USA Women break Canada’s Gold Medal streak

in tournaments, Other News

  February 22, 2018 by Jamie Tozer Canada’s women’s ice hockey team is leaving PyeongChang 2018 with a silver medal, following a 3-2 shootout loss in the final to the United States. The loss snaps the Canadian women’s Olympic win streak at 24 games. They had won four straight Olympic gold medals following the last […]

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Rockets down Cougars, lead BC division, 2nd overall

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  February 20, 2018 by Kevin Bain The Kelowna Rockets defeated the Prince George Cougars 6-5 on Tuesday night at Prospera Place. Dillon Dube(28) got things started early for Kelowna scoring just 49 seconds into the first frame. Then at 5:04 Carsen Twarynski extended his team lead in goals roofing a shot on the power […]

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Kelowna Rockets, where are they now

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  Tyson Baillie February 21, 2018 Here’s a look at where a few of recent grads of the Kelowna Rockets are playing now. Tyson Baillie is currently in his second season as a member of the University of Alberta Golden Bears of the CIS. Last season, Baillie played in 28 games for U of A […]

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Bellerive WHL Player of the Week

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      February 20, 2018 Calgary – Lethbridge Hurricanes captain Jordy Bellerive has been named WHL On the Run Player of the Week for the week ending February 18, 2018, the league announced Tuesday. Bellerive, a signed prospect of the Pittsburgh Penguins, registered 10 points (5G-5A) and a plus-six rating in five games as […]

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BCHL announce Award Finalists

in regular season, Other News

      February 21, 2018 After stage one of voting by the league’s head coaches, a finalist has been named from each division for the BCHL’s annual awards. For the first time in league history, the Goaltending Award is being voted on. Prior to this season, it simply went to the goalie with the […]

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BWC Peewees finish 3W-1L in Quebec

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    February 19, 2018 The Burnaby Winter Club Peewee Bruins have returned to BC after a terrific run at this year’s Quebec International Pee-Wee Tournament. The BWC Peewees played four straight games in the NHL-sized Centre Videotron, downing three of the top teams in North America, before succumbing 1-0 to the Buffalo Junior Sabres […]

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BWC edge NW Giants in inaugural Iron Bowl

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  February 14, 2018 Two of the top midget teams in BC faced off February 14, in the inaugural Iron Bowl, played at Bill Copeland Arena in Burnaby. After jumping out to a 2-0 lead, and then stretching it to 3-1, the CSSHL BWC Midget Prep hung on during a late 6 on 4 extra-man, […]

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BWC Peewees extend Quebec winning streak

in playoffs, regular season, Other News

    February 17, 2018 The Burnaby Winter Club Peewees have extended their winning streak to three at the prestigious Quebec Peewee Tournament. The win means BWC will continue to face-off in the NHL sized Centre Videotron, in their quest for the elusive, unofficial Peewee World Championship title. The team is competing in a Pool […]

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Ridge Meadows Seeking Executive Director

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      February 7, 2018 Ridge Meadows Minor Hockey Association (RMMHA) is searching for an Executive Director to oversee the operations, administration, staffing and strategic direction of the association. The Executive Director will represent Ridge Meadows Hockey in the community and is the key liaison between the members, the Association, and the Board of […]

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2 BCHL teams ranked in Top 20

in playoffs, regular season, Other News

    February 15, 2018 CALGARY, Alta. – It is status quo for the top four teams in the latest Canadian Junior Hockey League Top 20 rankings with the Carleton Place Canadians (CCHL), Okotoks Oilers (AJHL), Nipawin Hawks (SJHL) and Steinbach Pistons (MJHL) leading the way while the surging Spruce Grove Saints (AJHL) move to No. […]

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New playoff format for BCHL

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    As announced in the fall, the 2018 BC Ford Dealers Road to the Fred Page Cup BCHL playoffs will have a different look from last year. This season, there will be no byes and 16 teams will earn a spot in the postseason with two of those being wild-card berths. As of today, […]

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Prairie Hockey Academy to join CSSHL

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  February 8, 2018 The Canadian Sport School Hockey League (CSSHL) announced last week that the Prairie Hockey Academy (PHA) has been approved by the Board of Governors as the CSSHL’s 20th member, and will begin play in the 2018-19 season. PHA, located in Caronport, Saskatchewan, began play as a sanctioned Hockey Canada Sport School, […]

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Ridge Meadows Seeking Executive Director

in Other News

      February 7, 2018 Ridge Meadows Minor Hockey Association (RMMHA) is searching for an Executive Director to oversee the operations, administration, staffing and strategic direction of the association. The Executive Director will represent Ridge Meadows Hockey in the community and is the key liaison between the members, the Association, and the Board of […]

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Tips join Warriors and Broncos in CHL Top 10

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  February 7, 2018 Toronto – The Canadian Hockey League today announced the week 20 edition of the CHL Top-10 Rankings for the 2017-18 season. The weekly rankings of the CHL’s Top-10 teams are selected by a panel of National Hockey League scouts. Moose Jaw #2 The Moose Jaw Warriors remained the second-best team in the […]

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Patrik Laine Loves Winnipeg – (and CoD)

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  February 6, 2018 by Patrik Laine Other than destroying Nik Ehlers in Call of Duty, I think the best thing to happen to me last year was falling in love with Winnipeg. I mean, I heard some guys talking bad about the city and that Winnipeg was not a good place. What do they […]

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Call for BCMML, Female Midget AAA and Zone Team Staff

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  February 7, 2018 BC Hockey announced that team staff applications are currently being accepted for the 11 Major Midget League (MML) teams, five (5) Female Midget AAA (FMAAA) and eight (8) Okanagan-Mainline Amateur Hockey Association (OMAHA) Zone Program teams for the 2018-2019 season. The following positions are available: General Manager Head Coach Assistant Coach […]

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BCHL’s Grisdale hangin’ em up

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  February 6, 2018 After 15 years on the job, this will be the final season for John Grisdale as commissioner of the BCHL. Grisdale is the first person to have taken on the title of commissioner and he has held the league’s top job longer than any person in league history. He succeeded Ron Boileau, who was league president, […]

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Hockey rivals meet in inaugural “Iron Bowl” in Burnaby

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February 6, 2018 A classic show down is in the works for Valentine’s Day, in a rare mid-season match up between two of the top midget teams in Western Canada. What’s more is that the two teams normally would never meet each other  – the BWC Midget Prep team plays in the Canadian Sports School […]

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