CAMP: Last cut made?

The Halifax Mooseheads announced today the possible last cut of the 2016 training camp. I say possible last cut because we have already seen one change on the roster with a new coach in Andre Tourigny only keeping 7 defenseman instead of the normal 8 and this announcement leaves the Herd with 14 forwards “vying…

CAMP: Moose going with 7 D

The Halifax Mooseheads announced another cut on Wednesday afternoon, releasing defenseman Adam Nolan from camp. Nolan, 18, was a free agent invite trying to crack a somewhat young d core. The Mount Pearl, NL native is property of the Valley Wildcats in the Maritime Hockey League and will most likely join the Cats for this…

Mooseheads Put on Show in Forum

Halifax got off to a fast start scoring a powerplay goal just four and a half minutes into the team’s first home pre-season game at the Forum. It was a different beginning than the Mooseheads two previous match ups where they were down quickly in both games and were never able to catch up. Today…

CAMP: One more cut made

The Halifax Mooseheads announced today that they cut one more player at camp after trading two veterans earlier this morning. Halifax released 16 year old goaltender Raphael Blais from training camp which leaves the Herd with their two goalies for the 2016-17 season. Blais was selected during the 2015 QMJHL draft in the sixth round.…

CAMP: Down to 29

Your Halifax Mooseheads announced this afternoon that they have released 7 players from their training camp roster. The cuts reduce the number of players at camp to twenty-nine. There are 10 defenseman, 16 forwards and 3 goaltenders left fighting for a spot on the team. Players cut Kirklin Allen     G Trevor Bush     D Ryan MacDonald     F…

CAMP: Vets have arrived

Week two of your Halifax Mooseheads training camp has arrived and the veteran players are here. The second week of camp began yesterday with the vets having on-ice practice while the rookies did yoga. The whole team will be on the ice this afternoon with a intrasquad game at Cole Harbour Place. Halifax announced the…

CAMP: Mooseheads release 3

The Halifax Mooseheads announced this morning the releasing of three more players as the team gets ready for main camp. A surprise to many I’m sure, the Herd cut 2014 draft pick Gabriel Vanier who had a strong couple of days at camp but was relegated to the 4th line during the HubCity Showcase rookie…

Moose Rookie Tournament Champs

Rookie camp is over but it ended on a good note. Your Halifax Mooseheads skated to a 4-3 shootout victory to end the first ever HubCity Showcase on Sunday evening and it gave the team the championship trophy. Halifax found themselves down 2-0 to the host Moncton Wildcats before 2016 draft pick Raphael Lavoie scored…

Herd in Championship Game at HubCity

After winning the first two games of their pre-season, your Halifax Mooseheads will play in the championship game at the HubCity Showcase. The Mooseheads improved to 2-0 on Saturday afternoon in a game against the Acadie-Bathurst Titan. Ilya Putintsev, a sophomore, had a goal and assist to help lead the Herd to a 4-2 victory…

Good Start at Rookie Tournament

It didn’t start very good but the first pre-season game of the 2016-17 Halifax Mooseheads year ended well. The Saint John Sea Dogs got on the board first just 38 seconds in to the match with a goal by Cedric Pare but that would be the only goal 2nd round draft pick Alexis Gravel would…