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Golden girl

Golden girl

Haley Irwin was destined for the Canadian Olympic team since she left home as a young teenager to pursue her hockey dream. But even she can’t believe it happened quite so quickly.

Staal nets assist in triumphant Olympic return

Just two days after claiming Olympic gold, Eric Staal was back on the ice with the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night.

Wolves prepare for big game against Lancers

It’s definitely the biggest game Scott Morrison has ever coached. On Saturday the Lakehead Thunderwolves and Windsor Lancers will tangle in southern Ontario in a one-game, elimination playoff.
Rivalry continues

Rivalry continues

Like the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens in the 1980s, playoff meetings between the Lakehead Thunderwolves and Western Mustangs were automatic between 2002 and 2006. Joel Scherban, the player, was there for every one of them.
Moving on

Moving on

Matt Dias netted an overtime goal to complete a hat trick and win the series for the Lakehead Thunderwolves over the Guelph Gryphons Friday night.

Myslicki 44th in 10-k Nordic combined

Thunder Bay’s Jason Myskicki finished 44 th in Thursday’s 10-kilometre Nordic combined event. Myslicki, who trains in Alberta, had a poor ski jump to start the duel-sport competition, landing just 69.
Irwin wins Olympic gold

Irwin wins Olympic gold

Haley Irwin is bringing home the gold.

Whitley to make AHL debut

Chris Whitley’s star keeps on rising. Whitley, who spent five seasons between the pipes with the Lakehead Thunderwolves, has made the jump to the American Hockey League.
Fourth-quarter flurry

Fourth-quarter flurry

The OUA championship has been staring Tasia McKenna in the face all season long – literally. Lakehead’s star guard wrote the words on a board in the Thunderwolves dressing room before the season began.

Hyvarinen OT hero for Wolves

Andy Hyvarinen scored 2:01 into overtime on Wednesday night as the Lakehead Thunderwolves drew first blood in their OUA Western Conference semfinal with a 4-3 win against the host Guelph Gryphons.