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WHL Roundup & Standings

    November 15, 2017 WHL Roundup Red Deer Rebels (5) at Victoria Royals (3) Red Deer (9-11-1-0) // Victoria (14-7-1-0) Not many WHL teams have made the journey to Vancouver Island and picked up a regulation win this season, but the Red Deer Rebels can now add themselves to that list. A three-goal third period helped hold Read More »

Cariboo Cougars lead 5 BCMML teams headed to Mac’s

  November 14, 2017 The Cariboo Cougars are leading a contingent of five BCMML teams that will be making the trek to Calgary over the Christmas break, to compete in the prestigious Mac’s AAA Midget Tournament. The Cougars lead a group made up of the top five in current league standings – followed by the Read More »

Mussio sells PJHL Ice Hawks acquires BCHL Clippers

  November 12, 2017 BCHL release: The Nanaimo Clippers announced Friday the sale of their franchise has been completed and that Vancouver businessman and lawyer Wes Mussio is the team’s new majority owner. Mussio is a partner at the law firm of Mussio Goodman and is also the part owner of Backroad Mapbooks, the largest Read More »

BCMML Week 8 – Not much change

  November 12, 2017 There was not much change at the top of the BCMML after Week 8 action – as all but one series were splits. Cariboo Cougars remain in first place, after edging the T-Birds 4-3 on Saturday and then losing 7-2 on Sunday, at home in PG. In spite of the split, Read More »

BWC Midget Prep in sole possession of first place

    November 12, 2017 BWC Academy won all three games at this weekend’s CSSHL Midget Prep Showcase at the Edge School in Calgary, to move into sole possession of first place. With a record of 15-1-1 OTL, and 31 points, BWC are now two points ahead of Delta, and four up on Yale. Delta Read More »

Watson-Brawn commits to Colgate

  November 12, 2017 Just 22 games into the 2017-18 season, Liam Watson-Brawn is already closing in on his point totals from last season. Even better, he’s just locked up his NCAA future as well. The 6-foot, 180-pound defenceman has committed to Colgate University but is currently scheduled to play another full BCHL season after Read More »

WHL Roundup & Standings

    November 11, 2017 WHL Roundup Everett Silvertips (4) at Prince George Cougars (0) Everett (8-10-1-1) // Prince George (6-9-2-2) The Everett Silvertips responded to a shootout loss Friday with a 28-save shutout by Carter Hart to earn three of a possible four points from a weekend set against the Prince George Cougars. Matt Fontyene scored for the Read More »

Maxwell Crozier commits to Providence

    November 7, 2017 Max Crozier is going to the same town as his big brother and Nanaimo Clippers teammate Tristan for NCAA hockey – he’s just not going to the same school. The younger Crozier has committed to play at Providence College starting in the 2019-20 season. By then, Tristan will be in Read More »

Russia battle back from rout to take game 2, 4-3 vs Team WHL

  November 7, 2017 Swift Current, SK – New Jersey Devils prospect Mikhail Maltsev’s second of the night with 7:54 left in the third period completed the comeback as Russia battled back from a 3-0 deficit to defeat Team WHL 4-3 in Game 2 of the 2017 CIBC Canada Russia Series. Maltsev’s shorthanded game winner rounded Read More »

Blazers’ Loewen named WHL on the Run Player of the Week

November 6, 2017 Calgary, Alta. – The Western Hockey League announced today Kamloops Blazers winger Jermaine Loewen has been named the WHL On the Run Player of the Week for the week ending November 5, 2017. Loewen, a 6-foot-4, 221-pound product of Arborg, Man., recorded five points (4G-1A) in a pair of games this week for the Blazers. Loewen scored Read More »

Kelowna Rockets’ Lind leads WHL in 7-0 W vs Russia

    November 6, 2017 Moose Jaw, SK – Kelowna Rockets forward Kole Lind led the way with two goals and an assist as six different players had multi-point outputs in a 7-0 Team WHL victory in Game 1 of the 2017 CIBC Canada Russia Series in Moose Jaw. Lind, a Vancouver Canucks prospect, joined another Read More »

BCMML Week 7 – NW Giants make a move

  November 6, 2017 There was no change at the top of the BCMML after Week 7 action, with Cariboo Cougars remaining in first place, one point up on the Valley West Hawks. The FV Thunderbirds had a rough weekend, playing with a decimated lineup, and dropped from third place to fifth. Greater Vancouver Canadians Read More »

Royals bounce back 4-2 vs Rockets, first place overall

  November 5, 2017     The Victoria Royals bounced back in the second game of a weekend double header vs the Kelowna Rockets, scoring the game’s opening four goals, that included the first and game winning marker from Ryan Peckford, en route to a 4-2 victory over the Kelowna Rockets on Saturday night. The Read More »

BCHL – Sunday Recaps – Trail and Vernon jump ahead

  November 5, 2017 Interior division Trail Smoke Eaters and Vernon Vipers are starting to separate themselves from the pack, at the top of the British Columbia Hockey League, with 33 and 31 points respectively. Both teams have just 4 losses in 21 starts, though Vernon have three ties in the mix and are two Read More »

BWC Midget Prep move into 1st Place tie with Yale

    November 5, 2017 BWC Midget Prep posted two home ice shut out wins over a short-benched Pacific Coast Sea Devils this weekend, to move into a first place tie with Yale Academy. Both teams are one point ahead of Delta. The three leaders have now all played 14 games. BWC and Yale are Read More »

