Canadians invented ice hockey during the 1800s, and Canadian players have excelled in the sport ever since. Some of the best players have led their teams to Stanley Cups and Olympic gold medals. Other have changed the game with their amazing skills. Yet many began the same way as kids today: on frozen ponds across the country. Learn about your favourite hockey players from yesterday and today in Canada&́#x80;s Hockey Legends. Gordie Howe was an MVP forward who played professionally for more than three decades. Learn about Howe&́#x80;s legendary career and how he became such a big star.