First 3 World Cup teams get owners

Three EURO general managers paid visits to the league office in Vienna this week for meeting with Sepp Blatter and the director of discipline and player safety announced all three have been awarded teams in the upcoming World Cup tournament in Bern. League Commissioner Chuck Massaro was unaware of Blatter’s decision but said “I trust…

Bern buzzing with World Cup talk

Place: Bern, Switzerland. Time: 8 p.m.  local time., Dec. 18, 2017. Weather: -1 degree Celsius and cloudy. Outside Mahogany Hall on Klosterlistutz near the banks of the Aare River, the ratio of men to women is 2 to 1 as they file in for the Monday Blues Dance. The main topic of discussion? Not Stevie…

Progress made on next draft list

EURO League and Websim game officials are working on the next set of players to be drafted into the EURO League following this season (Season 8). A list of 85 players has been sent to Websim admins, along with photos of each. The names and stats of those players now appear under the “Future Players”…

All-Star Guide updated

Aaron Ekblad of the Minsk Hussars had never been named to the All-Star Game before this season. Neither had Zach Werenski of Oslo. But the two youngsters (21 and 20, respectively) are having such good seasons, they were voted in by league GMs this season. In fact, Ekblad was voted in as a starter for the…

South bombs Halak in front of home fans

MOSCOW, Russia – It was not a banner day for the fans and city that hosted the 8th annual EURO All-Star Game.  The Northern Conference entered the third period with a 5-3 lead on the hunt for its 7th win in 8 all-star games, but the South stormed back and took the game 8-6. The…