Rock strengthen grip on top spot

Timmins Rock forward Tyler Patterson watches as teammate Cameron Dutkiewicz’s point shot finds the back of the net behind Kirkland Lake goalie Glen Crandall during the first period of Sunday afternoon’s NOJHL contest at the McIntyre Arena. Dutkiewicz’s third goal of the season, a power-play marker, stood up to be the game-winner as the Rock […]

Voodoos edge Rock in OT

Powassan Voodoos forward Rodion Tatarenko converts on a one-timer to deposit his third of four goals on the afternoon behind Timmins Rock goalie Gavin McCarthy during the second period of Sunday afternoon’s NOJHL game at the McIntyre Arena. Timmins defender Aiden Farr made a lunging, but unsuccessful attempt to intercept the pass. The Voodoos went […]

NOJHL names its Eastlink TV 3 Stars of the Week

SUDBURY, Ont. – The Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League announced Monday that forwards Derek Seguin (Timmins Rock), Camille Marcoux (Kirkland Lake Gold Miners) and Steven Klinck (Cochrane Crunch) have been selected its Eastlink TV 3 Stars of the Week for the period ending December 27. DEREK SEGUIN, (F) TIMMINS ROCK – In his club’s lone […]

NOJHL: By the Numbers

SUDBURY, Ont. – The Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League has reached the holiday break and while current COVID-19 lockdowns across Ontario makes it unsure when play will resume in 2021, plenty of accomplishments, past and present, are worth noting. Here’s a look at some of them via NOJHL: By the Numbers: 1: That’s where the […]

Rock launch Facebook auctions

The NOJHL’s Timmins Rock are looking to a series of Facebook auctions to help recoup some of the revenues lost when COVID-19 forced the cancellation of what the team had hoped would be a deep playoff run. Thomas Perry More from Thomas Perry “Looking on the positive side, we were fortunate to have one playoff […]

Saturday December 21

The Timmins Rock would like to help needy families this holiday season. In partnership with NEOFACS and their Christmas Angel Campaign we will be accepting toys at our home game this Saturday night. We are looking for: Anything Unicorn related Dolls (babies) Tablets Headphones Makeup Legos My Life Dolls Hygiene kits Paw Patrol PJ Masks […]

Let there be Rock

Local hockey team gearing up for the season Elena De Luigi More from Elena De Luigi Mayor George Pirie shakes hands with Nic Gelinas outside City Hall Wednesday. The Timmins Rock junior A hockey team and Gelinas, the team’s ambassador, gathered for Mayor Pirie’s declaration that Wednesday was Timmins Rock Day. The Rock’s season home […]

NOJHL names its Eastlink TV 3 Stars of the week

SUDBURY, Ont. – The Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League announced Monday that Timmins Rock goaltender Tyler Masternak, Rayside-Balfour Canadians forward Benjamin Hatanaka and Kirkland Lake Gold Miners’ defenceman Gabriel Leblanc have been named its Eastlink TV 3 Stars of the Week for the period ending Oct. 14. TYLER MASTERNAK, (G) TIMMINS ROCK – Having won […]

GALLERY: United Way and partners host charity hockey game

An exhibition contest between the OHL’s Sudbury Wolves and the QMJHL’s Rouyn-Noranda Huskies presented by Bell Let’s Talk in support of the North East Ontario United Way at the McIntyre Arena Friday night attracted 1,433 fans. Taking part in the pregame puck-dropping ceremony were, from left: Sudbury Wolves forward Macauley Carson; United Way manager, Cochrane […]

Crunch crush Rock 12-2

COCHRANE – The Timmins Rock’s chances of finishing fourth in the NOJHL’s East Division standings are pretty well dead. Oh sure, they still have a mathematical chance of catching the Lumberjacks, but the Rock’s embarrassing 12-2 loss at the Tim Horton Event Centre, combined with Hearst’s 4-2 home-ice win over the Kirkland Lake Gold Miners increased the […]