Alumni Feature

Hockey Teaches

This is a letter to the future, the current, and alumni of the WHL. It is also a letter to all the coaches that have developed and are developing the future of the league. To the players: You are a hockey player. It’s in your DNA, who you are as […]

Why the Western Hockey League?

Every player has their own path in hockey. Day in and day out, players are traded called up or sent down, players are given contracts or cut. There are youth teams, professional teams, university teams, and Junior teams. I’ve seen players go from High School hockey to NCAA and to […]

40/60 Players

The National Hockey League is made up of 31 clubs spanning over two countries. Each club rosters 23 players on game nights. There are 713 game night roster spots. The IIHF (International Ice Hockey Federation) says there are close to two million hockey players in the world, ranging over more […]