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…

QMJHL Draft Day Info

  Here is some info to get you ready for the 2017 QMJHL Entry Draft. When: Saturday June 3 at 10 a.m. Where: Harbour Station in Saint John, NB Follow: TVA Sports is broadcasting the draft on TV, Rogers tv channel 10 in New Brunswick will be streaming the first round of the draft. For…

Moose to be Apart of Banner Raising

The Quebec Major Junior Hockey League announced the 2017-18 regular season schedule this afternoon. For the fourth straight year, your Halifax Mooseheads will be the visiting team when they begin their season on September 21 at 7pm. They’ll hit the road to Saint John to see the Sea Dogs raise the President Cup banner. I…

Where are the Mooseheads drafting?

In a few days the Halifax Mooseheads brass will converge on Saint John, NB and select the next set of prospects. After finishing 15th in the league standings this season, the Herd had a chance to win the first overall pick for a second straight year but that position went to the Rimouski Oceanic so…

Hischier Wins at CHL Awards

Nico Hischier, of your Halifax Mooseheads, was named the CCM Rookie of the Year at the annual Canadian Hockey League awards ceremony this afternoon. Each year during the Memorial Cup, the CHL presents the winners of the league’s trophies. I’m sure no one in Moose Country is surprised by the announcement that Hischier was given…

Alumni Update: Frk/Meier To Battle in AHL Playoffs

Timo Meier vs. Martin Frk. Two former Halifax Mooseheads players find themselves going head-to-head for a chance to be in the Calder Cup. Meier and the San Jose Barracuda will battle Frk and the Grand Rapids Griffins for the AHL Western Conference playoff championship. The winner of the 7 game series will continue onto the…

WORLDS: Moose Alumni make Quarters

The 2017 Men’s World Championships are being played right now in Cologne, Germany and Paris, France and after 11 days of round robin competition complete, the quarter-final matchups are set. Four former Halifax Mooseheads find themselves in the medal round. The Herd actually had 6 alumni participating in the tournament, contrary to my previous post which…

UPDATED: Moose Alum Participating at Worlds

There will be a few Halifax Mooseheads alumni in Cologne and Paris for the IIHF Men’s World Championships. Former Herd forwards Nathan MacKinnon, Nikolaj Ehlers and Jakub Voracek as well as defenseman Konrad Abeltshauser will represent their respective countries during the tournament. This will be the first time for Abeltshauser participating in the Worlds but the second…