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Emily Pfalzer headlines Buffalo’s stacked blue line

Just over 24 hours after the Buffalo Beauts made waves by signing two-time NWHL All-Star Blake Bolden, general manager Nik Fattey made an even bigger …

Women's Ice Hockey

2018 Women’s Hockey Top 25 Under 25 | No. 25 - 23: Caitrin Lonergan & Laura Stacey; Kelly Pannek; Renata Fast

<i>We kick off our 2018 Top 25 Under 25 with a tie! Follow along the rest of the</i> <i>list here</i><i>.</i><p>No. 25 (tie) - CAITRIN LONERGAN; Boston College<p>Michelle …

Women's Ice Hockey

Laura Stacey looks towards future after year to remember

TORONTO, Ontario — Hockey Canada and Markham Thunder forward Laura Stacey had quite the whirlwind season.<p>The 24-year-old won silver in her first …

Ice Hockey

Mr. Jagermeister easily wins $100,000 Minnesota Derby at Canterbury Park

Mr. Jagermeister easily won the $100,000 Minnesota Derby by 10 lengths Saturday at Canterbury Park. The 3-year-old Minnesota-bred colt took command …

CWHL

Bozek Returns to Thunder for 2018-19 - University of Minnesota Athletics

Women's Ice Hockey | 8/10/2018 8:07:00 PM<p><b>MINNEAPOLIS</b> -- University of Minnesota alumna and 2018 Clarkson Cup champion Megan Bozek has re-signed with …

Women's Ice Hockey

CWHL Draft: 10 incoming rookies who could make noise next season

The CWHL draft takes place in less than three weeks in Toronto. Which incoming first-year pros could make the biggest splash next season?<p>The CWHL …

Ice Hockey

Hilary Knight to return Les Canadiennes

Hilary Knight is returning to the CWHL’s Les Canadiennes de Montreal.<p>Knight posted a on social media Thursday night about “unfinished business,” …

Women's Ice Hockey

Markham Thunder writer needed

PPP is looking for someone to recap Markham games for the 2018-19 season.So we’ve mentioned this a few times, but this is the actual for-serious …

CWHL

Candice Moxley named head coach of the Mustangs Women's Hockey program - Western University

LONDON, Ont. – The Western Mustangs are pleased to announce that Candice Moxley has been named the head coach of the women's hockey program. <br>"We're …

Canadian University Sports

Candice Moxley, Western Mustangs

<i>U SPORTS sits down with one key athlete, coach, and staff member of each U SPORTS athletic program in our interview series “Getting to know…”</i><p>Name: …

Canadian University Sports

Interim CWHL head says single women’s league a priority

CALGARY — The interim commissioner of the Canadian Women’s Hockey League says finding a way to unite the CWHL and the U.S.-based National Women’s …

CWHL

Draft Prospect Bach Pre-Signs With Thunder

(MARKHAM – July 25, 2018) The Markham Thunder have announced their first pre-signing of forward draft prospect Victoria Bach.<p>“I wanted to join the …

CWHL

Oliver Wales to join Rams in August

TORONTO - Oliver Wales has been named as Ryerson’s second player commitment of the 2018-19 recruiting class, as announced by the team on …

Canadian University Sports

Interim CWHL commissioner Jayna Hefford eyes unified women’s hockey league

As a hockey player, Jayna Hefford strove to make her league viable and respected. She’s now in a position to do that as its leader.<p>Hefford, who will enter the Hockey Hall of Fame this year, is in her first week as interim commissioner of the Canadian Women’s Hockey League.<p>She replaces Brenda …

CWHL

One league on Hefford’s mind as she takes helm at the Canadian Women’s Hockey League

CALGARY — As a hockey player, Jayna Hefford strove to make her league viable and respected. She’s now in a position to do that as its leader.Hefford, …

CWHL

One league on Hefford’s mind as she takes over at the CWHL’s helm

CALGARY — As a hockey player, Jayna Hefford strove to make her league viable and respected. She’s now in a position to do that as its leader.

CWHL

Jess Jones: So Long Buffalo Beauts, Hello Markham Thunder (Again)

There are many Buffalo Beauts fans pondering over what might have been. At least if there had been one more year. Official word was released on Jul. …

CWHL

Jones Returns to Thunder as Free Agent

<i>Photo by Jess Ritchotte</i><p>(MARKHAM – July 20, 2018) Jess Jones, 2016-17 winner of the Angela James Bowl, returns to CWHL action with the Markham Thunder.<p>…

CWHL

CWHL to Feature Six Teams in 2018-19 - Canadian Women's Hockey League

<b>TORONTO</b> (<i>July 16, 2018)</i> – The Canadian Women’s Hockey League (CWHL) announced today, Monday, July 16, the 2018-19 season will feature six teams …

CWHL

Creating the Winning Formula

<i>Featured photo credit: Teri Di-Lauro</i><p>After making noise last summer in the relocation of a franchise with over 25 years of history, Chelsea Purcell …

CWHL

Free Agent Webster Signs with Thunder

<i>Feature photo by Jess Ritchotte</i><p>(MARKHAM – July 12, 2018) The Markham Thunder have announced the signing of free agent forward Brooke Webster.<p>Head …

CWHL

Markham Thunder sign free agent Brooke Webster

The Markham Thunder announced this morning that they have added free agent Brooke Webster to their forward corps.<p>BREAKING: Thunder sign free agent …

College Hockey

Brooke Webster signs with Markham Thunder

This morning, the Markham Thunder announced they signed free agent Brooke Webster. She played her rookie season with the Vanke Rays.<p>From the press …

Women's Ice Hockey

The moment Hefford receives her call to the hall

Watch as Jayna Hefford receives the phone call from Lanny McDonald and John Davidson, informing her that she has been selected to go into the Hockey …

Ice Hockey

Thunder Legend Jayna Hefford Member of HHOF Class of 2018

<i>Updated with quotes from Jayna Hefford</i><p>The Thunder organization sends its warm congratulations to Thunder legend and former captain Jayna Hefford on …

CWHL

The CWHL needs to be transparent about suspensions

Player safety is a topic we hear a lot about in the NHL, but we don’t hear nearly enough about it in the women’s game. Unfortunately, when we do hear …

Women's Ice Hockey

Dance

<b>Sunday June 24</b><b><br>10th Annual T-Dance @ The Berkeley Bicycle Club *new venue*</b><br>504 Jarvis St, Toronto MAP<p>Dancing in the summer sun at the Berkeley Bicycle …

CWHL

A look at CWHL team shot data from the 2017-18 season

Without true possession numbers in women’s hockey, we often have to rely on more basic tools to measure both individual and team performance. …

Women's Ice Hockey

Bob Deraney named head coach of Kunlun Red Stars

The Kunlun Red Stars of the CWHL have a new coach in Bob Deraney. The Massachusetts native has nearly 30 years of coaching experience, ranging from …

Women's Ice Hockey

Furies Welcome Sami Jo Small as New General Manager

<b>TORONTO</b> <i>(June 11, 2018)</i> – The Canadian Women’s Hockey League (CWHL) is excited to welcome three-time Olympian, Sami Jo Small, as the new general …

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