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‘Will to win’ pushed Islanders to victory, says head coach

‘Will to win’ pushed Islanders to victory, says head coach

Kyle MacDonald's head was still spinning Monday morning. The coach of the Telus Cup champion Cape Breton West Islanders could still barely form a coherent thought after his team shocked the Canadian midget hockey establishment the night before.
Islanders make history with Telus Cup gold

Islanders make history with Telus Cup gold

When Logan Chisholm's shot ended up in the back of the net in overtime, the Cape Breton West Islanders ended four decades of hockey frustration for Atlantic Canada.
After thrilling Maritime Hockey League victory, Bearcats turn focus to Fred Page Cup

After thrilling Maritime Hockey League victory, Bearcats turn focus to Fred Page Cup

Truro holds on to defeat the Miramichi Timberwolves in Game 7 of best-of-seven MHL championship. The Bearcats advance to the five-day eastern Canadian tournament, which begins Wednesday in Terrebonne, Que.
Cape Breton West Islanders go for gold on Sunday

Cape Breton West Islanders go for gold on Sunday

Fate seems to like the Cape Breton West Islanders. Champions of Atlantic midget hockey for the first time in franchise history, the Islanders will play for national gold on Sunday at the Telus Cup in Prince George, B.C.
Paquin, Fagan take silver medals at boxing nationals

Paquin, Fagan take silver medals at boxing nationals

Bianca Paquin is the fresh face of Canadian women's boxing at 19, but she'll have to wait in line atop the elite national amateur podium.
Nova Scotia team wins world women’s curling championship

Nova Scotia team wins world women’s curling championship

The Nova Scotia curling team of Colleen Jones, Kim Kelly, Mary Sue Radford and Nancy Delahunt went to the world senior championships in search of gold. They made it look easy.
Islanders grab last playoff spot at Telus Cup

Islanders grab last playoff spot at Telus Cup

The Cape Breton West Islanders needed help to make the playoffs at the Telus Cup. They got it.
Nova Scotia team to play for world senior women’s curling gold medal

Nova Scotia team to play for world senior women’s curling gold medal

Switzerland, skipped by Cristina Lestander, will be the opponent in the match that will be played Saturday
Islanders lose third straight game at Telus Cup

Islanders lose third straight game at Telus Cup

The Cape Breton West Islanders had a bad third period Friday in their game against the Regina Pat Canadians and it cost them.
Jamaican hockey team set to make a visit

Jamaican hockey team set to make a visit

Jamaica at the Olympics in hockey? You never know.