Despite the football playoffs, NHL-related searches are outpacing NFL searches in January by a margin of 3:1. PEI, Saskatchewan, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Nova Scotia are leading January searches for ‘hockey’ - all provinces without an NHL team.

And with the help of the Google Maps API, Metro News assembled a quick snapshot of interesting Trend Tidbits from across the country.

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