The Vancouver Giants acquired Jackson Shepard from the Lethbridge Hurricanes in exchange for a third-round pick in the 2021 WHL Bantam Draft.
Tag: Joachim Blichfeld
The current rules allow each Western Hockey League team to include three 20-year-old players on their roster. These are seemingly interchangeable spots on a WHL roster throughout the season, often devoted to players with high-end skills or, perhaps just as important, high-end character. At 20 years of age, a WHL […]
Daily Dose of the Dub: WHL hands out year-end awards, Stanley commits to Bisons, Vancouver Sportswriter Jason Botchford passes away at 48
The WHL handed out its year-end awards on Wednesday, a day before the 2019 WHL Bantam Draft takes place.
(Red Deer, AB) On Wednesday afternoon the WHL announced the 2018-2019 awards in Red Deer, Alberta. The Portland Winterhawks, along with Joachim Blichfeld, heard their name called. The afternoon of accolades kicked off well for the Winterhawks as they were announced as the WHL Scholastic Team of the Year. This […]
DUBNetwork Beat Writer Josh Critzer is joined by PXP Voice Nick Marek & Austin the Intern looking back on the season that was for the Portland Winterhawks
Nick Marek & Josh Critzer sat down after Game 3 & spent some time breaking down this game as well as the series so far
Franchise Playoff History: The U.S.Division rivals face-off for the second straight year as the second and third place finishers in the division. This year, Spokane has the home-ice advantage should the series go seven games. Last season the Winterhawks used their home-ice advantage to defeat the Chiefs in seven games. […]
Winnipeg picking first The @WHLWpgICE will select first overall at the 2019 #WHLBantamDraft after winning the 2019 WHL Bantam Draft lottery earlier today. DETAILS 📰 | https://t.co/i1acQOCZps pic.twitter.com/Vo55NLtgWo — The WHL (@TheWHL) March 20, 2019 The newly named Winnipeg ICE will be selecting first overall on May 2nd at the […]
Eastern Conference MVP: Trey Fix-Wolansky (Edmonton Oil Kings) -Fix-Wolansky may not have led the Eastern Conference in scoring but his 102 points were 40 more than anyone else on his team had. It’s hard to find someone out there on a division-leader to lead their team by quite so much. […]
In the final regular season game of the 2018-2019 season, the Portland Winterhawks (40-22-3-3) met the Seattle Thunderbirds (31-29-6-2) for the 12th and final time. Seattle, already locked into their playoff position as the second wild card in the Western Conference, rested their top three scorers (Matthew Wedman, Noah Philp, […]