Team Canada Going for Gold

At the U-18 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup in Bratislava, Slovakia and Břeclav, Czech Republic 3 Halifax Mooseheads have led their country to the championship game again. Benoit-Olivier Groulx, Jared McIsaac, Alex Gravel and Team Canada are going for gold after a 4-1 win over Sweden earlier today. McIsaac set up the eventual game winner, Groulx had the…

3 Herd In Ivan Hlinka

Hockey Canada released the roster tonight for who will participate in the 2017 Ivan Hlinka Tournament next week. The announcement comes after an U18 development camp in Calgary during the past week. For the first time since 2012, your Halifax Mooseheads will have multiple players on the Team Canada roster. Three players who were rookies for…

Hischier Leads NHL Dev Camp Invites

The NHL draft has been over for a couple of weeks now and while only 3 players got selected during that weekend in Chicago, there are a number of former and current Halifax Mooseheads on team development camp rosters. Nico Hischier, who was second in Herd team scoring in 2016-17, is the biggest name of players…

Events

The Halifax Mooseheads released their schedule for the upcoming season earlier this month and have announced the events happening during the 2017-18 season. Check out below for the dates of the yearly special games. Annual events HOME OPENER – September 30 vs. Acadie Bathurst Titan Pink in the Rink 10 – October 14 vs. Cape Breton Screaming…

Hischier Number One

The highest drafted Switzerland hockey player honour now belongs to Nico Hischier of your Halifax Mooseheads. Nico was selected first overall at the 2017 NHL entry draft on Friday evening by the New Jersey Devils. With getting drafted at number 1 Hischier makes history for his home country in becoming the highest ever Swiss player to…

Herd Players, Prospects Invited to Summer Showcase

There will be lots of Halifax Mooseheads flavour during the Hockey Canada summer showcase next month in Calgary. Hockey Canada announced on Tuesday the players that have been invited to it’s annual development and selection camps. Four current Herd players got an invitation to the under-18 camp and are among the 44 young men who…

Mooseheads Name New Head Coach

For a second straight year, the Halifax Mooseheads will have a new coach than the year before. The team announced yesterday that they have named Jim Midgley as head coach. The position is a promotion for Midgley from his previous job. The 39 year old had been an assistant coach for your Herd since 2011. He helped coach…

Schedule for Pre-Season Released

HALIFAX – The Halifax Mooseheads have announced their schedule for the pre-season. The organization will once again invite their prospects to a pre-camp tournament held in Moncton where the boys will play 3 games from August 18-20 in hopes of getting an invite to main camp. Halifax will join the Wildcats, Saint John Sea Dogs, Cape Breton Screaming…

Q Draft: Moose Trade to Get Another First Rounder

Your Halifax Mooseheads added some key pieces at the 2017 QMJHL Draft in Saint John, NB that will hopefully fill a few voids left for next season. Cam Russell and the management team made yet another trade in the first round to move them up to the 13th overall pick. The Herd moved their 2nd…

Mooseheads Add Forward in First Round

After finishing 15th overall in the league, your Halifax Mooseheads were picking 4th in the QMJHL draft today in Saint John, New Brunswick. With that selection the Herd drafted forward Xavier Parent. Parent played the 2016-17 season in the QMAAA with the College Esther-Blondin Phenix. The 16 year old is projected to be a top…