Ask a Hockey Expert
The Walrus|November 2021
Will a Canadian team ever win the Stanley Cup again?
WILLIAM FOSTER, AS TOLD TO SAM RICHES

Hockey is hailed as Canada’s sport, yet no Canadian team has won the Stanley Cup since the Mont-real Canadiens’ victory over the Los Angeles Kings in 1993. We asked William Foster, a professor at the University of Alberta whose research interests include the management and performance of professional hockey teams, what it would take to end the nearly three-decade dry spell.

Canada is having its longest losing streak in the 104-year history of the NHL.1 Are Canadian hockey teams getting worse?

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