It's that time of the year again! The two final regular season NWHL games will be played this upcoming weekend. The Boston Pride will be stopping in Buffalo to face the Beauts at 5:30 PM on Saturday, March 17th, and the Connecticut Whale will be visiting the Metropolitan Riveters on Sunday, March 18th, at 7:30 … Continue reading NWHL Playoffs Preview 2018
Last year, one of the biggest debates was following the race to the Calder Memorial Trophy. Often defined as the "Rookie of the Year Award", it is given to "the player selected as the most proficient in his first year of competition in the National Hockey League", according to the NHL. The first two picks from … Continue reading Don’t Forget About Patrik Laine
The ECHL, the NHL's minor minor league, is notorious for having scrappy players. A few weeks ago, a fight broke out during a Kansas City Mavericks and Toledo Walleye game that resulted in everyone on the ice participating. https://twitter.com/JordanStrack/status/962515598805753856 Garrett Klotz, a player for Kansas City, checked A.J. Jenks into the boards then started to cross-check him … Continue reading ECHL Brawl Could Have Been Premeditated
What does women’s hockey mean to me? I asked myself this loaded question before writing this. To me, women’s hockey is the ultimate example of part of the glass ceiling finally being broken. Something that is known as a “manly sport” isn’t just for men. Women, and even those who identify as something other than … Continue reading What Does Women’s Hockey Mean to Me?
It’s no secret that everyone watched the women's Olympic gold medal game. This was one of the biggest games (if not the biggest game) of the entire Olympics. So why was the priority focus still on the men’s teams? Before you come at this and claim that I’m knocking down the men’s team, this is a … Continue reading The Media and Women’s Hockey
The Tucson Roadrunners returned home after a lengthy road trip to take on the Bakersfield Condors and San Antonio Rampage, going 2-1-1-0 and earning their 28th and 29th wins of the season. Tucson has already matched their win total from last season (29) with 19 games remaining. After falling behind 2-0 early Saturday night against … Continue reading Roadrunners Split Home Stand
So you just watched the USA vs. Canada women's hockey gold medal game the other night. I'm assuming you did, because, well, everyone did. Let's say you loved it, and you want to continue to support women's hockey. It's an amazing cause to get behind, and the world of women's hockey has made a ton … Continue reading The Beginner’s Guide to Supporting Women’s Hockey