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A typical OHL hockey game. This one is the 2004-05 home opener for the Ottawa 67's against the Sudbury Wolves.

The Ontario Hockey League is one of the three Major Junior "A" Tier I ice hockey leagues which constitute the Canadian Hockey League. The league is for players aged 15-20. OHL hockey game File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... OHL hockey game File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... The Ottawa 67’s are a junior ice hockey team based in Ottawa, Canada. ... Categories: Stub | Ontario Hockey League ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Area 1,076,395 km² (4th)  - Land 917,741 km²  - Water 158,654 km² (14. ... Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... The Canadian Hockey League is an umbrella organization for three Canadian Major Junior A Tier I hockey leagues for players of 15 to 20 years of age. ...


Most of the teams are based in Ontario, Canada, but some are from Michigan or Pennsylvania. The 2007 All Star game is set to be played in Saginaw, Michigan - the first time the game has been hosted in the United States Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Area 1,076,395 km² (4th)  - Land 917,741 km²  - Water 158,654 km² (14. ... State nickname: Wolverine State or Great Lakes State Other U.S. States Capital Lansing Largest city Detroit Governor Jennifer Granholm Official languages English Area 250,941 km² (11th)  - Land 147,255 km²  - Water 103,687 km² (41. ... State nickname: The Keystone State Other U.S. States Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Governor Ed Rendell Official languages None Area 119,283 km² (33rd)  - Land 116,074 km²  - Water 3,208 km² (2. ... Saginaw is a city located in Saginaw County, Michigan. ...

Contents

Member teams

Eastern Conference

Eastern Division

Categories: Ice hockey stubs | Canada-related stubs | Ontario Hockey League | Hockey ... The Kingston Frontenacs are a junior ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League since 1973. ... The Ottawa 67’s are a junior ice hockey team based in Ottawa, Canada. ... The Peterborough Petes are an OHL team in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. ...

Central Division

The Barrie Colts is an Ontario Hockey League team based in Barrie, Canada. ... The Brampton Battalion, founded in 1998 is an ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League, or OHL. This Brampton, Ontario team plays out of the Brampton Centre for Sports & Entertainment (captacity 4,980) in the extreme south-side of Brampton, this is a facility with one main arena, as... The Mississauga IceDogs is an Ontario Hockey League team based in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. ... The Toronto St. ... Categories: Stub | Ontario Hockey League ...

Western Conference

Midwestern Division

The Erie Otters are a junior ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League. ... Categories: Stub | Ontario Hockey League ... The Kitchener Rangers are a junior ice hockey team based in Kitchener, Ontario; in Canada a junior team is one for players aged 15 to 20. ... The London Knights are an ice hockey team from London, Ontario, Canada, playing in the Ontario Hockey League, one of the leagues of the Canadian Hockey League. ...

Western Division

The Plymouth Whalers are a junior ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League. ... The Saginaw Spirit are a junior ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League. ... The Sarnia Sting are a junior ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League. ... The Sault Ste. ... The Windsor Spitfires are a junior ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League. ...

Trophies

  • Hamilton Spectator Trophy - Team with best regular season record
  • Red Tilson Trophy - most outstanding player
  • Eddie Powers Memorial Trophy - top scorer
  • Matt Leyden Trophy - coach of the year
  • Jim Mahon Memorial Trophy - top right wing scorer
  • Max Kaminsky Trophy - most outstanding defenceman
  • Bill Long Award - Distinguished Service
  • OHL Goaltender of the Year
  • Jack Ferguson Awar - First overall pick in the OHL draft
  • Dave Pinkney Trophy - Lowest Goals Against Average
  • OHL Executive of the Year
  • Emms Family Award - Rookie of the Year
  • F.W. 'Dinty' Moore Trophy - Lowest GAA for a rookie
  • Dan Snyder Memorial Trophy - Humanitarian of the Year
  • William Hanley Trophy - Sportsmanship
  • Leo Lalonde Memorial Trophy - Overage player of the year
  • Bobby Smityh Trophy - Scholastic Player of the year
  • Wayne Gretzky Trophy - Western Conference Champion
  • Bobby Orr Trophy - Eastern Conference Champion
  • Emms Trophy - Central Division Champion
  • Leyden Trophy - Eastern Division Champion
  • Bumbacco Trophy - Western Division Champion
  • Holody Trophy - Midwest Division Champion

