There are new details emerging regarding the start of the 2020-21 WHL Regular season following a conference call with the WHL Commissioner, Ron Robison. The WHL and it’s member clubs are targeting a 50-game season with a firm starting date of January 8th, 2021. It was also announced today […]
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This afternoon the Western Hockey League Board of Governors announced the WHL Regular Season is scheduled to commence on Friday, January 8, 2021. Included in the announcement were some changes to the format for the divisions. The East Division will now include the Swift Current Broncos, creating a seven-team division […]
As we first reported on Wednesday afternoon, the WHL has registered as a lobbyist in the province of B.C.
With the cancellation of the 2019-20 season well in the rear-view mirror, the WHL is looking ahead to the 2020-21 season. Lobbyist registration documents show the Western Hockey League registered as a lobbyist in B.C. seeking guidance from that provincial government on return to play guidelines on May 11th. […]
With the four Canadian provinces and two U.S. states revealing their re-opening plans to try to get to a new normal, we can start to figure out whether we will have WHL hockey in the 2020-21 season.