2017 is shaping up to be the biggest year yet for the ongoing paradox of women's hockey. Every four years since 1998, women's hockey has headed to the Olympics -- and no women's pro hockey league before the CWHL has survived for more than two Olympic cycles. The inconsistency in
Having the best regular season record has not of late been an indication of postseason success in the CWHL. Last year, regular season champs Montreal were stunned 8-3 by the Calgary Inferno in the Clarkson Cup Final. This year, the Inferno's record-setting 20 wins didn't mean much when they hit
After a packed weekend of playoff hockey, the Clarkson Cup Final matchup is set. The best-of-three Clarkson Cup semifinals had a few surprises, but the two top teams in the CWHL, the Calgary Inferno and Les Canadiennes de Montreal, prevailed and will return to Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa for
The CWHL playoffs kick off today, with two good matchups on deck. The Inferno will host the Furies and Les Canadiennes will host Brampton. Tickets can be purchased here.
Calgary Inferno vs. Toronto Furies
The Inferno will begin their quest to defend their title against a much stronger Furies team.
The season concluded on Sunday and the first-round playoff matchups have been set. The Blades have been eliminated -- but Brampton will face Les Canadiennes, and Calgary and Toronto will square off.
The final standings are:
- Calgary Inferno
- Les Canadiennes
- Brampton Thunder
- Toronto Furies
- Boston Blades
It's a strong field
For members of the Canadian Women’s Hockey League All-Star teams, Saturday’s game was all about showcasing the league on a wider scale.
That certainly seemed to be a success, as 8,122 fans attended this year’s All-Star Game at the Air Canada Centre in downtown Toronto. That's
We're getting ever so close to the end of the season. The teams will take a break for the All-Star Weekend, which leaves just one weekend left of regular season play.
Les Canadiennes swept Toronto and Calgary swept Boston, leaving both the Inferno and Montreal locked in a tight battle
There hasn't been a shakeup in the standings, but a series split between Brampton and Les Canadiennes have pushed the Thunder up. Toronto won both its games, with the offense and defense reignited in the wins over Boston.
Calgary has a four-point lead over Les Canadiennes for first place, while
The weekend featured two interesting battles -- one between the top two teams in the league, and the other a revival of the GTA rivalry.
Calgary and Les Canadiennes split their series, again, leaving the teams stagnant in their first and second spots, respectively. But Brampton swept Toronto, and they
The second half of the season began over the weekend, featuring a winter matchup between Les Canadiennes and the Blades. On the other side, Brampton and Calgary faced off for a two-game set.
Les Canadiennes and Calgary both earned the sweep, but a couple of the games were close. With