Tychonick heads up rich draft class

A league-record-tying seven BCHL players were selected and a number of firsts were accomplished for the league at the 2018 NHL Entry Draft in Dallas on Saturday. First off the board for the league was Penticton Vees defenceman Jonny Tychonick who was selected 48th overall by the Ottawa Senators. The 2018 BCHL First Team all-star is committed […]

2018 Draft Hopefuls

American Airlines Center in Dallas is the host venue for the 2018 NHL Entry Draft and it could be a memorable locale for several BCHL players should they make it to the Show one day. NHL Central Scouting listed 13 BCHL players in its final ratings going into this weekend’s draft in Dallas. Since the […]

CJHL talent at Draft Combine

CALGARY, Alta. – At the National Hockey League Scouting Combine this past weekend in Buffalo, N.Y., five players who compete in the Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) showed what they can do. There were four defencemen and one forward from the CJHL among the 104 participants from across North America and Europe that were invited to […]

Central Scouting publishes final Draft list

NHL Central Scouting released its final prospect ratings ahead of the 2018 NHL Entry draft. On the list of North American skaters are 21 CJHL Players, including 13 from the BCHL. (Click here for the complete players listing) 36. Jonny Tychonick, D, Penticton Vees 40. Slava Demin, D, Wenatchee Wild 94. Seth Barton, D, Trail […]

BCHL Playoff recap – Wednesday, April 4

Andre Ghantous scored twice in the first period for the Trail Smoke Eaters, making the difference in a 5-2 home win that keeps them alive in their series against the Wenatchee Wild. Ryan Murphy opened the scoring just 1:09 into the first for the home side and Ghantous followed with his pair of goals, just […]

Latest Prospects List

CALGARY, Alta. – National Hockey League Central Scouting released its mid-term rankings Monday for the 2018 NHL Draft this June in Dallas, Texas and 20 players from Canadian Junior Hockey League teams earned places on the list. That group features 17 CJHL skaters along with three goaltenders. Topping the CJHL contingent among North American skaters […]

10 players, 1 coach headed to Mississauga

The annual CJHL Prospects Game is less than a week away and as usual, there will be a ton of BCHL talent taking part. The 2018 game will be played in Mississagua, Ont. at Port Credit Memorial Arena, home of the Ontario Junior Hockey League’s Mississauga Chargers In all, 10 BCHL players have been invited […]

Rosters named for Jan. 23

CALGARY, Alta. – The Canadian Junior Hockey League, in partnership with the National Hockey League and Hockey Canada as well as in conjunction with NHL Central Scouting, announced Monday its playing rosters for the upcoming CJHL Prospects Game, which will be held on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. ET in Mississauga, Ont., at […]

Barton commits to UML

In what has been a whirlwind few weeks of hockey news for Seth Barton, the piece that started it all off was his commitment to NCAA hockey. The Trail Smoke Eaters defenceman has inked with UMass-Lowell with the intention of heading there for the 2019-20 season. In addition to that bit of news, Barton also […]