WHL

FILE – Oshawa Generals forward Anthony Cirelli, left, shoots and scores his team’s first goal against Kelowna Rockets goalie Jackson Whistle during second period action at the Memorial Cup final in Quebec City on Sunday, May 31, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jacques Boissinot

B.C. government approves plan in principle to allow WHL to resume in the province

League includes Kamloops Blazers, Kelowna Rockets, Prince George Cougars, Vancouver Giants, Victoria Royals

 

Surrey’s Caleb Reimer in Edmonton Oil Kings colours. The junior hockey team is among five Alberta-based WHL squads planning to play games starting Feb. 26. (Photo: oilkings.ca)

Quarantined for now, B.C. hockey prospect ‘fortunate’ to play WHL games in Alberta soon

Edmonton Oil Kings draft pick Caleb Reimer has skated with Delta Hockey Academy team this winter

 

Vancouver Giants play-by-play broadcaster Dan O’Connor (left) and former Surrey Eagles head coach Mark Holick (right) have started a new sports podcast, The Voice & The Coach. The pair are longtime friends and former colleagues with the Prince George Cougars. (Nick Greenizan photo)

New B.C.-based podcast a ‘creative outlet’ for longtime junior-hockey broadcaster, coach

South Surrey residents Dan O’Connor and Mark Holick team up for The Voice & the Coach

Vancouver Giants play-by-play broadcaster Dan O’Connor (left) and former Surrey Eagles head coach Mark Holick (right) have started a new sports podcast, The Voice & The Coach. The pair are longtime friends and former colleagues with the Prince George Cougars. (Nick Greenizan photo)
WHL hockey could start back up in early October if everything goes according to plan. (Black Press Media file photo)

WHL hockey could hit the ice in October

Start date ‘contingent on receiving the necessary approvals from government and health authorities’

WHL hockey could start back up in early October if everything goes according to plan. (Black Press Media file photo)
Tyler Palmer. Photo courtesy of LA Media

East Kootenay player drafted into WHL

Spokane Chiefs select Fernie’s Tyler Palmer in tenth round of 2018 WHL Bantam Draft

Tyler Palmer. Photo courtesy of LA Media
Draft pick Skyler Bruce intends to be ‘offensive threat’ for Kootenay Ice

Draft pick Skyler Bruce intends to be ‘offensive threat’ for Kootenay Ice

Second round selection, team’s first forward picked has desire to score goals, create chances

Draft pick Skyler Bruce intends to be ‘offensive threat’ for Kootenay Ice
Draft pick Karter Prosofsky looking to bring physicality to Kootenay Ice

Draft pick Karter Prosofsky looking to bring physicality to Kootenay Ice

Defenceman selected in second round excited for future, attending training camp in Cranbrook

Draft pick Karter Prosofsky looking to bring physicality to Kootenay Ice
Kootenay Ice add nine prospects at 2018 WHL Bantam Draft

Kootenay Ice add nine prospects at 2018 WHL Bantam Draft

Four forwards, four defencemen and a goalie drafted into organization in important day for future

Kootenay Ice add nine prospects at 2018 WHL Bantam Draft
Carson Lambos ‘super excited’ for future with Kootenay Ice

Carson Lambos ‘super excited’ for future with Kootenay Ice

Team’s top pick, second overall selection at Bantam Draft looking to become impact defenceman in WHL

Carson Lambos ‘super excited’ for future with Kootenay Ice
Kootenay Ice season seat drive entering stretch run for ‘early bird’ rates

Kootenay Ice season seat drive entering stretch run for ‘early bird’ rates

Team continues to strive for goal of 2,500 season ticket holders, believe prices are ‘affordable’

Kootenay Ice season seat drive entering stretch run for ‘early bird’ rates
(Left to right) Carson Lambos, Zack Stringer and Logan Stankoven are considered to be three of the top eligible players for the 2018 WHL Bantam Draft.

Kootenay Ice entering Bantam Draft with “best player available mentality”

Team confident in impact selection with second overall pick, will stick to plan through seven rounds

(Left to right) Carson Lambos, Zack Stringer and Logan Stankoven are considered to be three of the top eligible players for the 2018 WHL Bantam Draft.
Giants’ Byram aims to crack Canada’s line-up

Giants’ Byram aims to crack Canada’s line-up

Vancouver rookie from Cranbrook lone B.C. invitee to U18 camp

Giants’ Byram aims to crack Canada’s line-up
Kole Lind has inked an entry level deal with the NHL’s Vancouver Canucks. (Photo by Marissa Baecker/Shoot the Breeze) *** Local Caption ***

BC WHL player signs with Canucks

Kelowna Rockets top scorer this season, Kole Lind, signs NHL entry level deal with Vancouver

Kole Lind has inked an entry level deal with the NHL’s Vancouver Canucks. (Photo by Marissa Baecker/Shoot the Breeze) *** Local Caption ***