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Devils Sever Ties With Riveters Despite First 2019 Signings

If you have kept up with the world of women’s hockey over the past few months, it probably felt as if you were living through a tornado. Every day, it was waking up to something new that often threw you off balance. And it also probably made whatever story you’d been working on irrelevant. This

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Have We Seen the Last of the NWHL?

It’s been just over 72 hours since over 200 female hockey players from across the world posted, in unison, that they would sit out from playing in any North American women’s hockey league until there was one cohesive, sustainable league. They also cited the lack of healthcare and far too low wages as issues they

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Riveters Promote Assistant Head Coach Kate Whitman Annis to GM of Operations

On April 25, 2019, the Metropolitan Riveters and the NWHL announced the hiring of Kate Whitman Annis as the new general manager for the team. This came along with a league-wide announcement that general managers would be hired for all the teams in the league in an effort to cater more towards player needs and

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Ten Riveters Among 200 Pro Players Who Opt to Sit Next NWHL Season

Yesterday afternoon, over 200 women’s hockey players from across multiple professional leagues and the NCAA posted a message to social media explaining they will opt out of the 2019-20 professional league season in solidarity with each other for better treatment and a sustainable league. This comes just a day after the official fold of the

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