Tag: CHL Import Draft

CHL Import draft by the numbers

The CHL adopted an import draft in 1992 so that players from countries outside of Canada and the United States could be brought into the three leagues in a method that was supposed to create a more even playing field for recruiting talent outside of North America. From 1992 through […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Tri-City hires Kelly Buchberger as new head coach

The Tri-City Americans announced at a press conference today that they had hired Kelly Buchberger as their new head coach. Buchberger fills the void left when Mike Williamson stepped down from the position earlier this summer. Buchberger played in the WHL for the Moose Jaw Warriors back in 1984-85 and […]

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Sami Moilanen reportedly returning to Finland

It has been reported that 1999-born Finnish winger Sami Moilanen is leaving the Seattle Thunderbirds to return to play in Finland. He will reportedly join Tappara of the Liiga league for the 2018-19 campaign. Tapparalle kaksi hyökkääjäsopimusta ➡https://t.co/Hm0LqkZEPQ#Tappara #Tampere #Liiga pic.twitter.com/IbXpIST7ty — Tappara Official (@Tapparaofficial) May 15, 2018 Tappara has […]