Playoff recap – March 25

Marty Westhaver scored twice, Riley Hughes had three points and Kurtis Chapman stopped 27 of 28 shots as the Victoria Grizzlies defeated the Powell River Kings 6-1 in Game 7 of their second-round series to advance to the third round. Carter Berger opened the scoring for the Grizzlies with a power-play marker with under six […]

Playoff recap – March 4

Nick Poisson scored twice in the second period, including the game-winner, to lift the Prince George Spruce Kings to a 5-2 road win over the Coquitlam Express that puts PG up 3-0 in their best-of-seven series. Chong Min Lee opened the scoring in the first for the Spruce Kings but Alex DiPaolo replied for the […]

LaFontaine takes BCHLPOW

Penticton Vees goalie Jack LaFontaine has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Jan. 20, the league announced Monday. LaFontaine turned aside 111 of 116 shots over three road games, each of which the Vees won in the shootout where the netminder was just as good as he made 16 […]

Caps vs. Kings

Tonight – Cowichan Valley Capitals (1-5-1-1) at Powell River Kings (5-2-0-0) 7 p.m. at  Hap Parker Arena in Powell River Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS WATCH ON HOCKEYTV Previous Meetings This is the first meeting of the season between these Island Division rivals. Last year, the teams met eight times, with the Kings winning four […]

BCHL Playoff recap: Monday, April 2

Ben Berard scored his third overtime game-winning goals of the playoffs, lifting the Powell River Kings to an extremely important 3-2 home win over the Prince George Spruce Kings. Prince George now leads the best-of-seven series 2-1. The home side got off to the start they wanted, getting goals 14 seconds apart from Neal Samanski […]

Series preview – Powell River vs. Victoria

#2 Powell River Kings vs. #1 Victoria Grizzlies Game one: Friday, March 16 – 7 p.m. at The Q Centre in Victoria TICKETS WATCH LIVE ON HOCKEYTV Season Series The two teams faced each other eight times this year and Victoria won the season series with five wins, one of which came in overtime, and […]