A steal for Saginaw


Randy Russon
By
April 10, 2017

Methinks that perhaps not even the Saginaw Spirit has an idea of how much of a steal it got when the Ontario Hockey League team pilfered fibrous forward Camaryn Baber in the third round of Saturday’s minor midget draft. …[read more]

Express return of old coach


Randy Russon
By
April 10, 2017

Tommy McCarthy will be returning to the Espanola Express of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League for the 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

New/old coach in Kap


Randy Russon
By
April 10, 2017

Glen Denney is returning to the Kapuskasing Flyers as head coach after a two-year hiatus from the Great North Midget Hockey League team. …[read more]

North Bay 5, Soo 1


Randy Russon
By
April 9, 2017

The facts are in the books. North Bay Trappers had five players selected at Saturday’s Ontario Hockey League draft compared to just one from their Great North Midget Hockey League counterparts, the Soo Greyhounds. …[read more]

Spirit shows in Porco, Baber


Randy Russon
By
April 8, 2017

Saginaw Spirit of the Ontario Hockey League showed a shine for a pair of forwards from Sault Ste. Marie today in spending high draft picks on forwards Nick Porco and Camaryn Baber. …[read more]

Beaver fever in Blind River


Randy Russon
By
April 8, 2017

For the first time in a Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League history that began in 1999, the Blind River Beavers are headed to the championship series. …[read more]

Porco drafted in 1st round


Randy Russon
By
April 8, 2017

Plum left winger Nick Porco has been picked by the Saginaw Spirit in the first round, fourth overall, of today’s Ontario Hockey League minor midget draft. …[read more]

Baber drafted in 3rd round


Randy Russon
By
April 8, 2017

Hard-driven, hard-skating, highly-skilled forward Camaryn Baber has been selected by the Saginaw Spirit in the third round, 57th overall, of today’s Ontario Hockey League minor midget draft. …[read more]

MacKay drafted in 5th round


Randy Russon
By
April 8, 2017

Right winger Cole MacKay has been picked by the hometown Soo Greyhounds in the fifth round of today’s Ontario Hockey League minor midget draft. …[read more]

North Bay d-man drafted


Randy Russon
By
April 8, 2017

Slick defender Payton Vescio of the North Bay Trappers has been selected by the North Bay Battalion in the fourth round of today’s Ontario Hockey League minor midget draft. …[read more]

Iroquois Falls to Hearst


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
April 8, 2017

Iroquois Falls Eskis are on the move to nearby Hearst effective the 2017-2018 Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League season. …[read more]

Hounds fend off Attack


Randy Russon
By
April 8, 2017

There are a few happenings that stand out from Games 1 and 2 of the Ontario Hockey League Western Conference playoff series between Soo Greyhounds and Owen Sound Attack. …[read more]

Blind River goes up 3-1


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
April 7, 2017

Blind River Beavers are one win away from advancing to the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League championship series for the first time in a franchise history that began in 1999. …[read more]

Flint moves up in draft


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
April 7, 2017

Flint Firebirds have swapped three picks with Mississauga Steelheads ahead of Saturday’s Ontario Hockey League draft. …[read more]

OHL draft underway…sort of


Randy Russon
By
April 7, 2017

Barrie Colts will make centre Ryan Suzuki the first overall pick at Saturday’s Ontario Hockey League minor midget draft. …[read more]

Eagles will try to tie it up


Randy Russon
By
April 7, 2017

Buoyed by a seven-point burst from Canadian Soo products Jake Palmerio and Nick Trecroce in Game 3, Soo Eagles will try to even their playoff series with Blind River Beavers tonight. …[read more]

Guelph Storm fires coach


Randy Russon
By
April 6, 2017

A coaching vacancy has arisen in the Ontario Hockey League as the Guelph Storm has parted ways with bench boss Jarrod Skalde. …[read more]

Ingham or Mancina?


