NWHL News and Notes from Saturday, January 23rd, 2021 Standings WinsLossesTiesOTLPoints1. Metropolitan Riveters100022. Minnesota Whitecaps100023. Connecticut Whale100024. Buffalo Beauts000115. Boston Pride010006. Toronto Six01000 Toronto Six v. Metropolitan Riveters - 1p ET In the inaugural game of the 2020-21 NWHL season, the Toronto Six make their official debut against the Metropolitan Riveters. In the first period … Continue reading NWHL Daily – Let the Games BEGIN!!!!
The Whale played their first game today against the Buffalo Beauts. Here were the lineups for today's game. https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1353123007364026375?s=19 In the first period, there were plenty of chances, but the goalies came up with all of the answers. At the end of the first period, both teams were tied at the end of the period. … Continue reading Whale Win In A Shootout
Some news coming out of the NWHL today, specifically for the Connecticut Whale and the Metropolitan Riveters. It turns out that there will be an NHL team giving their support to both teams while they are in The Bubble in Lake Placid. Who is the NHL team? It's none other than the New York Rangers. … Continue reading Whale And Riveters Get More Support In The Stands
Some huge news from Danbury, CT today, as the Whale are set to announce a new GM for the team for Season 6. Amy Scheer is taking over the GM duties for the Connecticut Whale. She will be succeeding Bray Ketchum, who will step into a new role as a kindergarten teacher. https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1296469856842321922?s=20 Thank you … Continue reading Whale Announce New GM
Some more news coming out of Danbury this week. The Connecticut Whale have signed their 5th round draft pick Maddie Bishop for Season 6.https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1294288045970251779?s=20Here is the profile on her, written on draft night:3 (27) - Connecticut* (Acquired from Riveters) - F Maddie Bishop, Sacred Heart UniversityMaddie Bishop is from Wethersfield, Connecticut. She played 4 years … Continue reading Draft Pick Signs For Whale
News coming from Danbury, CT today, as defender Jordan Brickner is returning to the Whale for a sixth season. It will be Brickner's sixth season with Connecticut, as she is an original NWHLer.https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1293208611561377793?s=20Last season, she played 10 games for the Whale, collecting 1 goal and adding 6 assists for 7 points on the year.https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1293214192669949953?s=20Brickner is … Continue reading Brickner Re-Signs For Sixth Season
A couple of announcements came out of Danbury yesterday.Since finding out that teams will have a set of home and away jerseys for this season upcoming. A buzz for what Connecticut will be wearing has stirred. Would they keep the green jerseys, would they bring back their Season 1 blue jerseys?Yesterday, the Whale released their … Continue reading Huge Announcements For The Whale
Today in the National Women's Hockey League they held a Twitch Extravaganza with all sorts of interviews, reveals, and free agent signing announcements! https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1285954376989913092?s=20 Free Agent Signings! Teresa Knutson signs with the Metropolitan Riveters. It will be her rookie season in the NWHL! Mackenzie MacNeil signs with the Toronto Six. It will be her … Continue reading The NWHL Twitch Extravaganza and You Need to Know!!
News coming out of Danbury, CT, as the Connecticut Whale re-signed 3 players today. Forward Grace Klienbach, forward Sarah Schwenzfeier, and defender Laurel Hill are all coming back to the Whale for another season.https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1284151408099549191?s=20https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1284148604395909120?s=20All Star Grace Klienbach will be returning to the Whale for her third year on the team. Last season she played 24 … Continue reading Whale Make Splash Signings
News coming out of Connecticut today as the Whale signed another forward, Alyssa Wohlfeiler. She previously played for the Whale during the 2015-16 season.https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1280162373626716160?s=20The veteran Wohlfeiler will be added to the young forward core that the Whale have. She comes with plenty of experience.She played her college hockey at Northeastern University for 4 years. Where … Continue reading Alyssa Wohlfeiler Returns To The Pod