BCHL alum Jamie Benn set to play for Stanley Cup

BCHL alum Jamie Benn and the Dallas Stars will faceoff against the Tampa Bay Lightning in the Stanley Cup Final, starting with Game 1 tonight. The former Victoria Grizzlies standout has 18 points far in the 2020 postseason, tying him for eighth in scoring in the league. His eight goals are also top-10 in the […]

BCHL sets 2020-21 exhibition schedule

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography The BC Hockey League has set a schedule for the 2020-21 exhibition season, leading up to the start of the regular season in early December. As part of the league’s extended training camp, the schedule will feature competition between BCHL teams within their cohort of four. “We believe it’s important […]

Maloney recognized as Canada West head coach for 2020 WJAC

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Chilliwack Chiefs head coach and general manager Brian Maloney has been named the head coach for Team Canada West for the 2020 World Junior A Challenge (WJAC). Due to the current pandemic, the event has been cancelled, but Hockey Canada recognized the coaching staffs for both Canada West and East […]

BCHL approves alternative scenario to guarantee 2020-21 season

The BC Hockey League Board of Governors has unanimously approved a COVID-19 alternative plan to fulfill the 2020-21 season. The alternative will be implemented in the event that Provincial Health Office (PHO) regulations do not allow arena capacity that provides needed gate revenue for BCHL teams. In the case that the original request for 25 […]

BCHL and The Coaches Site announce official partnership for 2020-21

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography The BCHL has announced an official partnership with The Coaches Site – an online resource for coaches from all levels of hockey. The Coaches Site features conference panel videos, white-board tutorials, on-ice videos, articles and interviews with coaches from the NHL, NCAA, junior, international and minor hockey. “We’re always looking […]

BCHL Next Generation: Alberni Valley Bulldogs

All summer we’ll be going team-by-team to profile new players coming in for the 2020-21 season with recaps of offseason commits and acquisitions. We will also have interviews and scouting reports from the coaches. Next up is the Alberni Valley Bulldogs. Joe Martin was coming off an eighth season with the Merritt Centennials and a […]

BCHL Next Generation: Chilliwack Chiefs

All summer we’ll be going team-by-team to profile new players coming in for the 2020-21 season with recaps of offseason commits and acquisitions. We will also have interviews and scouting reports from the coaches. Next up is the Chilliwack Chiefs. The Chilliwack Chiefs currently have 12 players listed on their roster who were on the […]

BCHL Next Generation: Coquitlam Express

All summer we’ll be going team-by-team to profile new players coming in for the 2020-21 season with recaps of offseason commits and acquisitions. We will also have interviews and scouting reports from the coaches. Next up is the Coquitlam Express. In April, the Coquitlam Express hired Dani Cioffi as the team’s next head coach and […]

BCHL Next Generation: Cowichan Valley Capitals

All summer we’ll be going team-by-team to profile new players coming in for the 2020-21 season with recaps of offseason commits and acquisitions. We will also have interviews and scouting reports from the coaches. Next up is the Cowichan Valley Capitals. Geoff Grimwood is now in his third stint coaching in the BCHL after being […]

BCHL Next Generation: Cranbrook Bucks

All summer we’ll be going team-by-team to profile new players coming in for the 2020-21 season with recaps of offseason commits and acquisitions. We will also have interviews and scouting reports from the coaches. Next up is the Cranbrook Bucks. The timing for the Cranbrook Bucks is unfortunate as they wait to make their BCHL […]