Author: Stephen Hawco

Daily Dose of the Dub: Raiders, Silvertips send prospects back; Broncos release Waitzner; multiple milestones around the league; former Warrior named captain in the Q; Cougars sign prospect; Spokane’s Gallagher heading to BCHL

Prospects sent back The Raiders have returned 2001-born goaltender Brett Balas to the AJHL's Calgary Canucks. — Prince Albert Raiders (@PARaidersHockey) January 8, 2019 The Prince Albert Raiders have returned ‘01 goalie Brett Balas to the Calgary Canucks of the AJHL. Balas went 2-0-0-0 with a 2.56 GAA and a […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Maier, Philp get weekly honours; two more deals made ahead of deadline; Kootenay reassigns Lambo

Maier and Philp get weekly honours Noah Philp of the @SeattleTbirds has been named the WHL On the Run Player of the Week! DETAILS 📰 | https://t.co/eX2KPKVoT6 pic.twitter.com/dJWe4bhpmc — The WHL (@TheWHL) January 7, 2019 Seattle Thunderbirds forward Noah Philp has been named WHL Player of the Week after recording four goals […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Balcers gets first NHL goal; Trades slow down with deadline looming; former Bronco gets first pro goal; Ross gets first WHL win

Balcers gets first in NHL BALCERS! SCORES! HIS FIRST CAREER @NHL GOAL! pic.twitter.com/K0m3pbh3Lp — Ottawa Senators (@Senators) January 6, 2019 After appearing in his first NHL game the previous night, former Kamloops Blazer Rudolfs Balcers scored his first NHL goal in a 5-4 loss to Carolina. Here’s the clip: .@rudolfsbalcers […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Broncos sign Buchanan; Balcers makes NHL debut; Sward pots first WHL goal

Broncos add Buchanan Kye Buchanan will arrive in @City_SC tomorrow and finish the year with #SCB. More details coming up on today’s Breakfast with Brockman. https://t.co/T7YHDyHPKJ — SC Broncos (@SCBroncos) January 5, 2019 The Swift Current Broncos have signed ‘01 Kye Buchanan to a WHL Standard Player Agreement and will be joining […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Vancouver swings a couple deals; Tigers trade Rybinski

Giants complete two trades TRADE 🔁: The Vancouver Giants have acquired 1999-born forward Jadon Joseph from the @WHLPats in exchange for a 2019 2nd round pick and a 2020 6th round pick. Read More 🖇️: https://t.co/SauahrYAXs Welcome to the Giants Jadon! 📸: Keith Hershmiller pic.twitter.com/uiZ7HNcVF7 — Vancouver Giants (@WHLGiants) January […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Trade deadline gets a head start; trio of former WHLers named AHL All-Stars; Legien back to the SJHL

One week before the WHL trade deadline, multiple teams got a head start on the action with four trades being made Thursday. ICE acquire Creta 🚨 TRADE ALERT 🚨: ICE acquire '00-born defenceman Marco Creta from @WHLPats READ ➡️ https://t.co/Cu02Us1BTs pic.twitter.com/Om9U3e2qTv — Kootenay ICE (@WHLKootenayICE) January 3, 2019 The Kootenay […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Thunderbirds trade away Hughes and Andrusiak and sign Ross; Fradette Mac’s Tournament top goalie

Seattle and Everett swap Andrusiak and Richards TRADE | T-Birds Acquire Sean Richards, Prospect Forward, and Three Draft Picks From Everett https://t.co/2ckm9ftDhF pic.twitter.com/JZMYsGf6da — Seattle Thunderbirds (@SeattleTbirds) January 1, 2019 In what has become less rare recently, the rival Everett Silvertips traded overage forward Sean Richards, the rights to unsigned […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Hitmen, Cougars call up prospects; WHLers light the lamp in WJC round robin finales

Hitmen call up goaltending prospect Roster Move: Hitmen have recalled goaltender Ethan Hein from the Swift Current Legionnaires of the SMAAAHL. Welcome to the team! @ethanhein31 pic.twitter.com/29fJ2bSJqO — Calgary Hitmen (@WHLHitmen) December 31, 2018 The Calgary Hitmen recalled ’02 goaltender Ethan Hein from Swift Current of the SMAAAHL. Hein was originally drafted […]