When the Kelowna Rockets dropped a 5-1 decision to the Kamloops Blazers in the Western Hockey League tiebreaker game on March 19, it signaled the beginning of an uncharacteristically lengthy off-season. And that is something the organization is not accustomed to. Indeed, for the first time since the spring of […]
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On the second day of the NHL entry draft, multiple current (and former) Seattle Thunderbirds waited with anticipation to hear their names called by one of the 31 NHL franchises so they may take their next step living their hockey dreams. The first round saw multiple top-end talent players selected […]
The NHL Entry Draft concluded on Saturday in Vancouver with a total of 28 WHL players selected in the draft.
The Kelowna Rockets could see as many as seven players selected at the NHL Draft in Vancouver this coming weekend. Heading into the season, most prognosticators felt Nolan Foote would likely be the team’s top pick, a lock to go in the first round. It could still happen, but it […]
The Saskatoon Blades have signed forwards Brandon Lisowsky, Hayden Smith and goaltender Ethan Chadwick from their 2019 Bantam Draft Class.
The Vancouver Giants acquired Jackson Shepard from the Lethbridge Hurricanes in exchange for a third-round pick in the 2021 WHL Bantam Draft.
Daily Dose of the Dub: Savoie goes first to ICE, ICE move up to grab Geekie, Rockets start to build for Memorial Cup
The biggest storyline going into Thursday’s WHL Bantam Draft was whether or not the Winnipeg ICE, who recently relocated from Kootenay, would select Matthew Savoie with the first overall pick
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: Rebels without top defenceman; 15 WHLers crack mid-season draft rankings; Hitmen recall two; DUBNetwork expanding
Rebels lose Alexeyev Rebels will be without Alexander Alexeyev for about a month. He's officially listed as 'week-to-week' with an upper body injury #RDR #WHL — Troy Gillard (@Troy_Gillard) January 24, 2019 The Red Deer Rebels will be without defenceman Alexander Alexeyev for about a month with a lower-body injury. The 19-year-old […]
Daily Dose of the Dub: 48 WHL players on NHL Central Scouting midterm rankings; Hughes leaves Hurricanes
WHL has 41 skaters and seven goalies listed by Central Scouting: -NHL Central Scouting revealed their midterm rankings on Monday and the WHL was heavily featured on the list. Below I have a table of the 41 WHL skaters and seven WHL goalies ranked by Central Scouting. I have also […]