Pause in N.S. team schedules extended through January 24

MHL hockey fans will have to wait a little longer to see a local game. The Nova Scotia government announced on Friday that the COVID-19 restrictions introduced before Christmas will be extended until 11:59 p.m. on January 24. Those rules include limiting sports practices to 25 participants without physical distancing, with games and tournaments not...

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MHL announces additional schedule changes

The Maritime Junior Hockey League (MHL) has made five more adjustments to the 2020-21 regular season schedule as a result of new COVID-19 regulations in Nova Scotia. The affected games are as follows: January 16th – Pictou County at Truro to December 18th March 27th – Pictou County at Valley to January 16th March 13th...

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More changes to MHL schedule

The Maritime Junior Hockey League (MHL) has announced several schedule changes as a result of evolving COVID-19 restrictions. The government of Nova Scotia announced a number of restrictions on Tuesday which will affect hockey across the province. The effect on the MHL is that the six teams based in Nova Scotia will be restricted to...

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HockeyTech will donate 50 cents per viewer to Nova Scotia Victims Fund

TRURO – HockeyTech, a major partner of the Maritime Junior Hockey League (MHL), has announced support of the league’s Nova Scotia Victims Fund through a live rebroadcast of the final game of the 2018-19 season on its HockeyTV service. On April 19, 2019, the Yarmouth Mariners captured their second league championship in a 7-6 come-from-behind...

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Crushers host Timberwolves after winning streak halted

The Pictou County Weeks Crushers will try to return to the win column on Thursday when they host the Miramichi Timberwolves in their next MHL game. Starting time is 7 p.m. at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. The Crushers’ ended their recent winning streak at six games on Saturday with a 6-5 overtime loss to...

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Crushers tickets to this lucky winner

If this is you, congratulations! You have just won two tickets to any Weeks Jr. A Crushers home game at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. This week’s game has been postponed to accommodate the Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling event at the Wellness Centre, but catch them next week when the Crushers take on the...

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MHL Regular Season begins today

The MHL regular season gets underway tonight. For its 51st campaign, the league will once again feature twelve teams in two divisions – Eastlink North and Eastlink South – playing a 50 game schedule. Each team will play 24 home games, 24 road games and two games at the MHL Showcase in Summerside, PEI on...

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