VIDEO / GALLERY: OT dash by Kovacs lifts Beavers over Thunderbirds

Photos: Helene Rancourt BLIND RIVER, Ont. – A thrilling overtime tally by Jacob Kovacs with 33 seconds remaining in the extra session was the difference as the Blind River Beavers pulled out a dramatic 3-2 victory over the Soo Thunderbirds Tuesday in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League West Division meeting at the Blind River […]

4 NOJHL sides recognized in latest CJHL rankings

TORONTO – The Battlefords North Stars (SJHL) have entered February still No. 1 in the latest Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) Top 20 Rankings, announced Monday. Battlefords has played .900 hockey so far this season in Saskatchewan while sporting a solid 39-3-2-1 record under head coach and general manager Braydon Klimosko. Remaining No. 2 nationally […]

NOJHL names its Eastlink TV 3 Stars of the Week

SUDBURY, Ont. – The Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League announced Monday that Lucas Signoretti, (F) Espanola Paper Kings; Alex Little, (D) Powassan Voodoos and Caleb Minns, (F) Blind River Beavers have been named its Eastlink TV 3 Stars of the Week, for the period ending February 5. LUCAS SIGNORETTI, (F) ESPANOLA PAPER KINGS – Amassing […]

GALLERY: Timmins maintains dominance of Kirkland Lake

Photos: Allyson Demers KIRKLAND LAKE, Ont. – The Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League East Division-leading Timmins Rock maintained their dominance of the Kirkland Lake Gold Miners Sunday as they skated away with a 5-1 decision at Joe Mavrinac Community Complex. Needing less than a minute to strike first, the Rock converted early on a delayed […]

VIDEO / GALLERY: Signoretti hat trick leads Espanola comeback over French River

Photos: Jeremy Seguin FRENCH RIVER – The Espanola Paper Kings rode the strength of a Lucas Signoretti hat trick to help them rally from an early deficit and pull out an eventual 6-3 win over the French River Rapids Sunday in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League play at Noelville Arena. A quick outburst put the […]

VIDEO / GALLERY: Beavers bounce Red Wings

Photos: Helene Rancourt BLIND RIVER, Ont. – An early three-goal lead sent the Blind River Beavers on their way to an eventual 7-2 win over the Elliot Lake Red Wings Saturday in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League contest held at the Blind River Recreation Centre. The hometown Beavers got going offensively four and a […]

GALLERY: Little leads Powassan over Kirkland Lake

Photos: Allyson Demers KIRKLAND LAKE, Ont. – Alex Little’s early three-point outburst, including a pair of goals, helped send the Powassan Voodoos on their way to a convincing 7-1 victory over the Kirkland Lake Gold Miners Saturday evening in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League affair at the Joe Mavrinac Community Complex. Little got his […]

GALLERY: Sobush supplies 3 in Cubs romp over Rapids

Photos: Jeremy Seguin FRENCH RIVER – Pierson Sobush, the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League’s leading goal scorer, tacked on three more to his totals Saturday, as the Greater Sudbury Cubs went on to blast the French River Rapids 9-1 at Noelville Arena. Greater Sudbury got the game’s initial tally on a delayed penalty as rookie […]

Chaffay lifts Thunderbirds over Eagles in OT

Photos: saultsports.com SAULT STE. MARIE, Ont. – The Soo Thunderbirds got the game-tying tally in the latter stages of regulation, as well as the game-winner in overtime, from Michael Chaffay as part of a narrow 3-2 triumph over the rival Soo Eagles Saturday in an intense Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League contest Saturday at John […]

VIDEO / GALLERY: Voodoos storm back late to upend Paper Kings

ESPANOLA, Ont. – Down by a pair with just over four minutes remaining in regulation, the Powassan Voodoos stormed back with three unanswered tallies to defeat the Espanola Paper Kings 5-4 Friday in a dramatic Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League get together at the Regional Recreation Complex. Striking early, a sizzling Lucas Signoretti flew down […]