2018-19 Season: Record: 48-15-3-2, 1st in Western Conference Story of the Season: The Vancouver Giants came into the 2018-19 regular season with fairly high expectations after a seven-game elimination at the hands of the Victoria Royals in the opening round of the 2018 playoffs. Naturally, at the very least, a […]
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The crazy train was rolling tonight in Regina. Ozzy Wiesblatt scored twice while Ilya Usau scored the only goal in the shootout as the Prince Albert Raiders won 3-2. The back and forth affair started with over five minutes minutes of continuous play but only one shot on goal for […]
Regina held a three-goal lead, arguably the worst lead in hockey, and the Pats couldn’t hang on last night. A power-play goal by Logan Christensen sealed the Pats fate with 3:40 remaining in the third period. The Pats came out and scored three first period goals. It was the veterans […]
If you followed along with my articles during the Vancouver Giants’ run to the WHL Final last season, you would be familiar with ‘The Hardy Boys’. The line of Dawson Holt–Jared Dmytriw–Owen Hardy was easily the team’s best trio through the four rounds, combining for 49 points in 22 games. Coming into […]
We’ve seen WHL teams slowly start to release training camp rosters with most teams starting camp in less than two weeks.
Daily Dose of the Dub: CHL names first full-time president, Hitmen sign imports, Hockey Canada announces Hlinka Gretzky Cup roster
The Canadian Hockey League has hired Dan MacKenzie to be the league’s first full-time president.
Daily Dose of the Dub: Cougars stick with Lamb as head coach, Pats re-acquire Holmes, Sapego signs with Marlies
The Prince George Cougars have removed the interim tag from General Manager Mark Lamb’s title as head coach, announcing that he will be returning behind the bench for the 2019-20 season.
The Regina Pats have acquired overage forward Dawson Holt (six G, 13 A in 53 regular season games with Vancouver) along with a conditional seventh-round pick in 2022 from the Vancouver Giants for import forward Sergei Alkhimov (13 G, 14 A in 66 regular season games) and a conditional sixth-round pick in 2022.
This is an ongoing series as we start the long road to the 2019-20 WHL season. We will be going in the order that teams were eliminated from contention. Keep in mind that the roster guesses vary because of information made available to us. We did our very best to […]
Daily Dose of the Dub: Giants take Game 1 in Prince Albert, Fix-Wolansky and Heatherington make pro playoff debuts
It was truly a back and forth affair in Prince Albert as the Vancouver Giants took game one over the Prince Albert Raiders with a 5-4 victory.