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Giants win 7th straight, 2-1 OT vs Royals at the Coliseum

  December 13, 2018 It may have been the most dramatic Teddy Bear Toss victory in the 18-year history of the Vancouver Giants last Saturday night. With only a minute and 19 seconds remaining in the third period trailing by a goal, Giants defenceman Bowen Byram scored the 2018 Teddy Bear Toss game tying goal, Read More »

Canada Juniors edge U-Sports in shootout

  December 13, 2018 Canada’s National Junior Team hopefuls took a 3-2 victory over the U SPORTS All-Stars in a shootout marathon at the Q Centre in Victoria, last night. The first of three matchups between the two sides saw Jack Studnicka (Tecumseh, ON, Oshawa Generals) score twice in regulation before Shane Bowers (Herring Cove, NS – Read More »

CSSHL announces Championship dates and formats

  December 12, 2018 The Canadian Sport School Hockey League has announced dates and details surrounding the 2019 BDO CSSHL Championships to be held in Penticton, B.C. from March 7-17, 2019. The 2019 BDO CSSHL Championships will be so far, with 73 teams and over 1,300 student athletes competing over 11 days to determine champions Read More »

Canada West opens with two wins at World Jr. A Challenge

December 11, 2018 Canada West is off to great start at the World Junior A Challenge which kicked off in Bonnyville, Alberta, on Sunday. In game 1 Sunday, the team defeated Team USA in a rematch of last year’s gold medal game. Alex Newhook, the Newfoundland star who plays for the Victoria Grizzlies, eventually won it Read More »

PJHL: Wolf Pack increase lead, Pilots-Trappers battle continues

    December 10, 2018 Wolf Pack stretch it out at top of Tom Shaw The Aldergrove Kodiaks finally stopped the North Vancouver Wolf Pack December 5 with 3-2 home ice victory, bringing the Pack’s 11 game winning streak to an end. Over the 11 game stretch, the Wolf Pack had outscored opponents 67-17, and Read More »

CSSHL – BWC Midget Prep – two big games vs Shawnigan upcoming

December 10, 2018 CSSHL Midget Prep Update – 12 game win streak BWC’s Midget Prep team picked up another three wins over the weekend to improve to 19-3-2. The weekend started with a 4-1 win against Pursuit (5-13-2). Mattias Hohlweg scored the game-winner in the second period and Brendan Wang continued his strong offensive output Read More »

Team BC U16 Male roster announced

  December 10, 2018 BC Hockey has announced the 20-players selected for the BC Male U16 team at the 2019 Canada Winter Games in Red Deer, which is being held February 16-22, 2019. Of the 20 players selected, 12 are currently playing in the Canadian Sport School Hockey League. The other eight spent the 2017-18 Read More »

PCAHA Bantam Races – nearing the turn

    December 8, 2018 As PCAHA league play approaches the half season mark, here’s our annual overview of how things are shaping up in the bantam division prior to the Christmas break. But first some background – as there have been some remarkable changes in bantam hockey over the past few seasons, especially over Read More »

Rockets blank Royals in goaltending duel

  December 8, 2018 Glen Erickson, Kelowna Daily Courier Midway through the Kelowna Rockets’ contest against the division rival Victoria Royals, it became apparent that one of the teams was probably going to have to win ugly. For the Rockets, now 14-15-2 on the season, winning ugly on Friday night sure beat the alternative. “It Read More »

Kelowna Rockets acquire rights to Alex Swetlikoff from Hurricanes

  December 6, 2018 Alex Swetlikoff’s rights have been traded to his hometown Kelowna Rockets in a Thursday deal with the Lethbridge Hurricanes. In return for the rights to the 17-year-old forward, the Hurricanes received a fourth-round selection in the 2022 Western Hockey League Bantam Draft. Originally selected in the third round, 62nd overall, of the Read More »

3 BC WHL Alumni on U SPORTS All-Stars to face World Junior Prospects

  December 8, 2018 Twelve Western Hockey League alumni, including four returning players, highlight the U SPORTS Men’s Hockey All-Stars roster set to face Hockey Canada’s World Junior Prospects in Victoria, B.C. from Dec. 12 to 14. The 25-man rosters includes two goaltenders, three defencemen, and seven forwards with WHL experience, led by a trio of Read More »

