Wolf Tracks

Wolf Tracks: Wolves hit jackpot on old lottery ticket

Sudbury Star Newly-signed defenceman Adam Samuelsson takes part in a Sudbury Wolves practice at the Sudbury Community Arena in Sudbury, Ont. on Wednesday November 6, 2019. John Lappa/Sudbury Star/Postmedia Network / John Lappa/Sudbury Star Here we go again — the Sudbury Wolves draft a player with first-round talent in Round 5, because he tells teams […]

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Wolf Tracks: Wolves hope home is where the wins are

Sudbury Star David Levin, right, of the Sudbury Wolves, attempts to get past David Maier, of the North Bay Battalion, during OHL action at the Sudbury Community Arena in Sudbury, Ont. on Wednesday January 16, 2019. John Lappa/Sudbury Star/Postmedia Network “I think that home stand will push to see who we really are.” The quote […]

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Wolf Tracks: Thompson’s steady start

Sudbury Star Sudbury Wolves defenceman Jack Thompson (22) plays the puck while under pressure from Peterborough Petes forward Chad Denault (22) during first-period OHL action at Sudbury Community Arena in Sudbury, Ontario on Friday, October 4, 2019. Ben Leeson/The Sudbury Star/Postmedia Network Of all the early season success stories for the Sudbury Wolves, there’s one […]

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Wolf Tracks: Leafs Feast at Sudbury Community Arena

Sudbury Star Sudbury Wolves defenceman Kalle Loponen (25) defends against forward David Levin (71) in front of goaltender Mitchell Weeks during a team practice at Gerry McCrory Countryside Sports Complex in Sudbury, Ontario on Wednesday, October 2, 2019. Loponen is one of several Toronto Maple Leafs prospects who will take part in a game between […]

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Wolf Tracks: Investing in the rookies

Sudbury Star Chase Stillman (16) of the Sudbury Wolves faces off with Alex Johnston (15) of the Soo Greyhounds during OHL pre-season action at Sudbury Community Arena in Sudbury, Ontario on Saturday, August 31, 2019. Ben Leeson/The Sudbury Star/Postmedia Network The commitment to development is noteworthy. As they kicked off their season-opening three-game road trip, […]

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Wolf Tracks: Wolves in the hunt

Sudbury Star No roster in the OHL’s Eastern Conference is significantly better than Sudbury’s Shane Bulitka, left, of the Sudbury Wolves, and Kade Landry, of the Hamilton Bulldogs, battle for the puck during OHL action at the Sudbury Community Arena in Sudbury, Ont. on Friday March 15, 2019. John Lappa/Sudbury Star/Postmedia Network It is never […]

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Wolf Tracks: Wolves wise to add experience in the crease

Sudbury Star Goaltender Christian Purboo of the North Bay Battalion juggles a point drive while teammate Theo Calvas lends moral support in the visiting Troops’ Ontario Hockey League game Saturday night against the Owen Sound Attack. Daylon Groulx of Owen Sound waits for an errant puck that never comes. The Battalion opened a two-game road […]

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Wolf Tracks: What does it all mean?

Sudbury Star The funny thing about training camp is that it tells you a lot, and absolutely nothing, all at the same time.  Sudbury Wolves training camp participants compete in front of goaltender Mitchell Weeks during a scrimmage at Sudbury Community Arena in Sudbury, Ontario on Wednesday, August 28, 2019. Ben Leeson/The Sudbury Star/Postmedia Network […]

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Wolf Tracks: Hungry like the wolf

Sudbury Star Quinton Byfield, of the Sudbury Wolves, fires the puck on net during OHL action against the Hamilton Bulldogs at the Sudbury Community Arena in Sudbury, Ont. on Friday March 15, 2019. John Lappa/Sudbury Star/Postmedia Network In one sense, the Sudbury Wolves coaching and management team could probably relax this summer, knowing the team […]

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Wolf Tracks: Who will be the wildcard?

Sudbury Star Ottawa 67’s Tye Felhaber battles with Sudbury Wolves Jack Thompson during first period OHL playoff action at TD Arena in Ottawa on April 5, 2019. Errol McGihon/Postmedia Every contender needs a Tye Felhaber. Is there a story like his waiting to be written in Sudbury? The 20-year-old sniper, who gave the Wolves fits […]

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