2018-19 Season News

Schedule resumes after Eastern Canada Cup
A number of teams have had an extended break due to the Eastern Canada Cup All-Star Challenge in Trenton, Ontario as well as last weekend's [...]
Eastlink North falls in shootout as MHL teams wrap up Eastern Canada Cup schedule
The Eastlink North entered their final round robin game with an important matchup. A regulation win against the QJAAAHL Burrows team would, [...]
Eastlink South finish Eastern Canada Cup on winning note
Trenton, ON (November 20, 2018) – The MHL Eastlink South team completed round robin action at the Duncan McDonald Memorial Gardens in Tren [...]
Miramichi/Campbellton game rescheduled
The game on November 16th between Miramichi and Campbellton, which had been postponed, has been rescheduled for 7:30 p.m. on January 4th in [...]
CCHL Robinson beat Eastlink North 3-0
Trenton, ON (November 20, 2018) – The Maritime Hockey League (MHL) Eastlink North dropped their first game of the Eastern Canada Cup All-S [...]
Eastlink South drop 3-1 decision to OJHL Nieuwendyk
Trenton, ON (November 19, 2018) – The MHL South finished up the first day of action at the Eastern Canada Cup All-Star Challenge at the Du [...]
Eastern Canada Cup All-Star Challenge Team Photos
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Eastlink North win opener, Eastlink South post shootout loss
Trenton, ON (November 19, 2018) – The Eastern Canada Cup All-Star Challenge began Monday at the Duncan McDonald Memorial Gardens in Trento [...]
Summerside, Yarmouth remain in CJHL Top 10, Amherst an Honourable Mention
CALGARY, Alta. – With half of the Canadian Junior Hockey League currently seeing 12 select squads competing in the Eastern Canada Cup All [...]
Muirhead named Honourable Mention in CJHL 3 Stars for October
CALGARY, Alta. – The Canadian Junior Hockey League announced Sunday that goaltender Jett Alexander (North York Rangers, OJHL) along with [...]
MHL Eastlink North, South teams arrive at Eastern Canada Cup All-Star Challenge
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Truro, N.S. (November 18, 2018) – The Maritime Hockey League (MHL) Eastlink North and South teams have arrived in [...]
Former Hockey N.S., Hockey P.E.I. presidents re-elected to Hockey Canada roles
Former CJHL Chairman Lamb appointed to Hockey Canada role CALGARY, Alta. – Hockey Canada has announced that former Canadian Junior Hoc [...]
Eastern Canada Cup roster update
The two MHL teams are on their way to the Eastern Canada Cup All-Star Challenge in Ontario, which begins on Monday. One late roster change [...]
NHL, World Jr. A Challenge scouts eyeing Eastern Canada Cup Talent
November 16, 2018, Mississauga, ON — More than bragging rights will be on the line at the 2018 Eastern Canada Cup All-Star Challenge in Q [...]
Several Friday games postponed
**Updated at 10:57 a.m.** The game between the Summerside Western Capitals and St. Stephen Aces on November 16th at the Garcelon Civic Cen [...]
Three games Friday in Week 11 of the regular season
With the Eastern Canada Cup All-Star Challenge set to begin on Monday in Trenton, Ontario, there are only a handful of games to look at in W [...]
Amherst/Valley Game postponed
The game between the Amherst Ramblers and the Valley Wildcats on November 16th at the Kings Mutual Century Centre has been cancelled. Notice [...]
Truro/South Shore game in December rescheduled
The game between the Truro Bearcats and the South Shore Lumberjacks on December 21st at the Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre has been resc [...]
Grand Falls road trip postponed due to Eastern Canada Cup
A road trip this week for the Grand Falls Rapids has been postponed due to the upcoming Eastern Canada Cup All-Star Challenge: Grand [...]
Former MHLer Batherson called up to NHL
The Ottawa Senators have announced that former Valley Wildcats forward Drake Batherson has been called up to the NHL. The 20-year-old, draft [...]
Ceremonies held in honour of Remembrance Day across MHL
Teams across the Maritime Hockey League held ceremonies and special tributes in honour of Remembrance Day over the past week. The photos bel [...]
Summerside remains 7th in CJHL rankings, Yarmouth up to 9th
CALGARY, Alta. – As we near mid-November the Brooks Bandits (AJHL) continue to impress as they continue to hold down the No. 1 slot in th [...]
Hockey Nova Scotia, RCMP partner to launch anti-bullying Pink Tape Campaign
DARTMOUTH — Hockey players from across the province are invited to take a stand against bullying and tape their sticks pink this month. H [...]