Giants make it 6 weeks straight in CHL Top 10

  December 8, 2018 Winners of six straight, the Vancouver Giants make their 10th appearance in the Kia CHL Top 10 Rankings this week, leading the BC Division with a record of 20-6-2-0. The Giants are one of eight CHL teams to reach the 20-win mark this season, joining the Prince Albert Raiders, Everett Silvertips, Read More »

BWC Bantam A1 – on hot streak

      BWC Bantam A1- In the hunt – #1 in their sights December 8, 2018 The Burnaby Winter Club Bantam A1 are on a hot streak, and if they can keep it up, could be the #1 team in their Flight at the Christmas break. Although the team stumbled a bit out of Read More »

7 BC players make cut for Canada West World Jr. A team

  December 5, 2018 Seven BC players lead the contingent of 22 Junior A players selected for Team Canada West, announced by Hockey Canada today. The team will open competition in the 2018 World Junior A Challenge vs Team USA in Bonnyville, Alberta, on Sunday, December 9. The BC players include four forwards: Harrison Blaisdell Read More »

WHL Update – Giants increase lead in West

    December 5, 2018 BC Division The Vancouver Giants continue to stretch their lead at the top of the WHL BC division, and are knocking on the door for the #1 spot overall in the Western Conference. With a record of 20-6-2-0 ant 42 points, the Giants are just three back of Everett, with Read More »

Canada WJC Selection Camp Roster announced

    December 4, 2018   CALGARY – With just weeks to go before the puck drops on the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship, Hockey Canada has named the 34 players who have earned an invitation to Canada’s National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp, Dec. 11-14 in Victoria, B.C. The camp roster includes three Read More »

Seattle – the name game begins

    December 4, 2018 by Daniel Goffenberg, Sportsnet Seattle is getting an NHL franchise. And now we wait to see what it’ll be called. Thirteen possible names were registered by someone with Oak View Group – the company responsible for renovating Seattle’s KeyArena – last January. Thanks to some sleuthing by Detroithockey.net’s Clark Rasmussen, Read More »

NHL comes to Seattle 2021-2022

December 4, 2018, 2:02 PM By Rory Boyle, Sportsnet by Rory [email protected] In a press conference at the Board of Governors meetings in Sea Island, Ga., on Tuesday, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman announced the arrival of the league’s 32nd team in Seattle. The long-awaited and expected approval was voted on unanimously, though the new team Read More »

West Van Bantam Prep win inaugural Delta Wild Winter Classic

    December 4, 2018 with files from Mark Booth, Delta Optimist, photos by James Garrett West Vancouver Warriors Academy are the winners of the inaugural Delta Wild Bantam Classic Tournament, played at Planet Ice in Delta this weekend. The Warriors defeated Delta Hockey Academy’s Wild Green 5-3 in Sunday’s championship game after both teams Read More »

CSSHL – BWC Elite 15 – 4-3 SOW over Delta, 1st in division

December 4, 2018 CSSHL E15 Update: The league leading BWC Elite 15’s played just one game last weekend, a Saturday game against their rivals in Delta, currently #3 overall at 15-5-2, and came away with a 4-3 shootout win. Davis Sato scored the only goal in the shootout to win it for BWC, and he also Read More »

BWC Atom A2 – leading GVC F2 – A3 battling for 2nd

        December 2, 2018   As noted in our Atom A1 report earlier, there have been some changes to the atom league structure in the PCAHA this year.  Last year, the top three BWC Atom teams all played in top Flight of the GVC Atom conference. This year Flight 1 from GVC and Read More »

BWC Atom A1 – leading new PCAHA Flight 1 division

        December 2, 2018 BWC A1 – First Place – Flight 1 The Burnaby Winter Club Atom A1 are off to a torrid start in league play. The team is 8-1-0 over their first nine games, placing them at the top of the new PCAHA Atom Flight 1 –  the only Atom Read More »