The Journal Pioneer
Cape Breton Capers’ Callaghan credits family background for helping him reach university basketball
Sydney Academy wins high-scoring game against Memorial
Francis, Team White defeat Team Red at CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game
Marcus Larade brings physical presence to Cabot Highlanders lineup this season
Glace Bay Panthers to host Noel Bramwell Memorial Basketball Tournament this weekend
Cape Breton West Islanders’ Matthews dedicated to playing hockey at the highest level
Newfoundland Growlers keep rolling even as they drain the tank
If you think Newfoundland Growlers’ mascot Buddy the Puffin is in better shape than ever before, it might because of the Growlers’ winning ways. Buddy is doing end-of-the-night push-ups to match Newfoundland’s home-ice winning ...
Cape Breton connections involved in junior 'B' trades
A number of Cape Breton connections were recently traded in the Nova Scotia Junior Hockey League. On Jan. 8, the Strait Pirates acquired the rights to Luke MacLean from the East Hants Penguins for the Pirates' 2020-21 waiver draft ...
Cape Breton Eagles prospect wins East Coast Ice Jam title with Major Midgets
A Cape Breton Eagles prospect captured The Chronicle Herald East Coast Ice Jam championship on Sunday in Bedford. Defenceman Jacob Christie won the title with the Steele Subaru Major Midgets, defeating the Halifax McDonalds 3-1 at BMO ...
National Lacrosse League veteran Benesch a big part of Halifax Thunderbirds' undefeated season
Ryan Benesch has led a nomadic career in the National Lacrosse League. Considered as one of the league’s all-time great forwards, the Halifax Thunderbirds’ 34-year-old veteran has played for seven teams in 14 seasons, including four in ...
Cape Breton Eagles’ Francis to play in CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game Thursday
There will be a Cape Breton Eagle on the ice Thursday at the 2020 Kubota CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game in Hamilton, Ont. Forward Ryan Francis will be among the top draft-eligible players in the Canadian Hockey League showcasing their skills in front ...
Cape Breton County Islanders teams to host MacDonald/Gallagher Hockey Tournament this weekend
Local fans will have an opportunity to watch some of the top peewee hockey players in the province perform in Cape Breton this weekend. The players will hit the ice for the annual MacDonald/Gallagher Hockey Tournament, hosted by the Cape Breton ...
Cape Breton Eagles property dealt at MHL trade deadline
The Maritime Junior Hockey League trade deadline saw a number of Cape Breton Eagles property traded last week. On Jan. 6, the Yarmouth Mariners traded the rights to defenceman Jacob Christie, a ninth-round Cape Breton pick last June, and a ...
Sokolov, Larose named to QMJHL team of the week
A pair of Cape Breton Eagles players were named to the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League team of the week on Monday. Forward Egor Sokolov and defenceman Nathan Larose were among the players honoured on the team of the week. Sokolov recorded ...
Four Eagles players ranked on NHL Central Scouting midterm list
Four Cape Breton Eagles players were ranked on the National Hockey League's Central Scouting midterm list on Monday. Ryan Francis, Egor Sokolov, Ivan Ivan and William Grimard were each ranked among North American lists. Francis was the ...
Egor Sokolov Day celebrated in CBRM
Egor Sokolov received a warm welcome when he returned to Cape Breton after participating in the IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship with Team Russia. Sokolov, who won a silver medal at the international junior event, rejoined the Cape Breton ...