Tigers help form Human Link for local food drive
The Campbellton Tigers joined students and staff at Lord Beaverbrook School (LBS) for the 7th annual food drive for the Restigouche County V [...]
All rosters announced for Eastern Canada Cup All-Star Challenge
TRENTON, Ont. — The five competing leagues in the Ontario Junior Hockey League (OJHL), the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League, Central [...]
Week 10 in the MHL begins Tuesday
It's an early start to the schedule this week, with a rare Tuesday game as the Pictou County Weeks Crushers (2-10-3-2) are home to the Eastl [...]
MHL announces Eastern Canada Cup All-Star Challenge rosters
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Truro, N.S. (November 5, 2018) – The Maritime Hockey League (MHL) is proud to announce the rosters for the two tea [...]
Summerside, Yarmouth climb in CJHL Top 20, Truro an honourable mention
CALGARY, Alta. – November has arrived and the latest Canadian Junior Hockey League’s Top 20 weekly rankings sees the return of the Broo [...]
Mariners Pink in the Rink Campaign Nearing Completion
The Yarmouth Mariners will showcase their Pink in the Rink jerseys one more time before bidding closes, as they host the Miramichi Timberwol [...]
Muirhead, Shea & Hektor named Gongshow Three Stars of the Month for October
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Truro, N.S. (November 1, 2018) – The Maritime Hockey League has named the Gongshow Three Stars of the Month for Oc [...]
Isaak Pelletier named Pro Design Cresting Rookie of the Month for October
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Truro, N.S. (November 1, 2018) – The Maritime Hockey League has named Campbellton Tigers goaltender Isaak Pellet [...]
November’s schedule kicks off Thursday night
The third month of the season begins tonight in New Glasgow as the Pictou County Weeks Crushers (2-9-2-2) are home to the Eastlink North Div [...]
Summerside ranked 11th, Yarmouth 17th in latest national rankings
CALGARY, Alta. – As the second month of the Canadian Junior Hockey League’s season nears a close, we have a new No. 1 in the CJHL Top 2 [...]
Hockey Nova Scotia overturns fine, suspension issued to Amherst
Truro, Nova Scotia (October 26, 2018) – Hockey Nova Scotia (HNS) has overturned a team fine and coach suspension issued the Amherst Ramble [...]
Second month of the season comes to a close with a busy schedule
As teams reach the quarter pole of the Maritime Hockey League season, there's a stark contrast in the two divisions heading into Thursday's [...]
MHL Appeals Committee overturns decision on October 13th game between Valley and Amherst
Truro, Nova Scotia (October 24, 2018) – A win by the Amherst Ramblers in a regular season game on October 13th against the Valley Wildcats [...]
Eastern Canada Cup All-Star Challenge schedule announced
Trenton, Ontario (October 22, 2018) – The Ontario Junior Hockey League (OJHL), in partnership with the City of Quinte West and in conjunct [...]
Several games rescheduled due to Eastern Canada Cup
Four games have been rescheduled due to conflicts with the upcoming Eastern Canada Cup All-Star Challenge in November: Edmundston at [...]
Maritime Hockey League improves concussion safety with CJHL Concussion Program
League to implement concussion management software to facilitate a safer environment for players Truro, NS – October 23, 2018 – The Mar [...]
Yarmouth climb to 11th in CJHL Top 20 rankings
CALGARY, Alta. – Rolling right along, the Brooks Bandits (AJHL) have won 13 consecutive games and remain No. 1 once again in the latest v [...]
Wildcats, Lumberjacks to compete for West Nova Scotia Regiment Challenge Cup
The stakes have been raised in the head-to-head battle between the Valley Wildcats and the South Shore Lumberjacks. The West Nova Scotia Reg [...]
Edmundston hosting Pink in the Rink game on Saturday
Le prochain match local a lieu ce samedi 20 octobre à 19h30 alors que le Blizzard accueille les Summerside Western Capitals. En support po [...]
Decision Regarding Use of an Ineligible Player
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Truro, Nova Scotia (October 17, 2018) – The Maritime Hockey League (MHL) has found the Amherst Ramblers in violati [...]
Tigers/Western Capitals game rescheduled
The game between Campbellton and Summerside on November 17th has been moved to November 10th at 7 p.m. All schedule changes can be viewed [...]
Big divisional matchups highlight the week’s schedule
After a glut of cross-divisional plays, teams will jostle for position against their rivals for five straight days this week in the Maritime [...]
