DraftGeek

DraftGeek

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.

WHL East Division recap

Canadian Thanksgiving may have been Monday, but two East Division teams found plenty to be thankful for later in the week. Tuesday, the Regina Pats were plenty grateful to welcome back Adam Brooks and the next day it was...

Lists: Team Edition January 18, 2017

Most Fights Vancouver Giants – 31 Spokane Chiefs – 30 Kelowna Rockets – 28 Lethbridge Hurricanes – 27 Least Fights Everett Silvertips – 8 Portland Winterhawks – 9 Seattle Thunderbirds – 14 Tri-City Americans – 15 Most 1st Period...

East Division update

Wyatt Sloboshan is back in Saskatchewan after being dealt to the Regina Pats from the Spokane Chiefs. The Western Hockey League trade deadline isn’t until Tuesday, Jan. 10, but teams in the East Division aren’t wasting any time in...

WHL Shootout History

2016-17 marks the 12th season the WHL has used the shootout format. As of February 20/17 there has been 868 shootouts in WHL history. The first year there were 94 shootouts, the most in one season. Before switching to 3-on-3 overtime last...

WHL Top 30 Draft Prospects: October Edition

Though the WHL season is less than 10 games old, a few prospects have already made a significant impact on their draft stock. The preliminary WHL Top 20 featured a familiar name at the top in Nolan Patrick, who...

Quarter Pole: Central Division Edition

Medicine Hat Tigers (13-5-1-0) .711 The Tigers might be the positive surprise of the division this season, after a bit of a slump last year, coach Clouston has turned the team into the early division leaders. Mason Shaw has...

Confidence breeds success for Halbgewachs

It took three years for Jayden Halbgewachs to be an overnight success in the Western Hockey League. In the fall of 2013, Moose Jaw Warriors general manager Alan Millar re-assigned Halbgewachs to the Regina Pat Canadians. Halbgewachs, a first-round...

WHL overreaction Monday: Geekie and Coghlan taking advantage of situation

photo courtesy Brian Liesse/Seattle Thunderbirds 58 players were ranked by NHL Central scouting last week as part of their midterm rankings. Lots of those players have worked their way up the rankings after NHL scouts have had the opportunity to...

WHL Bantam Draft: October Scouting Reports

With the 2016-17 Bantam hockey season under way, head Bantam scout Brayden Sullivan (Follow on Twitter @SullyDraftGeek) continues his series on DubNetwork. With the help of DraftGeek scouts, every month several draft reports will be posted on highly touted...

Red, White and Blue Report: Tips and Hawks start on fire

What an exciting week down in the States. We got to see bitter rivals trading blows, some of them low, for our entertainment and abject horror. No, we’re not talking about Trump and Hillary, we’re talking about the U.S....

2017 NHL draft prospect profiles: Cody Glass

You would be hard pressed to find a 2017 NHL draft prospect whose stock has risen more this year than Portland Winterhawks centre Cody Glass. The 17-year-old Winnipeg native has gone from being rated a “C” prospect on NHL...

Stay Connected

3,572FansLike
59FollowersFollow
326FollowersFollow
3,003FollowersFollow

Latest News