Category Archives: hockey

Newfoundland Growlers, Kelly Cup Champions!!!

I would also like to give a shoutout to the Newfoundland Growlers for becoming the first Canadian team to win the ECHL Kelly Cup.  The Growlers, a Maple Leafs affiliate, became the first professional team from the province of Newfoundland … Continue reading

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Ice will be bumpy for Jr. team

Here is another article from the Halifax Daily News archives.  This is from Tuesday, May 24, 1994.  The article discusses the challenges that laid ahead for Halifax’s new QMJHL team.  This team, of course, is the Halifax Mooseheads and they … Continue reading

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NHL Connections to Atlantic Canada

  Alright, I have done MLB, NBA, CFL & NFL connections to the region and I will continue the series by discussing Atlantic Canadian ties to the NHL.  This post will be a little different from the others and the … Continue reading

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Nobody Takes the Fort!

There have been two sports teams called the Halifax Citadels.  During the 1956 Halifax & District Baseball League season, there was a team called the Citadels.  This was the only season the baseball Citadels existed.  They replaced the old Cardinals … Continue reading

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Blue Jays Night; January 12, 2012

    On the night of Thursday, January 12 the Mooseheads hosted some Blue Jays as part of the 2012 Winter Tour.  The three players (plus Alomar) who came signed autographs before the game and took part in the ceremonial faceoff … Continue reading

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