2023-2024 Oakville Blades Season Recap

By Ty Brooks The 2023–2024 OJHL and CJHL hockey seasons have come to an end, and that means that we won’t see Blades hockey until September of 2024. It was a very eventful year in Oakville, and we saw lots of change, mostly for the better, this year compared to the last. Let’s recap the […]

Blades Centennial Cup Game Four Preview

By Ty Brooks   The only undefeated team left in Group B is the Melfort Mustangs, and they hold wins over every other team in the group (Miramichi, Winkler, and Sioux Lookout). They are now lining up against your Oakville Blades in order to try and clinch the #1 seed in Group B and gain […]

Blades Drop Game Three of the Centennial Cup

By Ty Brooks   It was hard to watch as the clock ran down into the final minutes of regulation, especially when the Winkler Flyers potted two empty net goals. Despite 24 shots on net, no goals were scored by the host team, and the Flyers picked up their second victory of the tournament and […]

Game 3 Centennial Cup Preview

By Ty Brooks   The Winkler Flyers are the champions of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League after sweeping the 47-8-3 Steinbach Pistons in the finals of the Turnbull Cup Playoffs. Winkler has been one of the better looking teams throughout this tournament so far, and it will be Oakville’s biggest challenge yet when they line […]

Blades Earn First Win in the Centennial Cup

By Ty Brooks   After a less than ideal start to the tournament, the Blades bounced back in a big way against the SIJHL champions, the Sioux Lookout Bombers. Hitting the win column in their second game of the tournament was big for the Blades hopes of making it past the round robin. Now with […]

Recap of Game One and Preview of Game Two

By Ty Brooks Game Recap: The Blades have played their first game of the tournament, and it looks like there will be some catching up that they need to do. Despite a wild third period push that saw them score three goals in six minutes, the team dropped their first game of the Centennial Cup […]

May 10th vs. Miramichi Timberwolves – Game Preview

By Ty Brooks The Oakville Blades will step onto the ice at the Sixteen Mile Sports Complex for the first time since they finished their OJHL postseason run on March 29th, this time to begin their CJHL postseason. In what will be the be the first time since 2019 for Blades hockey to be played […]

OJHL Postseason is Over for the Blades

By Ty Brooks   I’m sure at this point almost everyone is aware of the result that happened last night in Collingwood. Your Oakville Blades were eliminated from the OJHL Buckland Cup playoffs via a 4-1 series loss to the Collingwood Blues. It’s a tough loss to take for this team, who poured their hearts […]

Blades Stave Off Elimination and Are Headed Back to Collingwood

By Ty Brooks March 27th vs. Collingwood Blades Top Players: Junkyard Dog: Allison Fire Extinguisher: Taylor 1G McCarthy 45/48 SVS .937 SV% Clarke 1G, 1A   After riding the line of playoff elimination against Collingwood, Oakville came back to the Sixteen Mile Sports Complex and put on a great game for the fans! Staving off elimination and […]