Windsor - Jun. 8, 2020: HometownHockey.ca Two On One podcast Episode Three features former Windsor Spitfire Todd Warriner, who went on to a very successful NHL career. Warriner spent most of his NHL time as a member of the Toronto Maple Leafs and also played for Tampa Bay, Phoenix, Vancouver, Philadelphia and Nashville. He shared some great stories with us, including how earned his nickname “One Touch” and talked about his time playing in Europe.
Windsor - May. 31, 2020: In memory of Mickey Renaud, the Renaud family, in conjunction with the Windsor Spitfires, is pleased to donate $10,000.00 to the Windsor Covid Relief Fund through the Windsor Essex Community Foundation (WECF). The donation originated from a benefactor who was greatly impacted by Mickey’s passing. FULL STORY
Windsor - May. 29, 2020: HometownHockey.ca is pleased to announce that we have started a new video podcast called Two On One, where we will feature former players from the Windsor Spitfires and Cornwall Royals. Tonight we kicked it off with former Spits captain Ryan Donally, who gave us a great interview! FULL STORY
Toronto - Mar. 24, 2020: Ontario Hockey League (OHL) Commissioner David Branch, in partnership with the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), announced today the cancellation of the 2020 OHL Playoffs.
The CHL additionally announced the cancellation of the 2020 Memorial Cup that was scheduled to be held in Kelowna, BC from May 22-31, 2020. The 2021 Memorial Cup will be hosted by the OHL in May 2021. FULL STORY
Windsor - Mar. 18, 2020: As many of you know on March 12, 2020 the Ontario Hockey League paused all hockey activity. The Windsor Spitfires support all the efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19. From now until Monday April 6, 2020, the offices of the Windsor Spitfires Hockey Club will be closed. Staff will work from home if possible and will be directed to volunteer their time to assist their family, friends and neighbors coping with this pandemic. FULL STORY
Windsor - Mar. 8, 2020: The Kitchener Rangers (39-16-5-2) led for just 43-second but it was enough to pick up a win versus the Windsor Spitfires (34-20-8-0) 3-2. In a game that was broadcasted nationally on Sportsnet, The Spitfires opened up the scoring at 4:13 of the first period. Louka Henault came streaking down the left-wing and passed across the top of the crease to an unmarked Tyler Angle (29) who scored on the one-timer to make it 1-0. FULL STORY
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Windsor - Mar. 6, 2020: Curtis Douglas scored a pair a goals, including his 30th of the season to send the game to OT. Kaleb Pearson scored with two seconds to go in overtime to propel the Owen Sound Attack to a 3-2 victory over the Windsor Spitfires in front of 3,527 fans at the WFCU Centre. The Spits dug themselves a hole, trailing 2-0 after 20 minutes. FULL STORY
Windsor - Mar. 2, 2020: With an impressive 10-2 win over the Kingston Frontenacs, the Windsor Spitfires have clinched a playoff spot. Jean Luc Foudy had two goals and two assists, while Will Cuylle had two goals and one assist. Fronts exceptional player, Shane Wright was held off the scoreboard despite setting a Kingston team record on Saturday for most goals by a rookie. FULL STORY
Windsor - Mar. 1, 2020: The Windsor Spitfires ended a seven game losing streak at the WFCU Centre with a 6-3 win over the visiting Guelph Storm. Curtis Douglas was the game's first star registering two goals and an a assist. Thomas Stevenson had two assists and Xavier Medina made 17 saves for the win. FULL STORY