Womens hockey

Kunins come together to celebrate Walter Cup championship

By: Chris Lomon

Busy schedules aligned for Sophia and Luke Kunin as the San Jose Sharks forward made the trip to Boston to support his wife on her Walter Cup victory with PWHL Minnesota.

June 4, 2024

Opponents on the ice, athlete-mothers Coyne Schofield and Spooner share common bond

By: Chris Lomon

Kendall Coyne Schofield and Natalie Spooner may be PWHL opponents, but both players share a bond through the dual identity of an athlete-mother.

May 11, 2024

‘They are going hard.’ Pezzetta praises first live PWHL experience

By: Chris Lomon

In attendance for a record-breaking Professional Women’s Hockey League game with his Montreal Canadiens teammates, Michael Pezzetta was blown away by his first live PWHL experience.

May 2, 2024

Grinding through adversity, hockey is always top of mind for Jehan Jiwa

By: Chris Lomon

Jehan Jiwa, Grindstone Award Foundation vice president, continues to use hockey as a tool to help herself and others overcome life’s challenges.

March 27, 2024

NHL and NHLPA celebrate girls and women in hockey for International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month

By: NHL/NHLPA Media Release

Celebrations will include a new grant, ongoing investments, and mentorship programs across U.S. and Canada.

March 7, 2024

Marchment cousins celebrate on-ice successes

By: Chris Lomon

Mason Marchment of the Dallas Stars and Kennedy Marchment of PWHL Montreal praise each other’s game after unofficial family get-together in Montreal.

February 20, 2024

Sarah Nurse reflects on long, triumphed road to inaugural PWHL season

By: Chris Lomon

The PWHL Toronto forward has been an integral part of helping build a sustainable professional women’s league.

December 26, 2023

NHL stars excited for PWHL puck drop: 'An amazing thing for hockey'

By: Canadian Press

The PWHL now established with teams in six hockey-crazed markets, the game appears to finally be in lockstep.

October 5, 2023

Jesse Compher gets her day through inaugural PWHL Draft

By: Chris Lomon

Jesse Compher was selected 26th overall by Toronto at the inaugural PWHL Draft, and her brother J.T. could not be prouder.

September 20, 2023

Natalie Spooner remains on top amid women’s world championship

By: Chris Lomon

Seeing the women’s game continue to grow in popularity is a source of pride for Spooner and her contemporaries.

April 13, 2023

Increasing the visibility of women’s hockey has Laura Stacey putting rivalries aside

The 28-year-old forward is a respected veteran on the international scene and the within the PWHPA.

March 9, 2023

Stars are set to shine at Canadian Tire PWHPA All-Star Weekend

By: Chris Lomon

The Canadian Tire PWHPA All-Star Weekend will take place December 9-11 in the Ottawa region.

December 8, 2022

Prioritizing women’s sports is beneficial for all

By: Maria Dennis

As the NHLPA and NHL celebrate Gender Equality Month, the FHA Committee knows not to limit recognition of girls and women to only one month.

March 31, 2022

After capturing her third Olympic gold, Marie-Philip Poulin remains determined to grow the women's game

By: Chris Lomon

As one of the best players in the world, and an ambassador for Kraft Hockeyville, Marie-Philip Poulin is driven to build on the game's momentum.

March 15, 2022

After setting an Olympic scoring record and capturing gold, Sarah Nurse reflects on the journey to Beijing

By: Chris Lomon

The recent gold medal victory has further fuelled Nurse to inspire a new generation of players to chase their hockey dreams.

March 8, 2022

Olympic gold medallist Erin Ambrose hopes to inspire the next generation of young players

By: Chris Lomon

After watching from the sidelines in 2018, Erin Ambrose put on a stand-out performance at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games with Team Canada.

March 3, 2022

Hilary Knight embraces role as Olympics veteran, women’s hockey advocate

By: Chris Lomon

Knight has been at the forefront of pushing for change in women’s hockey and sees plenty of reasons for optimism for the future of the game.

January 4, 2022

Kendall Coyne Schofield follows her dreams with new memoir

By: Chris Lomon

Kendall Coyne Schofield has added published author to her growing list of accomplishments with her new book, "As Fast As Her."

November 29, 2021