Wallet hub Jill Gonzalez spoke to me about the Beijing Olympics.
Here is a taste of the conversation:
Some of the interesting statistics in the infographic include:
$3.9 Billion: Estimated budget of the Beijing Winter Olympics, 14 times less than the record-setting 2014 Sochi Games.
223: Athletes on the U.S. team – a record
Saroya Tinker was drafted by the Metropolitan Riveters with the 4th overall pick in the 2020 NWHL Draft. She’s a strong defender out of Yale University. She’s a Toronto, Ontario native who will now spend part of the year in Northern Jersey. Like any prospect heading into the pros, she’s
The last tour on the PWHPA showcase was Philadelphia, a hockey-crazy market but one without women’s hockey.
1. This is more than just USA vs. Canada
If many of the names from the showcase sound familiar, it’s because many of them are national team members with the U.S. or with Canada. The
The Winter Olympics start this February 15th and possibly the biggest story will be the 2017-18 USWNT hockey team who are looking to win their first gold medal since their 1998 victory.
Cami Granato led the 1998 team and now Knight is one of the leaders of this team along with
On December 31, 2015, women’s hockey took an unprecedented step when the NWHL and CWHL partnered with the NHL and the two North American professional hockey leagues played an exhibition game at Gillette Stadium.
The Les Canadiennes of the CWHL, the 5-team Canadian League, played the Boston Pride of the NWHL,
Newark - - Earlier this evening the NWHL unveiled the Isobel Cup, and a few hours later they crowned their first champion as The Boston Pride beat the Buffalo Beauts 3-1, on the strength of a two-goal performance by Brianna Decker the series MVP. They swept Buffalo 2-0 in this
Red Bull did a great “day in the life” video of Hilary Knight during the NWHL regular season (located at the bottom of the article).
“The first season has been awesome. To be able to interact with fans and play hockey and just to live life as a professional hockey player