The Hamilton Specator Trophy is an award given to the Ontario Hockey League team who finishes the season with the best record. ... The Wayne Gretzky Trophy is the championship trophy of the Western Conference of the Ontario Hockey League, named in honour of Wayne Gretzky. ...

History

  • 2002 The North Bay Centennials were relocated, becoming the Saginaw Spirit. Brampton is moved to the central division, and London is moved to the midwest. Saginaw would play in the western division.
  • 2000 The Owen Sound Platers become the Owen Sound Attack.
  • 1998 The OHL has a new 4-division, 2-conference format. Belleville, Kingston, Oshawa, Ottawa and Peterborough in the east, Barrie, Mississauga, North Bay, St. Michaels, and Sudbury in the central (making up the Eastern Conference). Brampton, Erie, Guelph, Kitchener, and Owen Sound in the midwest, and London, Plymouth, Sault Ste. Marie, Sarnia and Windsor in the west (making up the Western Conference). This comes after Brampton and Mississauga are awarded franchises.
  • 1997 The St. Michael's Majors (playing in Toronto) are awarded a franchise, they would play in the Eastern Division. The Detroit Whalers become the Plymouth Whalers.
  • 1996 The Niagara Falls Thunder are relocated to Erie.
  • 1995 The Barrie Colts are awarded a franchise. They would play in the Central Division. The Detroit Jr. Red Wings become the Detroit Whalers.
  • 1994 The OHL has a new 3-division format. Guelph, Sudbury, Owen Sound, Niagara Falls, and Kitchener play in the central; Kingston, Oshawa, North Bay, Belleville, Peterborough and Ottawa play in the east; Detroit, Windsor, Sarnia, London and Sault Ste. Marie play in the west. The Newmarket Royals are relocated to Sarnia.
  • 1992 The Cornwall Royals are relocated to Newmarket. The Detroit Compuware Ambassadors become the Detroit Jr. Red Wings.
  • 1991 The Hamilton Dukes are relocated to Guelph.
  • 1990 The Detroit Compuware Ambassadors are awarded a franchise. They would play in the Emms Division. North Bay and Sudbury move to the Leyden Division to accommodate this change.
  • 1989 The Toronto Marlboros are relocated to Hamilton. The Guelph Platers are relocated to Owen Sound. The Kingston Raiders become the Kingston Frontenacs, and the Windsor Compuware Spitfires become the Windsor Spitfires.
  • 1988 The Hamilton Steelhawks are relocated to Niagara Falls. The Kingston Canadians become the Kingston Raiders.
  • 1984 The Brantford Alexanders are relocated to Hamilton. The Windsor Spitfires become the Windsor Compuware Spitfires.
  • 1982 The Guelph Platers are awarded a franchise. The Niagara Falls Flyers are relocated to North Bay.
  • 1981 The Cornwall Royals are transferred from the QMJHL, they would play in the Leyden Division. The Belleville Bulls are awarded a franchise, they would play in the Leyden Division. Sudbury and Sault Ste. Marie move to the Emms Division to compensatem while Toronto moves to the Leyden.
  • 1980 The Ontario Hockey Association become the Ontario Hockey League.
  • 1978 The Hamilton Fincups are relocated to Brantford.
  • 1977 The St. Catharines Fincups are relocated to Hamilton.
  • 1976 The St. Catharines Black Hawks are relocated to Niagara Falls. The Hamilton Fincups are relocated to St. Catharines.
  • 1975 The OHA is divided into a 2-division format. The Emms Division would consist of Kitchener, Hamilton, Windsor, Toronto, St. Catharines and London while the Leyden Division would consist of Sault Ste. Marie, Ottawa, Kingston, Oshawa, Peterborough and Sudbury. The Windsor Spitfires are granted a franchise.
  • 1974 The Hamilton Red Wings become the Hamilton Fincups.
  • 1973 The Kingston Canadians are granted a franchise.
  • 1972 The Montreal Junior Canadiens move to the QMJHL; the Niagara Falls Flyers are relocated to Sudbury; Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds granted a franchise.
  • 1971 The London Nationals become the London Knights.
  • 1970 The London Knights become the London Nationals.
  • 1968 The London Nationals become the London Kinghts.
  • 1967 The Ottawa 67's are granted a franchise.
  • 1965 The London Nationals are granted a franchise.
  • 1951 The OHA (Ontario Hockey Association) is consists of the Windsor Spitfires, Waterloo Hurricanes. Toronto St. Michael's Majors, St. Catharines Teepees, Toronto Marlboros, Oshawa Generals, Kitchener Greenshirts, Guelph Biltmores, Galt Black Hawks, and Barrie Flyers

