USPHL Elite Announces 2024-25 Showcase Series Schedule

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Boston, MA – July 11, 2024 – The United States Premier Hockey League is pleased to announce its USPHL Elite Conference Showcase Series Schedule for the 2024-25 season. The future of hockey is here, as the USPHL Elite is renowned for hundreds of promotions every year to higher-level junior leagues such as […]

Commitment Profile: Eels’ Trathen To UMass-Dartmouth

Noah Trathen is a firm believer in forming tight bonds that can benefit a team. The two-year Florida Eels forward, who earned Florida Division All-Star honors this past spring, is heading to UMass-Dartmouth later this summer to once again be teammates with former Eels from this past year and prior seasons as well. “I became […]

NCDC Alumni Profiles: San Jose Sharks’ Collin Graf

Action Photos Courtesy of The San Jose Sharks    By Joshua Boyd /   The summer is upon us, and former NCDC standout, two-time Hobey Baker Top 10 finalist and two-time All-American Collin Graf is working towards what he hopes is a long 2024-25 season in the National Hockey League.  Graf played in 191 […]

2024 NHL Development Camps Feature More Than 50 Players with USPHL Ties

BOSTON, MA – July 9, 2024 – The United States Premier Hockey League has had another fantastic summer, both in terms of success at the NHL Entry Draft and the traditional NHL Development Camps that are held in late June and early July each season. This year, with 56 alumni of the USPHL itself and […]

Eight Players With USPHL Ties Selected In 2024 NHL Entry Draft

The United States Premier Hockey League is pleased to announce that eight players with USPHL ties were selected in the 2024 NHL Entry Draft, held June 28-29, 2024, at The Sphere in Las Vegas, Nev. This includes alumni of the league itself plus alumni of its member organizations.  The USPHL, with two junior alumni selected, […]

Buffalo Sabres Draft Former Las Vegas Defenseman Brunet

The United States Premier Hockey League congratulates former Las Vegas Thunderbirds (now Henderson Force) defenseman Simon-Pier Brunet for being drafted by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2024 NHL Entry Draft. Brunet was selected in the fourth round, 123rd overall. The USPHL Premier is the only Tier III junior hockey league in the United States with […]

Ottawa Senators Draft Former Rockets HC Forward Blake Montgomery

The National Collegiate Development Conference congratulates former Rockets Hockey Club player Blake Montgomery on being selected by the Ottawa Senators with the 117th pick in the fourth round of the 2024 NHL Entry Draft. Montgomery became the 18th player to play in the NCDC and be drafted by an NHL team, which puts the NCDC […]

Commitment Profile: Atlanta’s Reager Pushing Off To Post University

By Joshua Boyd /  Eoin Reager is moving on to Post University, an NCAA Division II school playing in the Northeast-10 Conference, after a long and decorated career in the United States Premier Hockey League.  Reager, a native of Foxboro, Mass., is coming off a USPHL Premier All-Star season which itself followed an earlier […]

Seacoast Spartans To Join NCDC In 2024-25

The United States Premier Hockey League (“USPHL”) is pleased to announce that the Seacoast Spartans will be leaving the Eastern Hockey League (“EHL”) and joining the USPHL in 2024-25, fielding a team at the National Collegiate Development Conference (“NCDC”) Tier II junior level. The Spartans will play out of The Rinks At Exeter, in Exeter, […]

Jersey Hitmen Alum Stolarz Lifts Stanley Cup With Florida Panthers

The Jersey Hitmen were thrilled to see one of their pre-USPHL alumni win the Stanley Cup with the Florida Panthers on Monday, June 24. Former Hitmen goalie Anthony Stolarz was a member of the 2010-11 Jersey Hitmen team in the former Empire Junior Hockey League (a precursor to the current USPHL Elite conference). Stolarz joined the […]