Author: Stephen Hawco

Daily Dose of the Dub: Hitmen prospect makes debut; two Winterhawks hit milestones; Niederreiter scores first goals with new club

Tschigerl debuts NEWS: Hitmen have recalled 15-year-old forward Sean Tschigerl from OHA Edmonton Prep. Tschigerl is expected to make his WHL debut this afternoon! pic.twitter.com/4xKvnkOYri — Calgary Hitmen (@WHLHitmen) January 20, 2019 Calgary Hitmen top prospect Sean Tschigerl made his debut Sunday afternoon in a 4-1 loss to Red Deer, recording one […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Lambos brothers face-off; recently acquired Chiefs prospect commits to NCAA; Hitmen recall goaltender; Bellerive hits milestone;

Lambos face-off Kootenay just recalled Carson Lambos for tonight's game. Carson was the 2nd overall pick in last year's Bantam Draft. Tonight will mark the first time the Lambos brothers play against each other in @TheWHL! 👇 Jonny is the beauty in the Blackhawks lid and Hockey hair pic.twitter.com/UoH36B0hl8 — […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Rockets forward retires; WHLers named captains at Top Prospects Game; pair of defenceman score first WHL goals; Chyzowski returns to lineup

Gardiner retires The @Kelowna_Rockets have announced Erik Gardiner has decided to retire for health and personal reasons. GM Bruce Hamilton says, ‘He supports Erik 100%’. A great shot blocker, the 19 year-old, from my accounts, was an excellent teammate. Wish him the best. — Regan Bartel (@Reganrant) January 16, 2019 […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Three players hit milestones; Stankoven recalled; Byram named CHL Player of the Week

Night of Milestones MILESTONE ALERT 🚨@MontanaOny2 pic.twitter.com/uCzXessopg — Kamloops Blazers (@blazerhockey) January 15, 2019 18-year-old defenseman Montana Onyebuchi appeared in his 150th WHL game Tuesday night against the Moose Jaw Warriors. The Dugald, Manitoba native was originally drafted by Everett, 63rd overall in the third round of the 2015 Bantam Draft, where […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Oil Kings reveal special edition jerseys; former Rocket calls it a career; WHL hands out weekly honours

Oil Kings unveil Cherry jerseys But wait! There's more!#gearedup Read all about today's jersey reveal here: https://t.co/hIC6e36Xe1 pic.twitter.com/DWc4BepeZo — Edmonton Oil Kings (@EdmOilKings) January 14, 2019 The Edmonton Oil Kings revealed their Don Cherry inspired uniforms they will sport for ‘WHL Suits Up with Don Cherry to Promote Organ Donation’ […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Two Hitmen hit milestones; Lamb shines in WHL return

Hitmen fowards hit centennial mark 💯 for both Zimm and Soupy!! Congratulations to both Cael Zimmerman and Hunter Campbell on surpassing 100 career WHL games played! Here's to many more! pic.twitter.com/doGNbe6Hku — Calgary Hitmen (@WHLHitmen) January 13, 2019 Calgary Hitmen forwards Cael Zimmerman and Hunter Campbell both hit milestones recently. The two second year […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Another Blazer suspended; two Kamloops prospects debut; Zabransky released

Blazers defenceman suspended Blazers D Joonas Sillanpaa takes 6th Blazer suspension of the season. One game for slashing major last night. Will miss tonite’s action in Langley. — Jon Keen (@JonKeenNLSports) January 12, 2019 Kamloops Blazers defenceman Joonas Sillanpaa was given a one game suspension for the slashing major he received last […]