BWC win Delta Academy Midget Prep Winter Classic

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January 15, 2018 The first annual Delta Wild Hockey Academy Winter Classic finished with both the championship and bronze medal games going to overtime to decide the medals. In the Championship game, Burnaby Winter Club prevailed over OHA Red, 4-3, on a top shelf snipe from captain Elan Bar-Lev-Wise about 1:40 into the OT period. […]

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Cozens named WHL Player of the Week

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  January 15, 2018 The Western Hockey League announced today that Lethbridge Hurricanes forward Dylan Cozens has been named WHL On the Run Player of the Week for the week ending January 14, 2018. Cozens, a player eligible for the 2019 NHL Draft, recorded nine points (5G-4A) in three games as the Lethbridge Hurricanes moved […]

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WHL Trades – summary of recent moves

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    January 15, 2018 Here’s a summary of WHL moves prior to the trade deadline last week. Date Team Transfers To Team Transfers 10-Jan-18 Lethbridge Brady Pouteau   Regina 7th Rnd. ’18 10-Jan-18 Brandon Tanner Kaspick   Victoria Jonathan Lambos Cameron MacDonald Ty Thorpe   1st Rnd. ’19   1st Rnd. ’21 10-Jan-18 Brandon […]

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BCHL Trades – Recent moves

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    January 15, 2018 Here’s a recap recent moves in the BCHL prior to trade deadline last week. 10-Jan-18 The Surrey Eagles have transferred the CJHL playing rights to Dominic Dumas(99)(F) and future considerations to the Georgetown Raiders of the OJHL in exchange for the CJHL playing rights to Mario Cavaliere(97)(G) 10-Jan-18 The Surrey […]

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Vipers honor owner Duncan Wray, who passed suddenly last week

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    January 14, 2018 by Roger Knox, Vernon Morning Star Just this past Saturday, The Morning Star had a chance to reminisce with Vernon Vipers owner Duncan Wray. It was at the Celebrate The Civic game against the Prince George Spruce Kings, the final Junior A game to be played in the Vernon Civic […]

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Delta Academy Midget Prep Winter Classic underway

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  January 12, 2018 Day 1 of the Delta Wild Winter Classic is complete, with four games played Thursday evening. Delta Hockey Academy are hosting an eight team tournament featuring six teams from the CSSHL Midget Prep league, and two American 18U teams, the Arizona Bobcats and the Everett Junior Silvertips, of the NAPHL. The games […]

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BWC Team Reports – Good shape for second half

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      January 8, 2018 Here’s a look at where things stand for Burnaby Winter Club teams as the second half of the 2017-2018 gets underway.         CSSHL Teams Background – League expansion This year BWC moved its top Bantam program into the burgeoning Canadian Sports School Hockey League, competing in […]

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WJC Wrap – Team Canada Scoring Stats

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  January 7, 2018 This year’s Canada Team at the World Juniors has been characterized as a team with a lot of depth, vs a team with a lot of individual firepower. As with any Canadian team at this Championship, game roles meted out can be considered somewhat arbitrary, with the coaches in the unenviable […]

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WJC – Canada wins Gold in thriller

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  January 5, 2017 by Andrew Podnieks Tyler Steenbergen scored the biggest goal of his life, with just 1:40 left in regulation, to break a 1-1 deadlock with Sweden and set up a 3-1 empty netter for Team Canada Gold. Steenbergen had played just 3:17 through two periods, 37 seconds in the first, had but […]

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CHL supports Juniors in Olympics play

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    January 5, 2018 by Ken Campbell, The Hockey News CHL president David Branch said Hockey Canada will get the full support from the major junior circuit, and that could mean a few World Junior Championship standouts find themselves on the Olympic roster in Pyeongchang.   BUFFALO – Although no official announcement has been […]

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Russia shocks U18 Women

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  January 6, 2018 by Andy Potts A big crowd in Dmitrov inspired Russia to its first ever victory over Canada in Women’s U18 World Championship play. What difference does home ice advantage make? For Russia at the start of the 2018 Women’s World U18 Championship, the boost from playing in Dmitrov was huge. Prior […]

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BWC Prep and E15 tour Wisco

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  Although it’s slowly changing, the US College experience is still largely an unknown to most young Canadian athletes. Sure, spill-over media coverage of the big College bowl games, with huge stadiums filled to the brim, full fields of marching bands, parades, cheerleaders and crowds of mad cap fans, give some idea of what its […]

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Midget Rankings – CSSHL-BCMML

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CSSHL-BCMML, PCAHA MIDGET RANKINGS January 1, 2018 CSSHL-BCMML Hockey Hub BC Midget AAA Rankings presented here rank CSSHL Midget Prep and BCMML teams together, based solely on winning percentage in regular season league play, at January 1, 2018. As no interlocking tournament play is scheduled this year, no attempt has been made to rank on […]

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World Juniors QF Preview

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  January 1, 2018 By Alec Gearty Here’s an overview of the quarterfinal World Junior games set for Tuesday, January 2. All times EASTERN.   Finland vs. Czech Republic Noon at KeyBank Center Finland wasn’t able to grasp a higher seed in its group so they’ll have to face the Czech Republic in the first […]

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BCMML at Macs – T-Birds eliminated by eventual winners

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  January 1, 2018 The Fraser Valley Thunderbirds were BC’s last hope for BCMML glory at this year’s Mac’s AAA Midget Hockey Tournament in Calgary, when they faced off against the Regina Pat Canadians at noon Sunday. All four of the other BC hopefuls had already been eliminated, including the two top teams in the league, […]

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Wondering about KIMMT?

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  In case you missed it earlier, and are wondering about this year’s Kelowna International Major Midget Tournament (KIMMT), please note that 2018 tournament was canceled last July, after tournament organizers were unable to overcome scheduling changes in the CSSHL and Major Midget leagues. The tournament had run for 38 years and had become a […]

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BCMML – at Mac’s – Schedules & times

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  December 26, 2017 Five BCMML teams are competing in the 2017 Mac’s AAA Midget Hockey Tournament, in Calgary, Alberta. One team has been placed into each of the five Round Robin Pools. The teams will play four round robin games to start. The tournament has been running since 1978 and attracts top teams from […]

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Rockets Dube to lead Canada Juniors

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  Dillon Dube to captain Canada at world juniors December 24, 2017 CBC Sports Kelowna Rockets forward Dillon Dube will captain Team Canada at the upcoming world junior championship. Defencemen Dante Fabbro (Boston University), Victor Mete (Montreal Canadiens) and Kale Clague (Brandon Wheat Kings) will serve as alternates. Dube, Fabbro and Clague are returning members […]

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