1st round draft picks react to selections

Saint John hosted the 2017 QMJHL entry draft Saturday, June 3th and plenty of high end talent was taken in the first round including maritimers Bailey Peach of Cole Harbour Wolfpack, Jaxon Bellamy of Saint John Vitos, Justin Barron of Halifax Macs and Noah Laaouan […]

GM Russell recaps Mooseheads 2017 draft

Halifax Mooseheads GM Cam Russell reviews today’s 2017 QMJHL draft at Harbour Station in Saint John, NB. The Mooseheads made a trade to move up and take a 2nd 1st round pick and selected forward Xavier Parent 4th overall and defenceman Justin Barron 13th overall. […]

Nova Scotia’s NBA Prospect Lindell Wigginton

Nova Scotia has never had a homegrown player reach the NBA but that could change. Lindell Wigginton is turning heads after an outstanding season with Oak Hill Academy and has a scholarship to Iowa State in September. Wigginton was named the Sport Nova Scotia Team […]

Islanders equipment manager dedicates win to deceased uncle

Cape Breton West equipment manager Daniel MacDonald was on an emotional high when the Islanders captured Atlantic Canada’s first ever Telus Cup Sunday in Prince George BC. The Islanders rallied for a 5-4 OT win over Qyebec champs despite trailing 4-2 with 8 minutes left […]

MHL player returns after facing possible amputation

Bedford native Luc Poirier was facing the very real possibility he might never walk and in all probability every skate again after suffering a knee injury earlier this season with the Miramichi Timberwolves of the Maritime Junior Hockey League. The 20 year old former Halifax […]

2017 Telus Cup champs return to Nova Scotia

2017 Telus Cup champions, the Cape Breton West Islanders returned to Nova Scotia Tuesday (May 2) at 3 am after capturing the region’s first ever National Major Midget hockey championships. The Nova Scotia Major Midget Hockey League champions defeated Quebec champs, 5-4 in overtime Sunday […]

Joe Veleno’s 2nd season in QMJHL

Joe Veleno is entering his 2nd season in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. Hockey Canada granted the then 15 year old an”excemption status” to allow him to play in the Q. Veleno lived up to his advance billing scored 13 goals and totalling 43 […]

Frank Corrado prior to Leafs exhibiton vs Sens

Frank Corrado is ready to begin another NHL season and spoke with the media prior to the first Leafs exhibiton game of the 2016/17 season. Corrado was claimed off waivers (Canucks) a year ago and played 37 games. He talks about playing alongside Jake Gardiner […]