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Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador wins Hockeyville Canada

Community to host NHL preseason game, receive $250,000 in arena upgrades

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL

TORONTO, ON - Kraft Heinz Canada, in partnership with the National Hockey League (NHL) and the National Hockey League Players' Association (NHLPA), are pleased to announce that Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador is the Kraft Hockeyville 2020 champion.

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Press Release

Kraft Hockeyville Canada announces Top 4 communities

Winner will have opportunity to host NHL preseason game, receive $250,000 for arena upgrades

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL

TORONTO - Today, Kraft Heinz Canada, in partnership with the National Hockey League (NHL) and the National Hockey League Players' Association (NHLPA), announced the Top 4 Canadian communities that are competing for the coveted title of Kraft Hockeyville 2020. This year's shortlisted communities are (West to East):

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Hockeyville Canada

Ekblad up and down for Panthers in Hockeyville loss to Canadiens

Defenseman shows all sides in first preseason game under Quenneville

by Mike Zeisberger @Zeisberger / NHL.com Staff Writer

BATHURST, New Brunswick -- Aaron Ekblad's roller-coaster game at Kraft Hockeyville Canada 2019 was a lot like his NHL career to date.

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Hockeyville Canada

Canadiens, Panthers help Renous honor teen's memory at Hockeyville

Come together to celebrate 14-year-old Thomas Dunn, whose death was impetus for bid

by Jon Lane @JonLaneNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

BATHURST, New Brunswick -- Kraft Hockeyville Canada 2019, an uplifting event for the people of Renous, New Brunswick and surrounding areas, started as an ordinary morning for the Montreal Canadiens.

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game recap

Canadiens score shorthanded to defeat Panthers at Hockeyville

NHL.com @NHLdotcom

Belzile takes the lead with SHG

FLA@MTL: Belzile puts Canadiens ahead with SHG

Ryan Poehling toe drags around a defender on the rush and feeds Alex Belzile down low, where he taps the puck home for a shorthanded tally

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Alex Belzile scored a tiebreaking shorthanded goal at 13:57 of the third period to give the Montreal Canadiens a 4-3 win against the Florida Panthers in the Kraft Hockeyville Canada 2019 preseason game at K.C. Irving Regional Centre in Bathurst, New Brunswick.

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Hockeyville Canada

Hockeyville Hub: Canada, Day 3

Canadiens, Panthers walk red carpet ahead of preseason game

by Jon Lane @JonLaneNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

Kraft Hockeyville Canada, now in its 13th year, awards one winning community in Canada a once-in-a-lifetime experience for hockey fans. This year, Renous, New Brunswick, and Tom Donovan Arena were selected as the winner after an online vote. The rink will receive $250,000 in arena upgrades, and there will be festivities and player appearances prior to the Montreal Canadiens playing the Florida Panthers in a nationally televised preseason game at K.C. Irving Regional Centre in Bathurst on Wednesday (7 p.m. ET; SN1, TVAS). NHL.com staff writer Jon Lane is in Renous to provide all the sights, sounds, highlights and news leading up to the game:

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Hockeyville Canada

Luongo starting next chapter with Panthers at Hockeyville Canada

Retired goalie will represent Florida at preseason game against Canadiens

by Nicholas J. Cotsonika @cotsonika / NHL.com Columnist

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. -- Roberto Luongo is going back to his roots while he explores a new role with the Florida Panthers.

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Hockeyville Canada

Hockeyville Canada helps Renous draw inspiration from tragedy

Community rallies around memory of boy killed in crash; Panthers play Canadiens on Wednesday

by Jon Lane @JonLaneNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

The community of Renous, New Brunswick had plenty of people leading its charge to be the host for Kraft Hockeyville Canada 2019. 

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Hockeyville Canada

Canadiens, Panthers to play at 2019 Kraft Hockeyville Canada on Sept. 18

Renous, New Brunswick, will host game after winning nationwide contest

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL

NEW YORK/TORONTO - The community of Renous, New Brunswick, will host the 2019 Kraft Hockeyville Canada preseason festivities for winning this year's competition. Now in its thirteenth year, Kraft Hockeyville invites Canadians to rally together to nominate and vote for the most passionate hockey community in the country. Renous, New Brunswick and their beloved Tom Donovan Arena, received millions of votes, as announced by NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman during Hockey Night in Canada on March 30, 2019. The Montreal Canadiens and Florida Panthers will play a preseason matchup on September 18 in New Brunswick, the first time Kraft Hockeyville will be played in the province. The venue of the preseason game will be announced at a later date.

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Hockeyville Canada

Senators leave Hockeyville having turned page on Karlsson era

Lose to Maple Leafs in preseason game five days after All-Star defenseman traded

by Jon Lane @JonLaneNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

LUCAN, Ontario -- The Ottawa Senators have their eyes set on the present and future, not their past with Erik Karlsson.

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