CB West Islanders preview

Cape Breton West Islanders are coming off a National Major Midget championship, winning the 2017 Telus Cup by defeating Lac St Louis Lions in overtime in Gold medal game last spring. Four members of the team, Logan Chisholm, Jacob Hudson, Colten Ellis and Ryan MacLellan […]

Chase Ellis to join Cape Breton West

Chase Ellis is 6 foot 2 215 pound 15 year old forward who will make his debut in the Nova Scotia Major Midget Hockey League this fall. The former Newbridge Academy student is returning home to play for the defending Telus Cup champions and is […]

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 […]

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 […]

CB West President on preparing for Telus Cup

CB West Islanders President Brian MacInnis discusses the team’s approach heading out to the 2017 Telus Cup in Prince George, BC. MacInnis talks about a medal possbility and the support the team has recevied from its fans, sponsors and Hockey Canada in order to make […]

CB West captain Hudson on season and Telus Cup

CB West captain Jacob Hudson is coming off a tremendous season with the Nova Scotia Major Midget Hockey League team. The Moncton Wildcats prospect helped lead the Islanders to their first ever Atlantic championship and is confident the team can have success at the national […]

CB West Islanders depart for 2017 Telus Cup

Cape Breton West Islanders will represent Atlantic Canada at the 2017 Telus Cup in Prince George, British Columbia. The Islanders captured the Atlantic title by defeating the Moncton Flyers and have had 2 weeks off to prepare for the national major midget hockey championships. The […]

Vegas chief scout on QMJHL top prospects

Vegas Golden Knights chief scout Scott Luce is preparing for the NHL expansion team’s first ever amateur draft in Chicago, Illinois this summer. Luce has been travelling across the CHL sizing up the top draft eligible CHL prospects and visited Halifax recently to take another […]