The Canadian Hockey League announced the cancelation of the 2020 CHL Playoffs and Memorial Cup, which was set to be held in Kelowna at the end of May.
Tag: Marc Lajoie
On the second night of a head-to-head with the Americans, most hoped for a more spirited affair between the young, disjointed Americans and the red hot Blazers. That hope was extinguished just 20 seconds into Saturday’s game at the Sandman Centre. Sean “Dr.” Strange hit Connor Zary with a beautiful […]
After trading away five different players since the end of last season, a majority of which were overagers that had to be moved to get them down to three, the Tri-City Americans made their first addition through trade last week. They moved a second and third round WHL Bantam Draft […]
The margin between winning and losing in the WHL is a small one. That was the case in all three games for the Tri-City Americans (11-8-2-1) this past weekend. They had a tough three-in-three schedule with the Winnipeg ICE and Kelowna Rockets coming into the Toyota Center and then a […]
The Brandon Wheat Kings made a stop at the Toyota Center in Kennewick, Washington, on Tuesday night to challenge the Tri-City Americans. It was the team’s fourth of seven games on their current two week road trip that started last Wednesday against the Everett Silvertips. Brandon has lost two games […]
A week of homecomings… The Tri-City Americans got two key overage forwards back from the AHL last week. They also finally got to play at the Toyota Center after starting the season with five straight road games. The San Jose Barracuda announced on October 3rd that they had signed Czech […]
Daily Dose of the Dub: Warriors make trio of late night moves, Raiders put Kechkin on import waivers and more
The Moose Jaw Warriors made a trio of moves late on Saturday night first claiming import defenseman David Homola off waivers from the Tri-City Americans.
Last Season: 34-28-5-1-74 points. They finished in the first wild card spot. Their first season under their new head coach Kelly Buchberger was one where most of the big names turned professional. This included Morgan Geekie, who signed a late contract with Carolina, and Michael Rasmussen, who played in 62 […]
The Tri-City Americans have had a pedigree for developing defensemen in recent years. Blueliners like Juuso Valimaki, Dylan Coghlan, Parker Wotherspoon, and Brandon Carlo have been drafted from the Americans. The Americans feel strongly that 16-year-old and former 14th overall WHL Bantam Draft pick Marc Lajoie belongs in that group. […]
Daily Dose of the Dub: Saskatchewan, Alberta, and NWT win at CWG; WHL hands out weekly awards; Blichfeld first to century mark
WHL at CWG Day 3: Saskatchewan (2-1-0-0) blows past Manitoba (1-2-0-0) 7-1, Alberta (2-1-0-0) squeezed past BC by a score of 5-4, Yukon lost to Newfoundland & Labrador 7-0 and Northwest Territories (2-2-0-0) defeated Nunavut 6-0. Saskatchewan: Portland Winterhawks prospect Gabe Klassen had a goal and two assists. Prince Albert Raiders prospect Logan Linklater had two goals. […]