The Medicine Hat Tigers waltzed into Prospera Place Friday and knocked off the Kelowna Rockets, 8-5. It was the Tigers’ fourth game in seven nights on a run through the B.C. Division. Medicine Hat has won three of four on its current road trip. “There was a lot of positives, […]
Tag: Leif Mattson
DUBNetwork spent 20 minutes with Rockets forward Leif Mattson last week following practice at Prospera Place. Now 20, and occupying one of three overage spots on Kelowna’s roster, Mattson has spent his entire Western Hockey League career with the Rockets. The Manitoba native was born in Thompson and played his […]
When Adam Foote took the reins behind the Kelowna Rockets bench last October, it’s safe to say the team was in some disarray. Indeed, at 4-10, the perennially successful organization appeared adrift in uncharted waters. The situation on the ice gradually improved, but the early season swoon proved too much […]
With the season upon us, it’s time for my annual tour around the league. I’m going to pick out one subject for each team and say what it is that I’m looking for and why it’s important. At the end of the year I’ll look back and see what the […]
Kelowna Rockets – Last Season: 28-32-6-2 (4th in B.C. Division) After a disastrous start last season that saw the Rockets sitting with a 4-10 record out of the gate, which was punctuated by the firing of then head coach Jason Smith, Kelowna continued to struggle with establishing consistency throughout the […]
The Prince George Cougars will have Taylor Gauthier, Josh Maser, and Cole Moberg back in their lineup when they take to the ice in Dawson Creek this weekend.
Daily Dose of the Dub: WHL teams make trades, release players and NHL teams announce training camp rosters on busy day in world of hockey
The Prince Albert Raiders have acquired 2001-born defenseman Remy Aquilon from the Victoria Royals for a 2020 seventh-round WHL Bantam Draft pick.
Just like so many Canadians, Mark Liwiski grew up playing the game of hockey, with a goal of making to the big stage. In his hometown of Dauphin, Manitoba, his first taste of competitive hockey came in the 2014-15 season when he was just 13-years-old and he played for the […]
Winnipeg ICE unveil team’s first training camp roster Winnipeg ICE announce roster, schedule for 2019 Training Camp presented by Hilton Garden Inn Winnipeg South. All ice times are free and open for the public to watch! READ ➡️ https://t.co/8wI1teRqq4#FeeltheFreeze pic.twitter.com/KjRnya8uW2 — Winnipeg ICE (@WHLWpgICE) August 21, 2019 The Winnipeg ICE […]
We’ve seen WHL teams slowly start to release training camp rosters with most teams starting camp in less than two weeks.