TXHT Exclusive! – An Interview with Mark Bishop of the WWIHL

So in the past two months it has been an interesting time in the world of Women's Hockey. From the folding of the Canadian Women's Hockey League (CWHL), leaving the National Women's Hockey League (NWHL) as the only professional women's hockey league remaining in North America, to the #ForTheGame Movement that has seen close to … Continue reading TXHT Exclusive! – An Interview with Mark Bishop of the WWIHL

NWHL Announces First Two Signings for 2019-20 Season

Today the National Women's Hockey League announced their forst two player signings for the 2019-20 NWHL season.   First signing announced at 1030a was that Kaleigh Fratkin resigned with the Boston Pride. Fratkin signed a one year contract for $11,000. https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1130518845783982083?s=19   Then at 1130a today it was announced that Madison Packer resigned with the … Continue reading NWHL Announces First Two Signings for 2019-20 Season

Women’s Hockey News – 200 Women to Boycott for a Viable Long Term Hockey League

A little before noon today over 200 professional female hockey players announced that they will be boycotting this upcoming season until the get a "Long-Term Viable" Professional Women's Hockey League.   In the statement above that was released by around 200 professional female hockey players it states that it is time to create a sustainable … Continue reading Women’s Hockey News – 200 Women to Boycott for a Viable Long Term Hockey League

Three Stars and NHL Rookie of the Month (March 1-March 31) Announcements

The National Hockey League yesterday announced the Three Stars of the Week and earlier today the Three Stars of the Month as well as the NHL Rookie of the Month was announced.   First, TXHT will take a look at the announcements made for the Three Stars of the Week (week ending March 31) *Image … Continue reading Three Stars and NHL Rookie of the Month (March 1-March 31) Announcements

Women’s Hockey News – CWHL to Cease Operations on May 1st

In shocking news, it was announced yesterday that the Canadian Women's Hockey League will be ceasing operations effectively May 1st, 2019. https://twitter.com/TheCWHL/status/1112358066303967232?s=19   A key note from the press release was this: "Unfortunately, while the on-ice hockey is exceptional, the business model has proven to be economically unsustainable." This is an interesting note indeed given … Continue reading Women’s Hockey News – CWHL to Cease Operations on May 1st

March 18th, 2019 — News and Notes

Today is Monday, March 18th, 2019, and these are your news and notes.   There were seven NHL contests in action yesterday.   *Image is the property of the NHL, NHL Public Relations, and their respective owners   Yesterday's results (Home team is in CAPS): COLORADO 3, New Jersey 0 The Colorado Avalanche would defeat … Continue reading March 18th, 2019 — News and Notes