2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Looking northwest down Main Street, from a pedestrian overpass near Chippewa Creek North Bay is a city in northern Ontario, Canada on the shore of Lake Nipissing. ... Saginaw is a city located in Saginaw County, Michigan. ... 2000 is a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1998 is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... Kingston, Ontario, with a population of approximately 142,819 people, is located at the eastern end of Lake Ontario, where the lake runs into the St. ... 1997 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Reef. ... City motto: Speramus Meliora; Resurget Cineribus (We Hope For Better Things; It Shall Rise From the Ashes) City nicknames: The Motor City and Motown Location in the state of Michigan Founded July 24, 1701 County Wayne County Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick (Dem) Area  - Total  - Water 370. ... Plymouth Township is a township located in Wayne County, Michigan. ... 1996 is a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... Niagara Falls, Ontario (2001 population 78,815) is a city located on the Niagara River, across from Niagara Falls, New York. ... A picture of Erie from across Presque Isle Bay Presque Isle State Park, known to locals as the peninsula. ... 1995 was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1994 was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International year of the Family. ... Kingston, Ontario, with a population of approximately 142,819 people, is located at the eastern end of Lake Ontario, where the lake runs into the St. ... Newmarket (2004 population 71,000) is a town located roughly 64 km (30 miles) north of Toronto, Ontario, Canada , has an area of 38. ... Sarnia is a city in Southwestern Ontario, Canada (population 70,876 in 2001). ... 1992 is a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Cornwall (2001 population 45,640, metropolitan population 57,581) is a city in southeastern Ontario, Canada, located on the St. ... Newmarket (2004 population 71,000) is a town located roughly 64 km (30 miles) north of Toronto, Ontario, Canada , has an area of 38. ... 1991 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Motto: Together Aspire - Together Achieve Area: 1,117. ... Guelph (2003 population 115,872, metropolitan population 138,975) is a city located in southwestern Ontario, Canada, roughly 100 kilometres west of downtown Toronto along Ontario provincial highway 401. ... 1990 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... City motto: Speramus Meliora; Resurget Cineribus (We Hope For Better Things; It Shall Rise From the Ashes) City nicknames: The Motor City and Motown Location in the state of Michigan Founded July 24, 1701 County Wayne County Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick (Dem) Area  - Total  - Water 370. ... 1989 is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Motto: Diversity Our Strength Map of Ontario Counties, Toronto being red Area: 641 sq. ... Motto: Together Aspire - Together Achieve Area: 1,117. ... Guelph (2003 population 115,872, metropolitan population 138,975) is a city located in southwestern Ontario, Canada, roughly 100 kilometres west of downtown Toronto along Ontario provincial highway 401. ... Owen Sound ( 44°34′ N 80°56′ W 1; EST; 2001 population 21,431) is a city located on an inlet of Georgian Bay that is also called Owen Sound. ... Kingston, Ontario, with a population of approximately 142,819 people, is located at the eastern end of Lake Ontario, where the lake runs into the St. ... Kingston, Ontario, with a population of approximately 142,819 people, is located at the eastern end of Lake Ontario, where the lake runs into the St. ... 