Nick Poisson takes final POW of 2018-19

Prince George Spruce Kings forward Nicholas Poisson has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending May 19, the league announced Monday. Poisson had a goal in all six games for the Spruce Kings in their run to the National Junior A Championship final, including two on the power play and […]

PG off to finals after narrow victory over Blades

Photo credit: Matthew Murnaghan/Hockey Canada Images By Jason La Rose, Hockey Canada BROOKS, Alta. – Nick Poisson and Ben Brar scored 1:45 apart in the second period, Logan Neaton made 32 saves and the Prince George Spruce Kings (BCHL) held off the Oakville Blades (OJHL) 2-1 on Saturday night to move into the championship game at […]

Spruce Kings beat Portage to improve to 3-0

Photo credit: Matthew Murnaghan/Hockey Canada Images By Jason La Rose, Hockey Canada BROOKS, Alta. – Dylan Anhorn, Chong Min Lee and Ben Brar scored in the first period, and the Prince George Spruce Kings (BCHL) held the Portage Terriers (MJHL) to 10 shots on goal in a 5-1 win Wednesday night at the 2019 National Junior […]

Cozzi’s clutch performance gives him POW nod

Prince George Spruce Kings forward Patrick Cozzi has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending May 5, the league announced Monday. Cozzi scored four goals and added one assist in three Doyle Cup games last week, leading the Spruce Kings to three straight victories and the team’s first-ever Doyle Cup […]

Spruce Kings retake Doyle Cup series lead

Patrick Cozzi scored twice and Logan Neaton made 25 saves in net as the Prince George Spruce Kings beat the Brooks Bandits 4-1 to take a 3-2 series lead in the Doyle Cup. Cozzi opened the scoring late in the first period, picking up a puck that bounced off the end boards and burying it […]

Spruce Kings, Bandits to play for Doyle Cup starting Friday

The BCHL-champion Prince George Spruce Kings will take on the Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL) champs the Brooks Bandits in the Doyle Cup starting Friday in Brooks. Normally this best-of-seven series decides who will represent the Pacific Region in the National Junior A Championship tournament (formerly known as the RBC Cup), but since Brooks is […]

Playoff recap – March 29

Patrick Cozzi and Ben Poisson scored 11 seconds apart early in the second period to break the game open and the Spruce Kings outshot their opponents 40-27 as they beat the Victoria Grizzlies 4-2 in Game 1 to draw first blood in their third-round series. With 10 days off between games, PG looked to be […]

Playoff recap – March 15

With nine days off after sweeping their opponents in the first round, the Victoria Grizzlies were well-rested heading into their second-round matchup with the Powell River Kings and they showed no signs of rust as they outshot the Kings 51-20 in a 4-1 win. The Grizzlies came out buzzing in the first period, peppering 21 […]

Prince George vs. Powell River

Tonight – Powell River Kings (6-4-0-0) at Prince George Spruce Kings (7-3-0-1) 7 p.m. at Rolling Mix Concrete Arena in Prince George Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS WATCH LIVE ON HOCKEYTV Previous Meetings This is the first matchup between the teams this year. Last regular season, they played twice with the Spruce Kings winning once […]

Anhorn commits to Union College for 2019-20

Prince George Spruce Kings defenceman Dylan Anhorn has committed to the Union College Dutchmen for the 2019-20 season. Anhorn played all 58 regular-season games for Prince George in his rookie year, finishing third on the team in points from the blueline with 25. The 5-foot-10, 165-pounder from Calgary, Alta. also had a strong postseason, contributing […]