Eagles rally past Thunderbirds

SAULT STE. MARIE, Ont. – The Soo Eagles stormed back from a two-goal, third-period deficit, with three unanswered tallies to knock off the Soo Thunderbirds 3-2 Saturday night in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League play at John Rhodes Community Centre. The Thunderbirds opened the scoring late into the night’s initial man advantage when Jackson Truchan […]

GALLERY: Thunderbirds double-up Vikings

Photos: Northern Exposures Photography MASSEY, Ont. – A well-balanced offensive effort saw the Soo Thunderbirds get goals from six different skaters Friday as they went on to double-up the Elliot Lake Vikings 6-3 in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League meeting at Massey & District Community Arena. Sault Ste. Marie began the scoring just over two […]

NOJHL names its initial Eastlink TV 3 Stars of the Week for 2024

SUDBURY, Ont. – The Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League (NOJHL) announced Monday that forward Jesse Dupuis (Blind River Beavers); defenceman Quinn Myles (Soo Thunderbirds) and goaltender Brodie Haylock (Iroquois Falls Storm) have been named its Eastlink TV 3 Stars of the Week, for the period ending January 7. JESSE DUPUIS, (F) BLIND RIVER BEAVERS: Doing […]

GALLERY: Thunderbirds soar past Vikings

Photos: Bob Davies SAULT STE. MARIE, Ont. – The Soo Thunderbirds racked up a half-dozen first period tallies and went on to cruise past the Elliot Lake Vikings 12-1 in a one-sided Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League affair Saturday at John Rhodes Community Centre. Taking early control, Sault Ste. Marie struck three times before the […]

VIDEO / GALLERY: T-Birds top Eagles in OT

Photos: Justin Cairns SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. – A Callum McAuley marker with 51 seconds remaining in overtime proved to be the game-winner as the Soo Thunderbirds pulled out a narrow 2-1 triumph over the Soo Eagles Friday night in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League match-up in front of nearly 1,000 spectators at Pullar […]

NOJHL by the numbers: Zero to 60

SUDBURY, Ont. – As the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League gears up to commence the 2024 portion of its regular season, as well as the upcoming playoffs, here’s a look at some numbers, as part of NOJHL – Zero to 60. 0: Blind River and Espanola are the only two teams in the league who […]

GALLERY: Thunderbirds rally past rival Eagles

Photos: Justin Cairns SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. – The Soo Thunderbirds came back from an early deficit to defeat the rival Soo Eagles 3-2 Saturday in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League affair in front of over 700-plus fans at Pullar Stadium. A sizzling Kenny Belanger Jr., got the Eagles going 50 seconds into the […]

GALLERY: Surging Beavers defeat Thunderbirds for 11th consecutive win

Photos: Bob Davies SAULT STE. MARIE, Ont. – The Blind River Beavers saw Daniel Vasic tally twice as part of a 4-1 win over the Soo Thunderbirds Friday for their 11th straight Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League victory in a match-up held at John Rhodes Community Centre. An evenly contested opening 20 minutes saw neither […]

Ebrahim propels Thunderbirds past Vikings

MASSEY, Ont. – The Soo Thunderbirds got the game-winning goal and two assists from Grayson Ebrahim to send them on their way to 6-2 victory over the Elliot Lake Vikings in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League play Wednesday at Massey & District Community Arena. First period action saw both teams trade chances, but the efforts […]

GALLERY: Thunderbirds rally for shootout win vs. Vikings

Photos: Bob Davies SAULT STE. MARIE, Ont. – A Thomas Degagne tally in the fourth round of the shootout capped off a late rally as the Soo Thunderbirds stormed back to defeat the Elliot Lake Vikings 4-3 in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League action Sunday at John Rhodes Community Centre. A quick start got the […]

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