By: Rod Pedersen 1. Winnipeg ICE head coach James Patrick remembers exactly where he was when he first learned his team’s promising first season in Winnipeg was over. “We were playing in Regina (March 11) and it was after the second period,” Patrick recounted on the phone this week. “My assistant […]
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Daily Dose of the Dub: Thunderbirds sign Ludwig, Hayes and Tendeck sign professional contracts and more
The Seattle Thunderbirds have signed forward Gabe Ludwig to his WHL Education Contract
One of the worst things that can happen to an elite athlete is an injury. Especially one that’s serious and forces a player to miss several months of action right in the thick of his junior hockey career. That’s exactly what happened to Roblin, MB native Jakob Brook. He […]
To be the best, it’s rather simple — you have to beat the best. That’s something that the Brandon Wheat Kings did on Friday night when they welcomed the Edmonton Oil Kings to town. Backed by a two-goal performance from Connor Gutenberg, Brandon nipped Edmonton, 5-2. That was a battle […]
For the second time in just over a week, the Oil Kings and Pats faced off. It was another good effort for the Pats against the second best team in the WHL on Saturday night. The opening period was fairly even, despite what the shot clock read. Jake Neighbours opened […]
Nolan Foote returned to the Kelowna Rockets lineup on Monday a day after being traded in the NHL to the New Jersey Devils.
With a 5-3 win over the Victoria Royals, the Kamloops Blazers have clinched a spot in this year’s WHL playoffs.
The Pats are currently riding a five game win streak, their best stretch in two seasons. The team had not won more than three games in a row since they won seven in March of 2018. The team is riding a wave of confidence, they have beaten teams ahead in […]
The Calgary Hitmen closed off their five-game homestand with a narrow victory against the East Division-leading Prince Albert Raiders. Josh Prokop and Riley Fiddler-Schultz both added goals, registering points in back-to-back games. While both Hitmen goals came in the first frame, it was Brayden Peters who made 39 saves to […]
Daily Dose of the Dub: Makaj leaves ICE for personal reasons, Winterhawks sign Tallman, Silvertips sign Hunchak and more
According to Winnipeg Free Press reporter Mike Sawatzky, goaltender Jesse Makaj has left the Winnipeg ICE organization for personal reasons.