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JMMF to honour Miller … Mondays With Murray: No One is Scoring on this...

Bob Miller will be honoured by the JMMF on Sept. 30.Bob Miller, the legendary Hall of Fame play-by-play announcer for the Los Angeles Kings for 44 years, will receive the Jim Murray Memorial Foundation's Lifetime Achievement Award at the...

WHL playoff recap: Brooks and Gardiner provide series-tying, overtime heroics

Regina 3 Lethbridge 2(OT) (series tied 1-1) .@MapleLeafs prospect & @WHLPats captain @adambrooks77 is the OT hero in Game 2! #REGvsLET #WHLPlayoffs pic.twitter.com/QUeTK0v1jM — #WHLPlayoffs (@TheWHL) April 23, 2017 Game story: -After suffering a knee injury...

Everett assistant heads to France … Gardiner, Brooks OT heroes as Rockets, Pats even...

Brennan Sonne, who spent the past three seasons as an assistant coach with the Everett Silvertips, has signed as the head coach of Angers, a professional team in France. The Dukes of Angers play in the Ligue Magnus.Sonne’s move...

WHL playoff recap: ‘Canes & ‘TBirds out to early 1-0 Series leads

A second angle of the @WHLHurricanes' second goal. pic.twitter.com/K3OiAPksEK — #WHLPlayoffs (@TheWHL) April 22, 2017 Lethbridge 3 @Regina 1 (Lethbridge leads series 1-0) Hockey is a game of inches and that was exactly the case in game...

T-Birds, ‘Canes win openers … Estephan, Bear opening-night stars … CTE found in ex-juniors

The Kelowna Rockets opened the Western Conference final against the host Seattle Thunderbirds in Kent, Wash., last night without D Cal Foote, who will be a first-round selection in the NHL’s 2017 draft. He was completing a three-game WHL...

Road to the Memorial Cup: QMJHL Edition Round 3

And Then There Were Four…. The second round of the QMJHL playoffs went pretty much according to prediction with three of the four favoured teams advancing to the league semi finals. Let’s take a look at how things played...

Seattle Kelowna playoff history

(photo courtesy Brian Liesse/Seatle Thunderbirds) It’s a repeat of last year’s Western Conference final as Seattle and Kelowna come together yet again. In the last 17 years, the two squads have met up in the post-season eight times. The...

WHL Eastern Conference final preview: Lethbridge Hurricanes vs. Regina Pats

History has a funny way of repeating itself. Last season, the Regina Pats opened the Western Hockey League playoffs by disposing of the heavily-favoured Lethbridge Hurricanes. Now in the Eastern Conference final, the Canes would love to return the...

WHL playoffs: Western Conference Final – Kelowna Rockets vs Seattle Thunderbirds

We will be previewing the conference final match-ups in an on-going series. While any best-of-seven series that ends in five...

Anholt responds to Paddock’s chatter … Playoffs resume Friday … Ex-WHL coach honoured in...

Lethbridge Hurricanes GM Peter Anholt on Regina Pats Head Coach & GM John Paddock: "He's got the Regina media fooled and that's fine." #WHL— Taylor Shire (@TShireGlobal) April 20, 2017 Things are heating up as the Lethbridge Hurricanes...

Road to the Memorial Cup: OHL 3rd round edition

The second round of the OHL playoffs was an interesting contrast. The Eastern Conference matches went 4 games straight (Peterborough) and 5 games (Mississauga). The Western Conference matches were more hotly contested with Erie winning in...

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