1988 is a leap year starting on a Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Motto: Together Aspire - Together Achieve Area: 1,117. ... Niagara Falls, Ontario (2001 population 78,815) is a city located on the Niagara River, across from Niagara Falls, New York. ... Kingston, Ontario, with a population of approximately 142,819 people, is located at the eastern end of Lake Ontario, where the lake runs into the St. ... Kingston, Ontario, with a population of approximately 142,819 people, is located at the eastern end of Lake Ontario, where the lake runs into the St. ... 1984 is a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Brantford (2004 population 90,195) is a city located on the Grand River in southwestern Ontario, Canada. ... Motto: Together Aspire - Together Achieve Area: 1,117. ... 1982 is a number and represents a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar Events January-February January 6 - William Bonin is convicted of being the freeway killer. January 8 - AT&T agrees to divest itself of twenty-two subdivisions January 11 - Mark Thatcher, son of the British... Guelph (2003 population 115,872, metropolitan population 138,975) is a city located in southwestern Ontario, Canada, roughly 100 kilometres west of downtown Toronto along Ontario provincial highway 401. ... Niagara Falls, Ontario (2001 population 78,815) is a city located on the Niagara River, across from Niagara Falls, New York. ... Looking northwest down Main Street, from a pedestrian overpass near Chippewa Creek North Bay is a city in northern Ontario, Canada on the shore of Lake Nipissing. ... 1981 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... Cornwall (2001 population 45,640, metropolitan population 57,581) is a city in southeastern Ontario, Canada, located on the St. ... Belleville (2004 population 49,060, metropolitan population 88,025) is located at the mouth of the Moira River on the Bay of Quinte in southeastern Ontario, Canada, in the Quebec City_Windsor Corridor. ... 1980 is a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... Events January January 1 - The Copyright Act of 1976 takes effect, making sweeping changes to United States copyright law. ... Motto: Together Aspire - Together Achieve Area: 1,117. ... Brantford (2004 population 90,195) is a city located on the Grand River in southwestern Ontario, Canada. ... For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ... St. ... Motto: Together Aspire - Together Achieve Area: 1,117. ... 1976 is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... St. ... Niagara Falls, Ontario (2001 population 78,815) is a city located on the Niagara River, across from Niagara Falls, New York. ... Motto: Together Aspire - Together Achieve Area: 1,117. ... St. ... 1975 was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1975 calendar). ... Kingston, Ontario, with a population of approximately 142,819 people, is located at the eastern end of Lake Ontario, where the lake runs into the St. ... Motto: The river and the land sustain us. ... 1974 is a common year starting on Tuesday (click on link for calendar). ... 1973 was a common year starting on Monday. ... Kingston, Ontario, with a population of approximately 142,819 people, is located at the eastern end of Lake Ontario, where the lake runs into the St. ... 1972 was a leap year that started on a Saturday. ... This article needs cleanup. ... The Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (French: la Ligue de hockey junior majeur du Québec, abbreviated QMJHL in English, LHJMQ in French) is one of the three Major Junior A Tier I hockey leagues which constitute the Canadian Hockey League. ... Niagara Falls, Ontario (2001 population 78,815) is a city located on the Niagara River, across from Niagara Falls, New York. ... Greater Sudbury (2001 census population 155,219) is a city in Northern Ontario. ... 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OHA/ OHL Champions