Coaching and training staff announced for MHL teams heading to Eastern Canada Cup Challenge
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Truro, Nova Scotia (October 16, 2018) – The Maritime Hockey League (MHL) is proud to announce the coaching and tra [...]
Amherst, Yarmouth remain in latest CJHL Top 20 rankings
CALGARY, Alta. – Another week, another new No. 1 in the Canadian Junior Hockey League. The CJHL announced their latest edition of the [...]
Quick turnaround for MHL teams as schedule resumes
After a busy weekend, and just a few days off, the Maritime Hockey League's twelve teams are back in action this weekend with five games Fri [...]
MHL Showcase wraps up at the Pictou County Wellness Centre
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Truro, Nova Scotia (October 9, 2018) – The MHL Showcase has come to a successful conclusion after two days of acti [...]
MHL Showcase – Day 1 Recap
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Truro, Nova Scotia (October 9, 2018 - It was a busy day for all Maritime Hockey League teams at the Pictou County [...]
MHL Showcase gets underway Monday
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Truro, Nova Scotia (October 8, 2018) - The first day of the Maritime Hockey League Showcase begins today at the Pic [...]
Yarmouth 10th in CJHL Weekly Top 20, Amherst 17th
CALGARY, Alta. – Winners of nine consecutive games to commence their 2018-19 campaign, the Soo Thunderbirds (NOJHL) have soared to No. 1 [...]
Teams look for impact rosters additions as the calendar flips to October
The top two teams in the Eastlink North Division last season have each added a major piece to their roster, and both players are expected to [...]
Shea, Caseley & Vanier named Gongshow Three Stars of the Month for September, Caseley named Pro Cresting Design Rookie of the Month
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Truro, N.S. (October 5, 2018) – The Maritime Hockey League has named its Gongshow Three Stars of the Month for Sep [...]
Busy stretch begins Thursday ahead of the MHL Showcase
October is here and it's a busy week as teams gear up for the MHL Showcase at the Pictou County Wellness Centre, beginning on Monday. Games [...]
Truro Bearcats in and around the community
The Bearcats spent a busy month of September both on and off the ice. The team took part in the running of the Annual Terry Fox Run at Tr [...]
T.J. Shea receives Hockey P.E.I. Male Player of the Year Award
Cliff Affleck from Hockey P.E.I. presented T.J. Shea with his Male Player of the Year Award at the home opener for the Summerside Western Ca [...]
Yarmouth climb to fourth in CJHL Weekly Top 20
CALGARY, Alta. – The Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) announced Monday its latest Top 20 rankings to kick off the month of October. [...]
Campbellton Tigers hold local Meet and Greet
The Campbellton Tigers held a meet and greet at Sobeys on Friday night. Tigers players met a number of fans of all ages. A BBQ was provided [...]
MHL Showcase returns October 8-9 in New Glasgow
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Truro, N.S. (September 28, 2018) – Thanksgiving weekend is nearly upon us, which preparations are well underway fo [...]
Another week of MHL action begins Wednesday night
The final week of September brings twelve games on the Maritime Hockey League schedule, beginning with rare Wednesday games. The action kick [...]
CJHL announces new concussion program
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CALGARY, Alta. -- The Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) in conjunction with The Co-operators and HeadCheck Healt [...]
Banners in tribute to Humboldt Broncos unveiled across Maritime Hockey League
Last updated: October 5th Truro, N.S. - Maritime Hockey League teams are joining the 121 other member clubs of the Canadian Junior Hockey [...]
Truro Bearcats, Yarmouth Mariners in the CJHL’s initial Top 20 regular season rankings
CALGARY, Alta. – The Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) announced Monday its initial Top 20 rankings for the 2018-19 regular season. T [...]
Second Week of MHL Action Begins Thursday
The second week of Maritime Hockey League action kicks off tonight in New Glasgow, as the Pictou County hosts Amherst. The Weeks Crushers lo [...]
Eastern Canada Cup returns to Trenton, Ont., Nov. 19-21
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: QUINTE WEST, Ont. -- The Ontario Junior Hockey League (OJHL), in partnership with the City of Quinte West and the T [...]
2018-19 Season Preview: Eastlink North Division
Campbellton Tigers 2017-18 in Review Record: 24-22-2-2 (3rd in Eastlink North) Playoffs: Lost in five games to Summerside in 1st Round [...]
2018-19 Season Preview: Eastlink South Division
Amherst Ramblers 2017-18 in Review Record: 27-11-6-6 (3rd in Eastlink South) Playoffs: Lost in seven games to South Shore in 1st Round [...]
