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GRAVEL Veteran goaltender Alexis Gravel had a great week and the QMJHL plus CHL have recognized his success this past weekend. Gravel was named the player of the week for the week ending October 15. The 18 year old started in two of the 3 games the Mosoeheads had last week and had a 2-0 record…

Moynihan Announces Retirement

Former Halifax Mooseheads forward Danny Moynihan made a big announcement today letting fans know that he has retired from playing hockey. The 22-year-old posted the news on Instagram. Moynihan played for the Herd between 2013-15 before being traded by the team to the Shawinigan Cataractes. He wasn’t drafted by an NHL team but was invited…

CHL Announce New Partnership & Cup Logo

The Canadian Hockey League unveiled the logo for the 2019 Memorial Cup yesterday and also announced a new partnership with Kia Canada who will be a sponsor of the national tournament. With the Halifax Mooseheads hosting this year’s tournament from May 17-26, Herd President Brian Urquhart was in attendance as the league made the announcement.…

Players to Watch include Herd

Though it is still months away, people are starting to talk about the upcoming NHL entry draft and that includes the Central Scouting Services who have announced their players to watch list. A few Halifax Mooseheads teammates were among the 110 Canadian Hockey League young men who were named on the list.  It is made up of players…

TRADE: Herd Make Another Move

The Halifax Mooseheads made another move to help bolster an already impressive lineup on Monday. Halifax announced that they have acquired 19 year old Ostap Safin and a fourth round pick in 2021 from the Saint John Sea Dogs for a first-rounder in 2020. Ostap was recently returned to Saint John from the Edmonton Oilers and…

TRADE: Moose Acquire Another From Bathurst

Big news came from the Halifax Mooseheads brass this afternoon just hours before the team’s first regular season match. The club announced that they have acquired 20 year old Samuel Asselin from the Acadie-Bathurst Titan on Friday. Samuel was on the team that won the President’s Cup and Memorial Cup last season and was in…

Herd in Pre-Season Top 10

Before the season begins, the Canadian Hockey League announced it’s BMO Top 10 Rankings Wednesday evening. Not only were the Halifax Mooseheads amount the teams named to the top 10 for the pre-season, but they were on top of the rankings. Halifax is one of three teams that many project will be in the President’s…

Eastlink Showing 14 Herd Games

Eastlink released it’s QMJHL television schedule and your Halifax Mooseheads will have fourteen games broadcast on the Atlantic Canada channel. Cape Breton, Charlottetown and Halifax all have select matches that are shown on Friday Night Hockey broadcasts. The first broadcast involving the Herd will be on September 28 when the Mooseheads travel to Cape Breton to…

Zadina, Other Herd in Prospect Tournaments

Believe it or not, it’s the beginning of September which means the professional hockey season is around the corner. Training camps for NHL teams start this week with rookies reporting. There are quite a few Halifax Mooseheads players who are attending rookie camps this weekend. None will surprisingly be heading to camps for Canadian teams.…

Official Roster Released

YOUR 2018-19 HALIFAX MOOSEHEADS 1  Alexis Gravel  G  (Asbestos, QC) 2  Denis Toner  D  (Saint-Andre, NB)* 3  Walter Flower  D  (Lunenburg, NS) 9  Kyle Petten  LW  (Bay Roberts, NL) 12  Patrick Kyte  D  (Pembroke, ON) 14  Jared McIsaac  D  (Truro, NS) 15  Jordan Maher  RW  (Gander, NL) 16  Jake Ryczek  D  (Ludlow, MA, USA) 19 …