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World Juniors: Estonia
Kerry Jackson • 10 hrs. ago
Estonia had the home ice advantage in the 2019 International Ice Hockey Federation's U20 World Junior Championship and didn't squander it, winning the gold and receiving a promotion from Division II, Group A to Division I, Group ...
DAILY DISH: Hockey Players Know Who Not To Hit
Stephen Heisler • 1 day, 23 hrs. ago
Outside of boxing and martial arts, ice hockey is arguably the most violent amongst major sports. So why do so many more National Football League and National Basketball Association athletes face ...
Cedar Rapids' Carlson 4th Nominee for Haugan Memorial Coach of the Year
Stephen Heisler • 6 days ago
Cedar Rapids RoughRiders' (United States Hockey League) Head Coach Mark Carlson has been selected as the fourth monthly nominee for the Darcy Haugan Memorial North American Coach of the Year award. The annual award is presented to ...
World Juniors: Netherlands
Kerry Jackson • 1 week, 0 days ago
The Netherlands national team, which was relegated to Group B of Division II after a last-place finish in the 2018 International Ice Hockey Federation's U20 World Junior Championship, has started this year's tournament in a deep hole, ...
Daily Dish: Bchl Report
Stephen Heisler • 1 week, 2 days ago
We are getting down to the nitty gritty nail-biting time of the season when teams, players, and coaches are feeling the pressure of the post-season looming. Yes, Chilliwack remains at the top of the heap, but there are five other teams ...
Wild Open Homestand With 3-0 Shutout Win
Arch Ecker • 1 week, 5 days ago
The Wenatchee Wild kicked off a season-high eight game homestand on Friday night with a resounding 3-0 win over the Alberni Valley Bulldogs at Town Toyota Center.
Daily Dish: Drug Free? Prove It
Stephen Heisler • 1 week, 6 days ago
The National Hockey League does it. College hockey does it. The International Olympic Committee is famous for it. So why is mandatory drug testing all but the forbidden subject for junior programs across the continent? The ...
Daily Dish: Remove Import Restrictions?
Stephen Heisler • 1 week, 7 days ago
With an excess of 300 junior hockey teams across the continent, is there any reason to keep import restrictions in the rule books? That's the question many struggling junior operators are asking themselves this season. ...
Magicians Spring and Summer Development Programs
JuniorHockey.com Staff • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Minnesota Magicians Spring and Summer Development Program - Register NOW!We are excited to announce our 2019 Spring and Summer Development Program that offers athletes the chance to train in a team environment ...
Daily Dish: Bchl Report
Stephen Heisler • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
The holiday season is behind us as we move into the new year. The first British Columbia Hockey League rankings of 2019 is topped by the defending Royal Bank Cup Champion Chilliwack Chiefs. We'll talk about that and more in ...
World Juniors: Switzerland
Kerry Jackson • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
If there was a surprise performance at the 2019 IIHF WJC, it had to be that by team Switzerland. The Swiss made it the medal round, the deepest they have played in the tournament since 2009, when they won the Division I, Group A gold to ...
Daily Dish: Monday Mash
Stephen Heisler • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
It's the first Mash of 2019 and we know the expectations are going to be high. Cool your jets hockey fans; I'm still trying to get a grip on the whole new year thingee. Call it old-age or whatever you want, but I find my fingers typing ...
Comeback Attempt Falls Just Short In 3-2 Loss
Arch Ecker • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Going into the third period with a 3-0 deficit, the Wenatchee Wild mounted a surge that closed the gap to a single goal but were unable to find the equalizer, as the Powell River Kings held on for the 3-2 win at Hap Parker Arena in Powell River, BC on Friday night.
Daily Dish: Ncaa Or Major Junior?
Stephen Heisler • 2 weeks, 7 days ago
David Branch and his gang from the Canadian Hockey League need to get a really good look at the rules regarding NCAA compliance and eligibility. While the NCAA has singled out the CHL, they have elected to turn the ...
Daily Dish: Have Empty Seats? This Is A Way To Fill Them
Stephen Heisler • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Every junior hockey team in North America would like to create a larger demand for their product. Below is a concept that not only stuffs the empty seats, but also gives the players a huge sense of responsibility. ...
Daily Dish: Monday Mash
Stephen Heisler • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
I know, it's New Year's Eve and all you really want to do is get that party on for tonight. Relax a bit and enjoy the last Mash of 2018. NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUEThe Aberdeen Wings' nine-game win streak has opened a five-point ...
World Juniors: Germany
Kerry Jackson • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Deep interest in the top division of the International Ice Hockey Federation's World Junior Championship currently being played in British Columbia goes beyond the fans from participating nations. German fans and junior hockey officials ...
World Juniors: United States
Kerry Jackson • 1 mo., 1 day ago
Canada is the favorite to win the U20 2019 World Junior Hockey Championship, but with Jack Hughes in the lineup, Team USA is a team that should not be overlooked. Hughes is considered by some the sport's next star attraction. He is, ...
Daily Dish: Tier to Tier Two-Step
Stephen Heisler • 1 mo., 4 days ago
Today we are going to talk about clubs that are essentially holding players back from higher level opportunities. I think it's ironic to hear team owners complain about the red-tape and hassle of ...
World Juniors: Slovenia
Kerry Jackson • 1 mo., 4 days ago
Two years ago, Team Slovenia won gold in the International Ice Hockey Federation's Division I, Group B U18 World Championship. Just a few days ago, that same group went on to win another gold, this time at the U20 level in Group B of ...
Daily Dish: Just Say No to 4th Liners
Stephen Heisler • 1 mo., 5 days ago
The goals of junior hockey are to promote, develop, and administer the domestic USA Hockey program for junior-aged players, teams and leagues. The above is the stated purpose of junior hockey in the ...
Best Of The Daily Dish: Dangers Of Depression
Stephen Heisler • 1 mo., 6 days ago
Today's Daily Dish is going to go a little bit deeper than what is usually seen from the minimal level of intelligence that I'm working with. Unfortunately, this is an issue that affects ...
Daily Dish: Monday Mash
Stephen Heisler • 1 mo., 8 days ago
What does Aberdeen, Austin, and Amarillo have in common? Aside from all being 'A” towns, they are also the three hottest teams in the North American Hockey League with a combined 26-0-2-1 record in the last 29 games. It was ...
Preliminary Round Set for 2019 IIHF World Junior Hockey Championships
Clifford Hofferd • 1 mo., 8 days ago
The dates for the first games of the 2019 IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship has been set. December 26th will see four games played with the Czech Republic playing Switzerland and Canada playing Denmark at Rogers Arena. Meanwhile ...
NHL Network Will Televise All U.S. Games in 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship
USA Hockey Communications • 1 mo., 11 days ago
NHL Network Will Televise All 28 U.S. Games in 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship, Beginning Dec. 26 NHL Network, exclusive television home of the 2019 International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship set to take place ...
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