BCHL announce Award finalists

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    February 20, 2019 The BCHL has announced the finalists from each division for the league’s annual player awards. In a weighted vote, each BCHL head coach was asked to submit a list ranking their top choices for each of most valuable player, rookie of the year, top defenceman, top goalie and most sportsmanlike […]

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BWC Gala big success

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  February 20, 2019 A huge success. That’s what organizers are calling the first ever Burnaby Winter Club Casino Royale Gala, which was hosted Friday, February 8, at the Gateway Casino. Organizing committee chair Rebecca Ashton reports that over $140,000 was raised for future capital projects at the Club, which exceeded the committee’s goals and expectations. […]

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PJHL Playoffs underway, upsets coming?

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  February 19, 2019 #1 North Van take 2-1 series lead over #8 Ridge Meadows In North Vancouver, the Wolf Pack broke open a tie game with four straight goals and defeated the Ridge Meadows Flames 6-3 last night on home ice at Harry Jerome. North Van got goals from six different skaters and now […]

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Rockets down Royals in game 1 of double header

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  February 19, 2019 The Kelowna Rockets launched back into the win column Monday afternoon in Victoria, B.C. with a 5-2 victory over the Royals. It took the Rockets time to get their legs, they were outshot 6-1 early on. Starting goaltender, James Porter came up with a handful of key saves to keep the […]

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Canada Women down USA in first Rivalry Series

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  February 19, 2019 DETROIT — The inaugural Rivalry Series was created to give Canada and the United States another opportunity to put the world’s best female hockey teams on the ice together. It went so well, there likely will be a sequel. Brianne Jenner and Blayre Turnbull scored, Shannon Szabados made 38 saves, and […]

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Giants win 7th straight, now 1st overall in Western conference

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  February 18, 2019 Saturday night in Kelowna the Vancouver Giants (39-13-2-1) earned their seventh straight victory, a 2-0 triumph over the Kelowna Rockets (23-28-4-1). Milos Roman and Jared Dmytriw supplied the goals for the Giants while David Tendeck stopped all 22 shots he faced to earn his third shutout of the season and the […]

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Newhook named BCHL PoW back to back

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  February 12, 2019   Victoria Grizzlies forward Alex Newhook has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Feb. 10, the league announced Monday. After earning his first Player of the Week honour last week, Newhook was even better this week, putting up nine points in three home games, including […]

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CSSHL – BWC Elite 15 close to clinching top spot

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February 11, 2019 CSSHL Update – BWC Elite 15 (24-3-5) Burnaby Winter Club’s Elite 15’s picked up three of a possible four points last weekend to improve to 24-3-5 on the season. Game 1 – February 9 vs Pursuit (6-25-3) BWC got back in the win column with a 7-1 win against Pursuit. They scored […]

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Byram named WHL Player of the Month

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    January 31, 2019 Bowen Byram of the Vancouver Giants has been named the WHL McSweeney’s Player of the Month for January 2019. Byram recorded 19 points (10G-9A) and a plus-17 rating in 13 games as the Giants led all WHL teams in points earned throughout the month with a 9-3-0-1 record. Their month, which included […]

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Brett Leason – late bloomer now top of NHL prospect

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    January 31, 2019 Courtesy of Western Hockey League When National Hockey League’s Central Scouting Service released their ‘Players to Watch’ List in early October, Prince Albert Raiders forward Brett Leason wasn’t even on the radar. Sure, 10 points (2G-8A) through five games would be good for any player, but those in charge of […]

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