SOURCE: World Hockey Association

April 16, 2007 08:30 ET

World Hockey Association CEO Ricky Smith to Be Interviewed Live on SubPennyRadio on April 18th

VANCOUVER, BC -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 16, 2007 -- The World Hockey Association (PINKSHEETS: WHKA) is pleased to announce Ricky Smith, President and CEO of the WHA, will be reappearing live on SubPennyRadio on Wednesday evening at 8:30 PM Eastern.

Smith is expected to discuss the WHA's aggressive league expansion plans, this summer's planned WHA hockey training camps as well as provide a brief overview of claims made by the company in current litigation against its former finance partners, in addition to Global Developments, Inc. and Nexus Asset Holdings, LLC.

Smith's first live interview with SubPennyRadio in February of 2007 received enthusiastic shareholder and hockey fan response. His second appearance is part of a larger intensive media campaign conducted on behalf of the WHA which will see Smith and other league officials appearing on television and radio stations across the United States and Canada. The campaign is being conducted to establish public awareness of the WHA as a driving force in the field of Junior Hockey.

The live interview will be conducted at 8:30 PM EDT on April 18th, 2007. This broadcast is available to anyone from any internet-connected computer. The interview will also be looped as part of the archive throughout the following day, April 19th. It is expected that the interview will be continuously accessible as a podcast at the SubPennyRadio.com site shortly thereafter.

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About the World Hockey Association:

The WHA created the WHA Junior West Hockey League to promote the sport of hockey. The Junior West Hockey League is an alternative, community based league for highly skilled junior players, and is designed to promote high standards of sportsmanship in hockey. The 2007-2008 season will feature an expansion from six to 16 teams and will see the WHA firmly established in British Columbia, Alberta and the Northwestern United States.

As a listed company on the Over-The-Counter Pink Sheets our mission is to provide a financially sound economic model that is responsible to WHA investors, coaches and staff, and the junior hockey players participating on each team. Fan satisfaction is a primary consideration in our decision making process.

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