Category: Jims Blog

Junior hockey season faces off in Janesville, Soo and Columbus

By JIm den Hollander   Editor/Publisher  Junior Notebook Sept. 8, 2023  The 2023-24 hockey season officially kicks off in a few hours with puck drops fpr a trio of MIdwest junior hockey teams and more to follow tomorrow.  The NAHL will kick off its regular season with the traditional trek of the Alaska-based teams

NHL Prospect games trigger start of 2017-18 NHL campaign

By Jim den Hollander Editor And just like that, the 2017-18 NHL season is underway. Well, technically, the regular season is still about a month away. But when the Matthew Wuest Memorial Cup Tournament faces off today (Sept. 8, 2017) in Traverse City, the green light is on for all five of the Midwest-based