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NWHL Announces 2021 Award Winners

It was a wonderful season for the National Women’s Hockey League, and things got capped off by the League announcing the Award Winners for excellence on the ice and in the community recently. The 2020-21 winners are: Mikyla Grant-Mentis of the Toronto Six is now one of the most decorated players in a single NWHL […]

Anya Packer Named Metropolitan Riveters General Manager

The Metropolitan Riveters of the National Women’s Hockey League today announced that Anya Packer has been named the club’s new General Manager. Packer, who most recently served as Executive Director of the NWHL Players Association, succeeds Kate Annis, who will take over as Director of Operations for W Hockey Partners. “We are making these important […]

NWHL Isobel Cup Semi-Finals Preview

The National Women’s Hockey League is set to see who the best team in the league will be as the Boston Pride will take on the Toronto Six in an Isobel Cup Semi-Final game on Friday, March 26.  In the second of the two Semi-Final matches the #2 Seeded Minnesota Whitecaps (3-1) takes on the […]

NWSL to play Isobel Cup Game in March

The completion of the National Women’s Hockey League (NWHL) Isobel Cup Playoffs, presented by Discover, will take place March 26-27 at Warrior Ice Arena in Brighton, Massachusetts with four teams competing for the championship live on NBCSN. These telecasts will mark the first women’s professional hockey league championship games to air on a major national […]

Stars From the WNBA’s NY Liberty and CT Sun to Support the NWHL in Bubble Season

In an extraordinary illustration of professional athletes showing their support for women in other sports, several members of the WNBA’s New York Liberty and Connecticut Sun will be represented by “Fan Faces” in the arena during the NWHL’s season that begins later this month in Lake Placid. The Liberty will participate in the Fan Faces […]

NWHL 2021 Season to Feature an All-Female USA Officiating Staff

With the help and guidance from USA Hockey, the NWHL’s upcoming season will have an all-female officiating staff. The league’s regular-season contests, as well as the 2021 Isobel Cup Playoffs, will be staged at the iconic Herb Brooks Arena in Lake Placid, N.Y., from Jan. 23–Feb. 5, 2021. The 10 officials selected to the NWHL […]

National Women’s Hockey League to Air Isobel Cup Semifinals and Final will air live exclusively on NBCSN

NBC Sports and the National Women’s Hockey League (NWHL) have announced that the 2021 Isobel Cup Semifinals and Final will air live exclusively on NBCSN on February 4-5 from historic Herb Brooks Arena in Lake Placid, N.Y. The agreement between NBC Sports and the NWHL is a historic chapter for women’s professional hockey in the […]