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DraftGeek aims to bring you the most accurate information on the top prospects in western Canada, and will be expanding our scouting reach to cover leagues ranging from major junior to bantam AAA.

Victoria Royals alumni update: Patrik Polivka

In the city of Pilsen, located in western Bohemia in the Czech Republic, Victoria Royals alumni Patrik Polivka is still very active in hockey. After starring in net for the Royals for 96 games over two seasons...

WHL burning questions: summer edition

We’ve entered the summer doldrums, the time when hockey fans are just itching to see their teams hit the ice. We thought it was high time to look at the WHL teams burning questions as we head into the...

Hockey Alberta U16 shortlist roster stacked with WHL drafted talent

Hockey Alberta announced their U16 shortlist roster yesterday and all 30 players listed were selected by WHL teams in May’s bantam draft. Of the 30 players, 20 will be chosen to play for Hockey Alberta for late October’s Western...

Spokane Chiefs draft overview

Spokane Chiefs Draft Overview -For me Spokane drafted one of the most interesting draft groups this year. They really took players who had the tools but weren’t well polished, in my opinion. Starting right at the top with their...

WHL Logo Competition

The second competition installment is here, where you the WHL fans will decide a winner. I think we all had a lot of fun with the jersey competition, especially those Seattle Thunderbirds fans who came out voting in droves....

Spokane Chiefs sign import pick Milos Fafrak

The Spokane Chiefs announced on Friday that 18-year-old Right Winger Milos Fafrak, whom the Chiefs selected 18th overall in the first round in the Canadian Hockey League Import Draft back on June 28th, has signed a standard player agreement....

Seattle Thunderbirds draft overview

Seattle Thunderbirds Draft Overview Seattle really didn’t have a whole lot of picks to work with in the draft. Through the first 10 rounds they made eight selections including two in the 10th. They really took players who compete...

Portland Winterhawks notebook: who is the next break out candidate?

Mike Johnston’s return to Portland and the WHL was an impact one in 2016-17. The Winterhawks won six more games than the previous season despite having less NHL-drafted talent on the roster and got to the second round after...

Hitmen hire new GM and head coach

The Calgary Hitmen have their hockey operations staff locked in for the 2017-18 season. Jeff Chynoweth was introduced as the new general manager for the Calgary Hitmen Tuesday morning at McMahon Stadium. In a press conference Tuesday morning at...

Saskatoon Blades draft overview

Saskatoon Blade draft overview -We really felt that the Saskatoon Blades had one of the top drafts. They had five draft picks in the first two rounds and added solid future core pieces. They really targeted skill and speed...

Kisio to lead Team Canada at the U18 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup

Earlier today Hockey Canada announced that Lethbridge Hurricanes head coach Brent Kisio would lead the team headed to the Czech Republic for the annual Ivan Hlinka Memorial tournament. Brent has been the head coach of the Hurricanes over the...

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