Tag: trade deadline

The WHL Trade Deadline: A Perspective

With only a couple of more days to go prior to the Western Hockey League trade deadline of January 10, here are some sober second thoughts. While the business of junior hockey makes for many “hot stove” type chat sessions among fans and pundits, the evolution of social media has […]

Americans pull off deal for Bean

The most anticipated trade of the season happened four days prior to the Jan. 10 deadline. The Calgary Hitmen have dealt 19-year-old defenceman Jake Bean to the Tri-City Americans for the 17-year-old forward Carson Focht, 18-year-old defenceman Dakota Krebs, a second-round pick in the 2018 WHL Bantam Draft, a first-round […]

Where in the World is Manny Viveiros?

We go without a guest this week, but plenty of interesting things to talk about including the scouting trip that Manny Viveiros took out west (while his team was playing back east), how that plays into upcoming trades, over reliance on one player and/or one line, & more