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Kendra Broad

Kendra Broad’s road to the Connecticut Whale

It has been a whirlwind offseason in women’s hockey, with the folding of the CWHL and the #ForTheGame movement by...

PWHPA Dream Gap Tour heads to Chicago

CHICAGO (September 17, 2019) – Teaming up to celebrate women in sports and promote gender equality, Deerfield based Magellan Corporation,...

Interviews with Great Britain’s women’s ball hockey team

I’ve been interested in doing something that showed players that even if you start playing hockey later in life, you...

Where ice meets paper: Inequality in women’s hockey

Women’s sports have come a long way Women’s sports have come a long way since the early 1960s, when I...

Growth of Ball Hockey in the UK

I just wanted to take some time to show some appreciation for BHUK (Ball Hockey UK) and recognize their growth...

CWHL Tribute: Lisa-Marie Breton-Lebreux | Montréal Stars/Canadiennes

Reputed as one the kindest, most generous people in hockey, Lisa-Marie Breton-Lebreux brought an unforgettable presence to the CWHL, placing...
Noora Raty IIHF Women's World Championships

Noora Raty gears up for her next challenge in women’s hockey

It was unforgettable. Three months ago, goalie Noora Raty heroically backstopped Finland to an historic silver medal at the 2019...

CWHL Tribute: Molly Engstrom | Brampton Thunder, Boston Blades

The first American superstar in the history of the CWHL, Molly Engstrom was a highly likeable player whose quiet dignity...

CWHL Tribute: Don Simmons | Brampton/Markham Thunder

While the collaborative presence of world-class skaters that graced CWHL ice served as its drawing card, integral to moulding its...

CWHL Tribute: Jessica Platt | Toronto Furies

On a Toronto Furies roster loaded with notable names, Jessica Platt emerged as a highly admired talent, gaining fans throughout...

CWHL Tribute: Laura Dostaler | Calgary Inferno

As the only player to have competed in every season of the Team Alberta/Calgary Inferno franchise, Laura Dostaler holds an...

My (extra long) hockey season in Great Britain

Yesterday (6th of July) I finished my 2018/19 hockey season on teams around Great Britain. It really ended with a...

CWHL Tribute: Kelly Murray | Calgary Inferno | 2019 Clarkson Cup champion

Belonging to one of hockey’s greatest families, the 2018-19 season allowed Kelly Murray a number of cherished milestones, burnishing the...

CWHL Tribute: Megan Myers | Boston/Worcester Blades

Having enjoyed five seasons with the Blades organization, Megan Myers evolved from ingénue to franchise cornerstone. With over 100 appearances...

CWHL Tribute: Ella Matteucci | Markham Thunder

Belonging to a formidable Markham Thunder draft class that included Victoria Bach, the eventual recipient of the CWHL Rookie of...

Kelly Cooke balances NWHL role, officiating, legal studies, and more

Participating in the inaugural season of the modern NWHL, contributing towards the Boston Pride winning the first Isobel Cup, Kelly...

2018-19 season history-making for Italy’s Alleghe Hockey Girls

For nine years in a row, the EV Bozen Eagles dominated Italy’s women’s ice hockey league, claiming the championship title...

SDHL: Sonja van der Bliek | Brynäs IF

For a club looking to rebuild, ready to reclaim its place among the elite clubs in the SDHL, Brynäs IF...
Calgary Inferno CWHL

#ForTheGame Movement’s impact on women’s hockey

Writer’s note: This article was originally written for and was chosen as the winner of the Canadian Women’s Hockey League...

CWHL Tribute: Lauren Dahm | Boston/Worcester Blades

Possessing a wondrous work ethic and stability between the pipes that instilled confidence in her teammates, Lauren Dahm quickly emerged...
PWHPA formed

Professional Women’s Hockey Players Association Formed

At the beginning of the month, women’s hockey players around the world united for change. Today, they’ve united to form...

CWHL: Brooke Webster | Markham Thunder

During the 2018-19 CWHL season, home ice advantage took on a special meaning for Brooke Webster. Garbed in the trendy...

BREAKING: Women’s hockey players unite for change

A month ago, when the CWHL announced they were folding, we wrote about the positive implications this could have for...

SDHL: Kayla Gardner – Brynäs IF

After a respectable rookie campaign with the CWHL’s Calgary Inferno, one which saw Kayla Gardner grace the ice in 28...

Toronto Furies’ Anissa Gamble spreads diabetes awareness

As the 2018-19 season represented an exciting new chapter for the Toronto Furies, highlighted by the anticipated arrival of star...

SDHL: Tawnya Guindon – Leksands IF

Having served as a captain for two seasons with the Carleton University Ravens, based out of Canada’s capital region, Tawnya...

A message from Women’s Hockey Life on Graeme Roustan

Last week, we wrote about the folding of the CWHL and our belief that women’s hockey would be okay. This...

The Québécoises of the Connecticut Whale

Jauna Baribeau and Vanessa Gagnon The Connecticut Whale of the NWHL, had two forwards this season from the Province of...

The end of the CWHL could mean more for women’s hockey

If you go on social media right now and search CWHL, you’ll see a lot of negativity. You’ll see players...
Venla Hovi Calgary Inferno vs. Toronto Furies

CWHL Rookies: Venla Hovi – Calgary Inferno

Having won a U SPORTS national championship with the University of Manitoba Bisons, Finnish superstar Venla Hovi has enjoyed the...