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 […]

Bandits beat Spruce Kings for NJAC title

Photo credit: Matthew Murnaghan/Hockey Canada Images By Jason La Rose, Hockey Canada BROOKS, Alta. – Simon Boyko opened and closed the scoring for the Brooks Bandits, and the hosts rode a three-goal first period to a 4-3 win over the Prince George Spruce Kings on Sunday and a second title at Canada’s National Junior A Championship. […]

PG wins NJAC opener over Oakville

Photo credit: Matthew Murnaghan/Hockey Canada Images By Jason La Rose, Hockey Canada BROOKS, Alta. – Chong Min Lee, Patrick Cozzi and Ben Poisson scored goals in the decisive second period, and the Prince George Spruce Kings (BCHL) scored five times unanswered to earn a 5-1 win over the Oakville Blades (OJHL) on Sunday afternoon at the […]

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 win first-ever Doyle Cup

Photo credit: Kyle Balzer, PrinceGeorgeMatters.com On the strength of three third-period goals, the Prince George Spruce Kings came from behind to beat the Brooks Bandits 4-2 in Game 6 to win the franchise’s first-ever Doyle Cup. Brooks got out to an early lead when Tyler Campbell scored 3:25 into the game, but Lucas Vanroboys replied […]

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 […]

PG evens Doyle Cup with Game 4 win

After losing back-to-back games for the first time since January, the Prince George Spruce Kings answered back with a 3-1 win over the Brooks Bandits in Game 4 of the Doyle Cup to tie the series 2-2. Brooks came out strong in the first period, outshooting the Spruce Kings 8-4 and opening the scoring on […]

Spruce Kings win first ever Fred Page Cup

The Prince George Spruce Kings capped off a dominant playoff run with a 3-1 victory over the Vernon Vipers in Game 4 of the league finals to complete the series sweep and win the franchise’s first ever Fred Page Cup championship. Nolan Welsh tipped in a slick pass from Layton Ahac on the power play […]

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 […]

Hughes named POW

Victoria Grizzlies forward Riley Hughes has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Mar. 24, the league announced Monday. The 2018 New York Rangers draft pick piled up one goal and six assists for seven points in Victoria’s four playoff games last week. Hughes kicked off his week with a […]