Today in the NWHL there were a pair of announcements including a free agent signing.
Today the Boston Pride announced that they have signed All Star forward Emily Fluke for the 2019-20 season.
For more on Fluke’s signing with the Pride please read Shaggy’s report on the signing.
The Minnesota Whitecaps have announced that they will be doing their Banner Raising on Saturday, October 12th before they take on the Metropolitan Riveters.
The Whitecaps banner raising and game will precede the Minnesota Wild’s home opener against the Pittsburgh Penguins later that night. The Wild are supporters of the Whitecaps and provide far ranging support including having the Whitecaps play all of their games and hold all of their practices at TRIA Rink, and with their extensive resources the Wild support the Whitecaps with marketing, promotions, communications, social and digital media, community relations, and so much more.
All players will partake in the 50 percent cut of revenue from league sponsorship and media deals. Plus they will also receive 15 percent of revenue from apparel sold with their name on it.
*Graphics courtesy of the NWHL.