Eastlink to Broadcast Select Maritime Hockey League Games
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Truro, N.S. (September 19, 2018) – Eastlink Community TV will be broadcasting ten select Maritime Hockey League [...]
MHL Announces Changes to Executive Committee
Truro, N.S. (September 18, 2018) – The Maritime Hockey League (MHL) has announced the appointment of James Faulkner as Director of Communi [...]
Aces To Host ‘Battle Of The Border’
The St. Stephen Aces will host a very special exhibition game this weekend. It's being billed 'The Battle of the Border,' as the Aces welco [...]
Ramblers, Blizzard Listed In Preseason CJHL Top 20 Rankings
The Canadian Junior Hockey League released its preseason Top 20 rankings today. Two MHL teams made the list. The Amherst Ramblers, who are [...]
CJHL To Honour Humboldt Broncos At Upcoming Home Games Of All 133 Teams In 2018-19
CJHL to honour Humboldt Broncos at upcoming home games of all 133 teams in 2018-19 “We Play for Them” banners to be unveiled and displa [...]
Liam Leonard To Play For QMJHL’s Acadie-Bathurst Titan
EDMUNDSTON, New Brunswick – The Edmundston Blizzard’s front office learned this weekend that forward Liam Leonard had earned a spot in t [...]
Sandy McCarthy Formally Introduced As Grand Falls Rapids Head Coach
The Grand Falls Rapids formally introduced Sandy McCarthy as their Head Coach today. McCarthy coached the former Woodstock Slammers last se [...]
MHL Training Camps Begin Soon
Training camps across the Maritime Hockey League will open through the month of August. MHL president Brian Whitehead says excitement is bu [...]
Mariners Forward Brent Broaders Receives Ball Hockey Award In Memory Of Humboldt Broncos Captain
(Photo: Ken Chetwynd) A Yarmouth Mariner received a very special award earlier this week. Brent Broaders was named the first ever winner o [...]
MHL Announces Change to Executive Committee
The MHL wishes to announce a change to its Executive Committee. Effective immediately, Will MacLaren has stepped down as the league’s Dir [...]
Hermary Commits to Vikes
The University of Victoria is pleased to announce that centreman Matt Hermary will be joining the Vikes for the 2018/19 B.C. Intercollegiate [...]
Luke MacMillan Named Winner of Bob Boucher Hockey Assistance Fund Scholarship for 2017-18
The MHL is proud to announce Truro Bearcats forward Luke MacMillan as the winner of the Bob Boucher Hockey Assistance Fund Scholarship for t [...]
Tigers Tournament A Success
The Restigouche Golf and Country Club provided the beautiful vistas for the Tigers Annual Golf Tournament. The Tigers Annual Golf Tournamen [...]
Salvis Signs Three Year Extension with Blizzard
Daniel Gagné, Hockey Operations Vice President, Ryan Salvis, Head Coach, and André Lebel, President, met this week to prepare for the upco [...]
Blizzard Announce Season Ticket Prices
EDMUNDSTON, New Brunswick – The Edmundston Blizzard’s organization has announced the price of the season tickets for the 2018-19 campaig [...]
MHL Hands Out Final Award Winners for 2017-18 Season
Mitch Bonnar is presented with the 2018 Moe Bent Builders Award from MHL Vice-President Cecil Taylor - Photo Credit - Kevin Northup T [...]
2018 MHL Draft Results
The 2018 MHL Draft is taking place on Saturday, June 9th at the Kings Mutual Century Center. Follow the Draft round by round on the graphic [...]
MHL Conducts 2018 Entry Draft in Berwick, NS Earlier Today
Cole Harbour Wolf Pack Liam Kidney, seen here with the hockey operations staff of the draft host team Valley Wildcats, was the sixth overall [...]
MHL AGM Concludes in Wolfville, NS
Draft to take place in Berwick, NS tomorrow Earlier today, the 2018 MHL Annual General Meeting wrapped up in Wolfville, Nova Scotia. Ov [...]
MHL’s AGM and Draft Weekend Set to Take Place in Wolfville/Berwick, NS This Weekend
The MHL returns to action off the ice starting today in Nova Scotia’s Annapolis Valley. The league’s Annual General Meetings will be he [...]
Grand Falls Team Unveils Nickname, Logo
L to R: Robert Viollette, Charles Thériault, Marcel Deschênes, and Annie Deschênes At a press conference earlier today, the new grou [...]
MHL Teams Announce Territorial Selections
The week leading up to the MHL’s Annual General Meetings and Entry Draft is now underway with the announcement of the Territorial Draft Se [...]