EIHL

Monday Habs Headlines: Carey Price featured in new Indigenous Sport Gallery

Montreal News and Notes<p>Carey Price is being featured in BC Sports Hall of Fame’s new Indigenous Sport Gallery which opens on Sept 25. [NHL]<br>• Artturi …

Montreal Canadiens

Minor Transactions: 8/19/18

• Washington Capitals free agent forward <b>Wayne Simpson</b> has signed with the AHL’s Rochester Americans, the team announced. The 28-year-old right winger …

Ice Hockey

Belfast Giants Cheerleaders are holding auditions

If you've always dreamed of being a cheerleader - then this could be your chance.<p>One of the country's foremost groups are holding auditions on Sunday …

Belfast

Belfast Giants: Towe and Dickson return for 2018/19 campaign

<b>Forward Matt Towe and netminder Andrew Dickson are back on the Belfast Giants roster for the new Elite League season.</b><p>Towe returns for a fourth season overall at the SSE Arena and his third consecutive year.<p>Dickson rejoins his local team after winning the the 2017/18 Challenge Cup - his third trophy …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Belfast Giants announce signing of Guillaume Gélinas

The Stena Line Belfast Giants have announced the signing of Guillaume Gélinas for the 2018/19 season.<p>Gélinas becomes the 202nd player to ice for the …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Hamilton Bulldogs name Dave Matsos new head coach

The Hamilton Bulldogs have named Dave Matsos as their new head coach.<p>The Burlington native was an assistant with the OHL champions last season.<p>“The …

Memorial Cup

Isles Buzz Podcast: ESPN’s Linda Cohn joins the show

ESPN’s Linda Cohn calls in to the Isles Buzz Podcast to discuss her new show, In The Crease, which will be aired on ESPN+. Linda talks about why she …

New York Islanders

T.J. Syner Returns To UMass Hockey As Volunteer Assistant Coach - University of Massachusetts

<b>AMHERST, Mass. –</b> Former University of Massachusetts hockey captain T.J. Syner has returned to his alma mater to join head coachGreg Carvel's staff as …

College & University

Belfast Giants announce double signing as Kyle Baun and Francis Beauvillier agree deals

The Stena Line Belfast Giants have announced the signings of Kyle Baun and Francis Beauvillier for the 2018/19 Elite League season.<p>Baun arrives from …

Ice Hockey

Kyle Baun Signs In Northern Ireland

Former NHLers, including a few 2018 free agents, continue to pop up in leagues around the globe and another has now signed in an nontraditional …

NHL

Cole’s Notes From Around the League: 7/21/18-7/27/18

The Ducks re-signed defenceman Brandon Montour to a two-year contract. Right winger Corey Tropp has signed a one-year contract with AHL San Diego.<p>The …

NHL

Fancy playing football inside a bubble?

If you love a game of footy, why not step it up a notch?<p>The crazy sport of Bubbleball is back in Coventry - and this time it's serious.<p>People are …

Ice Hockey

Belfast Giants announce the return of team captain Blair Riley for 2018/19 season

The Stena Line Belfast Giants have announced the return of Blair Riley for the 2018/19 Elite League season.<p>The team’s captain returns for a third …

Sport (N. Ireland)

David Rutherford: Canadian returns for the Giants

<b>The Belfast Giants have confirmed that David Rutherford will return for another season with the Challenge Cup champions.</b><p>The 31-year-old Canadian has become a popular figure with Giants fans since first arriving in January 2016.<p>He came out of retirement last year to post an impressive 21 goals and …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Belfast Giants announce signing of Patrick Dwyer for 2018/19 Elite League season

The Stena Line Belfast Giants have announced the signing of Patrick Dwyer for the 2018/19 Elite League season.<p>The American forward arrives in Belfast …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Blair Riley returns to captain Belfast Giants

Belfast Giants power forward Blair Riley is returning to the side for his third straight season in teal, and his second as captain.<p>The 32-year-old …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Blair Riley: Captain to remain with Belfast Giants for a third season

<b>Blair Riley has agreed a new deal with the Belfast Giants which will keep the captain at the club for a third straight season.</b><p>Canadian forward Riley, 32, joined the Giants from AHL outfit Stockton Heat in 2016 and played in last season's Challenge Cup-winning team.<p>Riley's decision is a further …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Fresh Links: Farewell

Woulda, coulda, shoulda- If only Jarome Iginla had chosen Boston the first time around!In Bruins news you can use:• The Bruins will need every bit of …

Nova Scotia

Belfast Giants sign former NHL forward Patrick Dwyer

Dwyer himself may be among the hockey veterans, joining the likes of fellow NHLer Jim Vandermeer and top British veteran Colin Shields.<p>However, the …

NHL

Maple Leafs goalie coach Steve Briere has a plan

TORONTO – Steve Briere’s dreams come with blueprints.Before making the prestigious, prodigious leap to the Toronto Maple Leafs, Briere’s goaltending …

Ice Hockey

Snapshots: Iginla, Kirk, Greco

The Calgary Flames announced today that <b>Jarome Iginla</b> will officially retire from professional hockey on Monday, though he hasn’t been an active …

Ice Hockey

Care home pub opens in Carrickfergus

<b>Residents at a Carrickfergus care home have been following this summer's sporting action at their new on-site sports bar.</b><p>The Albert Arms officially opened at Carrickfergus Manor in June.<p>It provided a place to watch the World Cup, Wimbledon and the Open.<p>The home provides care for 90 older people, …

County Antrim

2018 Montreal Canadiens Top 25 Under 25: The history and precision of eight years of rankings

Montreal Canadiens

Rescue working collie gets a 'cool' job at Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame

A Dogs Trust resident has found his forever home with ex-ice hockey player and Belfast Giants alum Jim Graves. Jim, who helped set up the pro-ice …

Pets

Alumnus Fine signs second professional contract

TORONTO - Ryerson men’s hockey alumni Michael Fine has signed his second professional contract, making the jump to the Elite Ice Hockey League (EIHL) …

Canadian University Sports

Brave Irish dad reveals bucket list of dreams as he battles rare form of terminal cancer

An Irish dad has made a bucket list that he dreams of completing before he dies from terminal cancer.<p>Belfast man Darren Smyth was diagnosed with a …

Northern Lights

Belfast dad's bucket list dreams before he dies from terminal cancer

A 33-year-old Belfast dad has penned a bucket list he dreams of finishing before he dies from terminal cancer.<p>Darren Smyth was first diagnosed with …

Belfast

Belfast Giants give brothers strength after sister loses cancer battle

It was the most harrowing time of their lives as sister Cora battled cancer.<p>But the Galway brothers were given incredible support from the Belfast …

Belfast

McGill grad Heelis signs pro pact to play hockey in Glasgow - McGill University

Men's Ice Hockey | 7/13/2018 1:29:00 PM<p>MONTREAL -- Liam Heelis, a former McGill University hockey player and assistant coach, has signed with the …

Canadian University Sports

Pittsburgh isn’t the only home to a team called the Steelers

When it comes to team nicknames, some are more common than others and it should come as no surprise to learn that the most popular ones involve …

NFL