2009–10 Canada men's national ice hockey team

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

The Canada men's national ice hockey team will participate in various events during the 2009-10 ice hockey season.

News and notes[edit]

  • June 29, 2009: Hockey hall of famer Jean Beliveau was named an honorary Team Canada member and honorary captain of Canada's 2010 Men's Olympic Hockey Team.[1] Béliveau was honoured at a press conference, which was part of a Hockey Canada Foundation fundraiser. Serge Savard and Yvan Cournoyer presented Béliveau with a Team Canada jersey.
  • February 28: After winning the gold medal, Canada has once again earned the number one ranking in the IIHF Women's World Ranking. Canada's men are also ranked first in the IIHF Men's World Ranking.[2]

IIHF World Jr. Championships[edit]

Canada hosted the 2010 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships from December 26, 2009 to January 5, 2010. The Canada roster included 21 NHL draft picks, including 10 first round selections. Of note, Jordan Eberle passed John Tavares as Canada's all-time leading goal scorer in the World Junior Hockey Tournament with 14 goals.[3]

Roster[edit]

Pos. No. Player Team NHL Rights
GK 1 Jake Allen Canada Le Club de Hockey Junior de Montréal St. Louis Blues
GK 31 Martin Jones Canada Calgary Hitmen Los Angeles Kings
D 2 Colten Teubert Canada Regina Pats Los Angeles Kings
D 3 Travis Hamonic Canada Moose Jaw Warriors New York Islanders
D 5 Marco Scandella Canada Val-d'Or Foreurs Minnesota Wild
D 6 Ryan Ellis Canada Windsor Spitfires Nashville Predators
D 22 Jared Cowen Canada Spokane Chiefs Ottawa Senators
D 24 Calvin de Haan Canada Oshawa Generals New York Islanders
D 27 Alex Pietrangelo Canada St. Louis Blues St. Louis Blues
F 4 Taylor Hall Canada Windsor Spitfires Undrafted, 2010
F 7 Gabriel Bourque Canada Baie-Comeau Drakkar Nashville Predators
F 9 Nazem Kadri Canada London Knights Toronto Maple Leafs
F 10 Brayden Schenn Canada Brandon Wheat Kings Los Angeles Kings
F 12 Adam Henrique Canada Windsor Spitfires New Jersey Devils
F 14 Jordan Eberle Canada Regina Pats Edmonton Oilers
F 15 Brandon McMillan Canada Kelowna Rockets Anaheim Ducks
F 16 Greg Nemisz Canada Windsor Spitfires Calgary Flames
F 17 Brandon Kozun Canada Calgary Hitmen Los Angeles Kings
F 19 Stefan Della Rovere Canada Barrie Colts Washington Capitals
F 20 Luke Adam Canada Cape Breton Screaming Eagles Buffalo Sabres
F 26 Jordan Caron Canada Rimouski Océanic Boston Bruins
F 28 Patrice Cormier (C) Canada Rimouski Océanic New Jersey Devils

Preliminary round[edit]

Team GP W OTW OTL L GF GA Pts Advance to...
 Canada 4 3 1 0 0 35 6 11 Semifinals
 United States 4 3 0 1 0 26 9 10 Quarterfinals
 Switzerland 4 2 0 0 2 11 15 6 Quarterfinals
 Slovakia 4 1 0 0 3 14 22 3 Relegation round
 Latvia 4 0 0 0 4 9 43 0 Relegation round

Medal round[edit]

  • Semifinals
January 3, 2010
16:00
Canada  6 – 1
 Switzerland Credit Union Centre (capacity: 14,705)
Attendance: 13,427 (91.3%)

Gold medal game[edit]

January 5, 2010
19:00
Canada  5 – 6 OT
 United States Credit Union Centre (capacity: 14,705)
Attendance: 15,171 (103.2%)

[4]

2010 Winter Olympics[edit]

Roster[edit]

