Welcome back to TLN’s newest weekly column, gathering the latest highlights from the world of women’s hockey in one convenient place! In fact, with March being Women’s History Month, it’s a great time to focus on the growing game of women’s hockey. With more attention than ever on the sport, and lots of movement, there’s plenty to look at.
This past weekend was weekend number one of the PWHPA Secret Dream Gap Tour, hosted by the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden. Some major names in women’s hockey showcased their talents, including Hilary Knight and Kendall Coyne-Shofield. The games were broadcast on NHL Network and Sportsnet, which is a pretty major coup for women’s hockey!
It’s another @SecretDeodorant Dream Gap Tour game day – and we’re making history!
Tune in to @NHLNetwork and @Sportsnet to see Team @WomensSportsFdn take on Team @adidashockey in this first professional women’s hockey game played at @TheGarden @NYRangers | #SDGT pic.twitter.com/Z91ujLfV0j
— PWHPA (@PWHPA) February 28, 2021
In an interesting twist, the NWHL showed their support for the PWHPA by tweeting out about the event:
Tonight is yet another win for women’s hockey. We’ll …
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