Category: Pro Sports

We'll keep you up to date and informed with Chatham-Kent athletes who have advanced to play at the national, international, and professional levels.

Dane Fox Re-Signs In Germany

Dane Fox Re-Signs In Germany

Ian Kennedy- April 21, 2018

Dane Fox will play another season with the DEL’s Nurnburg Ice Tigers, after officially re-signing with the team this week. The team announced the signing ... Read More

Konecny Notches First Career Playoff Goal In Win

Konecny Notches First Career Playoff Goal In Win

Ian Kennedy- April 14, 2018

After a crushing 7-0 loss in game one, Travis Konecny and the Philadelphia Flyers bounced back in a big way Friday night to even their ... Read More

Joseph Raaymakers In ECHL

Joseph Raaymakers In ECHL

Ian Kennedy- April 6, 2018

Chatham's Joseph Raaymakers is making his first step into professional hockey, signing an amateur tryou agreement with the East Coast Hockey League's (ECHL) Cincinnati Cyclones. ... Read More

Former Maroon Hayden Verbeek Signs NHL Deal With Montreal

Former Maroon Hayden Verbeek Signs NHL Deal With Montreal

Ian Kennedy- March 26, 2018

Hayden Verbeek signs his NHL contract with the Montreal Canadiens - Photo from InstagramFormer Chatham Maroons forward Hayden Verbeek has signed his first NHL contract ... Read More

Local Hockey Legend Passes Away

Local Hockey Legend Passes Away

Jay Smith- March 11, 2018

Chatham-Kent hockey legend Ken "Doc" Houston has passed away at the age of 64 Chatham-Kent hockey legend Ken Houston has passed away at the age ... Read More

Conf. Quarter Finals – Game 6 Video Highlights – LaSalle Vipers vs. Chatham Maroons

Conf. Quarter Finals – Game 6 Video Highlights – LaSalle Vipers vs. Chatham Maroons

Chris Taylor- March 9, 2018

The Chatham Maroons forced game 7 in their opening round GOJHL Western Conference series, defeating the LaSalle Vipers 2-1 in game 6 on Thursday. Dane ... Read More

Conf. Quarter Finals – Game 4 Video Highlights – LaSalle Vipers vs. Chatham Maroons

Conf. Quarter Finals – Game 4 Video Highlights – LaSalle Vipers vs. Chatham Maroons

Chris Taylor- March 5, 2018

After falling behind 2-0 in their best of seven opening round playoff series, the Chatham Maroons won a pair of games this weekend to pull ... Read More

Conf. Quarter Finals – Game 2 Video Highlights – LaSalle Vipers vs. Chatham Maroons

Conf. Quarter Finals – Game 2 Video Highlights – LaSalle Vipers vs. Chatham Maroons

Chris Taylor- March 4, 2018

The Chatham Maroons find themselves in a 2-nothing hole in the Jr B Western Conference quarterfinals, dropping another overtime decision to LaSalle – the second ... Read More

Second Round – Game 5 Video Highlights – Essex 73’s vs. Dresden Kings

Second Round – Game 5 Video Highlights – Essex 73’s vs. Dresden Kings

Chris Taylor- February 28, 2018

The Dresden Jr Kings have forced a game six in their Stobbs Division semi-final with the Essex 73’s and now hope to bring more playoff hockey ... Read More

Video Highlights: London Nationals vs. Chatham Maroons

Video Highlights: London Nationals vs. Chatham Maroons

Chris Taylor- February 27, 2018

The Chatham Maroons put the wraps on the regular season with a loss, falling 4-2 to London. Head Coach Ron Horvat says there were a ... Read More

Chad Laprise Headed To UFC Fight Night In Chile

Chad Laprise Headed To UFC Fight Night In Chile

Ian Kennedy- February 27, 2018

Chad Laprise of Chatham knows who his next opponent, and when his next UFC fight will be. The 31-year-old Laprise, who enters the bout with ... Read More

Second Round – Game 3 Video Highlights – Essex 73’s vs. Dresden Kings

Second Round – Game 3 Video Highlights – Essex 73’s vs. Dresden Kings

Chris Taylor- February 25, 2018

The Dresden Kings stayed alive in their best-of-seven PJHL Stobbs Division semi-final, winning game three to make it a 2-1 series. The Kings scored 3 ... Read More

Video Highlights: Komoka Kings vs. Chatham Maroons

Video Highlights: Komoka Kings vs. Chatham Maroons

Chris Taylor- February 22, 2018

Lucas Patton made 32 saves as the Maroons doubled up Komoka 8-4 at Chatham Memorial Arena last night, Chatham outshout the Kings 53-36. https://youtu.be/uZ2p9DQpjpo Read More

Second Round  – Game 1 Video Highlights – Essex 73’s vs. Dresden Kings

Second Round – Game 1 Video Highlights – Essex 73’s vs. Dresden Kings

Chris Taylor- February 20, 2018

https://youtu.be/w3I0KomtX9w   Despite being the third seed in the Stobbs Division, the Essex 73’s continue to look very familiar in the playoffs, dealing the Dresden ... Read More