The following is the Canadian roster in the men's ice hockey tournament of the 2010 Winter Olympics.[5] view

No. Pos. Name Height Weight Birthdate Birthplace 2009–10 team
30 G Brodeur, MartinMartin Brodeur 188 cm (6 ft 2 in) 700198000000000000098 kg (216 lb) 6 May 1972 Montreal, QC New Jersey Devils (NHL)
29 G Fleury, Marc-AndreMarc-André Fleury 188 cm (6 ft 2 in) 700182000000000000082 kg (181 lb) 28 November 1984 Sorel-Tracy, QC Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL)
1 G Luongo, RobertoRoberto Luongo 191 cm (6 ft 3 in) 700193000000000000093 kg (205 lb) 4 April 1979 Montreal, QC Vancouver Canucks (NHL)
22 D Boyle, DanDan Boyle 180 cm (5 ft 11 in) 700186000000000000086 kg (190 lb) 12 July 1976 Ottawa, ON San Jose Sharks (NHL)
8 D Doughty, DrewDrew Doughty 185 cm (6 ft 1 in) 700192000000000000092 kg (203 lb) 8 December 1989 London, ON Los Angeles Kings (NHL)
2 D Keith, DuncanDuncan Keith 183 cm (6 ft 0 in) 700185000000000000085 kg (187 lb) 16 July 1983 Winnipeg, MB Chicago Blackhawks (NHL)
27 D Niedermayer, ScottScott NiedermayerC 185 cm (6 ft 1 in) 700191000000000000091 kg (201 lb) 31 August 1973 Cranbrook, BC Anaheim Ducks (NHL)
20 D Pronger, ChrisChris ProngerA 198 cm (6 ft 6 in) 7002101000000000000101 kg (223 lb) 10 October 1974 Dryden, ON Philadelphia Flyers (NHL)
7 D Seabrook, BrentBrent Seabrook 191 cm (6 ft 3 in) 7002100000000000000100 kg (220 lb) 20 April 1985 Richmond, BC Chicago Blackhawks (NHL)
6 D Weber, SheaShea Weber 191 cm (6 ft 3 in) 700197000000000000097 kg (214 lb) 14 August 1985 Sicamous, BC Nashville Predators (NHL)
37 F Bergeron, PatricePatrice Bergeron 188 cm (6 ft 2 in) 700188000000000000088 kg (194 lb) 24 July 1985 L'Ancienne-Lorette, QC Boston Bruins (NHL)
87 F Crosby, SidneySidney CrosbyA 180 cm (5 ft 11 in) 700190000000000000090 kg (200 lb) 7 August 1987 Cole Harbour, NS Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL)
51 F Getzlaf, RyanRyan Getzlaf 193 cm (6 ft 4 in) 7002100000000000000100 kg (220 lb) 10 May 1985 Regina, SK Anaheim Ducks (NHL)
15 F Heatley, DanyDany Heatley 191 cm (6 ft 3 in) 7002100000000000000100 kg (220 lb) 21 January 1981 Freiburg im Breisgau, West Germany San Jose Sharks (NHL)
12 F Iginla, JaromeJarome IginlaA 185 cm (6 ft 1 in) 700195000000000000095 kg (209 lb) 1 July 1977 Edmonton, AB Calgary Flames (NHL)
11 F Marleau, PatrickPatrick Marleau 188 cm (6 ft 2 in) 7002100000000000000100 kg (220 lb) 15 September 1979 Swift Current, SK San Jose Sharks (NHL)
10 F Morrow, BrendenBrenden Morrow 180 cm (5 ft 11 in) 700195000000000000095 kg (209 lb) 16 January 1979 Carlyle, SK Dallas Stars (NHL)
61 F Nash, RickRick Nash 193 cm (6 ft 4 in) 700199000000000000099 kg (218 lb) 16 June 1984 Brampton, ON Columbus Blue Jackets (NHL)
18 F Richards, MikeMike Richards 180 cm (5 ft 11 in) 700191000000000000091 kg (201 lb) 11 February 1985 Kenora, ON Philadelphia Flyers (NHL)
24 F Perry, CoreyCorey Perry 191 cm (6 ft 3 in) 700195000000000000095 kg (209 lb) 16 May 1985 Peterborough, ON Anaheim Ducks (NHL)
21 F Staal, EricEric Staal 193 cm (6 ft 4 in) 700193000000000000093 kg (205 lb) 29 October 1984 Thunder Bay, ON Carolina Hurricanes (NHL)
19 F Thornton, JoeJoe Thornton 193 cm (6 ft 4 in) 7002107000000000000107 kg (236 lb) 2 July 1979 London, ON San Jose Sharks (NHL)
16 F Toews, JonathanJonathan Toews 188 cm (6 ft 2 in) 700196000000000000096 kg (212 lb) 29 April 1988 Winnipeg, MB Chicago Blackhawks (NHL)

