- Sidney Crosby has been named the winner of the Lionel Gonchar Award. The award is given to the Canadian male athlete chosen by the Canadian Press annually.
- Trade talk: the Washington Capitals have traded captain Christ Clark and Milan Jurcina to the Columbus Blue Jackets for Jason Chimera.
- Team Canada's juniors won their second-straight game. After defeating Latvia 16-0 on Boxing Day (26th), they defeated Switzerland 6-0 today. Against Latvia, Brandon Kozun scored the hat trick. Today, Brandon McMillan scored one. Jake Allen wins with back-to-back shutouts, too!
- Who said Swedes were quiet people? One listen to Mikael Samuelsson and one would be proven wrong. Then again even his team-mates (both Sweden and Canucks) say that he plays more like a Canadian then a Swede. To see what I'm talking about, just click here and you'll know.
- Clara Hughes and Cindy Klassen secure their spots on Team Canada for the 2010 Olympics after winning gold and silver at Calgary. They'll be competing the women's 3000-metres speed skating track.