With the Calgary Flames out of town for an east coast road trip, the Scotiabank Saddledome was taken over by the a massive group of the country’s next potential stars.
Hockey is a sport that requires more than a dozen pieces of equipment, making it more expensive than most sports today. Coupled with the demand for ice, especially in Canada, along with the registration costs, affording to play hockey for families is hard enough.
The 2016 WHL Bantam Draft is shaping up to be a big year for young Albertans, especially early in the first round. Four of the top 10 projected WHL Bantam Draft selections are from Alberta, including the top player at each position according to various scouting reports.
The New Year got off to a terrific start for the Calgary Flames AAA and the Northern Capitals at the Mac’s Midget AAA Tournament in Calgary.
In a back and forth final game, the Lethbridge Hurricanes were able capture the 32nd Annual Ed Kurucz Memorial Tournament in Edmonton, AB.
From a study focusing on the rising costs of minor hockey, another year of drafts, the training of elite female players to the crowning of three new HockeyNow Minor Hockey Players of the Year, a lot happened in the world of minor hockey in 2015.
CALGARY, Alberta — At the conclusion of the round robin at the Mac’s AAA Midget Tournament, two teams remain undefeated in both the men’s and women’s divisions.
Christmas break has ended early for a few Albertan hockey teams as they’ll kickoff the second half of the season on December 27.
CALGARY, Alberta – Young hockey players will have just unwrapped their last gifts before they descend upon Calgary for one of puck’s ultimate Midget tournaments.
Initiation Programs aimed at teaching youngsters the basics of the game of hockey have been in place across the country for a while. But something new and different is happening in Alberta.
Two Albertans have been named to Canada’s U18 Women’s World Championship team for the January 2016 tournament. Codie Cross and Malia Schneider will travel to St. Catharines, Ont. to compete in the international tourney from Jan. 8-15.
Pressure – the one word that best describes the season many minor hockey players will go through when they’re entering their junior hockey draft year.
Top Bantam prospects in Alberta have been scorching hot, especially throughout November.
1) Change of scenery exactly what doctor ordered for WHL scoring leader
2) Former Peterborough Pete and cancer survivor riding to conquer cancer
3) The modern age of hockey scouting
4) Deflections: How not to communicate with referees
5) The Top 10 Qualities of a Fantastic Hockey Mom