13 current/committed BCHL players taken in 2019 NHL Draft

Day two of the NHL Draft was today and, as expected, it featured a ton of BCHL talent. After Alex Newhook was selected 16th overall by the Colorado Avalanche in Round 1 yesterday, seven more players from the league were chosen today in rounds two to seven. The eight players were the most selected since […]

BCHL commish talks Newhook, draft with TSN1040

BCHL commissioner Chris Hebb hit the airwaves on TSN 1040 radio on Tuesday, speaking with Don Taylor and Bob Marjanovich on TSN’s midday show. They covered everything to do with the 2019 NHL Draft, including breaking down Alex Newhook’s seasons, and also looked ahead to next BCHL season. Click here to listen to the full […]

2019 NHL Draft Primer

The 2019 NHL Draft takes place this weekend on June 21 and 22 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver. With 10 BCHL players making the cut on NHL Central Scouting’s final rankings released in April, we are breaking down each player and where they can expect to be taken come draft day. Alex Newhook (F) – […]

10 BCHLers on final Central Scouting list

NHL Central Scouting released their final rankings ahead of the 2019 Entry Draft taking place June 21 and 22 in Vancouver and 10 BCHL players are listed. Leading the way is Victoria Grizzlies forward and BCHL MVP Alex Newhook. The league’s leading scorer is ranked 13th among North American skaters, up three spots from his […]

Chiefs vs. PG

Tonight – Chilliwack Chiefs (42-13-1-0) at Prince George Spruce Kings (37-13-1-5) 7 p.m. at Rolling Mix Concrete Arena in Prince George Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS FREE TO VIEW ON HOCKEYTV Previous Meetings Tonight is the seventh of eight meetings this year between the teams and the season series is tied at three wins apiece. […]

Berger named POW for 2nd time

Victoria Grizzlies defenceman Carter Berger has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the period of Dec. 29 to Jan. 6, the league announced Monday. Berger was a goal-scoring machine for the Grizzlies coming out of the Christmas break, notching seven goals in his team’s four games and adding one assist for good […]

PG vs. Chilliwack

Tonight – Prince George Spruce Kings (18-7-1-1) vs. Chilliwack Chiefs (20-8-0-0) 7 p.m. at Prospera Centre in Chilliwack Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS FREE TO VIEW ON HOCKEYTV Previous Meetings The two teams played a back-to-back in Prince George on the opening weekend of the season with the Spruce Kings taking both contests. On Sept. […]

Hawthorne earns POW

Alberni Valley Bulldogs goaltender John Hawthorne has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Nov. 18, the league announced Monday. The second-year netminder faced a ton of rubber over the weekend, stopping 105 of 111 shots over three games. Hawthorne finished the week with .946 save percentage, a goals-against average […]

Latest on prospects – 7 BCHLers

CALGARY, Alta. – National Hockey League Central Scouting released Monday its updated Players to Watch List as a prelude to the upcoming 2019 NHL Draft and 19 current Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) skaters are among those ranked. Continuing to top the CJHL contingent is Victoria Grizzlies (BCHL) forward and 2017-18 CJHL Rookie of the […]

Berger nabs BCHLPOW

Victoria Grizzlies defenceman Carter Berger has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Oct. 28, the league announced Monday. Berger piled up four goals and two assists for seven points on the Grizzlies three-game road trip this weekend. The North Vancouver native had a goal and an assist on Friday […]