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Former Avon River Rats adopt new name, draw on Windsor's history
Acadia Axemen hold 20th annual celebrity dinner, recognize four special guests
Acadia grad Pufahl signs contract with AHL team for Colorado Avalanche
Three Annapolis Valley hockey players selected in QMJHL draft
Harmony’s Cole Rafuse reflects on Memorial Cup win
King's-Edgehill School to contribute $600k to Windsor's proposed new arena
Humboldt mayor thanks Amherst minor hockey team for its support
AMHERST, N.S. – Members of the North Nova Penguins had a special guest during their Atlantic Cup hockey tournament in Halifax last weekend. Rob Muench, the mayor of Humboldt, Sask., was touring the Dartmouth four-ice pad as part of the ...
Yarmouth Jr. A Mariners select major midget player Ben Charles as their territorial draft pick
YARMOUTH, N.S. – In advance of this weekend’s MHL midget draft, the Yarmouth Jr. A Mariners have announced that they have selected major midget player Ben Charles of Yarmouth as a territorial pick. Charles was a forward on the UPS ...
Shelburne County Minor Hockey Association honoured for its development efforts by Hockey Nova Scotia
SHELBURNE COUNTY. N.S – The Shelburne County Minor Hockey Association has been presented with the Hockey Nova Scotia Development Association of the Year Award, and development coordinators, Andrew Holland and Kegin Watt have been named ...
Yarmouth Mariners season comes to an end in Game 6 of MHL final: But what a season it was
YARMOUTH, N.S. – On the road to victory, one team always has to take a detour to Heartbreak City. Such was the case for the Yarmouth Mariners, whose season came to an end in Game 6 of the MHL final. It was a disappointing end for the ...
GAME DAY: Yarmouth Mariners looking to extend MHL final series with Edmundston Blizzard to a Game 7 with a Game 6 win
YARMOUTH, N.S. – In the playoffs every game is a big game. You want that first win in the series to take the lead. You want that second win – just because. You want that 3-1 commanding series lead advantage instead of seeing the ...
Major midget player Ben Charles of Yarmouth selected for N.S. team at QMJHL Gatorade Challenge happening in Quebec
YARMOUTH, N.S. – A Yarmouth hockey player says he’s excited for the opportunity to play and showcase his skills at the QMJHL Gatorade Excellence Challenge happening this week in Quebec. Ben Charles is on the U16 Hockey Nova Scotia ...
Norm Batherson had a passion to play hockey
CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. – A former P.E.I. Senator will be in the stands this week as the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL) semifinal swings to Charlottetown. Norm Batherson will be cheering on his son, Drake, and his ...
Late-blooming Drake Batherson proving others wrong
CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. – Drake Batherson’s journey to elite junior hockey player hasn’t been without a few bumps along the way. The Blainville-Boisbriand Armada sniper and Team Canada star from the world junior championship in ...
GAME 4 MHL FINAL: Yarmouth Mariners score overtime win to tie series 2-2 with Edmundston Blizzard
YARMOUTH, N.S. – What a difference a goal makes. Had the Edmundston Blizzard scored the overtime winner in Game 4 of this MHL championship final they would have taken a commanding 3-1 series lead over the Yarmouth Mariners. But ...
Game 3 MHL final: Edmundston Blizzard takes 2-1 series lead with 3-2 win in double overtime over Yarmouth Mariners
YARMOUTH, N.S. – Game 3 of the MHL championship final series was a third tight battle between the Yarmouth Mariners and the Edmundston Blizzard. Like Game 1 had, this April 19 contest had to go to double overtime to declare a winner with the ...