The Ile des Chenes Northstars dropped a 4-2 decision to the Portage Islanders Wednesday night at Stride Place in the lone South Eastern Manitoba Hockey League game. Chance Dickenson and Tanner Lesann each had a goal and an assist for the Islanders. Justin Metcalf and Bradley Goethals replied for the Northstars.

The defending Hanover Tache Junior Hocke League champion Steinbach Huskies face the Clippers tonight in Niverville. The first place Huskies have a 13-2-2 record and lead the second place Springfield Xtreme by one point and the third place Red River Mudbugs by three points. The Clippers are 6-11-0-1 and trail the sixth place Landmark Blues by three points

The Winnipeg Jets begin their three-game road trip tonight when they meet the San Jose Sharks. The Jets, who are riding a nine-game points streak, will also face the Anaheim Ducks on Friday and the Arizona Coyotes on Sunday.

Taylor Heise, who was the first overall pick in the Professional Women's Hockey League's draft, opened the scoring 3:58 into the first period and Nicole Hensley made 33 saves as Minnesota defeated Boston 3-2 in front of 4,012 spectators at the Tsongas Center in Lowell, Massachusetts. Sophia Kunnn and Grace Zumwinkler also scored for Minnesota. Theresa Schafzahl and Megan Keller replied for Boston. 

It's day one of CurlManitoba's Provincial U18 Championships at the Selkirk Curling Club. There are nine men's teams competing including skip Sebastien Sarrasin, third Jake Dodge, second Nathan Chartier and lead Tyler Pacaud of the Lorette Curling Club. There are 12 women's teams in the field. Dayna Wahl of Altona is the defending champion. 

2024 Provincial U18 Men's Curling Championship draw & results

2024 Provincial U18 Women's Curling Championship draw & results


The Steinbach Pistons face the Portage Terriers and Winnipeg Blues this weekend. Head coach Paul Dyck will join Clayton Dreger on the Pistons Report which airs Thursdays at 5:15 p.m. on AM 1250 Radio.