Giants Drop 5-4 Heartbreaker vs Kamloops

November 4, 2017 Friday night at the Langley Events Centre the Vancouver Giants (5-8-1-2) dropped a 5-4 decision to the Kamloops Blazers (5-11-0-0) in heart-breaking fashion. Garrett Pilon’s second goal of the game came with 16 seconds remaining in regulation on a power play, snapping a 4-4 tie and securing the fifth victory in seven Read More »

Cougars stung late in regulation, again

  November 4, 2017 The Prince George Cougars likely left XFINITY Arena Friday with a feeling of déjà vu, as they found themselves on the wrong end of more late game heroics, this time by the Everett Silvertips in their 3-1 win over the Cougars. After the Winterhawks stung the Cougars with a game winning Read More »

Rockets down Royals 4-2 to start weekend double header

  November 4, 2017 By Kevin Bain The Kelowna Rockets defeated the Victoria Royals 4-2 EN on Friday night in Victoria.   The Royals struck first just 24 seconds in with Jared Legien (8) scoring the early go ahead marker for Victoria. Dillon Dube (6) evened things up on the power play at 14:03 before Read More »

Pat Quinn Classic Burnaby peewee-bantam tourney expanding

  October 31, 2017 Burnaby, B.C. – Almost 40 minor hockey teams from across North America are coming to Burnaby in December to compete in the third annual Pat Quinn Classic.   The 2017 tournament, December 27-30, features 38 teams in three divisions – Peewee AAA Elite, Bantam AAA, and Bantam AAA Elite. Teams from as Read More »

BCMML Week 6 – Cougars and Hawks open up some space

  October 30, 2017 Week 6 of the  BCMML schedule wrapped up on the weekend, with 10 teams seeing action. This week Fraser Valley Thunderbirds had the bye week. Coming into the weekend, six teams were tightly packed in the top tier, and three more nipping at their heels. At the end of the weekend, two Read More »

Danton Heinen notches first two NHL goals

  October 27, 2017 Just four seasons removed from being the captain of the Surrey Eagles, Danton Heinen now has two NHL goals under his belt and has been one of the most productive forwards on the Boston Bruins. The Langley native got his first NHL goal Thursday night and added another later as he Read More »

Stapley BCHL Player of the Week

  October 30, 2017 Vernon Vipers forward Brett Stapley has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Oct. 29, the league announced Monday. Stapley scored four goals in Vernon’s two home wins over the weekend. On Friday, he scored a first period power play goal to give the Vipers a Read More »

T. Crozier commits to Brown

  October 29, 2017 Though the season is still relatively new, it’s already been full of highlights for Tristan Crozier and he can add another to the list as he’s committed to an NCAA Div. I program for next season. Already having welcomed his younger brother Max to the Nanaimo Clippers this season, scoring an Read More »

CSSHL Midget Prep – Delta take two vs BWC

          October 30, 2017 BWC Academy’s run on being the only CSSHL Prep team left with an undefeated record came to end this weekend, losing 5-3 to Delta at Planet Ice on Saturday, and 5-4 in shootout in the rematch at BWC on Sunday. Yale meanwhile, held onto first place although Read More »

WHL Sunday Round Up & Standings

    October 30, 2017 WHL Roundup The Victoria Royals are still the toast of the WHL Western Conference, notching another win in their most recent outing, to open up a nine point lead over the #2 Kelowna Rockets in the BC division. The Prince George Cougars are just two points back of the Rockets. Read More »

BCHL – Sunday Recaps – lots of parity so far

  October 29, 2017   With 12 of the BCHL’s 17 teams within six points of each other, the current season is shaping up to be a real battle among equals for top billing. Here’s a recap of Sunday games, scroll down to see current standings.   Nanaimo 4 – Powell River 0 Taz Burman Read More »

CSSHL – Some separation starting – still lots of tight races

  October 24, 2017 Here’s a quick overview of the current Standings in all of the Canadian Sports School Hockey League divisions, through the first six weeks of league play. Midget Prep: The top three teams are starting to separate themselves from the rest of the pack – with 33 games among them and just Read More »

BCHL – Saturday Game Recaps – Standings, Leaders

  October 23, 2017 Recaps of games played Saturday, October 22. Scroll down for current standings.   Surrey 5 – Vernon 4 Ryan Brushett scored a hat trick for the Surrey Eagles, including the equalizing and winning goals in the third period, to lead his team to a 5-4 road win over his former club Read More »

BCMML Week 5 – Super tight at the top

  October 24, 2017 Week 5 of the  BCMML schedule wrapped up on the weekend, with 10 teams seeing action. This week North West Giants had the bye week. Heading into the weekend, four teams were tightly packed at the top of the league. The Fraser Valley Thunderbirds were in first place with 13 points, one up Read More »

CSSHL Midget Prep – BWC only undefeated team left

  October 22, 2017 (scroll down for standings) BWC Academy kept the good times rolling with another two win weekend Saturday and Sunday, to move to 10-0-0 and remain the only undefeated team in the CSSHL Midget Prep Division. Despite their unbeaten record, BWC are one point behind Yale who are 10-0-1 OTL after dropping Read More »