2021 NHL Draft Preview

Photo credits: Kyle Robinson (Rickwood), Jonathan Knight Photography (Johnson), Garrett James Photography (Teleguine) The 2021 NHL Entry Draft takes place tomorrow night with Round 1 and continues with Rounds 2 through 7 on Saturday morning. Like every year at the draft, there are several BCHL players expected to be taken. Today, we will take a […]

BCHL and Shaw announce five winners for scholarship program

Photo credits: Gary Dorland (Ryan), Garrett James Photography (Katzalay, Torzsok), Jack Murray (Ho) The BCHL and Shaw Communications are proud to announce the five winners of the Shaw BCHL Scholarship Program for the 2020-21 season. This program is designed to provide graduating BCHL players with financial support to use in the next step of their […]

BCHL extends partnerships with HeadCheck Health concussion management platform

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography The BC Hockey League (BCHL) announced today an extension of their partnership with software company HeadCheck Health, which will ensure all teams are equipped with their HeadCheck Pro web and app-based concussion management platform. Since 2017, the BCHL has streamlined all concussion documentation, testing and return-to-play management through HeadCheck. This […]

BCHL Board of Governors approve several initiatives at 2021 AGM

The BC Hockey League (BCHL) held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) May 19 and 20 via Zoom and league’s Board of Governors approved several new initiatives. Department of Player Safety (DOPS) The Board approved several motions to strengthen player safety and provide the DOPS with the ability to correct calls at ice level, if required. […]

BCHL announces 2021-22 regular-season schedule

The BC Hockey League (BCHL) released its full 54-game schedule today for the 2021-22 regular season. The regular season is set to begin on Friday, Oct. 8 and will conclude on Sunday, Mar. 20. “We are excited to turn the page and get back to competing for a Fred Page Cup in 2021-22,” said BCHL […]

BCHL Podcast: May 14 (Steven Cocker, Craig Didmon & Marcus Joughin)

Photo credits: Garrett James Photography (Didmon), Tami Quan (Joughin) We wrap up the 2020-21 BCHL Pod Season with interviews with BCHL Executive Director Steven Cocker (3:34), Victoria Grizzlies head coach Craig Didmon (16:42) and West Kelowna Warriors forward Marcus Joughin (29:06). Subscribe and listen to the BCHL Podcast presented by FortisBC: Apple Podcasts Spotify Google […]

BCHL safely completes 2020-21 pod season

The BC Hockey League (BCHL) played the final game of its six-week pod season last night, completing all 160 scheduled games. Including the extended training camp season played from September to November, the league successfully completed 249 games this year. With the conclusion of the pod season schedule, five teams were crowned pod champions by […]

BCHL and Canucks Alumni name 10 scholarship recipients

The BCHL along with the Vancouver Canucks Alumni are proud to announce a new set of scholarship recipients for the 2020-21 season. Since 1987, the BCHL and the Canucks Alumni have provided scholarships to players who have graduated from the BCHL with the goal of continuing their academic careers. The recipients of the scholarships are […]

Save-On-Foods Billet Family of the Week

The BCHL and Save-On-Foods have partnered to recognize billet families from across the league for going the extra mile to support BCHL players off the ice with the Billet Family of the Week award. Throughout the season, we will be going pod-by-pod to recognize one billet family from each team and the outstanding work they […]