Defencemen Jay Bouwmeester and Stephane Robidas, forwards Jeff Carter, Steven Stamkos and Martin St. Louis, and goaltender Chris Mason were selected as reserves in case of injury during the tournament.[6][7]

Standings[edit]

Team
GP W OTW OTL L GF GA GD Pts
 United States 3 3 0 0 0 14 5 +9 9
 Canada 3 1 1 0 1 14 7 +7 5
 Switzerland 3 0 1 1 1 8 10 −2 3
 Norway 3 0 0 1 2 5 19 −14 1

Gold medal game[edit]

Canada faced off against the USA on February 28, 2010. The teams were tied after full-time with goals scored by Jonathan Toews and Corey Perry for Canada and Ryan Kesler and Zach Parise for USA. Zach Parise scored with 25 seconds remaining in the 3rd period to tie it up. In overtime, Sidney Crosby scored seven minutes in and won the gold medal for Canada.

The gold medal game was the last event of the Olympics.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Time Score Record
Feb. 23 Germany 4:30 PM (PST) 8-2[8] 3-1-0
Feb. 24 Russia 4:30 PM (PST) 7-3[9] 4-1-0
Feb. 26 Slovakia 6:30 PM (PST) 3-2[10] 5-1-0
Feb. 28 USA 12:15 PM 3-2 (OT)[11] 6-1-0

[12]

Paralympic Games[edit]

Canada will assemble a team to compete in ice sledge hockey at the 2010 Winter Paralympics.

Standings[edit]

Team GP W OTW OTL L GF GA GD Pts
 Canada (CAN) 3 3 0 0 0 19 1 +18 9
 Norway (NOR) 3 1 1 0 1 4 7 −3 5
 Sweden (SWE) 3 1 0 1 1 3 12 −9 4
 Italy (ITA) 3 0 0 0 3 1 7 −6 0
  Qualified for Medal Tournament
  Qualified for the Classifications Round

All times are local (UTC-8).

Roster[edit]

Number Name Position Height Weight
22 Benoit St-Amand Goaltender 5’10" 165
57 Paul Rosen Goaltender 6’0" 205
11 Adam Dixon Defense 5’9" 168
17 Jean Labonté Defense 5’11" 205
21 Raymond Grassi Defense 6’3" 260
29 Graeme Murray Defense 5’5" 190
3 Hervé Lord Forward 5’5" 150
4 Derek Whitson Forward 6’1" 165
7 Marc Dorion Forward 5’0" 137
8 Jeremy Booker Forward 5’2" 125
10 Shawn Matheson Forward 5’8" 130
12 Greg Westlake Forward 6’2" 170
18 Billy Bridges Forward 5’8" 190
19 Todd Nicholson Forward 6’0" 180
27 Bradley Bowden Forward 5’0" 154

[13]

Schedule[edit]

