It will all be over in about a week. That is, the current edition of the Stanley Cup playoffs. And what an edition it has been, orchestrated by the National Hockey League with admirable efficiency amid COVID-19 restrictions. Indeed, the NHL seems to have gotten it right. When the […]
Tag: Dallas Stars
Former Edmonton Oil Kings Head Coach Derek Laxdal is enjoying a great deal of success as an assistant coach of the Dallas Stars. The team punched its ticket to the Stanley Cup Final after a spirited series victory over the Vegas Golden Knights. For Laxdal, the success he experienced […]
As an intermission guest on a Western Hockey League radio broadcast a few years ago, I was caught off guard during a live interview by a question I didn’t see coming. The query went something to the effect of, “Who’s the favourite player you’ve interviewed for a feature, the […]
As the summer rolls on, so does our WHL prospects review series. In our first post, we took a look at the seven players selected by NHL teams in the Pacific Division in 2018 and 2019. Today, we’ll dive into the prospects in the Central Division. Chicago Blackhawks In […]
We were fortunate enough to speak with former Prince Albert Raider Dave Manson about his time playing for PA, behind the Raiders bench, as well as his storied NHL career
Daily Dose of the Dub: Giants acquire Budy from Rebels for Sexsmith, Broncos, Chiefs, Royals sign prospects and more
The Vancouver Giants have acquired forward Brendan Budy from the Red Deer Rebels in exchange for 17-year-old defenseman Joel Sexsmith.
The Buffalo Sabres have signed Lethbridge Hurricanes forward Dylan Cozens to his entry-level contract.
The Spokane Chiefs have officially brought in Manny Viveiros (251 GP, 60 G, 261 A with the Prince Albert Raiders) as the team’s new head coach
If you can believe it, the tiny southwestern town of Foxwarren, Manitoba, has already had three of its citizens play in the National Hockey League. The most recognizable name might be Pat Falloon. The Red Deer Rebels’ Dawson Barteaux hopes to join them on his quest to become the fourth […]
Daily Dose of the Dub: Cougars set to make coaching announcement, Tigers sign Shtrom, Rockets hire Fiddler
The Prince George Cougars will hold a press conference this morning where it is expected they will make an announcement in regards to their coaching staff for the 2019/20 season.