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Giants down T-birds in pre-season opener

  September 1, 2017 The Vancouver Giants defeated the Seattle Thunderbirds 3-1 Friday morning in the first game for both teams at the Delta Hotels Preseason Classic at Xfinity Arena in Everett. Play will continue Saturday when the T-Birds face the Everett Silvertips Saturday, September 2 at 7:00 pm. The Classic ends for the T-Birds Read More »

Dan O’Connor named Vancouver Giants Play by Play Broadcaster

August 14, 2017 The Vancouver Giants announced on Monday that Brendan Batchelor has accepted a new career opportunity and will be moving on from the team while Dan O’Connor has been named the new Director of Media Relations and Play-by-Play Broadcaster for the club. Batchelor is moving to Sportsnet 560 to call the Vancouver Canucks, alongside ex-Canuck Read More »

WHL Giants sign Slovak Milos Roman

      July 17, 2017 The Vancouver Giants have announced the signing of 1999-born forward Milos Roman to a Western Hockey League Standard Player Agreement. The Giants drafted Roman with the sixth overall pick in the 2017 CHL Import Draft. “We are glad to add a top six forward to our group,” said Glen Read More »

Six WHL Giants Prospects picked for U16 shortlists

    July 25, 2017 Vancouver Giants prospects Justin Sourdif, Tanner Brown, Cole Shepard, John Little, Braedy Euerby and Krz Plummer have been named to the shortlists for their respective provincial Under-16 teams ahead of the 2017 Western Canada U16 Challenge Cup.  Sourdif, Brown, Shepard, Little and Euerby were shortlisted for Team BC while Plummer Read More »

WHL Giants Ron Toigo inducted into BCHHOF

      July 28, 2017 Vancouver Giants President and Majority Owner Ron Toigo was inducted into the BC Hockey Hall of Fame July 28 in Penticton. Toigo, who serves on the WHL’s Board of Governors, was inducted in the Builders Category. The long-time Tsawwassen resident owned the Tri-City Americans from 1991-2000 before selling the team Read More »

WHL Giants hire new Associate Coach

  August 4, 2017 The Vancouver Giants have announced that Dean Chynoweth has been named the club’s new Associate Coach. “We are very pleased to add Dean to our staff,” said Glen Hanlon, General Manager. “One of his many responsibilities will be to work with our young defencemen, and with the wealth of hockey knowledge and Read More »

2017 WHL Bantam Draft – Where they played

  May 4, 2017 Calgary, AB  – The Western Hockey League completed its 2017 Bantam Draft today at the Deerfoot Inn in Calgary. After winning the 2017 WHL Bantam Draft Lottery, the Prince Albert Raiders used the first-overall pick to select defenceman Kaiden Guhle (Sherwood Park, Alta./OHA Edmonton). In total, 230 players were drafted over 14 Read More »