Canadian Women's Hockey League Toronto Furies player, Jessica Platt, came out as transgender this past week. Platt said "I hope that I can inspire others to live their lives true to who they are and to never give up on their dreams." https://www.instagram.com/p/Bdy5ji-F-1P/ Platt is the second publicly out transgender professional ice hockey player. Harrison … Continue reading CWHL Slights the NWHL While Announcing Jessica Platt’s Coming Out as Transgender
Through their first 41 games, the Vegas Golden Knights have greatly exceeded expectations. Entering their bye week, they find themselves sitting in first place in the Pacific division and second overall in league standings behind only the Tampa Bay Lightning. Despite preseason predictions and goaltending that was plagued with injury, at the halfway point in their … Continue reading Vegas’ Impressive First Half
The New York Islanders are heading back to Long Island but this time, they’ll be playing at Belmont instead of at the old Coliseum. Governor Cuomo made the announcement on Wednesday at the Islanders press conference. The Islanders won a bidding contest to build an 18,000-seat arena on the Belmont race track, construction will begin … Continue reading The Islanders Are Coming Home
On Friday, December 15th, Team Canada made its final cuts to its 2018 World Junior Championship roster, setting the final lineup for their team in the tournament. Among the latter, more unexpected cuts were Logan Stanley, Cody Glass, and Nick Suzuki. All of these players are just 18 years old, with the exception of Logan … Continue reading 2018 World Junior Championship: Team Canada Snubs
The voting for the 2018 NHL All-Star Game has begun! For the third consecutive year, fans will have the opportunity to name one captain for each division of the league; Metropolitan and Atlantic, making up the Eastern Conference, and the Western Conference being made up of Pacific and Central. They can do this by visiting … Continue reading Hey Now, You’re An All Star! 2018 All-star Game Nominations Announced
The Roadrunners were unable to pull off a comeback against the Ontario Reign on Sunday night for their teddy bear toss game. They lost in regulation for only the fourth time this season. Early in the first period, Ontario got out to a 2-0 lead Tucson with goals from Michael Mersh and Justin Auger. Kyle … Continue reading Roadrunners Recap: Reign 4, Roadrunners 2
New Jersey Devils have traded forwards Adam Henrique, Joseph Blandisi and a 2018 third-round draft pick to the Anaheim Ducks for defenseman Sami Vatanen and a conditional draft pick. The conditions of the pick are if Henrique re-signs before the 2019 NHL Draft, Devils get Ducks' 2019 third round pick, if he re-signs after the draft, Devils … Continue reading Trade Robbery? Or Addressing Issues?