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It’s Do or Die for the Metropolitan Riveters

Coming off of an uncharacteristic shootout win over the Buffalo Beauts on Sunday, the Metropolitan Riveters square off with the Connecticut Whale tonight at 7 p.m. in their last home game of the year for a chance to play the first place Minnesota Whitecaps in the semi-finals. The good news is that as poorly as

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Riveters to Take on Whale With New Goalie

Today, the Metropolitan Riveters return to the ice after the winter break to face the Connecticut Whale for the final time this season. After dropping two of the three games this season to the Whale, the Riveters look to even the score this meeting. The only difference in the team is their new starting goalie,

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Riveters Trade Future Considerations for Goaltender Maria Sorokina

The Metropolitan Riveters acquired Connecticut Whale goalie Maria Sorokina today for future considerations. Sorokina signed with the Whale in Sept. 2018 but hasn’t seen any ice time with the huge success of starter Meeri Raisanen. While part of the Riveters struggles this season can be attributed to goaltending challenges, Sorokina may be a great addition

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PREGAME: Riveters Look for First Win Streak of Season

The Metropolitan Riveters are looking to win two straight against the Connecticut Whale after beating them last week in a shootout. This would be the first time they win consecutive games this season as they try to spark momentum and get back to a better spot in the standings.

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RECAP: Riveters Get a Much Needed Win Over Connecticut, Take it to Shootout

In the first overtime, and subsequently, first shootout game of the NWHL season, the Riveters topped the Connecticut Whale 4-3, after losing to them for the first time in over a year last Sunday. It is no surprise that the Riveters have been off to a very rough start heading into this game, with just

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Riveters Look To Sass Today Against Whale

It is game day for the Metropolitan Riveters, as they are set to host the Connecticut Whale for a second consecutive week. The most notable changes will be to the Riveters lineup. After missing last week’s game with an upper-body injury, Amanda Kessel will draw back into the lineup. She is a major asset to

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RECAP: Riveters Disappointing Campaign Continues Against Whale

The Metropolitan Riveters have been off to a very rough start, only winning one game so far this season, and getting swept for the season. After a two-week break due to the Four Nations tournament (where the Riveters sent only one player), the team was looking for a quick win against the Connecticut Whale, who

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Riveters Look To Start A Winning Streak Vs. Whale

The NWHL hiatus is finally over and the Metropolitan Riveters are back in action today against the Connecticut Whale. The Whale come into today’s game as the only winless team in the league, while the Riveter’s last game was a win against the Boston Pride. They will be looking to improve upon that as they

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Breaking Down The Riveters 2018-2019 Schedule

Last week, the 2018-2019 playing schedule for Metropolitan Riveters schedule was officially released, and season tickets are now on sale. I will not waste any time here. We are going to get right into the breakdown of the upcoming season. As usual, games are only on Saturday or Sunday. The Riveters schedule is very heavy

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