BCHL Next Generation: Prince George Spruce Kings

All summer we’ll be going team-by-team to profile new players coming in for the 2020-21 season with recaps of offseason commits and acquisitions. We will also have interviews and scouting reports from the coaches. Next up is the Prince George Spruce Kings. The BCHL recently announced a tentative Dec. 1 start date due to the […]

Playoff recap: Mar. 3

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Coquitlam Express – 5 Langley Rivermen – 4 (OT) Josh Wildauer scored twice in the third period, but it was Danny Peason who played hero in this one, scoring his first of the postseason 7:49 into overtime to give the Coquitlam Express the 5-4 win over the Langley Rivermen and […]

Playoff recap: Mar. 2

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Salmon Arm Silverbacks – 3 Victoria Grizzlies – 2 Ethan Langenegger continued his strong play in net, making 28 saves, and Luke Mylymok continued his timely scoring in the first round as the Salmon Arm Silverbacks outlasted the Victoria Grizzlies 3-2 in Game 3 to push the Victoria to the […]

Playoff recap: Feb. 29

Cowichan Valley Capitals – 7 Powell River Kings – 6 (OT) Primo Self had a hat trick and Brady Lynn registered a two-point night, including the game-winning goal with just over six to play in the first overtime period as the Cowichan Valley Capitals outlasted the Powell River Kings 7-6 in a wild Game 2 […]

Playoff Recap: Feb. 28

Trail Smoke Eaters – 2 Prince George Spruce Kings – 1 A pair of goals in the last five minutes and 25 saves from Logan Terness propelled the Trail Smoke Eaters to a dramatic 2-1 come-from-behind victory over the defending-champion Prince George Spruce Kings in Game 1 of their opening-round series. Prince George defenceman Nick […]

Interior Division Playoff Preview

Next up in our divisional playoff previews is the Interior Division. This year is unique as we have two crossover teams in the Prince George Spruce Kings and the Victoria Grizzlies, while the Penticton Vees and Trail Smoke Eaters will look to build on stellar regular seasons and go on a long postseason run. #1 […]

BCHL Road Show set for this weekend

The BCHL Road Show supported by LNG Canada gets going this Family Day long weekend from Tamitik Arena in Kitimat, B.C. Game action between the Langley Rivermen and the Prince George Spruce Kings begins Saturday night, but there are events taking place all weekend long, starting Friday where both teams will be visiting local schools […]

NHL Bloodlines: Tom Richter

Tom Richter was born in the year 2000 and his dad Mike Richter wrapped up his NHL career in 2003, so unfortunately he doesn’t have many memories of his playing days. Tom would have been around three years old when his dad officially called it career after 14 years spent with the New York Rangers, […]

Canucks Alumni to participate in Road Show

The BCHL and LNG Canada are proud to partner with the Vancouver Canucks Alumni for the Road Show event in Kitimat, B.C.. The Canucks Alumni will be sending two of their most distinguished members to the event, Dave Babych and Jyrki Lumme, who were both an integral part of the Canucks famous 1994 team that […]

Kitimat’s Pacheco talks Road Show, Spruce Kings and his time at Brock University

Photo credit: Prince George Citizen Growing up in Kitimat, B.C., former Prince George Spruce King and Cowichan Valley Capital Skylar Pacheco is well-aware of the charms that come with living in a small town. The defenceman who played over 200 BCHL games from 2011 to 2015, enjoyed his childhood there, especially from a hockey perspective. […]