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What we learned from day two of the Hockey Canada hearings

What we learned from day two of the Hockey Canada hearings

The Canadian government has limited powers to actually change Hockey Canada's leadership, but it can, conceivably, work on influencing the Hockey Canada board of directors, to which Smith reports. An ongoing governance review by Hockey Canada could spur that change.
Senators' Brady Tkachuk excited for division rivalry with brother Matthew's Panthers

Senators' Brady Tkachuk excited for division rivalry with brother Matthew's Panthers

The Senators captain thought it was a unique moment to be in the thick of things just as the trade everyone was waiting for finally happened.
Canadian experts says sexual violence in hockey, other sports has existed for decades

Canadian experts says sexual violence in hockey, other sports has existed for decades

Hockey Canada, it was revealed, maintained a fund used in part to settle abuse claims, with $7.6 million paid in nine settlements since 1989.
Ottawa Redblacks sign American defensive lineman Antonio Simmons

Ottawa Redblacks sign American defensive lineman Antonio Simmons

The 25 year-old has appeared in 30 Canadian Football League games, posting 63 tackles and six sacks.
Team Canada will still play in 2022 World Juniors in Edmonton next month

Team Canada will still play in 2022 World Juniors in Edmonton next month

The 2022 tournament, already absent Russia because of an IIHF ban prompted by that country's invasion of Ukraine, will go ahead as planned at Rogers Place. Canada was in Group A with Czechia, Finland, Latvia and Slovakia.
Hockey Canada has paid $7.6M in sex abuse settlements since 1989

Hockey Canada has paid $7.6M in sex abuse settlements since 1989

That revelation came during ongoing hearings before the House of Commons heritage committee into how the governing body handled allegations of sexual assault.
Hockey Canada marketed the game as a safe place for families but now that myth is shattered

Hockey Canada marketed the game as a safe place for families but now that myth is shattered

For its part Hockey Canada released a 'comprehensive Action Plan' Monday that it called “an important step in upholding Hockey Canada’s responsibility to address toxic behaviours – both on and off the ice – that conflict with what Canadians expect hockey to be and to confront the culture of silence that exists in corners of the game.”
Sheldon Kennedy calls for Hockey Canada leadership to step down

Sheldon Kennedy calls for Hockey Canada leadership to step down

Kennedy told Sportsnet he's seen a societal shift in matters of addressing issues surrounding abuse, assault, bullying, and discrimination, but hasn't seen that same progress reflected within Hockey Canada.
What happened during day one of Parliament's second Hockey Canada hearing

What happened during day one of Parliament's second Hockey Canada hearing

Starting July 26 and continuing on Wednesday, July 27, individuals from Hockey Canada, the Canadian Hockey League and connected organizations will appear before Parliament as members of the Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage continue their inquiry into the handling of 2018 sexual assault allegations and the settlement of the subsequent lawsuit.
Sport Canada knew of Team Canada sexual assault allegations in 2018

Sport Canada knew of Team Canada sexual assault allegations in 2018

Michel Ruest, a senior director of Sport Canada, says the federal organization was made aware of an alleged sexual assault involving members of Team Canada’s world junior hockey team in late June 2018, but did not follow up with Hockey Canada at the time.
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