BCHL Podcast: Draft Preview Part 1

The BCHL Podcast is back! After a long hiatus, we’ve returned with Part 1 of our 2020 NHL Draft preview. Guests include: Ethan Bowen (Chilliwack Chiefs) Talon Zakall (Merritt Centennials) Ryan Helliwell (Langley Rivermen) Danny Weight (Penticton Vees) Subscribe and listen on the following platforms: Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts SoundCloud

2020 NHL Draft Profile: Ethan Bowen

The 2020 NHL Draft is being held virtually this year on Oct. 6 and 7 and, like most years, the BCHL will be well-represented. This year’s highest-ranked prospect from the league is Chilliwack Chiefs forward Ethan Bowen. The 18-year-old Chilliwack native is entering his third full season with his hometown Chiefs before he heads off […]

4 BCHL players listed in final 2020 draft rankings

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography NHL Central Scouting released its final rankings ahead of the 2020 NHL Draft and four BCHL players were listed. Chilliwack Chiefs forward Ethan Bowen, Penticton Vees forward Danny Weight, Nanaimo Clippers forward Kyler Kovich and Vernon Vipers defenceman Trey Taylor all made the final cut ahead of the draft, which […]

5 BCHL players make Central Scouting rankings

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography NHL Central Scouting released its midterm ranking of prospects ahead of the 2020 NHL Entry Draft in Montreal and five BCHL players have made the list. The list is divided between North American and International skaters and goaltenders. Four BCHL skaters and one goaltender made the cut among North Americans. […]

8 BCHL players make Prospects Game roster

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography UPDATED: Jan. 2, 2020 The CJHL announced the rosters for the 15th-annual CJHL Prospects Game today and eight BCHL players will be participating for Team West. The game takes place Jan. 14 in Hamilton, Ont. and will see Team West take on Team East in a battle of the top […]

5 BCHL players listed by NHL Central Scouting

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography NHL Central Scouting has released its initial Players to Watch list ahead of the 2020 NHL Entry Draft and five current BCHL players have made the cut. Each ranked BCHL player is listed as a C Prospect, which means a potential fourth, fifth or sixth-round pick. The list includes: Chilliwack […]

Scardina takes Player of the Week

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Nanaimo Clippers forward Ethan Scardina has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Oct. 6, the league announced Monday. In three games last week, the Clippers captain had six goals and three assists for nine points and was named the game’s first star in all […]

Johnson named BCHL Player of the Week

Trail Smoke Eaters forward Kent Johnson has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Sept. 22, the league announced Monday. The Port Moody, B.C. native had 10 points in his team’s four games this week. Johnson started his week with a pair of assists in his team’s 5-2 loss to […]

B.C. Born: Ethan Bowen

Playing for his hometown team in the BCHL has been somewhat of an advantage for Chilliwack Chiefs forward Ethan Bowen. The 17-year-old, who just started his second full BCHL season, was born and raise in Chilliwack, so he recognizes he hasn’t had to deal with some of the challenges that face most junior hockey players. […]