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Author: Hayden Stewart

NWHL franchise reportedly coming to Toronto area

The NWHL was forced to postpone the 2020 Isobel Cup Final due to COVID-19, but there has been some off-ice news. Numerous players, including Taylor Accursi of the Buffalo Beauts and Allie Thunstrom of the Minnesota Whitecaps, have signed extensions for the 2020-21 season. Now there are talks of league expansion. With five franchises in […]

PREVIEW: Entering the Isobel Cup playoffs

Photo credit: Meg Linehan The NWHL’s regular season concluded this past weekend, which featured the Metropolitan Riveters and Buffalo Beauts splitting a pair of contests, while the Minnesota Whitecaps won both of their home games against the Connecticut Whale. It may not have influenced the Isobel Cup Playoffs seeding, but teams were given a chance […]

Riveters snag three points against Beauts after two-week break

Photo Credit: The Buffalo News This past weekend, the NWHL’s regular season resumed after a quick break to make room for its All-Star festivities in the schedule. In a pair of games between the Metropolitan Riveters and Buffalo Beauts, the Riveters gained three of a possible four points. The Beauts took game one by a […]

Women’s national team players shine at NHL All-Star Weekend

Canada defeated the USA in the women’s 3-on-3 game on Friday at the NHL All-Star Weekend. (Carlos Osorio/Associated Press) ST. LOUIS, Mo. (Jan. 24, 2020) — Following Kendall Coyne Schofield’s success with the NHL All-Stars last year, active and supporting members of the Professional Women’s Hockey Players Association (PWHPA) were invited to compete in the […]

Boston Pride makes history with 17 consecutive wins

Photo courtesy of The Boston Globe. Heading into the 2017 Isobel Cup Final, the Boston Pride held a 16-0 record and were heavy favourites. A 3-2 loss against the Buffalo Beauts spoiled Boston’s year and their attempt of a perfect season. In game 17 of the Pride’s 2019-20 campaign, they defeated the Beauts and became […]

Opposite seasons continue for Boston and Connecticut

The Boston Pride remain the most dominant team in the NWHL. (Photo courtesy of The Hockey News.) The Boston Pride remains undefeated after their 8-3 win over the Metropolitan Riveters on Saturday. As for the Connecticut Whale, they lost their tenth straight in a 3-2 loss against the Riveters on Sunday. It’s likely the Pride […]

Beauts and Whitecaps split a pair of weekend matchups

Photo courtesy of The Ice Garden. This past weekend, the Buffalo Beauts hosted the Minnesota Whitecaps for a pair of weekend games. On Saturday, Buffalo overcame a 3-0 deficit, winning by a final score of 4-3 to overthrow the team that defeated them in the Isobel Cup final last year. As for Sunday’s matchup, the […]