The Canadian Premier Junior Hockey League is pleased to announce the addition of the expansion team Creemore Barley Kings. The team will play out of the Creemore & District Recreation Centre.
Leading the expansion Barley Kings will be Dennis Martindale, a veteran coach and former professional player. A native of Montreal, Martindale played two seasons of Junior hockey in the Maritime Hockey League before attending the University of Moncton for one year. He then turned pro competing in France and Germany from 2003-16. Martindale also held several coaching positions while playing in Europe before joining the staff at Espanola Express (NOJHL) last season as an assistant coach.
— Creemore BarleyKings (@BarleyKingsHKY) April 20, 2017