at: https://issuu.com/ottawasportspage/docs/sportspage-feb18

O’Dell dialed 6-1-3 when delivered Olympic news

By Charlie Pinkerton With players from the NHL being prohibited from participating in the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, who might make up Canada’s men’s hockey team was a mystery until the team’s formal announcement on Jan. 11. A few days before, the players who made the cut were notified and told to keep it private…

Gloucester Rangers best at Bell Capital Cup

By Jake Romphf Ottawa minor hockey teams found success at home in one of North America’s largest Atom and Peewee hockey tournaments over the holiday season. The 19th annual Bell Capital Cup took over a number of Ottawa arenas, including the Canadian Tire Centre, from December 27th to the 31st. Gloucester Rangers Green took home…