BCHL captains in NCAA Div. I

Captains – NCAA Div. I – 2017-18 season AIC Bryant Christian, Prince George Spruce Kings Alaska Anchorage Matt Anholt, West Kelowna Warriors Bowling Green Mitch McLain, Langley Rivermen Brown Josh McArdle, Nanaimo Clippers Clarkson Nic Pierog, Surrey Eagles & Penticton Vees Dartmouth Kevan Kilistoff, Langley Rivermen Ferris State Corey Mackin, Coquitlam Express Holy Cross Brett […]

Free Agent signings 2018

After the conclusion of their NCAA season, the following BCHL players signed professional contracts. The list of names includes information on the players’ BCHL team, NCAA team and the professional club they signed with. *Indicates player was drafted by that NHL club   Kyle Chatham (Powell River Kings > Lake Superior State) – ECHL Reading […]

NHL players 2017-18

The list of BCHL alumni who played in the NHL this past season is listed below: (These are players that spent at least half of one season in the BCHL before moving on to the next level) There are 14 BCHL franchises represented here across 22 NHL teams.   Anaheim Ducks: Josh Manson (Salmon Arm […]

Catching up with RBC host, Chilliwack Chiefs

It will be nine weeks between games for the Chilliwack Chiefs when the RBC Cup kicks off on May 12, as the host team was eliminated in the first round of the BCHL playoffs. It was back on March 11, when the Prince George Spruce Kings knocked out the Chiefs in Game 7 after a […]

Here are a few need-to-know items with Game 5 coming up Thursday in Wenatchee:   Spruce Kings standout and Quinnipiac commit Ethan de Jong produced both the winning goal and the insurance Tuesday night. He is tied for second in playoff scoring with 13-14-27 in 23 games played   Wenatchee’s Jasper Weatherby was held off […]

2018 Playoff Preview: head-to-head

By Craig Beauchemin There are no shortage of storylines, or subplots as the post season begins. Will the Penticton Vees be able to repeat as the defending champions heading into the big dance? Will the Chilliwack Chiefs, hosts of the RBC Cup, be able to put together another long playoff run in preparation of hosting […]

CJHL Player listed by NHL Central Scouting – November 15, 2017: First Last Birthdate Team League Ht. Wt. Pos. Shoots DANIEL HILSENDAGER 30-Mar-00 LLOYDMINSTER AJHL 5′ 11.5″ 190 D L JACOB BERNARD-DOCKER 30-Jun-00 OKOTOKS AJHL 5′ 11.75″ 177 D R SEAN COMRIE 30-Jan-00 SPRUCE GROVE AJHL 5′ 11.5″ 173 D R POWELL CONNOR 4-May-00 CHILLIWACK […]

New coaches and broadcasters take places behind benches and mics

With the 2017-18 regular season just days away, we have a quick refresher on the new coaches and broadcasters just hired this offseason. Alberni Valley Bulldogs:  Head coach Matt Hughes – Formerly an assistant and head coach with the Salmon Arm Silverbacks, the Kamloops native also had coaching stops in Dawson Creek, Grande Prairie and […]

Three BCHL Alums win Calder Cup

A trio of BCHL alums will add an AHL championship to their respective resumes following the Grand Rapids Griffins’ victory on Tuesday night. Forward Ben Street, defenceman Dennis Cholowski and assistant coach Bruce Ramsay helped the Griffins defeat the Syracuse Crunch 4-3 in game six of the Calder Cup Final to clinch Grand Rapids’ second AHL […]

Vees get host Cougars in Saturday semis

After round-robin play at the RBC Cup, the Penticton Vees have one of everything in the results department. One regulation win, one overtime win, one regulation loss, one overtime loss. TOURNAMENT STANDINGS Add it up and it makes for six points and fourth place with the semifinals ahead. The Vees’ 3-1 loss Thursday to Terrebonne […]