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Scheduled Website Maintenance

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

The website will be undergoing scheduled maintenance from 6 AM on Tuesday, December 10th until mid-day on Wednesday, December 11th, 2019. As a result, it may be partially or completely unavailable during this time.

Scheduled maintenance

Canadian Membership Rates Increase on January 1, 2020

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Simplified Fee Structure Also Coming

Effective January 1, 2020, all members regardless of country of residence will pay the same annual fee of $45 CAD. Canadians can renew for up to 3 years for $35 CAD per year until December 31. Don't delay, renew today!

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Rates increase on January 1!

2020 Annual General Meeting

May, St. Catharines, Ontario

The largest city in Canada's Niagara Region will be the site of the 2020 spring meeting. Monitor this website and the Society's social media channels for more information.

St. Catharines

2019 Fall Meeting Summary

October 18 - 20, Quebec City

Read the recap of the SIHR meeting which took place in one of North America's most beautiful and historic cities!

Meeting summary

A view of the National Assembly of Quebec on the morning of October 19, 2019. (Photo: James Milks)

Guest Speaker Series

Visit the Society's YouTube page to view recordings of past meeting guests and presenters such as Dave Burrows, Gilles Gratton, Red Kelly and many more.

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2019 Ernie Fitzsimmons Award Recipient Benny Ercolani


SIHR is proud to announce the creation of the Ernie Fitzsimmons Award for excellence in the field of hockey statistical/research publication. NHL statistician Benny Ercolani was announced as the inaugural winner on October 19, 2019.

Learn more about each of the awards presented annually by the Society here.

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