In an interview aired Wednesday on BNN Bloomberg, and in subsequent interviews since (including during the first intermission of the Canada-Switzerland game at the IIHF Women's World Championship), interim commissioner Jayna Hefford has invoked the CWHL's Registered Canadian Amateur Athletic Association (RCAAA) status as a reason behind the decision to
Thursday, April 4
Germany vs. Sweden (2-1 SO)
The IIHF Women's World Championships got off to an exciting start on Thursday, with Germany pulling off an upset win over Sweden despite being outshot by an overwhelming margin of 41 to 15. Veteran netminder Jennifer Harß stood tall to make 40
Yesterday morning it was announced via Twitter that the CWHL would cease operations on May 1, 2019. To say that nobody saw it coming is almost an understatement. To be clear, literally no one saw this coming. Current league players, the league's founders, and front office employees were totally in
For the third time in four seasons, the Calgary Inferno and Les Canadiennes de Montréal will face off for the Clarkson Cup. The Inferno won in 2016 while Montreal came out on top in 2017; in both of those meetings, it was the second-seed underdog side that claimed the championship.
For the third straight season, the Connecticut Whale finished at the bottom of the NWHL standings. Their two wins on the season mark a new franchise low – beating the three wins they registered in the 2017-18 season – and they managed to earn just six points in the standings.