Tag: Vancouver Giants

Daily Dose of the DUB: Everett clinches US Division crown, first goals, and alumni action!

Silvertips clinch U.S. Division crown For the 8th time in 18 seasons … U.S. Division champions!!!⁰⁰#LetsGoTips pic.twitter.com/hiLxmsH42q — Everett Silvertips (@WHLsilvertips) May 2, 2021 With four games remaining in their schedule, the Everett Silvertips have clinched the US Division title. Everett is 15-4-0-0 this season and has a nine-point lead […]

Keith Dwiggins

The willingness to sacrifice the body during a sacrificed season

One of sports’ oldest adages is that blocked shots win championships. Well what if there’s no championship on the line? What’s the point of putting your body on the line if there’s nothing to play for? Six current members of the WHL have no problem explaining why blocking shots is still a crucial element to the game in this abbreviated season.

Daily Dose of the DUB: 20-21 WHL Playoffs canceled, Marleau new NHL all-time games played record holder, and more!

Western Hockey League officially cancels 2020-21 Playoffs The 2020-21 WHL Season will conclude following the completion of the 24-game Regular Season schedule. DETAILS 📰 | https://t.co/TSNBquDn2V pic.twitter.com/EKGPQV4dGp — The WHL (@TheWHL) April 19, 2021 Following an unprecedented season in which the WHL teams were only able to commit to a […]

Daily Dose of the DUB: Sim earns first shutout, Holt named to Team USA for U18s and more!

Sim earns first WHL shutout RECAP: Drew Sim notched his first career @TheWHL shutout and Sourdif, Kannok Leipert, Leslie and Nielsen supplied the offense as the G-Men prevailed 4-0 over the Victoria Royals. More 📎: https://t.co/R7hmxYsCxO pic.twitter.com/0eXZdMiJ9P — Vancouver Giants (@WHLGiants) April 16, 2021 Vancouver Giants 2003-born goaltender Drew Sim […]