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Cape Breton Screaming Eagles
Founded 1997-1998
Division Eastern
Home ice Centre 200
Based in Sydney, Nova Scotia
Colours Black, White, Gold and Grey
League Quebec Major Junior Hockey League
Head coach Pascal Vincent
General manager Pascal Vincent

The Cape Breton Screaming Eagles are a junior ice hockey team in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. They play at Centre 200 in Sydney, Nova Scotia. The franchise was granted for the 1969-70 season as the Sorel Éperviers. They moved from Sorel to Verdun in 1977 to become the Verdun Éperviers. In 1979 they played in both Sorel and Verdun before moving back to Sorel for the next season. In 1981 they moved to Granby to become the Granby Bisons in 1995 they changed their names to the Granby Prédateurs. In 1997 they moved to Sydney to become the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles. In 1996 the franchise won the Memorial Cup as the Granby Predateurs. Prior to the Eagles' arrival, Sydney played host to the AHL's Cape Breton Oilers from 1988 to 1996. Image File history File links The logo of the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... Centre 200, is the main arena located in Sydney, Nova Scotia. ... Sydney, Nove Scotia, on Cape Breton Island Sydney is a community and former city in Nova Scotia, Canada, and is located on its namesake harbour. ... Black is a color with several subtle differences in meaning. ... White is a color (more accurately it contains all the colors of the visible spectrum and is sometimes described as an achromatic color—black is the absence of color) that has high brightness but zero hue. ... General Name, Symbol, Number gold, Au, 79 Chemical series transition metals Group, Period, Block 11, 6, d Appearance metallic yellow Atomic mass 196. ... Grey or gray (the latter more usually in American English) is a colour seen commonly in nature. ... The Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (French: la Ligue de hockey junior majeur du Québec, abbreviated QMJHL in English, LHJMQ in French) is one of the three Major Junior A Tier I hockey leagues which constitute the Canadian Hockey League. ... Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... The Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (French: la Ligue de hockey junior majeur du Québec, abbreviated QMJHL in English, LHJMQ in French) is one of the three Major Junior A Tier I hockey leagues which constitute the Canadian Hockey League. ... Centre 200, is the main arena located in Sydney, Nova Scotia. ... Sydney, Nove Scotia, on Cape Breton Island Sydney is a community and former city in Nova Scotia, Canada, and is located on its namesake harbour. ... Sorel Town in central Quebec at the confluence of the Richelieu River and the St. ... Verdun is a borough of the City of Montreal, situated along the St. ... Granby, Quebec - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... The Memorial Cup is the trophy awarded to the national Major Junior mens (under 21) ice hockey champion of Canada. ... This logo is being used to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the AHLs founding. ... The Cape Breton Oilers were an ice hockey team in the American Hockey League. ...


The best year of the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles came in 2001-2002, when they reached the league's Division Final. They lost in 5 games to Acadie-Bathurst Titan.


Players like Marc-Andre Fleury and Stephen Dixon, both of whom are draft picks of the Pittsburgh Penguins, played in Cape Breton. Marc-André Fleury (b. ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ... The Pittsburgh Penguins are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ...


External Websites

  • http://www.capebretoneagles.com
Quebec Major Junior Hockey League QMJHL logo
Current Teams : Acadie-Bathurst Titan | Baie-Comeau Drakkar | Cape Breton Screaming Eagles | Chicoutimi Sagueneens | Drummondville Voltigeurs | Gatineau Olympiques | Halifax Mooseheads | Lewiston MAINEiacs | Moncton Wildcats | P.E.I. Rocket | Quebec Remparts | Rimouski Oceanic | Rouyn-Noranda Huskies | Saint John Sea Dogs | St. John's Fog Devils | Shawinigan Cataractes | Val-d'Or Foreurs | Victoriaville Tigres
CHL: | Memorial Cup | OHL | QMJHL | WHL

  Results from FactBites:
 
Quebec Major Junior Hockey League - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (791 words)
1981- Divisions cease to exist, Cornwall moves to the OHL, Sorel Eperviers (Blackhawks) move to Granby.
1997- Granby Predateurs move to Cape Breton, and play in the Dilio.
The Beauport Harfangs move to Quebec City and become the Quebec Remparts.
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