2009–10 Canada men's national ice hockey team

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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 Béliveau 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%)

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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) 98 kg (216 lb) 6 May 1972 Montreal, QC United States New Jersey Devils (NHL)
29 G Fleury, Marc-AndreMarc-André Fleury 188 cm (6 ft 2 in) 82 kg (181 lb) 28 November 1984 Sorel-Tracy, QC United States Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL)
1 G Luongo, RobertoRoberto Luongo 191 cm (6 ft 3 in) 93 kg (205 lb) 4 April 1979 Montreal, QC Canada Vancouver Canucks (NHL)
22 D Boyle, DanDan Boyle 180 cm (5 ft 11 in) 86 kg (190 lb) 12 July 1976 Ottawa, ON United States San Jose Sharks (NHL)
8 D Doughty, DrewDrew Doughty 185 cm (6 ft 1 in) 92 kg (203 lb) 8 December 1989 London, ON United States Los Angeles Kings (NHL)
2 D Keith, DuncanDuncan Keith 183 cm (6 ft 0 in) 85 kg (187 lb) 16 July 1983 Winnipeg, MB United States Chicago Blackhawks (NHL)
27 D Niedermayer, ScottScott NiedermayerC 185 cm (6 ft 1 in) 91 kg (201 lb) 31 August 1973 Cranbrook, BC United States Anaheim Ducks (NHL)
20 D Pronger, ChrisChris ProngerA 198 cm (6 ft 6 in) 101 kg (223 lb) 10 October 1974 Dryden, ON United States Philadelphia Flyers (NHL)
7 D Seabrook, BrentBrent Seabrook 191 cm (6 ft 3 in) 100 kg (220 lb) 20 April 1985 Richmond, BC United States Chicago Blackhawks (NHL)
6 D Weber, SheaShea Weber 191 cm (6 ft 3 in) 97 kg (214 lb) 14 August 1985 Sicamous, BC United States Nashville Predators (NHL)
37 F Bergeron, PatricePatrice Bergeron 188 cm (6 ft 2 in) 88 kg (194 lb) 24 July 1985 L'Ancienne-Lorette, QC United States Boston Bruins (NHL)
87 F Crosby, SidneySidney CrosbyA 180 cm (5 ft 11 in) 90 kg (200 lb) 7 August 1987 Cole Harbour, NS United States Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL)
51 F Getzlaf, RyanRyan Getzlaf 193 cm (6 ft 4 in) 100 kg (220 lb) 10 May 1985 Regina, SK United States Anaheim Ducks (NHL)
15 F Heatley, DanyDany Heatley 191 cm (6 ft 3 in) 100 kg (220 lb) 21 January 1981 Freiburg im Breisgau, West Germany United States San Jose Sharks (NHL)
12 F Iginla, JaromeJarome IginlaA 185 cm (6 ft 1 in) 95 kg (209 lb) 1 July 1977 Edmonton, AB Canada Calgary Flames (NHL)
11 F Marleau, PatrickPatrick Marleau 188 cm (6 ft 2 in) 100 kg (220 lb) 15 September 1979 Swift Current, SK United States San Jose Sharks (NHL)
10 F Morrow, BrendenBrenden Morrow 180 cm (5 ft 11 in) 95 kg (209 lb) 16 January 1979 Carlyle, SK United States Dallas Stars (NHL)
61 F Nash, RickRick Nash 193 cm (6 ft 4 in) 99 kg (218 lb) 16 June 1984 Brampton, ON United States Columbus Blue Jackets (NHL)
18 F Richards, MikeMike Richards 180 cm (5 ft 11 in) 91 kg (201 lb) 11 February 1985 Kenora, ON United States Philadelphia Flyers (NHL)
24 F Perry, CoreyCorey Perry 191 cm (6 ft 3 in) 95 kg (209 lb) 16 May 1985 Peterborough, ON United States Anaheim Ducks (NHL)
21 F Staal, EricEric Staal 193 cm (6 ft 4 in) 93 kg (205 lb) 29 October 1984 Thunder Bay, ON United States Carolina Hurricanes (NHL)
19 F Thornton, JoeJoe Thornton 193 cm (6 ft 4 in) 107 kg (236 lb) 2 July 1979 London, ON United States San Jose Sharks (NHL)
16 F Toews, JonathanJonathan Toews 188 cm (6 ft 2 in) 96 kg (212 lb) 29 April 1988 Winnipeg, MB United States Chicago Blackhawks (NHL)

Defencemen Jay Bouwmeester and Stéphane 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 United States on February 28, 2010. The teams were tied after regulation, with goals scored by Jonathan Toews and Corey Perry for Canada and Ryan Kesler and Zach Parise for USA; Parise scored with 25 seconds remaining in the third period to the game. 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

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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

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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 honours[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. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-06-04. Retrieved 2011-05-28. 
  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. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-02-28. Retrieved 2010-03-01. 
  9. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-02-28. Retrieved 2010-03-01. 
  10. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-02-28. Retrieved 2010-03-01. 
  11. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-02-28. Retrieved 2010-03-01. 
  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. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-03-14. Retrieved 2010-03-01. 
  15. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-03-02. Retrieved 2010-03-01. 
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