Post Tagged with: "NHL"

Inside the Mattamy Athletic Centre during a Ryerson Rams men's hockey practice, Nov. 23, 2015. (Steven Goetz/Ryersonian Staff)

‘Total package’ Mistele added to Rams hockey roster

The Rams men’s hockey team has added some offensive punch to its roster. Forward Matt Mistele, who registered 33 goals and 58 points in 61 Ontario Hockey League games last season, has been added to the Rams roster for the 2016-17 campaign. “We see him as the total package,” said Rams interim head coach Johnny Duco. “He’s a really good […]

by James Tozer· · Hockey, News, Sports
Marla Spergel in her office at TRSM.

Former NHL pros find new skills at Ryerson

Breakaway program gives players a chance at a second career after hockey.

by Joshua Beneteau· · Hockey, News, Sports
RTA group organizes eSports tournament

RTA group organizes eSports tournament

On Dec. 14, the Mattamy Athletic Centre will host Ryerson’s largest eSports tournament, with a cash prize of $1,500.

by Krista Robinson· · Sports
Rams defenceman Alex Basso has been named to the Washington Capitals prospects roster. (Emma Ewing-Nagy / Ryerson Athletics)

Three Rams join NHL prospect camps

Three Ryerson Rams have reported to NHL prospect camps this weekend. This is the second consecutive year Rams athletes have been selected for NHL rookie camps.

by Andrew Roberts· · Hockey, Sports
MAC to host charity event for armed forces vets

MAC to host charity event for armed forces vets

This Friday, the MAC is hosting the Heroes Hockey Challenge (HCC) to support the families of wounded soldiers and those killed in combat. Toronto Maple Leafs Alumni will face off against the HHC Warriors, consisting of active Canadian Forces members in the GTA, in a friendly hockey game presented by this year’s charity Wounded Warriors Canada. To date, the event has […]

Bryan Lewis was evaluating on-ice officials at the Rams season opener against York. (Beth Bowers/Ryersonian)

Former NHL ref works for OUA men’s hockey

Bryan Lewis, former director of officiating for the NHL, is the referee-in-chief for men’s hockey at the OUA. In his current role, Lewis supervises OUA officials. He usually attends one or two university men’s hockey games a week, arriving an hour early to meet with the coaches and officials. Lewis sits with an unobstructed view of the ice so he […]

by Beth Bowers· · Hockey, Sports
Ryerson goaltender Troy Passingham was a Toronto Maple Leaf for a day.
(Courtesy Reid Mitchell)

Maple Leafs call on Rams goalie for practice

On Thursday morning, Troy Passingham received a call. It was from Reid Mitchell, Director of Hockey and Scouting for the Toronto Maple Leafs, telling the Ryerson Rams’ starting goaltender that he might be needed at the Leafs’ practice the next morning. The Leafs planned to give one of their goalies a day off, and the Toronto Marlies were away on […]

by Erica Huculak· · Hockey, Sports