NHL Central Scouting – 20 BC Players listed

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      April 16, 2019 BC Born / Raised NHL Draft Prospects Here’s a brief look at the Top 10 BC players on the NHL Central Scouting final pre-draft prospects list. Scroll down for the full list of 20 BC born / raised players listed.     Cranbrook’s Bowen Byram of the Vancouver Giants, […]

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Cyclone Taylor Cup gets underway Thursday

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  The BC Junior B Championship series gets underway Thursday in Campbell River. Four teams will match up to compete for the Cyclone Taylor Cup. The Campbell River Storm will host the three BC Junior B league champions – Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League champions Victoria Cougars; Kootenay International Junior Hockey League champions, Revelstoke Grizzlies; […]

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North Van Bantam A1 win PCAHA Final 4, Cloverdale #2

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    March 1, 2019 The PCAHA Bantam Tier 1 Final 4 was decided after teams had played just two games at Harry Jerome in North Vancouver, with the #1 ranked host team claiming the banner, and #7 ranked Cloverdale moving through to Provincials as the second PCAHA representative. There had been several upsets in the […]

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USA downs Russia 2-0 for World Junior A Gold

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    December 17, 2018 by Justin La Rose BONNYVILLE– Isaiah Saville turned aside all 25 shots he faced, Bobby Brink and Trevor Janicke provided the offence and the United States claimed gold at the 2018 World Junior A Challenge with a 2-0 win over Russia on Sunday. It’s the eighth gold medal at the tournament […]

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Canada West wins Bronze vs Czech

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  December 17, 2018   BONNYVILLE– Team Canada West capped off its 2018 World Junior A Challenge with a bronze medal, defeating the Czech Republic 3-1 at the R.J. Lalonde Arena in Bonnyville on Sunday. After suffering a 3-2 overtime loss to the United States in the semifinals, Team Canada West rebounded in the bronze […]

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Canada West drops games to Russia and Czech

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  December 13, 2018 GAME 4, 5-4 SO CZECH REPUBLIC Canada West now 2-2-0 at World Junior A Challenge by Justin Rose After being blanked by the Russians 3-0 on Wednesday, Canada West fell 5-4 in a shootout to the Czech Republic Thursday night at the RJ Lalonde Arena, in Bonnyville, Alberta. The loss was […]

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New Major Bantam League for Lower Mainland and Okanagan

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  December 11, 2018 BC Hockey has announced that seven Lower Mainland and Okanagan teams will be part of a Major Bantam AAA Pilot program to be launched for the coming 2019-2020 season. The program has been launched in response to the rapid expansion of the bantam prep and bantam varsity team divisions in the […]

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

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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 […]

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

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  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 […]

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10 BC players on World Jr. A Canada West Camp Roster

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  December 2, 2018 Ten BC-born players are among a group of 44 invitees who will gather in Calgary from Dec. 3-5 at the Markin MacPhail Centre at WinSport’s Canada Olympic Park for the Team Canada West selection camp. The players will participate in games and practices before departing for Bonnyville on Dec. 6. The players […]

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7 BCHLers on NHL Players to Watch Lists

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    November 12, 2018 CALGARY, Alta. – National Hockey League Central Scouting released Monday its updated Players to Watch List as a prelude to the upcoming 2019 NHL Draft and 19 current Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) skaters are among those ranked.     Continuing to top the CJHL contingent is Victoria Grizzlies (BCHL) […]

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Castagna brings speed to new Bulldogs lineup

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    August 22, 2018 The Alberni Valley Bulldogs Fans got a little taste of what it is like to see Stephen Castagna play as he suited up for five regular season games and four play off games last season, and he made an impression. In nine games he tallied a total of five points, […]

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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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