All posts by HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff

Confidence a key for Calisti


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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September 6, 2020

Robert Calisti

Robert Calisti has made gigantic strides since his rookie season of 2017-2018 with the Soo Greyhounds when he dressed for only six games in the Ontario Hockey League and did not pick up a point.

After being picked by the Greyhounds in the third round, 44th overall, of the 2017 OHL priority selections draft, Calisti would spend the majority of the 2017-2018 campaign with the Soo Thunderbirds of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League.

Regular season and playoffs included that 2017-2018 term, Calisti played in 46 games with the Thunderbirds and produced eight goals, 22 assists, 30 points from his defense position.

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We have this from the NOJHL


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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August 21, 2020

We can only hope this works out at some point this season. Having said that, the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League has confirmed its initial ‘return to play’ outline for the 2020-2021 season.

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Rhodes Centre arenas open


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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July 23, 2020

The City of Sault Ste. Marie has implemented a number of modifications for the two arenas that are housed within John Rhodes Community Centre. The Rhodes Centre is located in the Sault’s east end on the grounds of Queen Elizabeth Park.

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Rhodes to re-open next week


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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July 9, 2020

The City of Sault Ste. Marie continues to re-open facilities by employing a phased approach as it tries to ensure appropriate safety measures for the community and limiting public health risks.

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Top 12 OHL rookies are …


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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May 27, 2020

Ontario Hockey League has confirmed its first and second team all-rookie selections from the 2019-2020 season. General managers from the 20 OHL teams conducted the voting process.

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Hearst to Plattsburgh


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April 14, 2020

Forward Spencer Silver of the Hearst Lumberjacks of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League is headed to the National Collegiate Athletic Association ranks.

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Flashback: RB Sabrecats


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April 9, 2020

To be sure, from 1995-1996 through 2001-2002, there was no better team in the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League than the erstwhile Rayside Balfour Sabrecats.

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Numbers on the NOJHL


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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March 22, 2020

The 2019-2020 Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League season ended unexpectedly due to the coronavirus pandemic. But the NOJHL’s communications department, along with esteemed league historian David Harrison, have compiled a by-the-numbers look at the season.

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OHL season “on pause”


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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March 12, 2020

Hockey News North has received the following media release from the Canadian Hockey League relative to the Coronavirus.

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The very best of the NOJHL


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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March 11, 2020

We have the envelopes. The 12-member Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League has confirmed a lengthy list of award winners for the 2019-2020 regular season.

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Crunch, Voodoos playoff slate


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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March 9, 2020

Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League has confirmed dates and times for the East Division semi-final series between no. 4 seed Cochrane Crunch and no. 1 seed Powassan Voodoos.

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Skate with the Irish


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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March 8, 2020

Detroit Fighting Irish of the U.S. Premier Hockey League has advised Hockey News North that it will be holding a series of open skates, beginning this week.

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Soo Eagles, RBC playoff slate


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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March 8, 2020

Having upended the no. 5 seed Espanola Express in the first round of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League playoffs, no. 4 seed Soo Eagles will take on no. 1 seed Rayside Balfour Canadians in a West Division semi-final series.

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Soo Reps in Timmins


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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March 7, 2020

Pee wee major AA Soo Reps split a pair of opening day matches at the Northern Ontario Hockey Association’s tournament of champions that is taking place in Timmins.

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PW Major Hounds edged out


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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March 2, 2020

Soo Pee Wee Major AAA Soo Jr. Greyhounds won two games and lost three as the Northern Ontario Hockey Association representative at the Ontario Winter Games that were held on the weekend in Orillia.

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All about Detroit Fighting Irish


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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March 1, 2020

Detroit Fighting Irish of the U.S. Premier Hockey League is already in the planning and preparation process for the 2020-2021 season.

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SMHA re: Jamie Henderson


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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February 25, 2020

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Hockey News North has obtained a copy of the decision made by the Sault Major Hockey Association to suspend head coach Jamie Henderson of the Soo Jr. Greyhounds of the Great North Midget Hockey League for five games following an alleged verbal encounter with one of his players.)

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RBC and the super heroes


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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February 23, 2020

Rayside Balfour Canadians of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League are teaming up with a group called the Northern Ontario Families of Children with Cancer to help raise funds for area families in need of financial assistance as their kids battle the disease.

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McMillan Carpet sweeps up


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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February 10, 2020

Soo McMillan Carpet rolled to the novice major tier 1 division championship at this past weekend’s Soo Pee Wee Hockey League extravaganza tournament with a perfect 5-0 record.

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Game star and big smile


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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February 8, 2020

Soo Pee Wee Hockey League is playing host to its annual extravaganza tournament through the weekend at local rinks.

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Game star goalies


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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February 7, 2020

The annual Soo Pee Wee Hockey League extravaganza tournament began on Thursday and will continue throughout the weekend at local rinks.

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Silver for DK Designs


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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February 5, 2020

DK Designs, a novice major tier 1 team from the Soo Pee Wee Hockey League, returned home as silver medal winners from a recent tournament in Powassan.

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Woo, hoo, McMillan Carpet


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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February 3, 2020

McMillan Carpet, a novice major tier 1 team from the Soo Pee Wee Hockey League, has returned home as champs of this past weekend’s Bradford Blue and Gold Classic Tournament.

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