Breaking down each NHL team’s roster by nationality – 2021

The past two years, The Win Column did a breakdown for every team in the NHL based on nationality (see 2019 and 2020 here). A lot has changed in the league since then, so we decided to update that post for the 2021 season, based on rosters at the start of the season. This year, … Continue reading Breaking down each NHL team’s roster by nationality – 2021

What to look out for when watching the four Calgary Flames prospects at the World Juniors

This year, Flames fans will have lots to look forward to at the World Juniors. Four Flames prospects will be representing their respective countries in this year's tournament, a big jump from just Dustin Wolf on Team USA last year. This year, Wolf will be back with the Americans. Representing Team Canada will be 2019 … Continue reading What to look out for when watching the four Calgary Flames prospects at the World Juniors

Breaking down each NHL team’s roster by nationality – 2020

A 2021 update of this breakdown can be found here. About a year ago, TWC did a breakdown for every team in the NHL based on nationality. A lot has changed in the league since then, so we decided to update that post for the 2019-20 season, based on rosters heading into the holiday roster … Continue reading Breaking down each NHL team’s roster by nationality – 2020

Top 5 NHL Imposters: The Born Identity

In sports, trades are inevitable. There is a good chance your favourite player on your favourite team will one day play for another team. But what happens when a player plays for different country? Pride and glory for one nation, heartbreak for another. There are few pains greater than seeing the wrong flag draped over … Continue reading Top 5 NHL Imposters: The Born Identity