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How Can The Riveters Turn Their Season Around?

The NWHL season is taking a pause for three weeks during the Four Nations Cup, in which a collection of players from both the NWHL and CWHL will participate. While this may halt momentum for teams doing well already, it couldn’t be better for the Metropolitan Riveters. Coming off of a three-loss, championship-winning season, the

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Will New Coach Randy Velischek Survive More Than One Season?

It has certainly been an unexpectedly poor start to the season for the Metropolitan Riveters. Starting out 1-5 as the league’s defending champions is not something anyone on this team could have predicted. Many fans in Riveters Nation are starting to question whether former New Jersey Devils defenseman Randy Velischek was the right person for

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Riveters Re-sign Pair From Last Season, Add Collegiate Defenseman

Another day, another signing for the Metropolitan Riveters. It is a big one as Miye D’Oench and Rebecca Russo have returned to the team for one more season. The Riveters also inked Harvard defenseman Chelsea Ziadie to a contract. D’Oench, 24, returns for her third season in the NWHL—all with Metropolitan. She posted 30 points

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Gold Medalist Amanda Kessel Returns to Riveters

Riveters Nation was treated to their first signing of the summer. After taking 2017-2018 off to prepare for the Olympics, gold medalist Amanda Kessel will be returning to the Metropolitan Riveters for season four of the NWHL. This signing was absolutely expected after winning the gold medal in Peyongchang during the Winter Olympics, Kessel was

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Riveters Free Agent Profile: Rebecca Russo

Today we will be looking at Metropolitan Riveters forward Rebecca Russo. The 23-year-old had an incredible year for the Riveters in her second NWHL season. She posted a career-high 10 goals and 20 points, while kept her streak alive of never taking a penalty since joining the league. This proves how Russo not only moves

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NWHL Playoff Picture Set with Riveters Atop

Devils fans, it certainly has been a great season so far, as they are still in the playoff race. However, there is another local team ready to begin postseason play. That would be the Metropolitan Riveters of the NWHL. The National Women’s Hockey League as a whole is only three years old and the Riveters

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