Archive for the ‘Sports/Hockey’ Category

National Women’s Hockey League sells Boston Pride to private owner

Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

Miles Arnone and a group of investors have purchased the Boston Pride from the National Women's Hockey League, making it the only club with a private owner.

Swedish women boycotting hockey tournament over dispute

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019
Sweden Pay Dispute Women's Hockey

Female hockey players in Sweden will go ahead with their boycott of an international tournament in Finland because of their unhappiness about pay and working conditions.

Russia ends Canada’s 2-year title reign at Hlinka Gretzky Cup

Saturday, August 10th, 2019

Alexandr Pashin's second goal of the game proved to be the winner as Russia defeated Canada 3-2 on Saturday in the final of the 2019 Hlinka Gretzky Cup under-18 hockey tournament at Breclav, Czech Republic.

Cole Perfetti leads Canada past Sweden in SO to secure spot in final

Friday, August 9th, 2019

Cole Perfetti scored two goals in regulation and three more in a shootout as Canada edged Sweden 3-2 in a semifinal at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup on Friday.

Canada crushes Czech Republic, finishes pool play with perfect record

Wednesday, August 7th, 2019

Canada finished pool play at 3-0 after a 7-1 win over host Czech Republic on Wednesday at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup under-18 men's hockey tournament.

Canada blanks Switzerland for second straight shutout win

Tuesday, August 6th, 2019

Canada improved to 2-0 at the Gretzky Hlinka Cup under-18 men's hockey tournament with an 8-0 win over Switzerland on Tuesday in Breclav, Czech Republic.

Cole Peretti, Seth Jarvis lead Canadian attack in opening win over Finland

Monday, August 5th, 2019

Cole Peretti and Seth Jarvis had two goals apiece as Canada downed Finland 6-0 at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup on Monday in Breclav, Czech Republic.

CHL tabs NBA Canada executive as first full-time president

Tuesday, July 30th, 2019

Longtime NBA Canada executive Dan MacKenzie has been named the first full-time president of the Canadian Hockey League.

NHL, Leafs and Flames help settle debt of defunct CWHL

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019

The NHL, Toronto Maple Leafs and Calgary Flames are among contributors helping the defunct Canadian Women's Hockey League settle its debts.

NWHL cancels expansion plans to Canada, open to talk of new league

Thursday, May 30th, 2019

The National Women's Hockey League is cancelling plans to add a pair of Canadian teams for the 2019-20 season for now and making it clear it is open to doing what's best for women's hockey.