See also: List of ice hockey leagues The Toronto St. ... The Kitchener Rangers are a junior ice hockey team based in Kitchener, Ontario; in Canada a junior team is one for players aged 15 to 20. ... The Toronto St. ... The Toronto St. ... The Toronto St. ... The Toronto St. ... Categories: Stub | Ontario Hockey League ... Categories: Stub | Ontario Hockey League ... Categories: Stub | Ontario Hockey League ... Categories: Stub | Ontario Hockey League ... Categories: Stub | Ontario Hockey League ... Categories: Stub | Ontario Hockey League ... Categories: Stub | Ontario Hockey League ... The Peterborough Petes are an OHL team in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. ... The Toronto St. ... The Niagara Falls Flyers can mean: The team in the Ontario Hockey Association and Ontario Hockey League who played between 1960 and 1972. ... Categories: Stub | Ontario Hockey League ... The Niagara Falls Flyers can mean: The team in the Ontario Hockey Association and Ontario Hockey League who played between 1960 and 1972. ... Categories: Stub | Ontario Hockey League ... The Niagara Falls Flyers can mean: The team in the Ontario Hockey Association and Ontario Hockey League who played between 1960 and 1972. ... The Saginaw Spirit are a junior ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League. ... The Peterborough Petes are an OHL team in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. ... Categories: Stub | Ontario Hockey League ... The Saginaw Spirit are a junior ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League. ... Categories: Stub | Ontario Hockey League ... The Erie Otters are a junior ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League. ... The Ottawa 67’s are a junior ice hockey team based in Ottawa, Canada. ... The Peterborough Petes are an OHL team in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. ... The Peterborough Petes are an OHL team in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. ... The Peterborough Petes are an OHL team in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. ... The Kitchener Rangers are a junior ice hockey team based in Kitchener, Ontario; in Canada a junior team is one for players aged 15 to 20. ... The Kitchener Rangers are a junior ice hockey team based in Kitchener, Ontario; in Canada a junior team is one for players aged 15 to 20. ... The Ottawa 67’s are a junior ice hockey team based in Ottawa, Canada. ... The Sault Ste. ... The Owen Sound Attack is a junior ice hockey team based in Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada. ... The Windsor Spitfires are a junior ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League. ... The Peterborough Petes are an OHL team in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. ... The Sault Ste. ... The Sault Ste. ... The Peterborough Petes are an OHL team in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. ... The Saginaw Spirit are a junior ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League. ... The Plymouth Whalers are a junior ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League. ... The Peterborough Petes are an OHL team in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. ... Categories: Stub | Ontario Hockey League ... Categories: Ice hockey stubs | Canada-related stubs | Ontario Hockey League | Hockey ... The Barrie Colts is an Ontario Hockey League team based in Barrie, Canada. ... The Ottawa 67’s are a junior ice hockey team based in Ottawa, Canada. ... The Erie Otters are a junior ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League. ... The Kitchener Rangers are a junior ice hockey team based in Kitchener, Ontario; in Canada a junior team is one for players aged 15 to 20. ... Categories: Stub | Ontario Hockey League ... This is a list of ice hockey leagues from around the world. ...


External Links

  • Official website (http://www.ontariohockeyleague.com/hm/)
  • Archive of standings and statistics (http://www.hockeydb.com/ihdb/stats/leagues/ohl1989.html) - Internet Hockey Database
Ontario Hockey League
Current Teams : Barrie Colts | Belleville Bulls | Brampton Battalion | Erie Otters | Guelph Storm | Kingston Frontenacs | Kitchener Rangers | London Knights | Mississauga IceDogs | Oshawa Generals | Ottawa 67's | Owen Sound Attack | Peterborough Petes | Plymouth Whalers | Saginaw Spirit | Sarnia Sting | Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds | Sudbury Wolves | Toronto St. Michael's Majors | Windsor Spitfires
CHL: | Memorial Cup | OHL | QMJHL | WHL

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