BCHL announces year-end all-star teams

The BCHL has announced the year-end all-star teams for the 2021-22 season. The First-Team All-Stars, Second-Team All-Stars and All-Rookie Team each feature three forwards, two defencemen and one goalie. The teams were determined after a vote was conducted with all 18 team broadcasters. First-Team All-Stars F Matthew Wood (Victoria Grizzlies) F Simon Tassy (Salmon Arm […]

Eddy, Rickwood, Wood named FortisBC 3 Stars of the Month

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Victoria Grizzlies forwards Connor Eddy, Ellis Rickwood and Matthew Wood have been named the FortisBC 3 Stars of the Month for January. 1st Star – Connor Eddy (F) – Victoria Grizzlies Eddy was the hottest player in the BCHL over the past month, tying for the league lead in scoring […]

Rickwood, Wallack, Serdachny named 3 Stars of the Week

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Victoria Grizzlies forward Ellis Rickwood, Langley Rivermen forward Riley Wallack and Salmon Arm Silverbacks forward Noah Serdachny have been named the BCHL 3 Stars of the Week. 1st Star – Ellis Rickwood (F) – Victoria Grizzlies Rickwood led all BCHL players in scoring last week, collecting nine points over three […]

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 Podcast: NHL Draft Preview Part 1 (Terness, Teleguine, Legault & Rickwood)

It’s Part 1 of our NHL Draft coverage episodes of the BCHL Podcast! On today’s episode, we speak with a number of BCHL players who were ranked on NHL Central Scouting’s final rankings ahead of the July 23 draft, including Trail Smoke Eaters G Logan Terness (2:57), Chilliwack Chiefs F Sasha Teleguine (12:35), West Kelowna […]

NHL Draft Profile: Ellis Rickwood

Photo credit: Kyle Robinson For the second year in a row, the NHL Draft will be held virtually, this time on Jul. 23 and 24. This year, there are nine current, former and future BCHL players that made NHL Central Scouting’s final rankings. Leading up to the draft, we will be speaking with the prospects […]

14 players with BCHL ties named to NHL Central Scouting’s Final Rankings for 2021 Draft

Photo credits: Kyle Robinson (Rickwood), Garrett James Photography (Teleguine, Terness), Jonathan Knight Photography (Johnson), Tami Quan (Serdachny) Last Thursday, NHL Central Scouting released its final rankings ahead of the 2021 NHL Entry Draft. A total of 14 players with BCHL ties were named to the list, including five who played in the 2020-21 Pod Season, […]

2020-21 Island Pod Award winners

After polling coaches and broadcasters from the four teams in the Island Pod, the league has determined the winners of the Island Pod Awards. Island Pod Most Valuable Player Ellis Rickwood (Victoria Grizzlies) – 20GP – 13G – 17A – 30PTS Rickwood took the league by storm in his first season in the BCHL. The […]

BCHL Podcast: Apr. 7 (Ellis Rickwood & Ryan Sandelin)

We are back with a brand-new episode, featuring two more interviews after opening weekend of the BCHL season. To kick things off, we speak with Victoria Grizzlies forward and BCHL Player of the Week Ellis Rickwood (2:45) who is coming off quite the BCHL debut last Friday. We also look ahead to the NCAA’s Frozen […]

Rickwood named first BCHL POW of 2020-21

Victoria Grizzlies forward Ellis Rickwood has been named the FortisBC BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Apr. 4. Rickwood made quite the impression in his first regular-season action in the BCHL, notching five goals over his team’s two games this weekend. The 18-year-old from Brantford, Ont. had a BCHL debut for the […]