New York Riveters Announce Practice Squad Players

The NWHL’s New York Riveters have announced five practice players who will join the team for the 2016-17 season. Each team can have up to six practice players, which are not salaried roster spots. Headlining the group are Gabie Figueroa and Taylor Holze, both of whom were with the team last year. Figueroa, a roster player last season, was the embodyment of coach Chad Wiseman...
Via The Hockey Writers
21 days ago

Sojung Shin Joins New York Riveters of NWHL

The New York Riveters have signed South Korean goaltender Sojung Shin to a one-year contract worth $13,500 for the 2016-17 season. The deal was originally announced by Riveter’s general manager Chad Wiseman on Wednesday.   Welcome to the Riveters, Sojung Shin!
Via The Hockey Writers
July 27, 2016

Boston University Forward Signs With Riveters

New York Riveters general manager Chad Wiseman announced the signing of Rebecca Russo. They agreed to a one-year, $13,000 contract. I’m very excited to be a member of the 2016-17 New York Riveters team, and I’m grateful to continue my dream of playing hockey after college on a professional level. I am honored to have signed with this league and happy that women’s ice hockey...
Via The Hockey Writers
July 07, 2016

NWHL: Ex-New York Riveters forward Lyudmila Belyakova on release and language barriers

There’s yet another exclamation point to the New York Riveters’ offseason. Lyudmila Belyakova, the team’s star Russian forward from the 2015-16 season, will not be returning to the team or the NWHL next season. In an exclusive email interview with Excelle Sports, Belyakova discussed how she approached the general managers of the NWHL looking for a new contract. She was met...
Via Excelle Sports
June 23, 2016

Riveters, Whale Trade Rights to Draft Picks

On Wednesday New York Riveters General Manager, Chad Wiseman, and Connecticut Whale General Manager, Lisa Giovanelli, announced a draft picks rights trade. The Whale received rights to the Riveters’ fourth round 2015 draft pick, Dana Trivigno  They also received a $2,000 draft tax towards their salary cap. This draft tax was negotiated by Wiseman and Giovanelli. The Riveters...
Via The Hockey Writers
April 29, 2016

Wiseman's journey takes him from NHL to coaching women's pro team

In the world of sports, athletes often dedicate their entire lives to reaching the pinnacle of their profession, but for many, life at the top can be short-lived. Sometimes all a player gets to experience at the highest level is one minute on the court, one trip to the plate, one shot on goal or one checkered flag, but more often than not, that fleeting moment in the spotlight is...
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October 06, 2015  |  Discuss

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