#Halifax2019

More than a year after announcing it’s plans to bid for the 2019 Memorial Cup, your Halifax Mooseheads took another step towards that goal when they submitted paperwork last month. In mid-January, Halifax tweeted that they had submitted their bid document, making the January 15 deadline given by the Memorial Cup selection committee. The committee will…

QMJHL Names Scholastic POM

Every month, the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League announces a Scholastic Player of the Month which recognizes a player on each team with his performance on ice and in the classroom. The player is selected based on their school results, their implication, the school-hockey conciliation, their team spirit and their on-ice performances. For your Halifax…

STATS SUNDAY: January

Games played: 11 Record: 9-1-1-0, 19pts Goals for/against:51/42 Powerplay*: 20.1% Penalty kill*: 82.1% Shutouts: none Top 5 leading scorers Points: Otto Somppi 20, Raphael Lavoie 18, Maxime Fortier 14, Jared McIsaac 11, Jake Ryzcek 10 Goals: Raphael Lavoie 10, Otto Somppi 6, Maxime Fortier 5, Benoit-Olivier Groulx 5, Connor Moynihan 3 Assists: Otto Somppi 14, Maxime Fortier 9, Jared McIsaac 9,…

Back to Back Victories Over Saint John

Pure domination. That’s how you win against a team that’s one of the lowest in the league. For the second straight game, your Halifax Mooseheads recorded 40+ shots as they skated to a big 8-2 victory on Sunday afternoon. After scoring the first goal in last night’s matchup between these two teams, Saint John had…

Fortier Leads Herd Past Dogs

After getting one point in his last 5 games, captain Maxime Fortier had a four point night on Saturday evening to help lead the Halifax Mooseheads to a 5-2 victory over the 17th place Saint John Sea Dogs. The Herd rebounded big time tonight after getting whooped a week ago in Bathurst against the Titan,…

Moose Sophomores on CSS Mid-Term Rankings

The National Hockey League and Central Scouting Services announced their mid-term rankings for the 2018 NHL draft. There are four Halifax Mooseheads players on the list. With a strong performance at the 2018 Under-20 World Championships, Filip Zadina is ranked as the 2nd best North American prospect. The 18 year old has 27 goals and…

Former Herd Players Having Great Season

A few former Halifax Mooseheads players are having a great season and find themselves on top of the National Hockey League leaderboards. Nathan MacKinnon, who played for the Herd from 2011-2013, is in a big bounce back season and is leading the Colorado Avalanche in scoring for the second straight year. The 22 year old…

Chainey Hero In 4th Straight OT Game

A new hero emerged on Friday evening as your Halifax Mooseheads played in their fourth straight overtime game, this time against the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles. In the two clubs last meeting of the season, the game had everything; lead changes, hitting, interesting calls and of course OT. Jocktan Chainey scored on the power play…

GAMEDAY #45: vs. Moncton

GAMEDAY HALIFAX MOOSEHEADS VS MONCTON WILDCATS Puck drops at 7pm TV: Webcast | Radio: News 95.7 | Live: @MC_MooseCountry Scotiabank Centre (10,595) ~ Halifax, NS   Mid-week hockey in the snow, what could be better? Your Halifax Mooseheads are back home after two games on the road and will look to get their 9th straight…

Sweet Six

Your Halifax Mooseheads have won six in a row! In Filip Zadina’s return, the 18 year old had two goals to help the Herd pick up a 6-3 victory over the Charlottetown Islanders on Thursday night. It was the first game in a three game-3 day stretch that Halifax will have this week. The Mooseheads…