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Category: NWHL

Hockey’s week in review: top stories from Jun. 22-26

The Toronto Six unveiled their jerseys this week for their inaugural season. (Photo credit: Toronto Six/Twitter) In case you missed the top news stories and happenings across women’s hockey last week, here’s an overview of everything from each day during the week of Jun. 22 to 26, 2020. June 22 The Toronto Six agreed to […]

Hockey’s week in review: top stories from Jun. 15-19

In case you missed the top news stories and happenings across women’s hockey last week, here’s an overview of everything from each day during the week of Jun. 15 to 19, 2020. June 15 The Metropolitan Riveters announced the signing of forward Emily Janiga, who spent last season with the PWHPA. Janiga will appear in […]

The NWHL and PWHPA communities speak out against racism in hockey

Both the NWHL and PWHPA are fighting for gender equality in professional hockey, as the game doesn’t provide an equal opportunity for everyone simply based on gender identity. However, another lingering injustice speaks to the value of intersectionality. Following the murder of George Floyd—and many other deaths of Black people —the most significant civil rights […]

Boston Pride re-sign defending trio Kelly, Rheault and Souliotis

The 2020 Isobel Cup hasn’t been awarded, with a rescheduled date to be determined, but the Boston Pride are looking toward next season. Before the draft, they signed forwards Christina Putigna, Lexie Laing, McKenna Brand, and defender Kaleigh Fratkin to contract extensions. Boston’s big move was acquiring the first overall pick to select hometown superstar, […]