Brookfield Bantam A Elks Win Northern Conference Championship

The Bantam A Brookfield Elks captured the Northern Conference Championship Saturday. The Elks won an exciting 2-1 contest on home ice against Glace Bay in front of an estimated 150 cheering fans from both sides. Glace Bay brought a clean but physical style with them and didn't let up the entire game, but in the … Continue reading Brookfield Bantam A Elks Win Northern Conference Championship

Cumberland Blues Host Benefit For Matt Christie

"The hardest part is laying around and waiting, not being able to do the things that I’m used to doing on a daily basis. I love being active, always like to be on the go, so it’s really frustrating that way. It’s tough to find things to do to keep my mind off of everything." … Continue reading Cumberland Blues Host Benefit For Matt Christie

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Brett Crossley Named Mooseheads Scholastic Player Of The Month

There's the glorious Gordie Howe hat trick(a goal, an assist, and a fight) and the somewhat less prestigious Scott Hartnell hat trick (a goal, a penalty, and falling down for no reason). Now there's the Brett Crossley hat trick, who is now a three time recipient of the Mooseheads Scholastic Player Of The Month award. … Continue reading Brett Crossley Named Mooseheads Scholastic Player Of The Month

Tucker Eye’s Provincial Hockey Championship For CEC

The CEC Cougars have their home opener this coming Tuesday October 18th at Colchester Legion Stadium when they host the Northumberland Nighthawks. CEC is 1-0 to start the year after defeating the Amherst Vikings 4-1 on Friday. I had the chance to speak with one of the goal scorers of that contest, Chad Tucker. Tucker … Continue reading Tucker Eye’s Provincial Hockey Championship For CEC

Hockey NS Levies Season Long Suspension

Jordan Breen of the Glace Bay Jr. Miners has been suspended for the remainder of the 2016-2017 NSJHL season, including the playoffs. The Hockey Nova Scotia Junior Council announced the decision just one day after Pictou Scotian player Luke Spicer was released from hospital where he underwent treatment for bleeding in the brain, as well … Continue reading Hockey NS Levies Season Long Suspension

Injured Pictou Scotian Player Released From Hospital

https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=563504867185183&id=249156721953334&substory_index=0 Photo: Pictou County Scotians Junior B Facebook Page A seriously injured Nova Scotia hockey player was released from hospital yesterday. Luke Spicer of the Pictou County Scotians Junior Hockey Club was injured Sunday and taken to hospital after a blindside hit to the head. A player from the Glace Bay Miners has been suspended … Continue reading Injured Pictou Scotian Player Released From Hospital

Elks Renew Rivalry With Blazers In NSJHL Tilt

The game of the week goes Thursday night at Don Henderson Memorial Sportsplex when the Brookfield Elks host the Sackville Blazers. Goaltending should be the biggest feature. Riley Piercey of the Blazers is tied for the league lead in save percentage at 0.93%. He also sits 4th in goals against with a 2.79 average. That's … Continue reading Elks Renew Rivalry With Blazers In NSJHL Tilt

Parity Continues To Be The NSJHL Story

This past NSJHL weekend saw some great results proving once again that any team can win on any given night. Of the 10 games played since last Monday, only two of them were decided by more than 2 goals, and both of those were only 3 goal games. Cole Harbour alone was involved in 2 … Continue reading Parity Continues To Be The NSJHL Story

NSJHL Suspends Player For Hit To Head

The Nova Scotia Junior Hockey League has suspended a member of the Glace Bay Jr. Miners stemming from an incident Sunday evening in Trenton. The suspension falls under  regulation 1.2, which deals with a direct blow to the head. This negates the erroneous speculative reports that a fight caused the injuries to a Pictou County … Continue reading NSJHL Suspends Player For Hit To Head

Local Police Investigate Incident That Occured During NSJHL Game

A Pictou County Scotians player is in a Halifax hospital after a Nova Scotia Junior Hockey League game against the Glace Bay Jr. Miners on Thanksgiving Sunday. According to the New Glasow News, he was originally taken to Aberdeen Hospital and then transported to Halifax with severe head injuries and some body injuries. Read the … Continue reading Local Police Investigate Incident That Occured During NSJHL Game