Hutchison Joins The Pod

A nugget of NWHL news today, as veteran forward Cailey Hutchison has joined the Connecticut Whale for Season 7. https://twitter.com/TXHT_Hockey/status/1419660369530925056?s=20 https://twitter.com/CTWhale_NWHL/status/1419701245061775360?s=20 This will be Hutchison's second team, and her third year in the league. During her rookie campaign with the Metropolitan Riveters, she played 24 games, scoring 3 goals and adding 8 assists for 11 … Continue reading Hutchison Joins The Pod

Whale Sign Draft Pick

A nugget of news coming out of Danbury today, as the Whale have signed a second of four 2021 draft picks for Season 7. https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1417496469062422541?s=20 Here is what I wrote about her on draft night: 2(8)- Connecticut Whale - F Emma Polaski, Syracuse University https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1410015379469090817?s=20 The forward who hails from Morristown, NJ played 4 years … Continue reading Whale Sign Draft Pick

Top Draft Pick Signs With Connecticut

Huge nugget of NWHL news coming out of Connecticut today, as the Whale have signed their number 1 overall selection. https://twitter.com/CTWhale_NWHL/status/1415678040261152768?s=20 Here is what I wrote about the player on draft night: 1- Connecticut Whale - F Taylor Girard, Quinnipiac University https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1410011206686064643?s=20 The forward who hails from Macomb, MI, was the first overall selection. First … Continue reading Top Draft Pick Signs With Connecticut

Stalwart Defender Announces Retirement After Six Years

A long, and storied career in the NWHL comes to a close today as Elena Orlando announced her retirement from professional hockey. https://twitter.com/e_orlando14/status/1414952599330213892?s=20 An original member of the NWHL, she played for the New York Riveters in the very first season in the league. She would spend years 2-6 with the Connecticut Whale, becoming one … Continue reading Stalwart Defender Announces Retirement After Six Years

Goalie Signs In Connecticut

News coming out of Danbury today, as the Whale have signed their second goalie for Season 7. https://twitter.com/CTWhale_NWHL/status/1414586817920356358?s=20 Mariah brings plenty of playing experience in her career. She played for the CWHL's Worcester Blades for 16 games, a season before joining the NWHL. In the NWHL, she played for the Buffalo Beauts in 2019-2020, having … Continue reading Goalie Signs In Connecticut

Defender Re-Signs With Connecticut

News coming out of Danbury today, as the Connecticut Whale have re-signed a defender for her second season with the organization. https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1413203350632517636?s=20 The defender was influential on the blue line. In the three games she played, she scored a goal and added two assists for three points on the year; she also finished off the … Continue reading Defender Re-Signs With Connecticut

NWHL News Today

There were a lot of nuggets of news today in the NWHL. Let me not waste time and get to them all. Minnesota/Buffalo: This news gets clumped together because it involves both teams. The NWHL announced today that the Minnesota Whitecaps and the Buffalo Beauts have been sold to individual ownership. https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1409510004898549769?s=20 The Official Jersey … Continue reading NWHL News Today

Whale Name New GM For Season 7

Two nuggets of news coming out of Danbury today, as the Whale have officially named their GM for the team's upcoming Season 7 campaign. https://twitter.com/CTWhale_NWHL/status/1407338022979477518?s=20 Alexis Moed will be helming the front office this season upcoming. She takes over for Amy Scheer, who left the team to become the Vice President of Business Operations for … Continue reading Whale Name New GM For Season 7