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
One year ago today, the Metropolitan Riveters won the 2018 Isobel Cup Championship. It’s been over a week since the Riveters fell 5-1 to the eventual 2019 Isobel Cup champions in the semifinals. What a difference a year makes. The 2018-19 season was quite the roller coaster for the Metropolitan Riveters. After inspiring a loyal … More 2018-19 Season in Review: Riveters struggles were apparent, will they impact next season?
Defending NWHL champions give 800+ home fans something to cheer about NEWARK, N.J — It was standing room only last night as the 3-12-0 Metropolitan Riveters looked to match their 2015-2016 wins tally in the final regular season game of the 2018-19 season. One more win at the Riveters would tie their franchise-low of four … More Riveters snap Beauts winning streak in front of sold out home crowd
NWHL: The struggling Riveters fall 8-1 to the first place Pride. “The wheels fell off. We took a bad penalty of too many men on the ice and that was our death knell.” ~ Randy Velisheck … More Riveters routed at home, head coach Randy Velischek Postgame Interview (Audio & Transcript)
Who will replace Madison Packer on the Riveters top line? … More Madison Packer, Randy Velisheck respond to one game suspension
“They have a very high potential. I saw that championship team that won the Isobel Cup last year.” Mariya Sorokina (@Marushka69) on the 2018-19 Riveters. #NWHL … More NWHL: Q & A with Mariya Sorokina after her first Riveters start
“I think that … our team won the game today.” Madison Packer, Metropolitan Riveters … More NWHL: New Year, New Riveters?
#NWHL Russian goalie Mariya Sorokina gets another shot at a North American pro career with the Riveters. … More NWHL: Mariya Sorokina acquired by Riveters ahead of weekend game against Whale
Two-time Isobel Cup Champion and LGBTQ rights advocate @HBrowne24 retires from the #NWHL. … More Two-time Isobel Cup champion Harrison Browne announces his retirement
In my first season on the NWHL Broadcast team, I got to work with Sherry Ross, a pioneer in hockey. Sherry served as the radio voice of the New Jersey Devils. She became the first woman to serve as an analyst during the 1994 Stanley Cup Finals. Again she cracked the glass ceiling when she … More ICYMI: My Interview with Sherry Ross for The IX Newsletter