Discover becomes Official Credit Card of the NWHL Today Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS) and the National Women’s Hockey League announced a partnership that includes Discover becoming the Official Credit Card of the NWHL. This is the largest sponsorship deal in league history to date. “The partnership between Discover and the National Women’s Hockey League … More Discover officially announced as NWHL sponsor for #NDubble
Toronto Six set to make NWHL debut against the Riveters The NWHL released the 2021 NWHL schedule for the single site season in Lake Placid. The Toronto Six and Metropolitan Riveters will play the first of three games scheduled on Saturday, January 23. From the release: January 14, 2021 – The National Women’s Hockey League … More NWHL releases 2021 Schedule
The founding GM of the Boston Pride will finish her term as President of the Boston Pride after the 2021 NWHL season Today the American Hockey League (AHL) announced Hayley Moore will take on the role of Vice President, Hockey Operations for the league. Moore has been an executive in the NWHL since the 2015-16. … More Hayley Moore named AHL VP of Operations
“The New York Rangers have arranged to have 25 “Fan Faces” featuring every member of their roster when the Whale and Riveters compete in the upcoming “bubble” NWHL season in Lake Placid.” … More New York Rangers will cheer on Whale & Riveters in upcoming NWHL season.
USA Hockey have named ten women to officiate the NWHL 2021 bubble (#NDubble) in Lake Placid. … More USA Hockey taps all-woman officiating crew for NWHL 2021 season
Learn more about the SalivaDirect test the NWHL will use and other COVID tests available. … More NWHL partners with Yale to provide COVID-19 testing during 2021 season in Lake Placid
Your favorite women’s hockey podcast is almost ready for its return! Yes, the now independent Founding 4 Podcast will return for NWHL Season 5. Now, there are still a few logistical things I need to work on, but I didn’t want fans to wait for this interview with Anya Packer. Anya joins me to discuss … More Founding 4 Podcast Returns! Well, almost.
Takeaways from the NWHL Season in Review Yesterday, the NWHL released its 2018-19 season in review, which included average team-specific attendance numbers, total dollars to-date spent on players salaries, and much more. Here are my takeaways. Attendance For the first time, the NWHL released overall attendance and team-specific average attendance numbers. The league has never … More NWHL releases attendance numbers, hints at new initiatives in 2018-19 season in review
Boston College alumna caps off her North American return with top honors Yesterday the National Women’s Hockey League (NWHL) announced Blake Bolden as the Defender of the Year as voted on by the Women’s Hockey Media Association. Around this time last season, Blake Bolden was returning from Switzerland where she competed in the Swiss Women’s … More Blake Bolden named NWHL Defender of the Year
One of the things I enjoy most about talking to former athletes is talking about their retirement. Well, enjoy might not be the right word. Some players get retirement tours where fans and even opponents shower them with gifts and adoration. Others just pack up their locker, walk uninterrupted to their car, and drive away. … More Riveters forward Miye D’Oench discusses NWHL Semifinal loss, retirement