13 March 2010 v
10:00
Canada  4 – 0
(1-0, 0-0, 3-0)
Italy UBC Thunderbird Arena, Vancouver
14 March 2010 v
13:30
Canada  10 – 1
(4-1, 4-0, 2-0)
Sweden UBC Thunderbird Arena, Vancouver
Attendance: 5,504
16 March 2010 v
20:30
Norway  0 – 5
(0-2, 0-3, 0-0)
Canada UBC Thunderbird Arena, Vancouver
Attendance: 5,430

IIHF World Championships[edit]

Canada will compete at the 2010 Men's World Ice Hockey Championships to be held in Germany from May 7 to May 23. Canada will be in Group B with Italy, Latvia and Switzerland.

Roster[edit]

To be determined

Schedule[edit]

To be determined

Awards and honors[edit]

  • Jordan Eberle, Most Valuable Player, 2010 IIHF World Junior Tournament[14]
  • Jordan Eberle, Media All-Star Team, 2010 IIHF World Junior Tournament
  • Alex Pietrangelo, Best Defenseman, 2010 IIHF World Junior Tournament
  • Alex Pietrangelo, Media All-Star Team, 2010 IIHF World Junior Tournament
  • Jonathan Toews, Media All-Star Team, Vancouver 2010 games
  • Jonathan Toews, IIHF Directorate Awards, Best Forward, Vancouver 2010 OIympics
  • Shea Weber, Media All-Star Team, Vancouver 2010 games[15]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "BÉLIVEAU NAMED HONOURARY TEAM CANADA MEMBER AND HONOURARY CAPTAIN OF CANADA’S 2010 MEN’S OLYMPIC HOCKEY TEAM". Hockey Canada. June 29, 2009. Retrieved 17 June 2010. 
  2. ^ http://www.iihf.com/channels10/olympics-2010/news/news-singleview-world-championship-2009/article/canada-takes-over.html?tx_ttnews%5BbackPid%5D=3471&cHash=e12d902ce9
  3. ^ http://www.hockeycanada.ca/index.php/ci_id/69849/la_id/1.htm
  4. ^ http://www.hockeycanada.ca/index.php/ci_id/69849/la_id/1.htm
  5. ^ "Men's Ice Hockey: Team Canada Tournamement Standings and Statistics". International Olympic Committee. [dead link]
  6. ^ http://www.tsn.ca/story/?id=310072
  7. ^ http://www.hockeycanada.ca/index.php/ci_id/69669/la_id/1.htm
  8. ^ http://www.vancouver2010.com/olympic-hockey/schedule-and-results/mens-play-offs-qualifications---game-20_ihm400402AI.html
  9. ^ http://www.vancouver2010.com/olympic-hockey/schedule-and-results/mens-play-offs-quarterfinals---game-24_ihm400302ow.html
  10. ^ http://www.vancouver2010.com/olympic-hockey/schedule-and-results/mens-play-offs-semifinals---game-28_ihm400202wN.html
  11. ^ http://www.vancouver2010.com/olympic-hockey/schedule-and-results/womens-play-offs-semifinals---game-17_ihw400202Yr.html
  12. ^ http://www.hockeycanada.ca/index.php/ci_id/60213/la_id/1.htm
  13. ^ http://www.hockeycanada.ca/index.php/ci_id/70072/la_id/1.htm
  14. ^ http://www.iihf.com/channels0910/wm20/news/news-singleview-world-juniors/article/eberle-voted-mvp.html?tx_ttnews%5BbackPid%5D=2956&cHash=ec9b7915cb
  15. ^ http://www.iihf.com/channels10/olympics-2010/news/news-singleview-world-championship-2009/article/miller-gets-mvp-honours.html?tx_ttnews%5BbackPid%5D=3471&cHash=2e13a1239d
Preceded by
2005–06 Canada men's national ice hockey team
Canada men's Olympic ice hockey team
2010
Succeeded by
2013–14 Canada men's national ice hockey team