Tips and Winterhawks leading WHL

in regular season

 

November 25, 2019

Here’s how things are looking 24 or so games into the 2019-2020 WHL regular season.

In the West, it’s the US Division Everett Silvertips and Portland Winterhawks tied for first place overall, each with 33 points. The Tips have done it in 22 games, the Hawks in 23.

The Kamloops Blazers of the BC Division are third overall in the West with 30 points in 24 games, followed closely by the Kelowna Rockets with 28 points.

In the Eastern Conference, it’s the East Division Prince Albert Raiders on top with 36 points in 25 games. A point back in the very tight Central Division, are the Lethbridge Hurricanes, with 35. The Edmonton Oil Kings, with a game in hand, are point back of the Canes with 34. And hot on their heels are the Medicine Hat Tigers, with 33 points!

The Winnipeg Ice, ex of Kootenay, are in second place in the East, trailing the Raiders by nine points, and one up on third place Saskatoon Blades.

 

Scoring Leaders

Prince Albert’s Aliaksei Protas (Belarus), is a point up on three challengers with 17G-20A, 37 points in 25 games.

Kamloops’ Connor Zary and Lethbridge’s Dylan Cozens are both 17G-19A, while Zary’s teammate Zane Franklin is 16G-20A, for 36 points.

Two players are tied in fifth place with 35 points. James Hamlin of Medicine Hat is 15G-25A, while Adam Beckman of Spokane is 11G-24A.

 

Goaltenders

Heading the Top 5 WHL goalies by GGA, is Joel Hofer of the Portland Winterhawks, posting 15W-3L-1OTL-1SOL-1SOW in 21 games, with a .935 save percentage, and 1.87 GGA.

Everett’s Dustin Wolf is second overall, with 12W-5L in 17 games, and a .936, 2.05 record.

Carl Tetachuk of the Lethbridge Hurricanes is next with a 9W-4L-0OTL-3SOL-1SOW record in 16 games, and  a.925 average and 2.07 GGA.

Vancouver Giants David Tendeck is next with a 6W-5L record in 12 games, a .921 save record and 2.13 GAA.

Brock Gould of the Victoria Royals holds down the #5 spot, with a 4W-4L, .908 save percentage and 2.32 GAA.

 

 

WHL Standings –  11.15.19

B.C. DIVISION
#
Team GP W L OTL SOL PTS PCT GF GA Streak P10 PIM
1 24 15 9 0 0 30 0.625 96 58 0-2-0-0 6-4-0-0 302
2 23 13 8 1 1 28 0.609 72 69 4-0-0-0 6-4-0-0 331
3 24 12 10 1 1 26 0.542 66 65 1-0-0-0 5-3-1-1 331
U.S. DIVISION
#
Team GP W L OTL SOL PTS PCT GF GA Streak P10 PIM
1 22 16 5 1 0 33 0.750 69 52 1-0-0-0 7-2-1-0 274
2 23 15 5 1 2 33 0.717 88 56 5-0-1-1 6-2-1-1 301
3 22 12 8 2 0 26 0.591 82 56 2-0-0-0 6-3-1-0 221
WESTERN CONFERENCE WILD CARD
#
Team GP W L OTL SOL PTS PCT GF GA Streak P10 PIM
1 22 11 8 2 1 25 0.568 61 75 0-2-2-0 5-3-2-0 323
2 20 11 8 1 0 23 0.575 51 56 1-0-0-0 7-3-0-0 226
3 22 7 12 2 1 17 0.386 53 89 1-0-0-0 3-7-0-0 339
4 24 6 16 0 2 14 0.292 50 82 2-0-0-0 2-7-0-1 224
CENTRAL DIVISION
#
Team GP W L OTL SOL PTS PCT GF GA Streak P10 PIM
1 26 16 7 0 3 35 0.673 105 67 1-0-0-0 7-3-0-0 241
2 25 14 5 4 2 34 0.680 88 76 0-1-1-0 3-4-1-2 308
3 24 16 7 1 0 33 0.688 95 68 2-0-0-0 7-3-0-0 215
EAST DIVISION
#
Team GP W L OTL SOL PTS PCT GF GA Streak P10 PIM
1 25 16 5 3 1 36 0.720 95 62 0-1-0-0 6-3-0-1 265
2 24 13 10 1 0 27 0.563 82 94 0-1-0-0 6-4-0-0 198
3 26 12 12 1 1 26 0.500 72 83 0-4-0-0 4-6-0-0 286
EASTERN CONFERENCE WILD CARDE
#
Team GP W L OTL SOL PTS PCT GF GA Streak P10 PIM
1 22 13 6 2 1 29 0.659 81 66 4-0-1-0 5-3-1-1 308
2 26 11 14 1 0 23 0.442 85 81 0-1-1-0 4-5-1-0 314
3 21 9 11 1 0 19 0.452 58 77 0-4-0-0 4-6-0-0 211
4 23 7 13 0 3 17 0.370 58 101 0-2-0-0 3-6-0-1 345
5 21 5 13 1 2 13 0.310 42 90 0-2-0-0 3-7-0-0 221
6 21 5 14 2 0 12 0.286 59 85 2-0-0-0 4-4-2-0 265

 

WHL Scoring Leaders – Top 20, 11.15.19

R Pos # Name Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG
1 C 21 Protas, Aliaksei PA 25 17 20 37 23 0 83
2 C 18 Zary, Connor KAM 23 17 19 36 15 14 117
3 C 24 Cozens, Dylan LET 24 17 19 36 14 18 117
4 RW 16 Franklin, Zane KAM 24 16 20 36 14 30 83
5 C 10 Hamblin, James MH 24 15 20 35 8 21 99
6 LW 34 Beckman, Adam SPO 21 11 24 35 20 6 95
7 LW 8 Okuliar, Oliver LET 26 17 16 33 19 12 84
8 C 13 Sawchuk, Riley EDM 25 12 19 31 7 13 69
9 LW 21 Hughes, Ryan KAM 23 9 22 31 7 20 74
10 LW 19 Centazzo, Orrin KAM 24 13 16 29 16 19 74
11 C 38 Korczak, Ryder MJ 21 8 21 29 5 4 40
12 RW 19 Kindopp, Bryce EVT 22 15 13 28 11 12 102
13 LW 27 Watts, Brayden PA 23 12 16 28 21 6 62
14 LW 29 Foote, Nolan KEL 21 11 17 28 4 49 75
15 RW 19 Wiesblatt, Ozzy PA 25 10 18 28 11 19 71
16 D 28 Cotton, Alex LET 26 7 21 28 15 10 76
17 LW 21 Neighbours, Jake EDM 25 5 23 28 4 16 83
18 C 11 Moe, Spencer PA 25 10 16 26 15 0 49
19 C 21 Kemp, Brett MH 24 7 19 26 4 8 71
20 D 2 Addison, Calen LET 25 7 19 26 6 24 74
21 C 12 Newkirk, Reece POR 21 6 20 26 6 24 71