Randy Russon
By
April 6, 2017

Mississauga Steelheads have a net decision to consider as they get set to face Oshawa Generals in the second round of the Ontario Hockey League playoffs. …[read more]

Second round OHL playoffs


Randy Russon
By
April 6, 2017

Impressive they were, these Soo Greyhounds, in skating to a Game 1 victory over the visiting Owen Sound Attack as Round 2 of the Ontario Hockey League playoffs got underway on Wednesday. …[read more]

Late-round look at Cicchello


Randy Russon
By
April 5, 2017

It is almost certain that not only will Camaryn Baber be picked within the top two (or three) rounds of this Saturday’s Ontario Hockey League draft but that the Soo Greyhounds forward will be the first player taken from the Great North Midget Hockey League. And while there is no such certainty regarding Tristano Cicchello, the Soo defenseman looms as an intriguing late-round possibility. …[read more]

Two Soo boys pace Eagles


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
April 5, 2017

Canadian Soo products Jake Palmerio and Nick Trecroce dominated the score sheet tonight as Soo Eagles blanked Blind River Beavers in Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League playoff action. …[read more]

Minor midget team for Soo?


Randy Russon
By
April 5, 2017

Sault Ste. Marie could be home to two teams in the Great North Midget Hockey League effective the 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

Thrills but no upsets in OHL


Randy Russon
By
April 5, 2017

Two of the eight first-round series went to a seventh-and-deciding game. But all told, all eight of the higher-seeded teams prevailed to advance to the second round of the Ontario Hockey League playoffs. …[read more]

Powassan a perfect seven up


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
April 5, 2017

Powassan Voodoos are within one win of sweeping their second successive Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League playoff series. …[read more]

Hounds await Attack


Randy Russon
By
April 4, 2017

Soo Greyhounds have home-ice advantage but Owen Sound Attack has been a formidable force of power over a 52-game stretch. …[read more]

Injured Eagles on the mend


Randy Russon
By
April 4, 2017

A troika of forwards led by high-scoring Roman Gaudet could bolster the Soo Eagles as they return home for Games 3 and 4 of their Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League playoff series with the Blind River Beavers. …[read more]

Stevenson to sign with Storm


Randy Russon
By
April 3, 2017

Winger Keegan Stevenson, who skated with Soo Thunderbirds of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League this season, is set to sign with Guelph Storm of the Ontario Hockey League. …[read more]

Soo trio of top OHL prospects


Randy Russon
By
April 3, 2017

Three forwards from Sault Ste. Marie are projected to be taken within the top two rounds of this Saturday’s Ontario Hockey League draft. …[read more]

Oshawa cued the comeback


Randy Russon
By
April 3, 2017

No. 6 seed Sudbury Wolves were poised for the upset of no. 3 seed Oshawa Generals. But it was Oshawa that upset Sudbury’s plans to pilfer the opening round Ontario Hockey League playoff series. …[read more]

Hall of Sault College hockey


Randy Russon
By
April 2, 2017

Pending official approval, Sault College Cougars will be a part of the American Collegiate Hockey Association with Division 3 status for the 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

Bronze medal for NB Trappers


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
April 2, 2017

In a showdown between Great North Midget Hockey League rivals, North Bay Trappers got the best of the host Sudbury Nickel Capital Wolves in a bronze-medal keeper at the Ontario Hockey Federation regional tournament. …[read more]

Wolves forward suspended


Randy Russon
By
April 2, 2017

Sudbury Wolves will be minus fibrous forward Michael Pezzetta for the remainder of their hard-boiled playoff series with the Oshawa Generals. …[read more]

Wolves backed into corner


Amanda Zurkowski
By
April 2, 2017

Their backs are up against the wall and there is no guarantee of tomorrow if they do not come out playing their very best hockey tonight. …[read more]

Frantic fortunes


Randy Russon
By
April 1, 2017

OHL Notebook:
Some are here. Some are there. Some have been removed from the Ontario Hockey League playoff picture. …[read more]