Shannon Szabados heads to historic franchise

Shannon Szabados continues to break down the gender barriers in her career. Signing a try-out deal for the Peoria Rivermen, Szabados will attempt to become the first female player to suit up for one of the oldest franchises in minor hockey. The Edmonton native will certainly look forward to playing for Peoria, as the Rivermen … More Shannon Szabados heads to historic franchise

Rocket de Laval – A homage to a Canadiens legend

The Montreal Canadiens have officially announced that its new AHL affiliate will be called Club de hockey Rocket de Laval. Over 54,000 votes were cast after two initial ballots were cast to get down to a final three nominations. winner among the top three names submitted. Patriotes took 24% of votes, Rapides was next with … More Rocket de Laval – A homage to a Canadiens legend

Bakersfield to host ’Condorstown Outdoor Classic’

The American Hockey League’s continued pursuit to ensure hockey continues to boom out west, has resulted in a second consecutive Outdoor Classic featuring two teams from the newly formed Pacific Division. The Bakersfield Condors will entertain the Ontario Reign at the Memorial Stadium, home to the Bakersfield College Renegades football team. Opened in 1955 and … More Bakersfield to host ’Condorstown Outdoor Classic’

Cardiff Devils v Medveščak Zagreb Weekend Review

Born through vision and opportunism, this was a venture by Cardiff that would have been unthinkable to many fans just a few years ago. A week long visit by Kontinental Hockey League team Medveščak Zagreb proved to be a huge success in every way possible. Hailing from Croatia, the Medveščak organisation could not have been … More Cardiff Devils v Medveščak Zagreb Weekend Review

Medveščak Zagreb ‘5 to watch’

The following article was written for the Cardiff Devils match programme, for the weekend they faced KHL team Medveščak Zagreb. It was the first time I’ve had my work published in print and hopefully not the last. Medveščak Zagreb have rung the changes this summer, with many of last season’s roster, including leading scorer Radek Smolenak, … More Medveščak Zagreb ‘5 to watch’