Author: Stephen Hawco

Thank you, DUBNetwork

December 8, 2018. My very first published article (on any platform). It included a rare trade nullification as well as Carter Hart’s first shutout in the professional ranks, thus beginning my journey with DUBNetwork. It’s no secret now…DUBNetwork will not be continuing for the foreseeable future but before I get into […]

Vancouver Giants

Giants stay busy with signing of Damian Palmieri

  Vancouver Giants GM Barclay Parneta is continuing to stay busy during the extended off-season, signing defenceman Damian Palmieri to a WHL Standard Player Agreement on Tuesday. The six-foot-tall, 182-pound left-handed blue-liner was selected 87th overall in the fourth round of the 2019 WHL Bantam Draft out of the Delta Hockey Academy […]

The Leslie Family

Giants’ top prospect Leslie excited to go to Vancouver, signs WHL player agreement

The Vancouver Giants announced on Thursday morning the signing of top prospect Mazden Leslie to a WHL Standard Player Agreement. Leslie is already the 12th player from the first round of last week’s Bantam draft to be signed, something that is unprecedented in a sense for the WHL. “I’m really excited […]

Vancouver Giants Barclay Parneta Rik Fedyk

Giants draft talk with Barclay Parneta

  When the Vancouver Giants hired Barclay Parneta in May 2018 to be their general manager, the organization knew it was getting an extensive scouting background and knowledge in player evaluation. Parneta’s resume includes 18 years with the Tri-City Americans where he held various positions including head scout and assistant general manager, […]