March 26, 2019
Seen from a distance, it might have seemed inevitable that the Calgary Inferno
would win the Clarkson Cup this season. A league-high nine of their players are
2018 Olympians, and another four have played for their national team this year.
They captured the Chairman's Trophy
March 20, 2019
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
March 14, 2019
For the first time since the current playoff format was introduced in 2015-16,
both semifinal series went to three games this year.
The fourth-seed Toronto Furies upset the league-leading Calgary Inferno in Game
1 on Friday, before the Inferno pulled away with two consecutive wins.
March 09, 2019
It seemed like a good idea at the time.
Following Montreal's last practice ahead of the CWHL semifinals, a handful of
players decided to bring their skates in to a favorite spot for a little
pre-series prep work. One volunteered to make the trip on
February 28, 2019
This year's playoff race came down to the very last game, when the Toronto
Furies won their fifth straight contest to secure the final berth in a
tie-breaker over the Shenzhen KRS Vanke Rays (the first tie-break was regulation
and overtime wins).
Throughout the week,
February 20, 2019
The Toronto Furies earned four points against the Markham Thunder this week to
keep their playoff hopes alive, while Les Canadiennes grabbed a hard-fought
sweep over the Worcester Blades.
The playoff race is down to the wire, with Toronto, Markham, and the Shenzhen