NHL, Toronto Maple Leafs and Calgary Flames help settle debt of defunct CWHL

The NHL, Toronto Maple Leafs and Calgary Flames are among contributors helping the defunct Canadian Women’s Hockey League settle its debts. The Ontario Women’s Hockey Association, Hockey Canada and other private donations also helped the CWHL clear its books. Story…

Calgary Inferno sell off trophies, jerseys after hockey league folds

Barely a month after their championship win, the Calgary Inferno is hosting a fire sale of sorts, selling off trophies and jerseys. In March, a week after the Inferno hoisted the Clarkson Cup, the Canadian Women’s Hockey League (CWHL) announced…

Inferno’s championship season celebrated at Calgary City Hall while hockey league folds

As their league sells off trophies and jerseys, the Calgary Inferno’s championship season was recognized Monday with the city’s mayor proclaiming it “Calgary Inferno Day.” A week after the Inferno hoisted the Clarkson Cup in Toronto on March 24, the…

Canadian Women’s Hockey League folding due to financial woes

The Canadian Women’s Hockey League (CWHL) will be no more as of May 1, 2019, its board of directors announced on Sunday. “Unfortunately, while the on-ice hockey is exceptional, the business model has proven to be economically unsustainable,” the league…

Calgary Inferno set to battle for Canadian Women’s Hockey League championship

Facing elimination early in their quest for a Canadian Women’s Hockey League (CWHL) championship will help the Calgary Inferno in their upcoming Clarkson Cup Final, according to one of the team’s players. “It was kind of a reality check for…

London Lightning heat up at home with third win in a row

The London Lightning picked up their third consecutive win with a 132-109 pounding of the visiting Windsor Express on Sunday afternoon at Budweiser Gardens. The win closed out four games in five days for the Lightning. The last three came…