The Western Hockey League has a tentative plan of beginning the 2020-2021 season on Friday, October 2. The biggest word is “tentative” as with everything going on in the world right now, there is no certain way to say whether next season can start on that date or if […]
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We’re back! Stay tuned for a special notice from DUBNetwork CEO Paul Figler! No onto the news from around the WHL WHL teams select 25 players from 8 nations in the CHL Import Draft 25 players. Eight nations. Once again, players from 🇨🇿 lead the charge with seven selected by […]
Jiri Patera’s journey to North America came after several years of competitive hockey in his home country of the Czech Republic. It now includes a shot at the prestigious award of Goaltender of the Year. Although his North American junior career ended in Canada, his start was with the […]
The Lethbridge Hurricanes have acquired overage defenseman Mitchell Prowse, an eighth-round pick in 2022, and a conditional seventh-round pick in 2021 from the Victoria Royals for Nick Dorrington, a seventh-round pick in 2020 and a fourth-round pick in 2021.
Braden Schneider grew up in Prince Albert, SK and with that, he spent many nights inside the Art Hauser Centre watching the Western Hockey League’s Raiders, a team that won the Ed Chynoweth Cup following the 2018-19 season. However, Schneider never had the opportunity to play with his hometown […]
Kasper Puutio (56 GP, 5 G, 23 A with the Swift Current Broncos and Everett Silvertips in 2019-20) has signed with Karpat in Finland for the 2020-21 season.
The Kamloops Blazers handed out their team awards on Friday morning:
The Brandon Wheat Kings really showed what they were made of this season from December 30 until January 24 when they won 10 straight games. They extended their point streak to 11 games in a 6-5 overtime loss against the Lethbridge Hurricanes on January 25. During that time, the […]
The 2019-20 WHL season came to an unexpected end with the outbreak of Covid-19 across North America and the world. That meant us at DUBNetwork had to scramble and put together our fourth annual awards. I reached out to our beat writers and those associated with the site and […]
The start of the 2019-2020 Western Hockey League season was an exciting moment for all junior hockey fans across the country. Understandably so — the game so many Canadians love was back — and the talent across the league was in a great place. On another exciting note, the […]